IMPORTANT: How to Activate an iPad

Description: This article will show the steps to activate a new iPad

  1. Take the iPad out of the box. When powering it up for the first time, you will see an image like below. This is normal.
  2. Connect the iPad to your computer with the USB cable.
  3. Start up iTunes on the computer and select "Activate my iPad".
    • Read and agree to the terms and conditions.
    • Register the iPad.
    • Select to use iTunes as a backup device for iPad or select to use as a clean device.
    • Select Sync to sync the videos, music, apps and photos.
  4. You can sync the iPad up to iTunes anytime by going to File and then going down and selecting Sync iPad.

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