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How to create an app store account without a credit card.

Create an App Store Account Without a Credit Card.

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Open the App Store on your device.

Find a free application on the App Store.

Find a free application on the App Store.

Important: Before proceeding to the next step, you must download and install the free application by tapping Free followed by tapping Install App.

Important: Before proceeding to the next step, you must download and install the free application by tapping Free followed by tapping Install App.

Tap Create New Apple ID.

Tap Create New Apple ID.

Choose your country, and then tap Done.

Choose your country, and then tap Done.

You'll need to read and agree to the iTunes Store Terms & Conditions.Tap Agree located at the bottom of the page to continue.Enter the recommended information.

You also can enter an optional rescue email address. If you frequently change email addresses, it is recommended that you add a rescue email address.

Once you are satisfied with the information entered, tap Next. Select None as your payment option.

Once you are satisfied with the information entered, tap Next. Select None as your payment option.

Continue to fill out the required email, address, and phone number fields. Tap Next.

You'll then see a screen that says "Verify your Account." Tap Done, and check your email for a verification email from iTunes Store.

You'll then see a screen that says "Verify your Account." Tap Done, and check your email for a verification email from iTunes Store.

Open the email, and click the link in the email to activate your account.  Once you tap the link, the App Store should automatically open and prompt you to sign in with your account name and password.

Open the email, and click the link in the email to activate your account. Once you tap the link, the App Store should automatically open and prompt you to sign in with your account name and password.

Tap Sign In, and you will see a thank you screen.

You have set up your account successfully, and you can start enjoying iTunes, iBooks, and the App Store on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

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