hi, I just upgraded from the 9.7 or called version 6 to iPad mini. I did the direct transfer and since it was an upgrade the transfer went perfect. now the 9.7 does not show in my devices anymore but still has phone number listed in the info on ipad.
I am trying to transfer everything from an Ipad air to the 9.7. If I do device to device transfer instead of cloud will the 9.7 upgrade the phone number assigned to the air to the 9.7 ?.
if not PLEASE HELP !!!!
The mini is for me upgrade from the 9.7 everything transferred perfect.
now I also have an ipad air that is going to be replaced with the 9.7. the air is my granddaughters who has autism and needs all apps, data etc transferred to the 9.7
I tried a restore from cloud but the phone # stayed the same as the mini I upgraded to.
Mltoys123, thank you for sharing this helpful information. We are glad to see that the content transferred smoothly to your new iPad. Transferring the content will not activate your new device. You will be able to activate your new device by following the steps provided from this link https://vz.to/2OVT6vt.
hopefully I will try this weekend. I will use the transfer device option to have the 9.7 get the cell # from the Air correct ?
during this it asks where to send text for code, my only option is to my cell phone and it says it will check the device sim for compatibility. is this step checking the 9.7 ipad or is it going to mess up my phone ?
We want to be as helpful as possible Miltoys123. Can you please share more details on what you mean by the text message messing up your phone?
Mltoys123 Congratulations on your new device. We can definitely give you a hand. Please check for a private message sent here on this platform.