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Take Control of iCloud, 3rd Edition by Joe Kissell

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Set Up iCloud

iCloud setup, in and of itself, is easy and largely self-explanatory—you enter your Apple ID and password, and click a few buttons, on each of your devices. There’s no software to install on a Mac or iOS device (assuming you already have a recent version of the operating system) and only a few options you can turn on or off. You have to go through a few more steps, but only a few, under Windows.

However, you may encounter questions about certain settings, wonder how to handle multiple iCloud accounts, or need help disabling iCloud. So in this chapter I walk you through those topics for Macs and iOS devices. (The Apple TV is covered later, in Use iCloud on an Apple TV. And, for help with the iCloud Web site, see Use the iCloud Web ...

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