Do not be afraid, apply for an individual or family (up to 6 people) subscription to Apple Music for 169 and 269 rubles, respectively (for Russia). For other countries, the cost of individual access varies from 1.99 / 2.99 (India) to 9.99 / 14.99 (USA). Money from an Apple ID card connected to Apple will automatically begin to be debited in favor of Apple Music only after 3 months from the date of subscription (trial period is 90 days). If you don’t want to use Apple’s music service for money, turn off automatic renewal during this time. This can be done on a Windows and Mac computer, and on an iPhone or iPad.
How to disable auto-renewal of subscription to Apple Music on Mac and Windows computers
- Install iTunes 12.2.0 (not lower) on your computer or update the media combine to the latest version (earlier versions of iTunes do not support Apple Music) and run the program. To control your Apple ID, connect your Windows or Mac computer to the Internet.
Go to your account settings through the main menu "Account".> “View account” or through the user menu to the left of the search and log in.
Scroll the Apple ID information to the “Settings” section and click on “Manage” next to the “Subscriptions” line. Information about your subscriptions will load.
In the "Auto-renewal" list, check the "Off" checkbox and in the "Do you really want to turn off auto-renewal" window that appears, click the "Disable" button, and then click "Finish." Auto-renewal of a paid subscription to Apple’s music streaming service will be turned off.
You can do the same in the Music app on your iPhone or iPad.
How to disable automatic renewal of subscription to Apple Music on iPhone and iPad
- Connect your iPhone or iPad to the Internet and launch the Music app.
In any section of the application in the upper left corner, click on the user’s icon – information about your account will be loaded, and then on the line “View Apple ID”.
In the “Subscriptions” section, click on the “Manage” button, turn off the “Auto-renew” switch and confirm your decision by clicking on “Turn off”. Auto-renew subscription will be turned off.
Subscription to Apple Music on iPhone and iPad can be controlled through the device’s settings in the menu “iTunes Store, App Store”: “Apple ID: your identifier”.> View Apple ID.> "Subscriptions".
You can’t manage Apple Music subscriptions in a web browser on the Apple ID management page and in iCloud for Windows. But there are alternative ways:
- Add a reminder to turn off auto-renewal of your subscription to the Calendar or order Siri to do it after 2 months and 29 days.
- Untie the bank card in your Apple ID settings.
Do not deny yourself the pleasure, listen to licensed music in Apple Music – it is completely free for 90 days. You can turn off auto-renewal at any time.