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Something has happened to my I-pad where a pop up message

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Something has happened to my I-pad where a pop up message comes up and I cannot access anything in my i-pad that requires the internet. The statement that comes up begins, "Your apple device has been locked, due to security reasons. You are advised to call the number the helpline number **********" It continues, "please do not use your device it may lead to stealing of date, contacts, and personal information.:
I use my i-pad much of the day for different tasks. Can you help me get rid ot that message so I can access the internet from machine.
Thank you. Todd ********
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Viet - Mac Tech replied 10 months ago.

Hi,

I'm sorry about the issue. Can you please open the Settings app icon on the iPad, then tap on the option Safari on the left (scroll down on the left as needed)

, then tap on the option Clear website data / history on the right (scroll down as needed)

, and confirm clear, and then open Safari app and check.

Please reply at the box below to continue troubleshooting. Thank you.

Expert:  Viet - Mac Tech replied 10 months ago.

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