How To Reset An iPad Back To The Factory Default Settings
It’s actually quite easy to reset your iPad. Here’s how:
1 – Open iTunes on either a Mac or a Windows PC.
2 – Connect your iPad to the computer using the data cable that came with it.
3 – Select your iPad when it appears in iTunes.
4 – Click the Restore iPad button located in the “Summary” panel.
5 – Click Restore to confirm that you really want to reset the device back top its factory defaults.
That’s all there is to it. Your iPad should now perform the reset procedure. One the reset is completel your iPad will be configured exactly like it was the moment you took it out of the box.
If you’re selling your iPad or giving it away, the new owner will be presented with the “First Time Setup” screen the first time he/she turns the device on.