Apple iPad with Retina display

Apple iPad with Retina display

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Set date and time

Follow these instructions to set the date and time.

Step 1 of 23

Find "Date & Time"

Press Settings.

Step 2 of 23

Find "Date & Time"

Press General.

Step 3 of 23

Find "Date & Time"

Press Date & Time.

Step 4 of 23

Select option

Select one of the following options:

Step 5 of 23

Select option

Turn automatic date and time update on or off, go to 2a.

Step 6 of 23

Select option

Select time zone, go to 2b.

Step 7 of 23

Select option

Set the date, go to 2c.

Step 8 of 23

Select option

Set the time, go to 2d.

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2a - Turn automatic date and time update on or off

Press the indicator next to Set Automatically.

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2a - Turn automatic date and time update on or off

Depending on the current setting, the function is turned on or off.

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2b - Select time zone

Press Time Zone.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
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2b - Select time zone

Key in the name of the required city.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
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2b - Select time zone

Results matching what you key in are displayed.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Step 14 of 23

2b - Select time zone

Press the required time zone.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
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2c - Set the date

Press Set Date & Time.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
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2c - Set the date

Press the date.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
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2c - Set the date

Drag the wheels to set the date.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Step 18 of 23

2c - Set the date

Press Set Date & Time to go back to the settings.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
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2d - Set the time

Press Set Date & Time.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Step 20 of 23

2d - Set the time

Press the time.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
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2d - Set the time

Drag the wheels to set the time.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Step 22 of 23

2d - Set the time

Press Set Date & Time to go back to the settings.

The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Step 23 of 23

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Date & Time"

Press Settings.
Press General.
Press Date & Time.

2. Select option

Select one of the following options:
Turn automatic date and time update on or off, go to 2a.
Select time zone, go to 2b.
Set the date, go to 2c.
Set the time, go to 2d.

3. 2a - Turn automatic date and time update on or off

Press the indicator next to Set Automatically.
Depending on the current setting, the function is turned on or off.

4. 2b - Select time zone

Press Time Zone.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Key in the name of the required city.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Results matching what you key in are displayed.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Press the required time zone.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.

5. 2c - Set the date

Press Set Date & Time.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Press the date.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Drag the wheels to set the date.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Press Set Date & Time to go back to the settings.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.

6. 2d - Set the time

Press Set Date & Time.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Press the time.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Drag the wheels to set the time.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.
Press Set Date & Time to go back to the settings.
The menu item is only available if you've turned off automatic date and time update, see step 2a.

7. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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