Apple iPad (3rd generation) (iOS5)

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Basic use

Start using your device

When you start using your device, there are some guidelines you need to follow. Follow these instructions to start using your device.

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Insert your SIM
Insert the opener for the SIM holder into the small hole in the SIM holder on the left side of your device.
Remove the SIM holder from your device.
Turn your SIM so that the angled corner of your SIM matches the angled corner of the SIM holder.
Place your SIM in the SIM holder.
Slide the SIM holder into your device.
Please note that your device only supports micro SIMs.
The opener is attached to the cover containing the papers that come with your device.
Turn on your device
Press and hold On/Off until your device is turned on.
Drag the arrow right.
Press Unlock.
Key in your PIN and press OK.
If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, your SIM will be blocked. To unblock your SIM, you'll need to key in your PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services.

Please note:
If the wrong PUK is entered ten times in a row, your SIM will be blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM from Vodafone.
Select general settings
To change language:
Press the required language.
Press arrow right.
To change country or area:
Press the required country or area.
Press Next.
Press Enable Location Services or Disable Location Services.
Press Next.
If you select Disable Location Services:
Press OK.
Select option
Activate your device using iTunes, go to 4a.
Activate your device without using iTunes, go to 4b.
4a - Activate your device using iTunes
Go to on your computer.
Find the download section on the web page to download iTunes.
Download and install iTunes on your computer.
Press Connect to iTunes.
Press Continue.
Start the program iTunes on your computer.
Connect the data cable to the socket at the bottom of your device and to your computer's USB port.
Follow the instructions on the screen to select synchronisation settings.
Select Done.
4b - Activate your device without using iTunes
Press the required Wi-Fi network or Other....
Follow the instructions on the display to connect to the required Wi-Fi network.
Press Next.
Press Set Up as New iPad.
Press Next.
To activate your device using an existing Apple ID:
Press Sign In with an Apple ID.
To activate your device using a new Apple ID:
Press Create a Free Apple ID.
To activate your device without an Apple ID:
Press Skip This Step.
Press Skip.
Follow the instructions on the display to activate your device.
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