How to Activate Netflix on an iPad

A convenient feature of the Apple iPad is its ability to play streaming video. This feature is great for watching movies or TV shows when traveling. You can even sync the iPad with your Netflix account to gain access to all of the films available on the service's Watch Instantly package. If you have a Netflix account, all you have to do is download the free Netflix app. Once you log in, you will be able to watch movies from your instant queue on the iPad.

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Open the App Store on your iPad.

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Search for "Netflix."

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Download and install the Netflix app.

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Open the Netflix app. A screen will appear for you to log in to your Netflix account.

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Enter your user name and password in the appropriate fields and tap the "Log In" button. The Netflix app will automatically activate.