Giving Your Old iPad to A Spouse or Family Member

family-ipad-300x225Are you getting one of the new iPads? Planning on passing your old iPad (still a great device!) on to a family member?  This articlehas some great tips on how to do that. Here are some:

1. Back-up, either to iCloud or iTunes: “Before you reset the iPad, you probably want to back it up and transfer all of your app and media purchases to iTunes.”

2. Do a full reset: “On the device, go to Settings » General » Reset and choose Erase All Content and Settings. You will be asked to enter your passcode lock (if you have one set) and then confirm your choice.”

3.”Even if you are planning to share App Store purchases, each person should have their own iCloud account/Apple ID.”

Be sure and read the other suggestions, including setting up contacts and calendars, in the full article.

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