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Activate your device
  1. To turn the phone on, press and hold the Power key.

  2. Press the Home key.

  3. Tap a language.

  4. Tap the country or region.

  5. Tap a Wi-Fi network.

    Note: If there are no Wi-Fi networks available, tap Use Cellular Connection.

  6. If prompted, enter the selected Wi-Fi network Password, then tap Join.

  7. Tap an option for Location Services.

  8. Place your finger or thumb on the home key to set up Touch ID.

    Otherwise, tap Set Up Touch ID Later.

    Note: To add Touch ID at any time, from the home screen, go to Settings, tap Touch ID & Passcode, and then tap Add a Fingerprint.

  9. Tap Continue.

  10. To create a passcode, enter a six digit passcode.

    Note: To select a different format for the passcode, tap Passcode Options, then tap an option.

  11. Re-enter the passcode to confirm.

  12. Tap a restore option for Apps & Data.

  13. An Apple ID is required in order to use some features of the iPhone such as iCloud, iTunes, App Store, iMessage, etc.

    Enter the email address that is associated with your Apple ID, then enter the Password.

    Tap Next.

    Note: To add or set up an Apple ID later, from the home screen, tap Settings, then tap iCloud. Enter your Apple ID credentials and tap Sign In, or tap Create a new Apple ID to set up an account.

  14. Two-Factor Authentication is a security method used by Apple to verify who is accessing your account.

    If Two-Factor Authentication was configured on a previous device, follow the prompts to continue. Otherwise, tap an option for Apple ID Security.

    To skip this step, tap Not Now.

    Note: The Two-Factor Authentication code will be required every time your Apple ID is entered on a new device. The verification code will be displayed automatically on all of your trusted devices, or it will be sent to a trusted phone number.

  15. Read the Terms and Conditions, then tap Agree.

  16. Tap Next.

  17. To add a card to Apple Pay, using the iPhone camera, position your card within the frame displayed on the screen.

    Alternatively, enter the card number manually by tapping Enter Card Details Manually.

    Otherwise, tap Set Up Later in Wallet.

  18. Tap an option for iCloud Keychain.

    Note: If prompted, tap Continue.

  19. Tap an option for Siri, Apple's virtual assistant.

  20. If the option to Continue was selected in the previous step, follow the prompts to teach Siri to respond to your voice.

    Note: To skip the training process, tap Set Up "Hey Siri" Later.

  21. Once finished, tap Continue.

  22. Review the message for Diagnostics, then tap an option.

  23. Tap an option for App Analytics.

  24. Tap Choose a View for Display Zoom.

    • STANDARD is the normal display setting, and fits more on the screen at once.

    • ZOOMED shows larger text, buttons, and controls.

  25. Tap a display option, then tap Next.

  26. Tap Get Started.

  27. The phone is now ready for use.