How to Pair Slim Folio to iPad: A Step-by-Step Guide for Easy Setup

Pairing a Slim Folio with your iPad isn’t rocket science. It’s actually quite simple. You just need to turn on Bluetooth, follow a few steps on both the iPad and the keyboard, and you’ll be good to go. Let’s dive into the nitty-gritty details so you can get your Slim Folio paired up in no time!

How to Pair Slim Folio to iPad

Pairing your Slim Folio to your iPad will allow you to use the keyboard for typing, enhancing your user experience. Here are the steps to get you all set up.

Step 1: Turn on the iPad’s Bluetooth

Go to your iPad’s Settings and turn on Bluetooth.

This is the first and crucial step. Without Bluetooth, your iPad won’t even recognize the Slim Folio. So, head to Settings > Bluetooth, and toggle the switch to the ‘On’ position.

Step 2: Prepare Slim Folio for Pairing

Turn on the Slim Folio by pressing the power button.

To ensure that your Slim Folio is discoverable, you need to switch it on. Usually, this involves pressing and holding the power button until a light indicator starts blinking.

Step 3: Open Bluetooth Settings on iPad

Stay in the Bluetooth settings to let the iPad search for nearby devices.

While your Slim Folio is in pairing mode, your iPad should automatically start searching for nearby devices. Make sure you wait until your Slim Folio appears on the list of devices.

Step 4: Select Slim Folio from the List

Tap on the Slim Folio name to pair it with your iPad.

When you see the Slim Folio name pop up in the list of available devices, just tap on it. Your iPad will then attempt to connect to the Slim Folio.

Step 5: Confirm Pairing

Follow any on-screen instructions to complete the pairing process.

Sometimes, a dialog box will appear asking for confirmation. Follow any on-screen instructions to finalize the pairing process. You may need to type in a code using the Slim Folio keyboard.

Once paired, your iPad and Slim Folio should work seamlessly together. You can now type away using the keyboard, making your life a tad bit easier!

Tips for Pairing Slim Folio to iPad

  • Charge Your Devices: Ensure that both your iPad and Slim Folio are fully charged before starting the pairing process.
  • Stay Close: Keep your iPad and Slim Folio close to each other to ensure a stable Bluetooth connection.
  • Update iOS: Make sure your iPad is running the latest version of iOS to avoid compatibility issues.
  • Check for Firmware Updates: Some Slim Folio models might need a firmware update for optimal performance.
  • Restart Devices: If the pairing fails, try restarting both your iPad and Slim Folio.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I know if my Slim Folio is in pairing mode?

Usually, a blinking light indicator signifies that the Slim Folio is in pairing mode. Consult the manual for specific details.

What should I do if the Slim Folio doesn’t appear in the Bluetooth list?

Try turning Bluetooth off and on again on your iPad. Ensure the Slim Folio is in pairing mode and within range.

Can I pair the Slim Folio with other devices?

Yes, but you’ll need to unpair it from your iPad first if you want to use it with another device.

What if I forget the pairing code?

Refer to the user manual for the default pairing code, or check for on-screen instructions that might provide it.

Is the Slim Folio compatible with all iPad models?

Not all. Make sure to check the compatibility list from the manufacturer to see if your iPad model is supported.


  1. Turn on the iPad’s Bluetooth.
  2. Prepare Slim Folio for pairing.
  3. Open Bluetooth settings on iPad.
  4. Select Slim Folio from the list.
  5. Confirm pairing.


Pairing your Slim Folio to an iPad can significantly enhance your productivity. By following the steps above, you ensure a seamless connection between your devices. This straightforward process only takes a few minutes but provides long-term benefits, especially for those who rely on their iPad for work or study.

Additionally, keeping your devices updated and ensuring they are charged can make the process even smoother. If you have any further questions, consult the frequently asked questions section or your Slim Folio’s user manual for more information. Happy typing!

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