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How to Change App Store Region on iCloud

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Arthur Yan
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| 2 months ago

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The App Store is region-locked, which means that some apps are only available in certain areas worldwide. The apps you'll find on the U.S. App Store will be quite different from the apps you'll find on, let's say, the Chinese App Store.


If there are certain apps or games that you're keen on getting but aren't available in your region, change your App Store's region. Doing this will unlock all the apps you want to get in that area.


Keep reading to find out how you can change your App Store's region!

To Change Your App Store's Region on iPhone

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  1. Open your Settings app.
  2. Tap on your name.
  3. Tap on "Media & Purchases."
  4. Tap your Apple ID and tap "View Apple ID." Sign in if necessary.
  5. Tap "Country/Region."
  6. Select your new, desired region. You will be asked to read the Terms & Conditions.
  7. Tap "Agree" once you've read the Terms & Conditions, then confirm your decision.
  8. Enter your new payment information. The new payment information must be applicable to the new region you've selected. Tap "Next" once you're done.
Good To Know:

Before selecting a new region, you may be prompted with a note reminding you that all your current subscriptions and automatic payments are canceled if you change regions.

To Change Your App Store's Region on Mac

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  1. Open App Store.
  2. Click "Store" on the menu bar at the top of the App Store window. A drop-down menu will appear, then click "Sign-In."
  3. Sign in to your Apple ID.
  4. Click "View Account."
  5. On the page "View Information," click "Change Country or Region" in the page's bottom right.
  6. Select your new, desired region. You will be asked to read the Terms & Conditions.
  7. Tap "Agree" once you've read the Terms & Conditions, then confirm your decision.
  8. Enter your new payment information. The new payment information must be applicable to the new region you've selected. Tap "Continue" once you're done.
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