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Backing up the tablet memory

If you want to update the software on your tablet, it's recommended you back up the tablet memory.

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Choose option

Choose one of the following options:

Back up the memory using iTunes go to 1a.

Back up the memory using iCloud, go to 1b.

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1a - Back up the memory using iTunes

Go to www.itunes.com on your computer.

Find the download section on the website to download iTunes.

Download and install iTunes on your computer.

Start the program iTunes on your computer.

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1a - Back up the memory using iTunes

Connect the data cable to the phone tablet socket and to your computer's USB port.

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1a - Back up the memory using iTunes

Depending on your settings in iTunes, backup may start automatically.

To start backup manually:

Click iPad.

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1a - Back up the memory using iTunes

Click iCloud or This computer.

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1a - Back up the memory using iTunes

Click Back Up Now.

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1b - Back up the memory using iCloud

Remember, you need to activate your Apple ID. To continuously synchronise the contents of your tablet with iCloud, tap the indicator next to the required data type to turn on synchronisation.

Tap Settings.

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1b - Back up the memory using iCloud

Remember, you need to activate your Apple ID. To continuously synchronise the contents of your tablet with iCloud, tap the indicator next to the required data type to turn on synchronisation.

Tap iCloud.

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1b - Back up the memory using iCloud

Remember, you need to activate your Apple ID. To continuously synchronise the contents of your tablet with iCloud, tap the indicator next to the required data type to turn on synchronisation.

Log on to iCloud if you're asked to do so.

Tap Storage & Backup.

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1b - Back up the memory using iCloud

Remember, you need to activate your Apple ID. To continuously synchronise the contents of your tablet with iCloud, tap the indicator next to the required data type to turn on synchronisation.

Tap the indicator next to "iCloud Backup" until the function is turned on.

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1b - Back up the memory using iCloud

Remember, you need to activate your Apple ID. To continuously synchronise the contents of your tablet with iCloud, tap the indicator next to the required data type to turn on synchronisation.

Tap OK.

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1b - Back up the memory using iCloud

Remember, you need to activate your Apple ID. To continuously synchronise the contents of your tablet with iCloud, tap the indicator next to the required data type to turn on synchronisation.

Tap Back Up Now.

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