In today’s digital world, iPhone has become an essential gadget for everyone. It has impressed users with its outstanding features and has increased its user base worldwide. However, with every feature, there come certain restrictions. One such restriction is the ‘Verification Required’ message that pops up when someone tries to download an app from the App Store. This message asks you to provide your payment details, which worries many people. So, in this blog, we are going to show you some methods to get past the verification required on iPhone without providing your payment details.
Before we proceed with the methods, let’s have a quick look at what you need:
1. An iPhone with an active internet connection
2. Apple ID and Password
3. Patience and focus.
What requires your focus?
When you try to bypass the verification required message, it is important to focus on the instructions given in the methods. One small mistake can lead you to face payment issues later. If you follow the methods carefully, there will not be a need to provide payment details.
Method 1: Free Application
Are you tired of entering payment details every time you try to download an app on your iPhone? This method can help you to get past the verification required message without entering any payment information. Here are the steps:
1. Open the App Store on your iPhone.
2. Go to any free application which you want to download.
3. Then click on the ‘Get’ button. It will show a popup to enter Apple ID and Password.
4. Instead of entering your details, click on the ‘Create New Apple ID’ button.
5. Then, choose your country/region as per your preference.
6. Agree to the terms and conditions and fill in the details required in the new form.
7. Complete the form, and your new Apple ID is ready to use.
8. After creating the new Apple ID, go back to the App Store and try to download the app again.
9. This time, when the verification required message pops up, enter the newly created Apple ID and click OK.
10. Enjoy your downloaded application without any payment details.
– You can get free applications without providing payment details
– Access to applications not available in your country/region
– No need to worry about subscription renewal or accidental payment
– Having multiple Apple IDs can confuse you
– Cannot download paid applications without providing payment details.
Method 2: Family Sharing
Apple offers a feature called Family sharing, which allows up to six family members to share the same App Store purchases, including music, movies, TV shows, books, and apps. The payment details of one family member can be used by others without entering their information. Here are the steps to set up family sharing:
1. Open the App Store on your iPhone.
2. Click on the ‘Profile’ button on the top right corner of your screen.
3. Click on ‘Set Up Family Sharing.’
4. You can invite family members or create a new account for a family member who doesn’t have one.
5. Once the family members accept the invitation, they can share all the apps and purchases made by the manager’s account.
6. To download any app, family members need to click on the ‘Get’ button and enter their Apple ID password.
7. The payment information of the manager’s account is used to purchase an app or subscribe to a service. Other family members can access the purchased app without entering their payment details.
– No need to enter payment details every time you download an app
– Sharing of purchases among family members
– Access to purchased resources without any payment details.
– Limited to six family members
– The manager’s payment details are used for every purchase or subscription made by any family member.
Method 3: Gift Cards
If you are against entering your payment information, you can use a gift card to make purchases on the App Store. Gift cards are available in multiple denominations and can be redeemed for any app or music, movies, books, shows, or games. Here are the steps to redeem a gift card:
1. Buy an App Store or iTunes gift card.
2. Scratch to reveal the redeem code.
3. Open the App Store on the iPhone.
4. Click on the ‘Profile’ button on the top right corner of your screen.
5. Scroll down and click on ‘Redeem Gift Card’.
6. Enter the redemption code and click on ‘Redeem’.
7. Your gift card balance will be added to your Apple ID account balance.
8. Now, you can use this balance to purchase apps or other items without entering your payment details.
– Easy to use
– Avoids the need to enter the payment details
– Balance can be used for multiple purchases.
– Need to buy gift cards from the store or online
– The gift card can be used only in the country/region it was purchased.
Why Can’t I Get Past Verification Required?
Not everyone is able to bypass the verification required message easily. Here are some reasons why you may face issues:
1. Incorrect Apple ID and Password
2. Insufficient balance in Apple ID account
3. Invalid payment information in the online payment service
4. Country or region restriction
5. There may be some issues with iOS update
1. Check your Apple ID and password before entering them.
2. Make sure your App Store balance is sufficient before purchasing.
3. Check whether you have entered the correct payment information in the online payment service.
4. Check whether the app you want to download is available in your country/region.
5. Update the iOS to the latest version to avoid any issues during download.
To avoid any issues while trying to bypass the verification required message, follow these suggestions:
1. Always use reliable methods to avoid future payment issues.
2. Do not share your Apple ID and password with anyone
3. Always check your App Store balance before purchasing any app or subscription.
4. Keep your payment information updated in the online payment service.
5. Update your iOS to avoid any download issues.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How can I update my payment information on my iPhone?
A. You can update your payment information on your iPhone by following the below instructions:
– Open the App Store on your iPhone.
– Click on the ‘Profile’ button on the top right corner of your screen.
– Click on ‘Payment & Shipping’ option
– Now, update your payment information and save it.
Q. Can I buy an app for someone else?
A. Yes, you can buy an app for someone else by using the gift feature. You need to select the ‘Gift’ option and enter the recipient’s email address. The recipient will receive an email with instructions on how to download the app.
Q. How can I remove the verification required message?
A. You cannot remove this message permanently, but you can avoid it by using the methods discussed in this blog.
Q. Do I need to create a new Apple ID for every free application?
A. No, you do not need to create a new Apple ID for every free application. You can use the same Apple ID to download any free app from the App Store.
Q. Can I share a paid app with family sharing?
A. Yes, you can share a paid app with family sharing by purchasing it from one account. All the family members can use the same app without any additional payment.
The ‘Verification Required’ message on your iPhone can often be frustrating. But with the methods listed above, you can easily bypass this message and download apps without having to provide payment details. Always remember to use reliable methods and avoid sharing Apple ID and password with anyone. Follow the suggestions to avoid future payment issues and keep your payment information updated in the online payment service. With a little patience, you can get past verification required on iPhone easily.