This article tells you how to set up and configure your new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. If you are a beginner to the iPhone, it would be very helpful.
You can order the new iPhone 7 (Plus) in 2016 from the 09/09, new iOS 10 make your iPhone 7 smarter and more alive than ever. Once you get a new iPhone 7, there are some essential things you need to do: set up and activate immediately. Now, read on to learn how to activate iPhone 7 (Plus) and make sure all is well configured and new iPhone works exactly as you want.
Before you start, you better back up your old iPhone via iTunes or iCloud in advance, so that you can directly restore from a backup when you follow the steps to configure iPhone 7.
1. Turn on your iPhone 7
After turning on your iPhone 7/7 Plus, the word “Hello” will appear in multiple languages, and then drag across the screen from left to right.
To get the IMEI / ICCID and IMEI number of the device, tap the “i” icon in the lower right corner of the screen.
2. Select a language and country
Select your language like America > Type in your country or region. This format will set the display of your device information, such as date, and time.
3. Connect to the Internet and select the location service
Select a Wi-Fi or cellular connection. If no WLAN is available, you can set iPhone 7 (Plus) via a mobile phone service active.
Then you can also choose whether to use location services on iPhone 7. This is used for apps such as Maps and Find My iPhone.
4. Configure Touch ID and create a password
With Touch ID, you can use your fingerprint to unlock your iPhone and make purchases.
In addition, you can set an access code instead of Touch ID. If you want to create a six-digit or four-digit code, click “Code Options.”
5. Restore or transfer your applications and data
Want to transfer your purchased data and content from the old iPhone to iPhone 7 (Plus)? You can select one of the methods below:
- Restore from iCloud backup
Select Restore from iCloud > Enter your Apple ID and password > Accept iCloud conditions > Choose a backup you want.
- Restore from an iTunes backup
Turn on your new iPhone 7> Select Restore from iTunes > Connect new device to the computer > Open iTunes on your computer and select your device > Select Restore backup.
- Restore with third party software
If you want to restore your backup selectively, you can try iCareFone, with this software, you can choose the specific data you want to restore on the new iPhone 7.
6. Set up iCloud Drive
If you have an Apple ID, enter your Apple ID and password. After logging in with your Apple ID, you can set up iCloud Drive, Apple iCloud and Pay keychain.
7. Configure Siri
If you want to use Siri, you must state certain phrases that Siri can adapt to your voice. Of course, you can skip this step directly.
8. Set the settings related to the data analysis and resolution of the screen
Choose to share information with application developers or not. Then choose from two screen resolutions: Normal and Expanded.
9. Finish setup
Now tap Start to start using your new iPhone 7 (Plus). To protect your data, you should back up regularly.