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How to Ditch Your Old Email Address For a Proper Apple ID Login
Previously, it was impossible to convert an Apple ID email address without creating a brand new account. Longtime Apple users invested in the company’s iOS, iTunes, or macOS ecosystem have probably been stuck with the same Apple ID, most likely a third-party email address, for quite some time. Whether you’d like to retire that embarrassing (or compromised) email address, declare email bankruptcy, or start over with an official Apple ID, complete with inbox, with, here’s how to ditch the old email address of yore and finally go all-in.
Before You Change Your Apple ID
Don’t rush into changing your Apple ID without getting your ducks in a row. Apple suggests you log out of whatever devices you own. If you use Apple services on other non-Apple devices (like iCloud for Windows), you’ll have to sign out and re-enter your updated Apple ID username and password for those services as well. While you’ll be signed out of these devices automatically anyway, Apple’s recommended procedure explicitly mentions logging out of devices first, and will save you from the headache of dealing with potentially malicious sign in pop-ups should you be asked to enter your new credentials later on.
How to Change Your ID
Apple provides a detailed set of instructions on changing your Apple ID, but the process depends on your current Apple ID email address. If you’re using a third-party email address (like a Yahoo or Hotmail account), you have two options: change your username to another third-party email address, like your Gmail account, or start fresh with a new email address from Apple.
If you choose to create an Apple ID, you’ll be able to use an @icloud.com, @me.com, or @mac.com email address that doubles as your new username. Those already using an Apple email as their Apple ID are able to change their username as well, but only to another @icloud.com, @me.com, or @mac.com email address. (In other words, you can’t switch from an Apple email to a third-party option, but you can create a fresh Apple option from scratch.)
How to Connect Two Apple ID Accounts
The less patient Apple users among us may have long since abandoned their old third-party accounts and created an Apple ID using Apple’s own email addresses. That means you might have two Apple ID accounts. While Apple (still) won’t let you merge two accounts into one, you can use Apple’s Family Sharing feature to link your old account to your new one. Gather your old Apple ID information, follow Apple’s instructions for adding an Apple ID to your family group, and regain access to your old apps, music, and other media.
If you are like me, I spend most my free time at my desk and on the computer. When I leave my desk I get frustrated when I don't have access to files on my home computer. I found an article that goes into detail of how to turn your computer into a remote access media center. Being able to share files with others, stream music and video, access files as well as share them, is a life saver.
Do you ever wonder how can you map one exe file to another exe file ?? For example, if you try to open calc.exe then it will open cmd.exe automatically.
You can easily do it by executing a simple batch program and can read the inline comments in the code to understand the code.
Image Hijack Code
Rem For any doubts please visit www.secsavvy.com.
Rem Purpose: to remap a exe to another exe file.
Rem It is used for commenting in Program.
Rem Echo off means you dont want to display prompt like "C:".
Rem to insert blank line
Rem It displays the text on cmd.
Echo Image Hijack Program
Rem It will set the title of window.
Title Image Hijack v 1.0 by Ayush (www.secsavvy.com)
Echo 1. Remap a exe
Echo 2. Delete previous entries
Echo Enter your choice(1/2):
Rem This command it set the variable "exename" to the value entered by user.
Rem For more info type set /? in cmd
SET /P option=
Rem goto transfer the control …