How to Reset iPad

Ipads are one of those hot products that always remains in the high demand list. 

Having a problem with your iPad and want to know how to factory reset the iPad?

Well, this is exactly what we are going to discuss in this article. So if you have the same query then it is very important for you to stick to the end of the article. 

Ipads are premium tablets from the house of Apple Inc. But the point is that like all other electronic devices, users face several issues with their iPad too. 

And the best way to solve these issues is by factory reset iPad. Otherwise, you can also perform a hard reset on the iPad. 

For an iPad, factory reset is the most effective and capable way to resolve any kind of issue. If you perform a factory reset iPad, then keep in mind that all of your saved data will get deleted and you have to start from the top. 

That is why we always recommend that before your factory reset the iPad, at first, you should take a backup of all of your data. This way you can get all your files back even after a hard reset. 

Why does your iPad need a reset?

Well, there can be many reasons for this question. 

Every user has unique issues but some among them are common. 

Here in this section, we are listing four of such reasons that you might relate to. So just see for yourself. 

Reason 1:

Sometimes the iPad behaves strangely internally (that means the buttons are working fine). Like you suddenly noticed that the operating system is working slowly or several apps are getting frozen while running. 

You are also experiencing the same?

Then we would say that a soft reset will be the perfect solution for you. 

Reason 2: 

Ipad is completely unresponsive and you are sitting with a black screen in hand.

This is a very difficult situation. As at this point you cannot even perform hard reset iPad or factory reset iPad. 

So the only thing that will get you out of your problem is a force reset. 

Reason 3: 

Ipad has stopped working and is totally neglecting both soft reset and force reset. 

Again this is also a very irritating situation. 

Here all you can do to save your iPad is perform a hard reset iPad. That is the only way you can get yourself out of this situation. 

How to factory reset the iPad?

Now that you are here in this section of the topic, then it means that you have encountered some issue on your iPad and now you want to use the factory reset medicine. 

If that is true, then here is how you can easily perform a factory reset iPad. 

  • Open settings from your iPad and then from the side panel list, select “general”.
  • Now on the right side of the panel, you will see a list of options. From there click on Reset. 
  • Click on the option saying “Erase all contents and settings”.
  • Carefully tap on the “backup and erase” option. 

Now the operating system will ask for your iPad password to confirm the reset process. 

That is it!

You have now successfully factory reset your iPad. The iPad will now behave like it did when you first bought the product. 

Factory reset iPad is one of the most efficient ways to solve every kind of issue related to your device. But here the twist is, sometimes some users face such a kind of issue that a factory reset cannot fix. 

Hence, in these types of situations, all you are left with is a hard reset iPad. 

Wanna know how to reset the iPad (hard)?

Then just refer to the next section. 

How to hard reset the iPad?

Hard reset iPad, sometimes also called forced restart iPad is considered as the emergency solution in case factory reset iPad fails. 

So here is a step by step guide to hard reset iPad. 

  • Take the iPad in your hand and from the top press the on/off button and hold it for a few seconds. 
  • Now while holding the power button, press and hold the home button. 
  • Hold both the buttons for about ten seconds until the screen blacks out. 

Then again the operating system will start itself and you will see the Apple logo on your display. 

That’s it!

Once you are done with all the above-mentioned steps, now your operating system is ready for a hard reset.

In the End 

Whether you are having issues on your iPad or on any other Apple device, you can always solve the issue right away by performing factory reset iPad or hard reset iPad. 

In the above sections, we have provided a complete guide on both of the procedures. All you have to do is follow those steps and get yourself out of the problem.