Mac keeps asking for password iCloud
My Mac ask again me my password to iCloud. I am not aware of having put in place. It does not accept my apple account password. When I connect to the web page to manage apple id, I don't see anything about passwords specific app and I can't work out what to do when I have a couple of times and a dialog box appears asking me to create a specific app password, but the link takes me to a page of apple with a big announcement about , but nothing about passwords. I consider myself as technically very competent, but this has me completely stumped!
Can anyone help please.
A specific App password is used for applications like FaceTime and Messages When you use the two-step verification.
It is really not very intuitive, but you want to go to manage your Apple ID page, then click on modify in the Security section. This will take you to a more detailed page with a section to create a specific App password. Click on generate the password, then you should be able to copy and paste this password into the password box in the Panel in the iCloud window that appeared.
You want to also keep a note of this password, so you can use it again if necessary, however, you can also always revoke and create a new if need be.
See you soon,.
Why mac mail keeps asking for my gmail password?
Remove the password in Keychain Access (Applications/Utilities). While there, menu Keychain Access of relief.
Mail keeps asking for my password since download el capitan. I have not changed the password and it is not a gmail account. I have not installed iCloud. Someone at - it ideas?
Please mention what password.
My iMac mail keeps asking for the password for one of my email addresses.
The address is... @hotmail.co.uk, when I enter the password it doesn't recognize it and declare it invalid.
Moments later, the mail is delivered.
A month ago I had the same problem which at any mail arriving. I tried many things and finally put in place a new internet/mail account in preferences. So, after having removed the old settings and reinsert the it worked, until today.
I have 2 other addresses of e-mail which are not affected by this bug.
This happened only since I changed to El Capitan.
Your email provider may reject your password for several reasons, including:
- You do not use your current e-mail password. If you updated the password on another device, make sure you use the same password on this device.
- Your email provider needs you to update or reset your password for security reasons. For example, if you have turned on googles two step of checking your Gmail account in Mail now requires the appropriate password app.
- Your disabled email provider or suspension of your account. Your provider of e-mail for help.
I had this problem since upgrading to iOS iOS 10 9. I have 3 accounts hotmail on the iphone, once I get the password it will work properly for a period of time (usually one day) and then ask for passwords with a message indicating an error has occurred and iOS needs approval from hotmail again.
I noticed that this often happens when I wake up in the morning and I haven't used the iPhone for a few hours. This problem never arose on iOS 9. I've recently updated the iPhone 6 7 and the problem persists.
Is this a bug of iOS 10? I also tried to delete all my accounts and adding them again without success. My accounts do not use a two-step verification.
I am currently using iOS on iPhone 10.0.2 7
Hotmail is notoriously buggy. For years. Have you tried their forum for iOS 10 compatibility issues? There may be suggestions from there.
I have a Mini iPad, iPhone 6 and Macbook Air, which is still invited to enter my password to iCloud. All have BONES perfectly up-to-date. On the iPad, I did a full erase and restore, nothing helps. Since then, I also signed on iCloud and signed in on the iPad, I have not tried who still on other devices. My iCloud username is an @me.com format, so I made sure that all newspapers in places (FaceTime, iTunes Store, messaging, etc., use this journal, even if I have a @icloud.com email too.) I disabled 2 authentication and password specific to the Messages and FaceTime App.
It seems to have something to do with email in particular. On the Macbook Air from Apple email program, I get a message on the main window connection failed, and then the iCloud account is set offline. I have to retype the iCloud password and/or exit and restart messaging to operate.
Another thing pointing to the problem being with email that I have disabled all Push email for the iPad, and the password are stopped. Then, when I try to retrieve messages manually, the prompt is displayed again.
I'm out of ideas. One thing I did not must give a new password, to disconnect all devices, then add them, one by one.
Any help would be really appreciated.
Thanks for this info and choosing the communities Support from Apple. I know the importance of the iCloud works correctly on your devices is for you! Looks like you've tried a few normal troubleshooting steps, and when I had a similar problem, I had to log out of my Apple ID in iCloud on all my devices, change the Apple ID password, restart devices and sign in iCloud. The following articles will help you through this process:
1. log in your Apple ID for services iCloud on your devices, and then change your password Apple ID:
2. restart your devices, such as closing down and starting process is important to keep the software works correctly:
3. then, you can login with your password Apple ID updated and test again the question:
See you soon!
I have an iPhone 7 and an Air 2 iPad with iOS 10. I have a set of account Gmail, Yahoo and Outlook on both. The two will ask randomly I get my password for the accounts. Passwords are there and are correct. I click Cancel on the message and accounts still work (that can saved / receive messages). I've never had this problem on my iPad until I updated to iOS 10. Does anyone else have this problem?
Yes, I am facing the same problem with the iphone on ios 10 6. The phone keeps asking passwords for email update, but I click on 'Cancel' and the email still works. Hope that they will take care of their next update
On my iPhone 6, I applied the latest patch for IOS 9.2. Since then, the iPhone brings me my password to iCloud, which she accepts and is good for a day to ask the password to iCloud. I can go into the settings and connect it to my iCloud account using the same password and it works fine. I have also the iWatch that was connected to the watch OS 2.1 channel, which does not emits and seems to work fine.
My iPad has been also updated IOS 9.2, which has all the problems. Any ideas or an asneers?
I had the same problem after update of the iOS 9.2, even if mine is iphone 5 c.
I contacted their support, was invited to reset the setting - didn't work, then restore it and does not work too...
I'm so angry.
recently I reset my wifi network id and password. After this "implementation of windows remote desktop 8" keeps poping up asking wifi password. It happens like every five seconds when I'm connected to the internet. After you enter the password and click ok, it happens again! I can't really do anything like pages Web surfing or watching youtube videos. The only way to stop it is to disconnect from the internet.
Any ideas? Thanks in advance!
Thanks for posting your query in Microsoft Community.
I imagine the inconvenience you encounter with guests Remote Office for password. I will certainly help you in this matter.
Sometimes, this problem occurs if you don't have a password set for your local administrative user account. To set a password, you can press the key combination CTRL + ALT + DELETE on the screen, click change password, type and confirm the password.
Login again and try to enter the WiFi password. Check if the number is reproduced.
Alternatively, if you do use Remote Desktop, you can try to disable the remote desktop in system properties and check if it helps.
- Press Windows key + R.
- In the Run dialog box, type SystemPropertiesRemote.exe , and then press ENTER.
- Unlike what allows the connection, select don't allow connections to this computer remotely.
- Click OK.
NOTE: You can always activate the setting by clicking on the option allow in step 3.
See the screenshot below for assistance.
Hope this information is useful. Let us know if you need more help, we will be happy to help you.
Firefox version 35.0. When I open Firefox and do pass on messages, no problem. When I write an e-mail and send it, Firefox asks me password. I am able to send and receive e-mail while open. If I close Firefox and open, it ask password when I send. Months ago, I changed my password to connect to Netzero.com (which made more secure). Since then, I had this annoying password request. How to satisfy the password login server for receive/send emails?
Is it asking for the password, or the web site of Firefox? The only time that
FF you will be asked a password is if you have the active master password
in the Password Manager.
Open the Password Manager. There is a search bar on top of the
page. Enter the name of the site. Press the button view passwords.
What's the correct information? Note: maybe more then one entry there.
Left on the icon in the address bar. A display of site information window should appear. Select more information. At the top of the window, select Security. Now select passwords saved view.
Didier 10.10.5 on early 2008 Mac Pro
Finder keeps askign my password even when you move to delete files on my office or home folder.
Also not Save can open documents, as it says I don't have permission.
have you tried disk since the start of the recovery Partition and repaired disk utility and checked all permissions.
Also used "password reset from the trunk to recover... and reset the ACLs
Tchanged password, the same discount utility password,
But all in vain.
What I do in my own home folder, I keep getting blocked or have to enter my password.
See other discussions on this topic and so I followed the information in their breast and tried all the foregoing.
What can I do else?
I have Windows 7 and LiveMail 2011. My email was working fine this morning and now all of a sudden it kept asking for my password. I contacted Verizon. I changed the password and it works very well on Verizon webmail, but I can not yet send email from LiveMail.
Here's what he said:
The connection to the server has failed.
Subject 'test '.
Server: 'smtp.verizon.net '.
Windows Live Mail error ID: 0x800CCC0E
Secure (SSL): Yes
Socket error: 10060
Any ideas on how to solve this problem?
After the case with three officers and deal with 6 hours, the last officer concluded that the problem was on THEIR side! Turns out that I could not yet send an email from Verizon webmail either.
I don't know what they were doing on their side, but I can finally send emails!
I had to do another residential group to work on my computer. My password expired on my default side or administrator, the main façade of the computer where I worked on a year. I apologize I learn the computer language. I CAN NOT ENTER THE SIDE I NEED TO BE WORKING on. NOW I can't do anything on my side again without poping administrator and will ask for a password. can not download, change settings, nothing. also, I was in the process by changing my windows 7 home 32-bit to a 64-bit that came with my computer. A tech friend said he had to reinstall windows and it has installed a 32-bit. my product key for windows 7 home is on the side of the computer for some reason, he didn't use it. I can't reinstall my windows 64-bit because the administrator request password. I can't do anything.
Boot from the Windows 7 DVD
Click Install now
Accept the license agreement
When the option is displayed to select a type of installation, click (Custom advanced)
Select the disk partition where you want to install Windows 7 click Next.
You will receive the following warning:
The partition you have selected may contain files from a previous Installation of Windows. If so, these files and folders will be moved to a folder named Windows.old. You will be able to access the information in Windows.old, but you will be able to use your previous version of Windows.
(At all costs, do NOT click on anything in Format, deletion or Partition name.) So even do a custom installation, your personal files are still kept. Click OK
The installation program will now begin installation. During installation, your computer will be restarted several times.
Once the installation is complete, you can complete the Out of Box experience as the choice of your laptop, create a username, password, your time zone. You can then proceed to download the latest updates for Windows and reinstall your applications and drivers.
You can then retrieve your personal files from the Windows.old folder and reinstall all of your applications and drivers.
See the instructions for the networking of the different versions of Windows:
There is probably a no-brainer for her but I can't seem to find it: I have configured previously time machine to encrypt a volume on my mac for backup, but I stopped to use it as a backup volume and want to use it as a normal volume. However whenever I start the iMac hard drive ask me a password. Is there a way to remove it?
Anyone? I don't want to have to reformat the data into car and transfer out and back again... Hope that there is an easy way to remove the password?
Every time I start my computer takes the Keychain password about 10 times! This happened after I changed my password to iCloud.
I have experienced similar issues in other forums, it seems that El Capitan has no Keychain first aid? How to stop guests boring for the Keychain password everytime I turn on my computer?
Please take these steps to resynchronize the iCloud keychain. Your keychain on iCloud and other Apple devices will be unaffected. Take step 2 only if step 1 does not resolve the problem.
Back up all data.
Open the iCloud preferences window and uncheck the box for Keychain. You will be prompted to delete the keychain local iCloud. Confirm - the data will remain on the servers. Then re-check the box. Follow one of the procedures described in this article to support to implement the iCloud Keychain on an additional device. Test.
If your problems persist, uncheck the keychain again and continue.
Triple-click on the line below on this page to select, then copy the text to the Clipboard by pressing Control-C key combination:
In the Finder, select
Go ▹ go to the folder...
from the menu bar and paste it into the box that opens by pressing command + V. You won't see what you pasted a newline being included. Press return.
A folder named "Key ring" should open. Inside, it is a subfolder with a similar long names (but not the same as) that:
The above is only an example; your will have a different name for the same general shape. Drag the subfolder (not the key ring file) to the trash and empty.
Restart the computer and re - activate iCloud keychain.
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