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  1. #1

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    Jul 16, 2013
    Erase password and login on new iPad air
    I am sending my new air back to Apple and want to delete any logins and passwords.

    Can this be done? If so, how should I proceed with a total sweep of all personal data?

    As always our advice is appreciated.

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  3. #3

    Member Since
    Jul 16, 2013
    Thank you for the advise. I went to i Tunes but can't find a way to restore. My level of computer savvy is very low so any advise should be geared to the beginner level. Thanks again.

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    Oct 19, 2008
    Early 2015 13" rMBP
    Here's how to restore it to factory settings. Note that this will erase everything on your iPad.

    Note - as bobtomay mentioned, do not restore from a backup.
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  5. #5

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    Jul 16, 2013
    Than you, just what I was looking for.

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