Apple iPad 3 (iOS8)

Apple iPad 3

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If you don’t know your device’s software version, you can check it by selecting Settings > General > About.

How to guides

Turn use of lock code on or off

The lock code protects the contents of your tablet from unauthorised use. When the lock code is turned on, it needs to be keyed in every time you turn on your tablet and when it has been in sleep mode.

Step 1 of 9

Find "Passcode"

Press Settings.

Step 2 of 9

Find "Passcode"

Press Passcode.

Step 3 of 9

Select option

Select one of the following options:
Turn on lock code, go to 2a.
Turn off lock code, go to 2b.

Step 4 of 9

2a - Turn on lock code

Press Turn Passcode On.
Key in a lock code of your own choice.
Key in the same lock code again.

Step 5 of 9

2a - Turn on lock code

Press Require Passcode.

Step 6 of 9

2a - Turn on lock code

Press Immediately or the required period.

Step 7 of 9

2a - Turn on lock code

Press Passcode Lock.

Step 8 of 9

2b - Turn off lock code

Press Turn Passcode Off.
Key in the lock code.

Step 9 of 9

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Passcode"

Press Settings.
Press Passcode.

2. Select option

Select one of the following options:
Turn on lock code, go to 2a.
Turn off lock code, go to 2b.

3. 2a - Turn on lock code

Press Turn Passcode On.
Key in a lock code of your own choice.
Key in the same lock code again.
Press Require Passcode.
Press Immediately or the required period.
Press Passcode Lock.

4. 2b - Turn off lock code

Press Turn Passcode Off.
Key in the lock code.

5. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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