How to Disable/Turn Off Password for Free Apps on iOS 12 (iPhone/iPad)


Many Apple user have a question “How to download free apps without password on iPhone?”. They said that when they try to download a free app, it keeps asking password. Here I am going to tell you how to download free apps without password on iOS 12.

  1. Open Settings->iTunes & App Store.
  2. Tap “Password Settings”.
  3. Select “Always Require”.
  4. Disable “Require Password” under FREE DOWNLOADS.
  5. Enter your Apple ID password and then click “OK”.
  6. Now you can download free apps without password.

What to do if “Password Settings” is not available on iPhone?

  1. Launch Settings->Touch ID & Passcode/Face ID & Passcode.
  2. Disable “iTunes & App Store” under USE TOUCH ID FOR.

What to do if “Cannot Connect to iTunes” error comes when select “Always Require”?
Solution 1: Check your internet connection
This problem will occur when your iPhone has a poor internet connection. So make sure that your internet connection is good and speed enough.
Solution 2: Sign out off iTunes & App Store

  1. Open Settings->iTunes & App Store.
  2. Tap on your Apple ID.
  3. Tap “Sign Out” in the pop-up box.
  4. Click “Sign In”.
  5. Enter your Apple ID & Password and then click “Sign In”.

Solution 3: Check for Software Update

  1. Connect your iPhone to Wi-Fi.
  2. Launch Settings->General->Software Update.
  3. Tap “Download and Install” if update is available.

Solution 4: Set Date & Time to Automatic

  1. Open Settings->General->Date & Time.
  2. Enable “Set Automatically”.

If you know any other ways to turn off password for free apps on iOS 12, let us know through your comments.

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