Apple is working constantly to improve iOS with every update they push and iOS 8.3 brought many improvements as well as bug fixes which improved the overall user experience. The good part is that now you can “Download Free Apps without Password on iOS 8.3” yes you heard it right and it is one of the most awaited feature for which users are looking from a long time.
You may come across the dialog box to enter the password to download free applications from App Store which is quite annoying. The feature was intended to protect the users from accidental purchases and it worked quite well and which isn’t necessary for free applications the main motto behind this feature is to prevent unauthorized access. We don’t recommend you to disable the feature if you are sharing your iPhone or iPad with your friends or kids.
In case you want to remove the “Enter Password” dialog every time you try to download a free app from app store you can try ou guide to disable password for free apps on iOS 8.3 which is an inbuilt settings tweak. Don’t worry about paid applications you will be prompted to enter the password whenever you try to purchase anything from App Store.
So are you thinking to put an end to “Enter Password” whenever you try to download free applications on iOS devices. Then let’s do it.
How to Download Free Apps without Password on iOS 8.3
Before following our guide make sure that you are on latest iOS version prefarbly iOS 8.3. Incase If you are thinking to jailbreak iOS 8.3 then we advice you to don’t update your device to iOS 8.3 and stay on whatever version you are on.
- Navigate to Settings >> iTunes & App Store on your device.
- Now you can find “Password Settings” under Apple ID Username.
- Now under Free Downloads section toggle “Required Password” option.
- You can now exit settings and download free applications without the need of entering passcode on iPhone, iPad running iOS 8.3
As mentioned above changing the settings won’t impact purchases in App Store and you will be prompted to enter password asusual.
^^If You are having a device configured with Parental Controls you will find the neccessary settings under General >> Restriction Settings.
In case if you are using a device with touch id then you need to turn it off which is not advicible and We recommend you not to turn off on touch id devices like iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. The best thing about these devices is that there is no need to enter the password as you can do it by simply placing your finger on home button to download free apps from App Store.
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