How to Redeem iTunes Gift Cards Using Your Computer

Posted October 8, 2016 by Leomar Umpad in Apple iPhone, Apps


Buying an iTunes Gift Card is a convenient way to give gifts to the special people in your life. An iTunes Gift Card can be redeemed based on the credit amount on the card. These credits can then be used to buy apps, books, and multi-media files at iTunes Store, App Store, or iBooks Store. Redeeming a card is simple. This tutorial will show you how to redeem iTunes Gift Cards using your computer.

How to Redeem Your iTunes Gift Cards

Find Your iPhone Gift Card redemption code
Redeem iTunes Gift Cards on your computer
Redeem iTunes Gift Cards on iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch

How to Find Your iPhone Gift Card Redemption Code

Here are the steps to use to locate your iPhone Gift Card redemption code:

1.Go to the back of your iTunes Gift Card. This is where the redemption code is located.back-of-itunes-gift-card
2.To see the redemption code, scratch off the label using a small, hard object such as a coin.scratch-itunes-card-to-reveal-code
3.Your iTunes Gift Card redemption code will now be visible. This 16-digit code will be used to redeem your card.itunes-gift-card-with-code

• Do not scratch the aluminum/paint cover too hard as you may damage the redemption code.
• Some cards have a sticker. If you find your card has one, you may need to peel off the sticker instead of scratching it off.
• Some cards do not use a 16-digit code.


How to Redeem iTunes Gift Cards on Your Computer

If you are using your computer, use the steps below to redeem your iTunes Gift Card:

1.Open iTunes on your
2.With iTunes opened, click on the Account menu.itunes-account-menu
3.From the Account menu, click Redeem.itunes-account-menu-redeem
4.You may be asked to enter your Apple account sign-in information. Enter your Apple ID and password to proceed.itunes-sign-in-to-apple-account
5.Enter your gift card redemption code.itunes-redeem-enter-itunes-redeem-code
6.Click the Redeem button, and you are done.itunes-redeem-button


How to Redeem iTunes Gift Cards on iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch

Use this Tech-Recipes tutorial to redeem your iTunes gift cards using your iPhone or iPad.

Once you redeem your card, you can make purchases from the App Store, iTunes Store, or from the iBooks. If you are giving an iTunes Gift Card to a friend or family member, share this tutorial with them so that they can easily redeem it.

If you are having issues with any of the steps above, drop us a message in the comments section, and we will get back to you.


About Leomar Umpad

A supply chain operations manager by profession. A technology-lover and a writer by heart. I have the passion to teach and inform.
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