Take personal information into consideration, almost all people need to erase all data on iPad, iPad Air, iPad Mini before selling it. You can find many methods to complete the task, while not all of them can erase all your iPad data permanently. In order to complete the task perfectly, you need help from other third-party tools. In this article, you can learn the more relative process. Here I will show you the steps in three parts, please just follow me now.
Part 1: Backup iPad Data Before Erase them Permanently
When you complete the task by following steps, you will lose all data on the iPad forever. Thus you’d better make a backup before erasing them. When it comes to making a backup, you have two choices: one is turned to iCloud for help. The other is turn to the program dr.fone – iOS Backup&Restore to make a backup. You can keep all the important data by either method. But iCloud & iTunes methods could not let you preview data before backup, also not selective backup. So you’d better try dr.fone.
Here we offer you free trial version of the program dr.fone, please download it to have a try before purchase it. To learn more information about the program, please click below video tutorial for detailed specification.
Part 2: Erase all your Data on iPad, iPad Air, iPad Mini forever
In this part, I will show you how to erase everything on your iPad permanently. After the backup, you can now wipe all data on your iPad trustingly.
If there is no sensitive data and information stored on your iPad, you can choose to use the built-in eraser in iOS by the following steps: Settings > General > Reset > Erase All Content and Settings. However, when deleting all files on your iPad in this method, these files are just protected by iOS and becomes unseen, they can be recovered easily with some powerful recovery tools in the market.
Since all data on our iPad, either photos or precious files are all personal, it is very necessary to delete them permanently. You can now try the program iMyfone Umate, which can help you delete every tiny data and setting on your iPad 100%. After the process, you can sell it without worry.
The program iMyfone Umate Pro is very easy-handling no matter whether you are experts or primary users. Here I will show you the steps to complete the task. Please now download free trial version of the program to have a try before purchase it.
Step 1: To start with, you need to install the program on your computer and run it by double clicking to bring up the starting window. Then please connect the iPad that you want to erase all data to your computer.
Step 2: Just a few seconds later, the program will detect your iPad and then display it in the starting window. As you can see in the starting window, please choose the item “ERASE ALL DATA” and then confirm it.
Step 3: Now, please wait for a few minutes, the program will start to delete all data on your iPad for you automatically. After this, you can get a totally new iPad with no previous data. What’s more, your deleted data won’t be recovered anymore no matter which data recovery software you use!
Part 3: Unlink/unregister your iPad, iPad Air, iPad Mini
After deleting all data on your iPad permanently, you need to unlink/unregister your iPad so that it’s no longer linked to your Apple ID.
Please firstly go to the website https://supportprofile.apple.com/MySupportProfile.do and then log in with your Apple ID. When logging into your account, please click on edit products and then click on the x to the right of the product. Later, please click “Unregister“.