Applies to all 3rd gen Scarlett interfaces.
Out of the box your Scarlett is currently in 'MSD mode'. To take your Scarlett 3rd Gen out of 'MSD mode' and gain full functionality, simply download and install the required Focusrite Control program to a Mac or PC computer. Focusrite Control is required for all Scarlett 3rd Gen models and allows you to set the sample rate, clock source, configure internal routing and much more.
Focusrite Control can be accessed via the downloads page of the Focusrite website. Click here to be taken to this page and be sure to select the correct product in the drop-down list (Scarlett 2i2 3rd Gen, Scarlett 18i8 3rd Gen etc)..
Open Focusrite Control and will be prompt to click update. This should take your unit out 'MSD mode and now the Scarlett should be able to work your iPad.
Please see our detailed article below on how to connect your device to a iPad.