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Password Protect iPad

You can password-protect apps like iTunes so that a family member can't buy every U2 record with your credit card.

  1. Tap on "Settings" on the iPad Home
  2. Select "Passcode Lock" inside "General" option
  3. On the following screen tap to "Turn Passcode On"
  4. Enter 4 digit passcode for your iPad, Remember this passcode
Note that this password is different from your iTunes password - you'll need to tap in both.


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need to put back to factory set...it seems to have a password that is stopping this


That password is the iTunes Apple ID making sure that you are the owner of the phone. When you get an iPhone you set up an iTunes account with credit card details so you can buy apps and music.

Also so going back to Factory Settings is done from ITunes program on the computer.

Feb 07, 2016 | Apple Iphone 4s I Phone 4 S Factory...

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Have new password. Why can't I log in?


Log in to iTunes and App Store?

You need an email address and a password. These are set up in Settings - iTunes and App Stores. You also need to set up a valid credit card to access.

Passwords are case sensitive. 'emerald2015' is not the same as 'EmeralD2015'.

Dec 09, 2015 | Apple iPad Tablets & eReaders

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how to setup apple Id without giving credit card info.


you need to buy an apple itunes voucher in a shop or online to load your apple ID account.
If you already have an Apple ID that you use with the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, or Mac App Store, you can redeem your gift card without using a credit card.
Redeem your code on iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
  1. Tap iTunes Store, App Store, or iBooks Store on your device.
  2. Scroll to the bottom of the Featured section and tap Redeem. You will need to sign in with your Apple ID.
  3. Tap "You can also enter your code manually."
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Jul 17, 2014 | Apple iPad (16 GB) WiFi Tablet PC

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