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E-Readers Overview: iPad2

Warning

If you register your own iTunes account on the Library iPad2 and do not deregister the device before returning it to the library, anyone who checks out the Library iPad2 after you can use your credit card/iTunes account!!!!!

Library iPad2

Library iPad2's are checked out as devices only. See instructions below to set up the iPad2 with your iTunes account.

CALL THE LIBRARY TO SEE IF AN iPad2 IS AVAILABLE FOR CHECKOUT

  • NE Campus (817) 515-6629
  • NW Campus (817) 515-7725
  • SE Campus (817) 515-3082
  • SO Campus (817) 515-4524
  • TR Campus (817) 515-1220

Using the Library iPad2

To use iPad, you need:

  • An Apple ID for some features, including iCloud, the App Store and iTunes Store, and online purchases
  • An Internet connection (broadband is recommended)

To use iPad with your computer, you need:

A Mac or a PC with a USB 2.0 port and one of the following operating systems: Mac OS X version 10.5.8 or later Windows 7, Windows Vista, or Windows XP Home or Professional with Service Pack 3 or later iTunes 10.6 or later, available at: http://www.itunes.com/download

Setting up iPad:

To set up iPad, turn it on and follow the Setup Assistant. The onscreen directions in Setup Assistant step you through the setup process, including connecting to a Wi-Fi network, signing in with or creating a free Apple ID, setting up iCloud, and turning on recommended features, such as Location Services and Find My iPad. During setup, you can copy your apps, settings, and content from another iPad by restoring from an iCloud backup or from iTunes.

The iPad2

This video from Apple introduces the iPad 2.

iPad2 User Manual