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How do I pair my pencil to my iPad?

The first way is to use the Apple Pencil. This is the recommended way to pair your pencil to your iPad.

If you have an Apple Pencil (1st generation), remove the cap and insert the Lightning connector into the Lightning port on your iPad. When you see the Pair button, tap it.

If you have an Apple Pencil (2nd generation), remove the cap and twist the cap until you see the Pair button. Tap the Pair button, then continue holding the button until the LED flashing white.

The second way to pair your pencil to your iPad is to use the Bluetooth connection.

1. On your iPad, go to Settings > Bluetooth.

2. Make sure that Bluetooth is on.

3. Tap the pencil icon next to the Apple Pencil.

4. Tap Pair.

The third way to pair your pencil to your iPad is to use the Smart Connector.

1. On your iPad, go to Settings > Bluetooth.

2. Make sure that Bluetooth is on.

3. Tap the pencil icon next to the Apple Pencil.

4. Tap Pair.

5. Connect the Smart Connector to the iPad.

The fourth way to pair your pencil to your iPad is to use the NFC.

1. On your iPad, go to Settings > NFC.

2. Make sure that NFC is on.

3. Tap the pencil icon next to the Apple Pencil.

4. Tap Pair.

5. Place the Apple Pencil on the NFC tag.

Why is my Apple Pencil not responding?

The most likely reason why your Apple Pencil is not responding is because the Bluetooth connection between the Pencil and your iPad is not working properly. Make sure that both the Pencil and your iPad are turned on and within range of each other (30 feet or less).

Then, try restarting your iPad and repairing the connection between the Pencil and your iPad. If the problem persists, you may need to replace your Apple Pencil.

How long do Apple pencils last?

An Apple Pencil will last around 12 hours on a single charge. If you are using it heavily, you may need to charge it more often. The pencil will last longer if you turn off the double-tap feature.

How long does it take for Apple Pencil to charge?

It takes about 15 minutes for the Apple Pencil to charge when connected to the iPad Pro.

Is there a way to recalibrate your Apple Pencil?

Yes, you can recalibrate your Apple Pencil. To do so, open the Settings app on your iPad and tap on General. Scroll down and tap on Pencil. Tap on the pencil that you want to calibrate and then tap on Calibrate.

Where is the double tap sensor on Apple Pencil?

The double tap sensor on the Apple Pencil is located on the side of the pen, near the top.

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