[Tip] How to Stop Advertisement Tracking what you do in iOS 6 on iPad, iPhone

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When we are browsing on our iPhone and some ads come along and we click on them just to check them out and it gets recorded. Advertisers are tracking your every move. Apple’s advertising arm iAd, uses the data from your iPhone to create a personal and targeted ad campaign based on all your recent choices that you made on the web or Google.

This type of tracking done by apple is not new infact Apple device always carry a unique UDID(unique device identifiers) number using which the consumer is given a certain type of ads based on his/her choices. But after a lot of question raised by a lot of people all around the world, Apple came out with a resolution which seems to be fair and allows you to turn off this tacking.

Turn off Apple Ads Tracking on Your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

Here’s how you can do it.

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This is main screen of your iPhone. You can now unlock your phone by sliding across it.

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After you will unlock your iPhone this is how your iPhone’s screen will look like. Now tap on the grey colored icon which says Settings on the bottom of your screen.

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Inside Settings you will find General now tap on that it will be probably on the bottom of your screen when you will open the Settings App.

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In General select the First option which says About.

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Inside About select the Advertising Option at the bottom of your screen.

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Inside Advertising option there is a Limit Ad Tracking option turn it off in order to turn off your Ad tracking.

Conclusion

This is a very simple tip, but can be very useful for many users. If you have a related tip to share or something else about any other thing or in case the above procedure does not work for you then please let us know through our comments section at the end of the page, also let us know if this tip is helpful for you.

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