How do I set up a new iPhone or iPad?

What do I need to do to prepare for a new iPad?

Go to Settings > General > Transfer or Reset iPhone. Tap on Get Started under Prepare for New iPhone or Prepare for New iPad.

How long does it take to transfer information from an old iPad to a new one?

Tap Continue to begin transferring your data from your old iPad to your new one. Keep your iPads plugged in beside each other while your data is transferred. The process may take up to two hours, depending on network speeds and the amount of data being transferred.

How do I swap everything from my old iPad to my new iPad?

If you’re looking to transfer everything from your old iPad to your new iPad, try using the Automatic Setup process. Tap Restore from date of most recent backup Backup to restore your latest iCloud backup when you’re using Automatic Setup. Tap Agree.

How do I set up a new device using my Apple ID?

A screen appears on your current device that offers the option of using your Apple ID to set up your new device. Make sure it’s the Apple ID that you want to use, then tap Continue. If you can’t see the option to continue on your current device, make sure Bluetooth is turned on.