By changing your country in the App Store, you can get access to apps that are unavailable in your country.
To change the country for iTunes & App Store accounts is not that challenging. You may think of changing the App Store country due to various reasons like for getting access to apps that are not available in your country or you may be traveling to some other country. Whatever it may be, the process is quite simple.
You just need to figure out, on which platform you need to change the country because you have three option to do it. One is on iPhone or iPad, second is on Mac, and the third one is through Apple ID account page.
Before that, make sure to have a payment method for your new country or region on hand. As you will change the country in the App Store, you would also be required to enter the billing address in case of any purchase. For example, if you are in Germany, only German credit cards can be used to buy content from the German iTunes Store, iBooks Store, and App Store.
Following are the steps involved in each three of the platforms:
To open iTunes and sign in to your Account Information page, follow these steps:
Once directed to the Account Information page, follow these steps:
You are done.
A VPN (Virtual private network) allows the user to surf the internet without being detected. This means nobody can track your location or know how you are accessing the Internet. For instance, if you are using a Virtual Private Network in Greece, you can still get access to websites that are specific to India.
But in the Apple store, the VPN restrict the app from detecting your location. To counter this, you can change your country without adding an address and payment method that trace back to the chosen country. After that, you can gain access to apps that were previously unavailable to you.
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