Set up your Apple devices

Learn how to set up your iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple Watch
Apple Devices

Setting up is easy

Follow these simple steps to get up and running with your new Apple device.

Setting up iPhone

Setting up iPad

Step 1
Turn on your device

Press and hold the device's power button until you see the Apple logo.

Step 2
Use Quick Start

If you have another device, you can use it to automatically set up your new device with Quick Start.

Step 3
Activate your device

You need to connect to a Wi-Fi network, a cellular network, or iTunes to activate and continue setting up your device.

Step 4
Finishing up

Sign in with your Apple ID and tap "Get Started" to begin using your device.

Setting up Mac

Step 1
Turn on your device

Locate side button. Press and hold the device's power button until you see the Apple logo.

Step 2
Use Setup Assistant

he first time your Mac starts up, Setup Assistant walks you through the simple steps needed to start using your new Mac.

Step 3
Activate your device

You need to connect to a Wi-Fi network, a cellular network, or iTunes to activate and continue setting up your device.

Step 4
Finishing up

Sign in with your Apple ID and begin using your device.

Setting up Apple Watch