There are a lot of apps offering free trials via the App Stores, although they are also set to automatically renew and turn into paid subscriptions once the trial period is over. Luckily, you can easily cancel App Store subscription on iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple TV, Android and or Amazon before the trial period ends or simply to quit one of these paid services you were already using.
Subscriptions are automatically billed according to the period stated upon purchase (weekly/monthly/annually). The cancellation steps vary depending on who your subscription is billed through.
If you want to prevent an App Store subscription from running beyond the trial period or cancel a subscription you are currently paying for, then read on. This article explains how to cancel any App Store subscription on iOS, Android, Mac, Amazon and Apple TV.
How to Cancel App Store Subscriptions on iOS
In other to able to cancel subs-cription on your iOS devices, you need to take a good look at the steps bellow.
Step 1 ====> Open Settings on your iPhone or iPad.
Step 2 ====> Tap iTunes & App Store.
Step 3 ====> Tap your Apple ID at the top, shown in blue.
Step 4 ====> Tap View Apple ID in the pop-up.
Step 5 ====> Sign into the iTunes Store using your login credentials or Touch ID/Face ID if requested.
Step 6 ====> Tap Subscriptions.
Step 7 ====> Tap on the subscription in the list that you wish to cancel.
Step 8 ====> Tap Cancel Subscription at the bottom.
How to cancel your App Store subscriptions on Mac
In other to able to cancel sub-scription on your Mac, you need to take a good look at the steps bellow.
Step 1 ====> On your Mac, open iTunes and switch to the Store tab.
Step 2 ====> Under the Store Quick Links click on Account.
Step 3 ====> If requested, enter your Apple ID login credentials.
Step 4 ====> In the Settings section click the Manage option next to Subscriptions.
Step 5 ====> On the Subscriptions screen, find the subscription you want to cancel and click the Edit option next to it.
Step 6 ====> Click the Cancel Subscription option.
NOTE: If you do not see any subscriptions when you sign in, make sure that you are signed in to the correct Apple ID account.
How to cancel iCloud subscriptions on Mac
If you want to cancel your iCloud subscription (meaning downgrading your account to the free plan), you can do so also.
Step 1 ====> On your iPhone or iPad, simply go to Settings
Step 2 ====> Your name
Step 3 ====> iCloud
Step 4 ====> Manage Storage
Step 5 ====> Change Storage Plan
Step 6 ====> Downgrade Options
Step 7 ====> Finally, tap Free.
Cancel The App Store Sub-scriptions On Apple TV
In other to able to cancel subscription on Apple TV, you need to take a good look at the steps bellow.
Step 1 ====> On your Apple TV, go to Settings
Step 2 ====> Select Accounts
Step 3 ====> Select Manage Subscriptions and click the subscription you want to cancel.
Step 4 ====> Select Cancel Subscriptions and confirm your choice.
Do you want to re-subscribe again?
You can do that too. On your iOS device, simply perform the following operation:
Step 1 ====> Go to Settings
Step 2 ====> iTunes & App Store
Step 3 ====> Apple ID
Step 4 ====> View Apple ID
Step 5 ====> Subscription
Step 6 ====> You will see your (cancelled and expired) subscriptions where you can resubscribe
NOTE: Please keep in mind that once you resubscribe to a service, the subscription will automatically renew until you cancel it again.
How To Cancel Your Subscription Billed Through Amazon App Store
You can cancel your subscription from your Kindle Fire tablet or your computer.
Kindle Fire Tablet
Step 1 ====> On the Home screen, swipe down and then tap Apps.
Step 2 ====> Tap Store.
Step 3 ====> Open the menu and then tap Manage Subscriptions.
Step 4 ====> Find the relevant subs in your list.
Step 5 ====> In the Actions menu, turn off auto-renewal.
Step 1 ====> Go to Amazon App store.
Step 2 ====> Find the relevant subscription in your list and turn off auto-renewal.
For additional help managing your subscription, go to Amazon Help: Manage your subscriptions.
How To Cancel Your Subscription Through Google Play
You can cancel your subs on your Android phone or tablet, or on your computer.
Android Tablet Or Phone
Step 1 ====> Open the Play Store app on your phone or tablet.
Step 2 ====> Tap the Menu button (three horizontal lines)
Step 3 ====> Account
Step 4 ====> Subscriptions.
Step 5 ====> Find the relevant subscription in your list, and then tap Cancel.
Step 1 ====> Go to Google Play.
Step 2 ====> Find the relevant subscriptions in your list.
Step 3 ====> Choose Cancel Sub-scription.
You will receive an email from Google Play confirming the cancellation. For additional help, go to Cancel or change a subscription on Google Play.