How to find the serial number on an iPad

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Need help finding the serial number for your iPad? Here are a few steps to help you locate it:


Method 1: Settings App

  1. Unlock your iPad and go to the home screen.
  2. Open the "Settings" app.
  3. In the Settings menu, tap on "General."
  4. Tap on "About."
  5. Look for the "Serial Number." The serial number will be listed in this section.


Method 2: On the back of the iPad

  1. The serial number will be printed on the back of the iPad, near the bottom.


Method 3: iTunes (if iPad won't power on or is not responding)

  1. Connect your iPad to a computer and open iTunes (or Finder on macOS Catalina and later).
  2. Select your iPad when it appears in iTunes (or Finder).
  3. Click on the "Summary" tab.
  4. The serial number should be displayed under the device information.

Important Tips:

  • Remember, the serial number is a unique identifier for your iPad, and it's useful for warranty purposes, support, or if you need to check the device's eligibility for service or support.


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