Apple iPad mini

Apple iPad mini

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Turn use of lock code on or off

The lock code protects the contents of your device from unauthorised use. If use of lock code is turned on, it needs to be keyed in when you turn on your device. Follow these instructions to turn use of lock code on or off.

Step 1 of 14

Find "Passcode Lock"

Press Settings.

Step 2 of 14

Find "Passcode Lock"

Press General.

Step 3 of 14

Find "Passcode Lock"

Press Passcode Lock.

Step 4 of 14

Select option

Select one of the following options:

Step 5 of 14

Select option

Turn on lock code, go to 2a.

Step 6 of 14

Select option

Turn off lock code, go to 2b.

Step 7 of 14

2a - Turn on lock code

Press Turn Passcode On.

Step 8 of 14

2a - Turn on lock code

Key in a lock code of your own choice.

Step 9 of 14

2a - Turn on lock code

Key in the same lock code again.

Step 10 of 14

2a - Turn on lock code

Press Require Passcode.

Step 11 of 14

2a - Turn on lock code

Press Immediately or the required interval.

Step 12 of 14

2b - Turn off lock code

Press Turn Passcode Off.

Step 13 of 14

2b - Turn off lock code

Key in the lock code.

Step 14 of 14

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Passcode Lock"

Press Settings.
Press General.
Press Passcode Lock.

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 interval.

4. 2b - Turn off lock code

Press Turn Passcode Off.
Key in the lock code.

5. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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