When you set up Family Sharing on your Apple ID, you can add up to five other family members, for a total of six people. One of them is the “Organizer”—the person who set up the family and can add or remove people—and everyone else is either an Adult or a Child (with restricted privileges).
Can there be two organizers on Family Sharing?
Apple allows family members with separate Apple IDs to join a Family Sharing group and share Apple Music, Book, TV, apps, and other Apple purchases, among other benefits. The Family Organizer of each group can enable Ask to Buy and designate a second adult to approve kids’ Apple purchases, as well.
How do I make someone else an organizer in Family Sharing?
2 Answers. The only way to change the person who is responsible for the payment method (in other words, change the Organizer) is to turn off Family Sharing and have the new person start it over again. In the Settings app go to iCloud then tap on Family, then your account in the list at the top, then Stop Sharing.
How do I change my Apple Family Sharing organizer?
Choose Apple menu > System Preferences > iCloud, then click Manage Family. Click your name as the organizer. Click the Remove (—) button in the bottom-left corner.
Can the organizer on Family Sharing See text messages?
Question: Q: Can other family members see my text messages? Answer: A: Answer: A: Family Sharing does not share messages, contacts, or other private info.
Why am I getting my wifes text messages on my iPhone?
This happens when you both use the same Apple ID for iMessage. To fix this you have two choices: On one of the phones go to Settings>Messages>Send & Receive, tap the ID, sign out, then sign back in with a different ID. Note: you can still share the same ID for purchasing in Settings>iTunes & App Stores; or.
How do I leave Family Sharing under 13?
If there are children under the age of 13* in the family group, the family organiser can’t disband the group until they move the child to another Family Sharing group.
Disband a family group
- Go to Settings.
- Tap your name, then tap Family Sharing.
- Tap your name.
- Tap Stop Using Family Sharing.
How do I approve a purchase on Family Sharing?
If you’re a parent in a family group, you can approve or deny requests for content from Google Play.
Approve or deny requests
- When a family member makes a purchase, they’ll see a screen that asks for your password.
- Review the request.
- To approve it, enter your Google Account password on their device.
- Tap Approve.
How do I separate two iphones with the same Apple ID?
Short answer is you can’t have both. By sharing an Apple ID, you are the same person using 2 different devices. Your phones are behaving as designed.
What happens to Apple ID when child turns 13?
Once your child reaches the age of 13 (or equivalent minimum age depending on jurisdiction), they will be permitted to maintain their account without participating in Family Sharing.
Can I pay for my own purchases on Family Sharing?
An adult family member should be able to make their own purchases AND participate in family sharing of photos, calendar events, music etc! YES!!!
Why is Apple Family Sharing not working?
Check your settings to make sure that you’re signed in everywhere with the same Apple ID, including Family Sharing and purchase sharing. Then ask your family members to check their settings too.