Question: Why is my old phone still connected to my new iPhone?

WHEN YOU GET a new phone or device, you will normally start off by connecting your old account to it. Yet old phones may still be connected to your account even if theyre lying around dormant. The best thing to do is to do a factory reset on your old phone when you change.

How do I deactivate my old iPhone?

Enter your Apple ID password and tap Turn Off. If youre using iOS 10.2 or earlier, tap Settings > iCloud > Sign Out. Tap Sign Out again, then tap Delete from My [device] and enter your Apple ID password.

Why my Apple ID still showing when I wiped my old phone?

As long as it is listed there, even if erased, it is activation locked and tied to your AppleID. As long as your new phone has Service and is working with your carrier fine, it being listed there wont affect anything for you and use of the new device.

Should I remove my old iPhone from iCloud?

Your Apple devices use iCloud to stay backed up and in sync. If youre no longer using a device, though, you should remove it from your iCloud account. If you acquired an Apple device thats still connected to someone elses iCloud account, contact the previous owner and ask them to remove it using iCloud.com.

Do I need to deactivate my old phone before activating my new one?

Activate a new Android Smartphone Save contacts and content on your old phone using the Transfer Content info. Power both phones down. To properly activate the new device on the network, ensure both phones are powered down. If necessary, insert the SIM card into the new phone.

Can I go back to my old Apple ID?

The only solution is to change your Apple ID back to its previous state with Apple at My Apple ID using your current password, you dont need access to this address if its previously been used with your Apple ID, once you have saved these details enter the password as requested on your device and then turn off find

How do I disconnect my old phone to my new phone?

While its not the same thing, you can remove old phones from your devices list. Go into your Google Play account and click on settings. You will see a list of all the devices youve connected to your account. You can rename them or untick them from your list.

How do I transfer my stuff to my new iPhone?

Transfer data to new iPhone: How to use iCloud backups and restoringOpen Settings on your old iPhone.Tap the Apple ID banner.Tap iCloud.Tap iCloud Backup.Tap Back Up Now. Turn your old iPhone off once the backup is finished.Remove the SIM card from your old iPhone or if youre going to move it to your new one.Feb 11, 2021

What does removing a device from Apple ID do?

If youve set up two-factor authentication for your Apple ID, removing a device will ensure that it can no longer display verification codes. It also wont have access to iCloud and other Apple services, including Find My, until you sign in again using two-factor authentication.

Will a factory reset on old phone affect my new phone?

It will not remove the devices operating system (iOS, Android, Windows Phone) but will go back to its original set of apps and settings. Also, resetting it doesnt harm your phone, even if you end up doing it multiple times.

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