This Apple ID has been disabled for security reasons

Posted by Stefan on December 9th, 2010 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Well you came to read this because you tried to enter your itunes password and got the message that – “This Apple ID has been disabled for security reasons”.

The most likely reason for this is that you tried to enter your password several times and were unsuccessful in that. It is possible that your son tried it several times to download a game and was not able to do that.

So how to solve this problem once you have received it. It is really irritating to see this message and not able to do anything. This apply to the normal AT&T iPhone as well as the jailbroken phone.

All you need to do is go to http://iforgot.apple.com/.

It will ask for Apple ID, which is essentially your log in name. Make sure you enter your full email id – for example – test@freshgizmos.com

This will send you an email to your account. You should now open your email and look for an email from Apple. Click on the link in the email. It will take you a web address where you can enter the new password. You are all set now and – “This Apple ID has been disabled for security reasons” problem stands resolved.

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