Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to invite family to Apple Music so you can all enjoy your favorite tunes together.
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Introduction: Why you might want to invite family to Apple Music
You might want to invite your family to join Apple Music for a number of reasons. Maybe you want to share your music with them, or maybe you want to have one subscription that everyone in the family can use. Whatever the reason, it’s easy to invite your family to join Apple Music.
When you invite your family to join Apple Music, they’ll be able to access all of the music that you’ve subscribed to, as well as any music that they’ve subscribed to themselves. They can also listen to music offline, and create their own custom playlists. Plus, they’ll get all of the benefits of an Apple Music membership, like ad-free listening, exclusive content, and more.
How to invite family to Apple Music
Apple Music is a great way to share your music with your family and friends. You can invite up to six people to join your family group and share your Apple Music subscription with them. Here’s how:
Open the Apple Music app. Tap the For You tab, then tap your profile picture in the top right corner.
Tap Family Sharing, then tap Get Started. If you don’t see Family Sharing, make sure that you’re signed in with your Apple ID and not a different family member’s.
Follow the onscreen instructions to set up Family Sharing. If you’re asked to confirm your billing information, make sure that your payment method is up to date.
Once you’ve set up Family Sharing, tap Add Member to invite a family member. If you don’t see Add Member, make sure that you’ve set up Family Sharing correctly.
What benefits come with inviting family to Apple Music?
Apple Music Family Sharing makes it easy for up to six family members to share Apple Music, an Apple Music subscription, and access to the iTunes Store, iBooks Store, and App Store with each other.
When you invite family members to join your family group, they get immediate access to all the music, books, apps, and games that you already enjoy. Plus, they can access their own iCloud Music Library and download or stream any songs, albums, or playlists that they purchased from the iTunes Store.
And because family sharing is built into iOS 8 and later, inviting family is as easy as sending them an iMessage or asking Siri. Here’s how:
To start a new family group, open the Music app on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac running OS X El Capitan. Then tap For You at the bottom of the screen and follow these steps:
1. Tap , then tap Create New….
2. Enter your name and tap Create.
3. Tap Add Family Member….
4. Enter your family member’s name or email address and tap Add Person. If you don’t see Add Person, make sure that you’re signed in with your Apple ID.
5. Tap Done.
Now when you go to purchase an item from the iTunes Store, iBooks Store, or App Store, you can use Family Sharing to pay for it with the same credit card that you use for your own purchases. Just make sure that everyone in your family group has an Apple ID and is signed in with it when they try to make a purchase.”
How to manage your family’s subscription to Apple Music
Apple Music is a streaming music service that offers access to tens of millions of songs. You can sign up for a monthly subscription or get a discount by signing up for a yearly subscription. If you have multiple family members who want to use Apple Music, you can set up a family plan so everyone in your household can enjoy the service. Here’s how to invite family to Apple Music:
1. Open the Music app on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.
2. Tap the For You tab.
3. Tap your profile picture in the top right corner.
4. Tap Family Sharing.
5. If you’re not already set up for Family Sharing, tap Get Started and follow the instructions.
6. If you are already set up for Family Sharing, tap Add Member and enter your family member’s name or email address.
7. Tap Done when you’re finished adding family members.
What to do if you have problems inviting family to Apple Music
If you have problems inviting family to Apple Music, make sure that you’re using the correct Apple ID. If you don’t see the option to invite family members in the Family Sharing settings, check that your country or region supports Family Sharing.
To invite family members to join your family group:
1. On your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Android phone, open the Apple Music app.
2. At the bottom of the screen, tap For You.
3. In the upper-left corner, tap Menu .
4. Tap your name, then tap Family Sharing.
5. If asked, enter your Apple ID password or use Touch ID or Face ID.
6. Tap Add Member > Add a Family Member > Create a Child Account > Next.
7. Enter your child’s birthday and choose whether to send an invitation via Messages or Email, then tap Next > Done.(Your child must be under 13 years old.)
FAQs about inviting family to Apple Music
Q: What is Apple Music?
A: Apple Music is a streaming service that offers access to over 50 million songs. It also includes features like iCloud Music Library, which allows you to access your music library across all of your devices, and Beats 1, a live radio station. You can sign up for a subscription or get a free trial at www.apple.com/music.
Q: What do I need in order to invite family members to join my Apple Music subscription?
A: In order to invite family members to join your Apple Music subscription, you will need an active subscription and an iCloud account. You can create an iCloud account at www.icloud.com.
Q: How do I invite family members to join my Apple Music subscription?
A: To invite family members to join your Apple Music subscription, open the Music app on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch and tap For You. Then tap the profile icon in the top right corner and tap Family Sharing. From there, you can tap Add Family Member and enter their name or email address. If they have an existing Apple ID, they can use that to sign up for your Family Sharing group. If they don’t have an Apple ID, they can create one when they accept your invitation.
Q: How much does it cost to add family members to my Apple Music subscription?
A: Up to six family members can join your Apple Music subscription for $14.99 per month ($4.99 per month if you have an existing individual subscription).
How to get the most out of Apple Music with family
Apple Music is a great way to share music with your family and friends. With its Family Sharing feature, up to six people can share one Apple Music subscription. This is a great way to save money on your music subscription, as well as keep everyone in your family up-to-date on the latest music. Here’s how to set it up:
1. Go to the Apple Music app and select the For You tab.
2. Tap on your profile picture in the top right corner.
3.Tap on Set Up Family Sharing.
4. Follow the instructions to set up Family Sharing.
5. Once you have set up Family Sharing, you can invite family members to join your Apple Music subscription.
6. To do this, go to the Settings app on your iPhone or iPad, tap on iCloud, and then tap on Family Sharing.
7. Tap on Add Family Member and follow the instructions to add a family member to your Apple Music subscription.
Tips for using Apple Music with family
There are a few things to keep in mind when using Apple Music with your family. First, make sure that everyone in the family has their own Apple ID. This will allow each person to have their own music library and preferences.
Next, you’ll need to set up Family Sharing. This will allow you to share your subscription with up to six other people. To do this, go to Settings > iCloud > Family and tap “Set Up Family Sharing.”
Once you’ve done this, you can invite other family members to join your subscription. To do this, go to Settings > Music > Family Sharing and tap “Invite Family Member.” Enter your family member’s email address and they will receive an invitation to join.
Keep in mind that anyone who joins your subscription will be able to see what songs and albums you’ve been listening to. If you’d prefer to keep this information private, you can disable the “Show Apple Music” toggle in Settings > Music > Privacy.
Conclusion: Why inviting family to Apple Music is a great idea
There are many benefits to inviting family to join yourApple Music subscription. Not only will they be able to enjoy the same great music you do, but you’ll also be able to share playlists and listen to music together. Plus, you’ll save money on your subscription by splitting the cost with family members. So why not invite them to join you on Apple Music today?
Additional resources for inviting family to Apple Music
Since you’re reading this, you probably already know how to invite family members to Apple Music. However, just in case, we’ll include a few resources below.
First, check out Apple’s support page on Inviting Family to Apple Music. This page includes step-by-step instructions on how to invite family members, as well as troubleshooting tips in case you run into any problems.
If you’re still having trouble after reading that, you can always contact Apple support directly. You can reach them by phone at 1-800-MY-APPLE or by using their online support form.