Set up my iPad
The items on this page cover how to set up your iPad for the first time.
Info: What is an Apple ID?
These instructions explain what an Apple ID is and provide an overview of how it should be set up for use at the College.
Info: Using Multiple iPads in the home
Are you using more than one iPad at home? Are you using the same iTunes accouint with each device? Do you sync your iPads on the same computer? This area is for you!
Step 1. Set up your iPad and Apple ID
These instructions cover how to set up an iPad as well as create your Apple ID without the need for a credit card.
Step 2. Add your Apple ID to your iPad
Now that you have your Apple ID you can add it to the iPad. The instructions show you how.
Step 3. Set up iCloud on your iPad
Using iCloud is an important part of the backup routine for a student. The instructions to set up iCloud can be found here.
Step 4. Add iTunes credit
If you want to provide credit for your students without them using a credit card, an iTunes Gift Certificate will allow this.
Step 5. Wireless Configuration for the College
To use your iPad at the College, you will need to have configured your wireless settings. Each student receives a username and password that is required in this process.
Step 6. Configure Network Access
From your iPad, you can access any network drive at the College. These instructions go through the setup process
Step 7. Email Configuration
These instructions are broken up into two parts. Automatic and Manual configuation. If you are having problems using the automatic configuration, please ensure you have the College proxy set up correctly.
Info: Backup and Restore your iPad
Staff and students who are required to backup and restore their iPads will find the directions listed here.
Info: Calendar Configuration
As well as your personal calendar, you can access the Redlands College yearly calendar, which contains all the important College events and dates. Follow these instructions to view Redlands College calendars..