Fix Error If You Can’t Activate Iphone Or Ipad After Installing Ios 93 Software Update
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If you’ve updated to iOS 9.3 and you’re having trouble activating your iPhone or iPad, don’t worry. You’re not the only one with this problem, and fortunately, there are a couple of workarounds that should fix it. Here’s what you can try.

The problem, which appears to be affecting a fairly large number of iOS users, according to a thread on the Apple Support Communities forum, throws up an Activation Lock screen after the iOS 9.3 update has been installed. However, users are unable to sign in.

“In some cases, the hint that you see on the Activate iPhone screen might not match your current Apple ID,” Apple says. These are the workarounds you can try to fix the problem:

Method 1:

Connect your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to the computer.

Open iTunes. Make sure that you have the latest version of iTunes.

Select your device. You should see the Activate [your device] screen in iTunes.

Enter your Apple ID and password and click Continue.

Method 2:

Turn off your device or take it offline.

Sign in to iCloud with your Apple ID and password.

Open Find My iPhone.

Select All Devices, then select your device.

Click Remove from Account. If you still see a map in the device detail view, select All Devices again, click X next to your device, then click Remove.

After you set up your device successfully, make sure that you sign in to iCloud again.

After following one of these workarounds, your iPhone or iPad should be activated and back up and running as normal. If it isn’t and you’re still having problems, Apple recommends that you contact Apple Support for further assistance.

Find my iPhone iCloud Activation Lock. Visit Here for iPhone iCloud Activation Solution.

Find My iPhone includes a feature called Activation Lock that is designed to prevent anyone else from using your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch if it's ever lost or stolen. Activation Lock is enabled automatically when you turn on Find My iPhone on a device using iOS 7 or later.

With Find My iPhone Activation Lock, your Apple ID and password will be required before anyone can:

  • Turn off Find My iPhone on your device
  • Erase your device
  • Reactivate and use your device

This can help you keep your device secure, even if it's in the wrong hands, and can improve your chances of recovering it. Even if you erase your device remotely, Activation Lock can continue to deter anyone from reactivating your device without your permission. All you need to do is keep Find My iPhone turned on, and remember your Apple ID and password. And now with watchOS 2, you can use Activation Lock to protect your Apple Watch.

Do I need to turn off Find My iPhone before having my device serviced?

Yes. If Find My iPhone is on, technicians might not be able to perform service on your device.

What if I forget my Apple ID password?

If you forget your password, you can reset it at your Apple ID account page or you can contact Apple Support and verify your identity.

If you forget your password and can't reset it, you'll lose access to your Apple ID and might be unable to use or reactivate your device. To help prevent this, visit your Apple ID account page periodically to review and update your account information.

What if I purchase a device that is still linked to the previous owner's account?

Contact the previous owner as soon as possible and ask them to erase the device and remove it from their account. Learn how to remove a device from a previous owner's account.

How do I check for Activation Lock before purchasing a used device?

When you buy an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Apple Watch from someone other than Apple or an authorized Apple reseller, it is up to you to ensure that the device is erased and no longer linked to the previous owner’s account.

You can check the current Activation Lock status of a device when you visit icloud activationlock from any Mac or PC.

Does Find My Mac include Activation Lock?

Activation Lock works only with iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iOS 7 or later and Apple Watch with watchOS2 or later.


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