How do I Password Protect my iPad?

It is a good idea to password protect your iPad from unwanted access. To do those follow these steps:

1. Touch Settings and choose General
2. In the new window touch Passcode Lock

3. In the new window you have two options - to activate a simple passcode or a more complex passcode. Choose the option you wish to use by swiping the slider next to Simple Passcode. Then touch Turn Passcode On

4. In the new window type in your chosen passcode

5. Once your passcode has been entered you will be asked to enter it again. Once this is done, wait about 3 seconds and the window will return to the Pass Code Lock settings screen. Press the home button to exit, your passcode has now been set.