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Safer Illinois, Smartphone Loan Setup Instructions

I just received my Smartphone from the Safer in Illinois Loan program, how do I set this up?

  1. The phone will offer a quick start (If you have a current iPhone, you cannot use this as a quick start to set up this phone), you will select the manual set up.

    iPhone welcome screen

  2. You will need to pick either current WiFi or use Cellular Connection, either will work.

    Choose Wifi/Cellular

  3. The phone will run through activation - this could take a few moments depending on speed of WIFI or Cellular connection.

    Quick Start

  4. The next screen will be the Remote Management, the only option to select is "Next".

    Remote Management

  5. Use your NetID and Password, most errors at this point are due to mistyping the password.

    Remote management credentials

  6. From this screen the phone will automatically install your information and apps from the Apple Directory.

    Configuring iPhone

  7. You will be prompted to set up a pass code (this is set by the person using the phone to unlock the screen), the customer also has the option of using the bio metrics for the lock feature.

    Create PIN

  8. You do not have to turn on Location Service, however, it will have to be turned on to use the Safer in Illinois App.

    Location Services

  9. Applications on the phone will include the Safer in Illinois App, the Illinois App, Safari (which will only access webpages on the Illinois domain), DUO Mobile and Mail.  The Mail option is set to pull from your University Exchange account. 

    Post setup home screen

    You will not be able to set up an Apple ID on this iPhone


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Keywords:smartphone setup unboxing iPhone loan tlp tech technology safer il   Doc ID:105215
Owner:Erica O.Group:University of Illinois Technology Services
Created:2020-08-22 11:56 CSTUpdated:2020-09-14 10:26 CST
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