Install an Application on the iPad Air 2

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    In order to install applications on an iPad, the tablet will need to be unlocked. it should be on the home screen.
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    Tap on the blue square with the white letter A. This is the App Store icon. This will open App Store. If you have a particular application in mind or there is another function you want to perform in App Store, please refer to our tutorial on using App Store.
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    Let's scroll down and choose an application. Let's choose Hulu.
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    Tap on the application. Tapping the green Hulu icon will open up Hulu.
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    Tap on the "GET" button next to the logo. The button will change to "INSTALL".
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    Tap on "INSTALL". The button will begin spinning.
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    In some cases, you may be asked for a password. In other cases, where you've chosen to remember the password on your device, you may not be asked to use a password. Initially you may have a fingerprint scanner set up allowing you to use the fingerprint instead of entering a password. In this video, simply tapping "Install" functions well enough to start installation.
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    You can tap on "OPEN" to open the application.
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    Alternatively, tap away from the application window.
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    Press the home button. This will take you to the home screen where the application icon has been placed. In this video, there are two screens. One is with the App Store icon.
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    You can swiped over to the second screen. The Hulu icon has been placed on the second screen. There is another way to install applications as well.
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    Let's swipe left and tap on the App Store icon again.
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    Tap on an application. In this video, Match is tapped. It is a dating application with a blue "M" icon. This will open up the Match installation window. You may see that instead of the "GET" option, you would have a cloud with an arrow. This means that you have previously installed this application, and at some point you have deleted it.
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    Tap on the cloud icon. App Store will automatically download the application.
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    Most of the time, if you have a password set up on your device, you will not be asked for a password when downloading applications that have been previously deleted. This is owing to your device trusting the applications. Some applications will be downloaded faster than others.
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    When you've finished, you can tap away from the window.
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    Press the home button to go back to your home screen. You will now see a little icon indicating that this application is being downloaded and installed onto the iPad Air 2. Give it a moment to finish installation. You will have the Match icon on your iPad Air 2.
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This concludes our VisiHow tutorial on how to install apps on iPad Air 2. If you have questions about downloading or installing an app on your own iPad, please leave them in the section below. Thank you for choosing VisiHow! Have a great day!

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Video: Install an Application on the iPad Air 2

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