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iPhone 4s - Activate your phone
When you have restored the factory default settings, you need to activate the phone.
Follow these instructions to activate your Apple iPhone 4S.
- Turn on the phone
Press and hold On/Off until the phone is turned on
Drag the arrow right
Key in the PIN and press OK
- Select general settings
To change language
Press the required language
Press arrow right
To change country or area
Press Show More...
Press the required country or area
Press Enable Location Services or Disable Location Services
If you select Disable Location Services:
- Select option
Activate the phone using iTunes, go to a
Activate the phone without using iTunes, go to b
a) Activate the phone using iTunes
Press Connect to iTunes
Start the program iTunes on your computer
Connect the data cable to the socket at the bottom of the phone and to the computer's USB port
Follow the instructions on the screen to select synchronisation settings
After a moment, it is indicated on the screen that the phone is ready for use
Please note: Before you can activate the phone using iTunes, you need to install the program iTunes on your computer
b) Activate the phone without using iTunes
Press the required WiFi network or Other....
Follow the instructions on the display to connect to the required WiFi network
Press Set Up as New iPhone
To activate the phone using an existing Apple ID:
Press Sign In with an Apple ID
To activate the phone using a new Apple ID:
Press Create a Free Apple ID
To activate the phone without an Apple ID:
Press Skip This Step
Follow the instructions on the display to activate the phone