This article contains videos for creating an iTunes account, updating credit card info on iTunes, and so much more, beyond downloading and installing SketchBook from the Mac App Store. If you already have an iTunes account, you don’t need to update your credit card or reset your password, skip them and go directly to Download and install SketchBook from the Mac App Store. If this is all new to you, watch the videos in order and follow along. These videos will help you set up a SketchBook subscription for Mac from iTunes in under 10 minutes!
Create an iTunes account
To setup a SketchBook subscription, using the App Store, you will need:
- An email address: i.e., email@example.com
- An iTunes account
- A SketchBook account (using your email address to login)
Update credit card info in iTunes
You will need to verify your iTunes account by checking your primary and secondary email (created during iTunes account creation).
Download and install SketchBook from the Mac App Store
Create a SketchBook account (iOS)
We downloaded SketchBook for Desktop from the Mac Store, but we don’t have a SketchBook account to get the Pro subscription features.
Create an account using a desktop computer
SketchBook Support: Resetting your password
In this section, we will reset password on your sketchbook.com account, then we will change it back to the preferred (original) password.
The Accounts Settings are where you can change your password and edit your email. We will be using the following passwords in the video demo:
Update it to the preferred (original) Password
Here are the steps:
1. Go to: https://accounts.autodesk.com
2. Log in using your email address.
3. Click on the Edit Profile button, then go to the Security Settings tab, tap the Change Password button, change your password, and save it.
4. Go to https://www.sketchbook.com and log in using your new email address.
Going Pro through the Mac App Store
You will launch SketchBook (App Store version) > My Account & Sign Up > SketchBook Login > Apple iTunes Login > Buy & Confirm.
Changing your renewal for your SketchBook subscription in iTunes
Here are the instructions for changing your subscription renewal: https://support.apple.com/en-ca/HT204939
Log into SketchBook (Mac App Store) to access Pro features
Update SketchBook from sketchbook.com
Download your SketchBook software for these locations:
Windows 10 (Mobile)
Saving options for SketchBook MAS vs. sketchbook.com
To see the difference, we need to setup an iCloud account. When you save files in the Mac Store version of SketchBook for Desktop, you can save the files into your iCloud Drive.
Login to SketchBook (Desktop/Mobile) to use access the Pro features