The family sharing feature available with iPhone is a feature with a lot of advantages. It helps you share your purchases and files and also let you integrate the purchases of your whole family. Apple allows you to connect up to 6 accounts of your family members. You can add multiple devices which are associated with the same account too. You can share iCluoud storage, music, photos, calendars, locations, and apps. But some users have been facing issues with adding people to family sharing and also in accepting invitations to join family sharing. Read this article to know how to fix issues with family sharing invitation on iPhone X.
Steps to fix issues with family sharing invitation on iPhone X
The main issue faced by a lot of iPhone users is with getting people added to family sharing account. Most people users iMessages as a mean to invite members to family sharing. The head of the family sharing account will send links to join as iMessages and members can follow the link to join the family sharing. But many people have been facing issues to join the family sharing in this way. Many users report that the sending and receiving of the link works very fine, but the issue occurs when they press the join button.
The one solution for this issue is to avoid iMessage links as the means to add members to family sharing. It is recommended that you add members in person than sending them a link and asking them to follow it. When you add in person the struggle of the following link will be solved and you can add them by entering their Apple credentials on your device.
Steps to add members in person to family sharing
- Open settings
- Tap on your Apple name which will be on the top of the settings menu
- Tap on family sharing
- Tap add family member option
- Tap on invite in person
- Enter the Apple ID of the member you want to add
- When prompted enter the credit card CVV number
- Enter your family member’s password
- Confirm the Apple credentials
- Tap next
I hope this guide was useful in understanding how to fix issues with family sharing invitation on iPhone X. If you have any queries or feedback, please leave a comment below.