1. craftEcowgirl's Avatar
    In Icloud settings, backup button is greyed out? I want to turn on
    12-17-2015 04:39 PM
  2. craftEcowgirl's Avatar
    My restrictions are set to off
    12-17-2015 04:48 PM
  3. Just_Me_D's Avatar
    Reboot your device and see if the backup option is then available to you.
    12-17-2015 06:17 PM
  4. craftEcowgirl's Avatar
    Rebooted, still greyed out
    12-17-2015 06:31 PM
  5. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    Rebooted, still greyed out
    Sign out if iCloud, then sign back in.
    12-17-2015 09:23 PM
  6. craftEcowgirl's Avatar
    Sign out where? Nothing under Icloud in settings
    12-17-2015 09:25 PM
  7. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    Sign out where? Nothing under Icloud in settings
    Settings >iCloud > scroll down to bottom and sign out.
    12-17-2015 09:49 PM
  8. craftEcowgirl's Avatar
    No sign out on mine

    12-17-2015 09:50 PM
  9. craftEcowgirl's Avatar
    This on ipad mini 4
    12-17-2015 09:51 PM
  10. Smply_Rckless's Avatar
    It says in the screen shot that your iPad is being restored. Give it time to finish then see if the problem is still there
    12-17-2015 10:25 PM
  11. craftEcowgirl's Avatar
    Its been restoring for days, it wont finish because it wants me to add paasword for an old Apple account, but when I try and reset password it says email not an apple account?? But keeps asking me to put in password for that email so it can continue restoring. Ridiculous
    12-17-2015 11:26 PM
  12. craftEcowgirl's Avatar
    I have another post trying to get that figured out
    12-17-2015 11:28 PM
  13. higginsscott77's Avatar
    I have another post trying to get that figured out
    Any joy on the grey button
    06-13-2016 07:46 PM
  14. Just_Me_D's Avatar
    Any joy on the grey button
    Since the post was dated December of last year, I'm going to assume the problem is resolved.
    06-13-2016 08:54 PM
  15. higginsscott77's Avatar
    I assume so, I wondered how it was resolved tho, to save me posting the same post. thanks
    06-14-2016 05:43 AM
  16. Kiehtan's Avatar
    I had multiple iPhones associated with my iCloud account, due to two Apple Care warranty reissues and then trading in for an iPhone 7+. The three older iPhone 6S+ phones were still listed as linked to my iCloud account. I went through and "removed" all of the old iPhone 6S+s and the greyed out cloud backup button came back to life. Hope this helps. Cheers!
    12-22-2016 08:37 AM

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