8 Ways to Fix iPhone Keeps Asking for Apple ID Password


If your iPhone keeps asking for your Apple ID passcode, you’re not alone. Many iPhone users have faced the same thing especially after updating their phones. In this guide, I will tell you some solutions to this problem where iPhone keeps asking for your Apple ID password from time to time.

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Ways to Fix iPhone Keeps Asking for Apple ID, Password

The possible reasons for this problem can be many including iCloud, iTunes or App Store settings. Here are all possible ways to fix this problem yourself. Read more!

Restart iPhone

As we have told you in many guides before, the first thing you can try while encountering a bug on your phone is to restart it. This will simply kill all background processes and start your phone over. Most likely, the password problem may have gone away by then.

We’ve also put together a guide on how to reboot an iPhone.

Update iOS version

In some cases, users may not have updated their iPhone and face the same issue. Well, sometimes such bug fixes are included in the software update released by Apple. So the next thing you can do is to check for an update on your phone.

1. Open Settings on your iPhone and tap General.

z2. Now tap Software Update.

3. If you see an update on the next page, tap Download and Install.

Disable Face ID for iTunes, App Store

As mentioned above, this issue can also occur due to iTunes or App Store settings. So when you try to download the app it will ask for a password. Here’s how to fix this by turning it off and on again:

1. Go to Settings and select Face ID & Passcode.

2. Now turn off the switch next to iTunes & App Store.

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