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How to Change The Country of Your Apple AppStore Account

If you have tried downloading apps from Apple App Store and the following error message is displayed: Account not in this store. Your account is not valid for use in the US, you will need to change the country location of your Apple App Store account. This article has all the up to date info you need to do this.


How to Change Your Apple App Store Country

Follow these steps:
  • Go to the App Store and in the bottom left corner click on the circle icon containing your name.
  • In the window that opens click on View Information:

  • You will need to enter your Apple ID username and password so have this info to hand.
  • Scroll down to see Country/Region and click Change Country or Region:


  • You will now be able to select the country you want to change your app store account to from the drop down list:


  • Make your selection and try downloading an application from App Store.

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Fixed my issue, thanks!

That worked!! Thank you!

Thanks very much for posting this. Other pages were telling me I had to cancel my account first. This was obviously much more straightforward.

if only Apple Support was as good as this, rather than sending you through the some illogical loops of what they consider "customer service" where they do their best to avoid any human interaction ...
thanks! very usefull
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