Enabling iCloud Sharing across Family Devices

This will allow one household to pay for iCloud storage and allow multiple devices to use it at the same time

Prerequisites: Must own an Apple Device

Difficulty Level: Member, Nerd

Estimated Time: 5 Minutes

Expected Outcome: Your iCloud will be shared with your household

Tools Required: No physical tools are needed for this job

 

Steps to Perform 

  1. Go to settings > [Your Name] > Family Sharing (if you have not yet set this up, there will be a brief setup that is easy to follow) > select the services that you would like to share with your family via iCloud
    1. To add more people to your family, simply select the Add Family Member option near the top of the Family Sharing page
    2. You can also pick and choose the services you would like to share across the family
    3. The invitations will be sent via iMessage, so as long as the other family members own an Apple device they will be able to receive and accept the family invite

An example of the steps to get to the page are shown below:

 

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