Follow these steps to set up your new Cellular Data account :
1. Tap Settings > Cellular Data > View Account:
2. The Cellular Data Account management window loads. Enter information
or select an option in the following sections and tap Next when you are
Enter your first and last name and your phone number.
Enter an email address and a password.
This creates an AT&T account, allowing you to log in to the account
later to make changes or view your usage statistics.
Recurring Domestic Plan Options
This allows you to choose the type of plan you want to use.
Payment & Billing Information
Complete this section with the billing information you’d like to use to pay for your Cellular Data account.
You can tap "Use a
different service address" if you're billing address is a P.O. Box or
Rural Route, and enter an alternate address for your service address
You cannot use a P.O. Box or Rural Route for the service address.
AT&T requires that you use a street address for the service
address. Please see this
Document from AT&T for more information.
3. The Terms of Service agreement loads. Take a minute to read this agreement. Tap Agree to continue.
4. The Payment Summary loads. This shows you a summary of the account and plan you have selected:
You can also add
an International data plan on this screen by tapping Add International
Data, or you can access your account later to manage your plan options.
If you need to use your iPad internationally, you must sign up for the
international data plan while in the United States.
5. Tap Submit to complete the creation of your Cellular Data
account. The Congratulations screen loads. This lets you know that your
account has been created, and that AT&T is activating your
iPad. Tap OK to finish and return to the Settings screen of your iPad Wi-Fi + 3G
Your iPad will notify you when your Cellular Data connection has been activated :
While waiting for this activation, you can use your iPad Wi-Fi + 3G
The Cellular Data account sign-up process is
managed by AT&T. If you have questions, concerns, or problems with
this sign-up process, please contact AT&T.
If you need to change or correct your email account information, please contact AT&T.
A unique email address is required for your
AT&T account. If you plan on setting up cellular data accounts for
multiple iPads, you must use a different email address for each account.