How do you tell if your iMessage is being used on another device
Tap your Apple ID banner at the top of the menu. Scroll down, then tap any device name to view that device's information, such as the device model, serial number, OS version, and whether the device is trusted and can be used to receive Apple ID verification codes.Sept 1, 2020
Do you need an Apple ID for iMessage
No, you need an Apple ID for iMessage. To clarify: you need an Apple ID to receive iMessages on iPods, iPads, an Macs. iMessages which can only be sent between Apple devices require an Apple ID to do so.
How do I stop using my Apple ID for iMessage
On your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch:
- Go to Settings > Messages > Send & Receive. Tap your Apple ID, then tap Sign Out.
- Go to Settings > FaceTime. Tap your Apple ID, then tap Sign Out.
How can I see who is logged into my iMessage
See information about devices signed in with your Apple ID on
- On iCloud.com, go to Account Settings.
- In the My Devices section, select a device in the list. Note: If one of your devices isn't listed, make sure you're signed in on the device with your Apple ID. You can view the following information:
What does this mean your Apple ID and phone number are now being used for iMessage on a new Apple Watch
This is an authentic notification. It is informing the user that there has been another device set up using the same Apple ID. It sends an alert to all other devices, to approve your ID being used on the new device.23
How do I stop iMessages from sharing between devices
How to Stop iMessages From Going to iPad and Other Devices
- Step #1. Go to Settings → Tap on Messages.
- Step #2. Turn off the switch for iMessage.
- Step #1. Go to Settings → Open Messages.
- Step #2. Tap on Send & Receive.
- Step #3. Now tap on the email id under the “You Can Be Reached By iMessage At” label to de-select it.
How do I stop iMessages from syncing between devices
Turn iMessage OFF everywhere other than your iPhone
Just open up Settings, select Messages, and slide that circle next to iMessage over to the closed setting, as seen below. On a Mac, just open Messages, select Preferences, and go to the Accounts tab. From there, just sign out.
Can someone access my messages through iCloud
You can view text messages on iCloud that you've received or sent to anyone on any synced device, at any time. As long as you have syncing turned on for each of your Apple devices, they will all be viewable in the Messages app, whether you're using an iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, or Mac.
What if my Apple ID is being used on another device
Change your Apple ID password and choose a strong password. Review all the personal and security information in your account. Update any information that isn't correct or that you don't recognize, including: Your name.
Can someone else read my text messages
Reading Text Messages Secretly
You can read text messages on any phone, be it Android or iOS, without the knowledge of the target user. All you need is a phone spy service for it. Such services are not rare nowadays. There are so many apps that advertise phone spying solutions with top-notch services.
Why are my text messages showing up on other devices
If someone in your family is getting text messages meant for you, or vice-versa, it's probably because those devices are sharing the same Apple ID. This typically happens because, at some point, you all wanted to share content you bought from the iTunes store, including apps, games, music, movies, TV shows, and more.
How do I stop my iPhone from sharing other devices
Turn off Handoff on your devices
- iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch: Go to Settings > General > AirPlay & Handoff.
- Mac: Choose Apple menu > System Preferences, click General, then deselect “Allow Handoff between this Mac and your iCloud devices.”
What does the message your Apple ID and phone number are now being used for iMessage and Facetime on a new iPhone mean
This may mean that your Apple ID password is compromised. You can see where your Apple ID was used to sign in. You can see the list of devices and remove devices if you need to: On iPhone or iPad: Go to Settings > [your name], then scroll down.
What does it mean to use your Apple ID for iMessages
If you sign in to iMessage with the same Apple ID on all your devices, all the messages that you send and receive on iPhone also appear on your other Apple devices. Send a message from whichever device is closest to you, or use Handoff to start a conversation on one device and continue it on another.
Can I send an iMessage to a phone number
You can send and receive messages between various Apple devices such as iPhone, iPad, and Mac. iMessage isn't supported on other platforms such as Windows, Android, etc.
How do I create a new iMessage account
Create an Apple ID on another device
- Go to appleid.apple.com and click Create Your Apple ID.
- Follow the onscreen steps.
- Enter a phone number that you can always access.
- Check the boxes to subscribe to Apple Updates if you'd like.
- Click Continue.
- Follow the onscreen steps to verify your email address and phone number.
How do I separate iMessages from shared Apple ID
Control Where iMessages Appear
Tap Send & Receive. This screen lists the phone numbers and email addresses associated with the Apple ID. Uncheck any phone numbers or email addresses that should no longer receive or send iMessages that are associated with your Apple ID.31
How do you stop iMessages from going to all devices
Answer: A: Setting->Messages->Text Message Forwarding, and turn off devices you don't want. This will prevent all SMS texts from going onto other devices. For iMessages (between Apple devices), you will need to sign out of iMessage on each device you do not want to have receiving messages.21