Activate an iPad is easy, but things will get complicated if you get iPad activation errors as below:
“Activation Error - Activation request could not be completed. If the problem persists, please contact customer care.”
“Your iPad could not be activated because the activation server is temporarily unavailable.”
“Your iPhone could not be activated because the activation server cannot be reached.”
If you are one of the unlucky guys and feel overwhelmed when getting those error, here we shared the top 6 ways to fix activation errors on iPad Pro/Air 2/Air/4/3/2, iPad mini 4/3/2.
Apple server may down due to millions of users activating their iPhone, iPad at the same time. If you get the iPad error that activation server could not is temporarily unavailable or cannot be reached, you should wait for a few minutes before trying again.
Make sure your network connections is stable. If you use cellular, try to switch to Wi-Fi. Or connected to a different Wi-Fi because If your network is blocking gs.apple.com on a couple of ports, it will prevent you activating your iPhone successfully.
Activation Lock can prevent people from taking, wiping, and restoring your iPhone or iPad without your express permission. Before an iPhone can be activated with a new account, you must remove it first.
If your iPad still could not be activated, try to reactivate through iTunes in following steps.
Cannot Activate your iPad? Worse still, your iPad gets stuck on activation screen and cannot get past? Your newly installed iOS may have something wrong and cause the activation error. In this situation, Tenorshare ReiBoot can easily fix iPad activation error by repairing the corrupted operating system.
That’s all for how to fix could not activate iPad error. We hope methods above could help you solve your problems. If you have any other issues, let us know in comment section below.