How to cancel iCloud storage plan

Apple Inc. introduced iCloud, cloud storage and cloud computing service, on October 12, 2011. The program had an estimated 850 million subscribers as of 2018, up from 782 million in 2016.

According to Apple, each iCloud account receives 5GB of storage, which includes data from mail, documents, photographs, and videos stored in the Photos library, as well as iOS device backups.

How to cancel iCloud storage plan

If you wish to cancel your iCloud storage plan, then this article will give you insight into all the things required to cancel your iCloud storage plan.


How to cancel iCloud storage plan

Steps to cancel your plan:

To cancel an iCloud storage plan on an iPhone or iPad:

  • Tap your account name at the top of the screen to open the Settings app.
  • iCloud” should be selected.
  • Tap “Manage Storage” under the iCloud storage bar.
  • Select “Change Storage Plan” from the drop-down menu.
  • If asked, sign in with your Apple ID password and tap “Downgrade Options.” 
  • Confirm that this is what you want to do by tapping “Free” (or another less expensive choice if you only want to downgrade).

To cancel using a Mac:

  • Click the Apple symbol in the upper-left corner and select “System Preferences” to cancel an iCloud storage subscription.
  • Select “Apple ID“.
  • Select “iCloud“, followed by “Manage” next to the iCloud bar.
  • Change Storage Plan” is a button that you should click.
  • If asked, enter your Apple ID password and then choose “Downgrade Options.
  • Confirm that you wish to downgrade by clicking “Free” (or any less expensive choice).

To cancel on a PC:

  • Download and install iCloud for Windows 10 if you haven’t already. Download the iCloud app from Apple.com if you’re using an earlier version of Windows.
  • Click “Storage” in the iCloud app after it’s launched.
  • Select “Change Storage Plan” from the drop-down menu.
  • If asked, enter your Apple ID password and choose “Downgrade Options.
  • Click “Free” (or another less expensive choice if you only want to downgrade) and confirm you want to do this.

Further, you can find important details regarding this on the official iCloud storage website.

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