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Force http/https proxy on Apple iPad 1st generation (iOS 5.1.1)

Is there any way to force a first generation ipad (iOS 5.1.1) through a proxy server without exception? Alternatively, is there any way to force a first generation ipad through a VPN without ...
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Why can't I update my iPad to iOS 6 or 7?

This is my first iPad, I can't figure this out - when I go to settings>general>software update I get "iOS 5.1.1 Your software is up to date" I have iOS 5.1.1, also I have ubuntu on my PC (I see some ...
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iPad 2 update to iOS7 [closed]

I have and iPad 2 with 5.1.1 installed. I didn't update to iOS 6 because I didn't want Apple Maps and have my VLC app deleted. Now since the majority of the apps don't get any updates I thought of ...
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Will I loose iPad application data when I switch Apple ID?

I have borrowed iPad2 from a friend. It does have iOS5 currently installed. I do want to install (with friend's permission) few free apps from App Store. However, even installing free app require ...
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Advice on upgrading to iOS 6 from iOS 5 only

I'm in need of updating the iOS on my device from 5 to 6 only (for test purposes). I already have iOS 7 on another device. Does anyone know how this can be done? The only option I can currently see ...
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1answer
259 views

Using the apple wireless keyboard with an iPad with PC/Mac-like keyboard commands

I have jailbroken iPad2 (iOS5.1.1) and an apple wireless bluetooth keyboard that I use for typing on the iPad. Although the keyboard is a joy to use, I can't use it for much else other than typing ...
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1answer
2k views

Controlling iOS apps via command line

I have jailbroken iPad (iOS5.1.1) with the shell utility installed. I'd like to be able to launch and control applications via the command line, as I would normally do in Unix or Linux. Say I want to ...
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Shared Photostream and IPad 1 (first generation)

I want to shared some photos stored on my Mac to my wife's IPad (the old one, 1st generation). I have created a Shared PhotoStream album. My wife correctly received the invitation/notification. She ...
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Can I switch between iOS 5 & 6 (and possibly Android/Windows 8) on my iPad?

On my iPad 3 (The New iPad), is it possible to switch between different versions of iOS (iOS 5 & iOS 6)? If so, how? Would also be possible to install Android and or Windows 8 on iPad? (I know ...
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Is there any way to keep/redownload current apps after account change?

I want to create new apple account and redownload or keep current apps so that I can update this apps in future. Is there any jailbreak tweak that can keep all apps and restore them after apple ...
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244 views

More than one iPad on one computer / temporary connection

My wife uses her iPad (first generation) a lot, but never syncs with her laptop. So she never updated to IOS 5, because she never got a message to do so. Her laptop is gone. I would like to update ...
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How to resolve the “unable to install update” error for OTA iOS updates?

For some reason, I keep getting an error when I try to install an OTA update on my iPad. The update downloads without any issue, and I have over 1 GB of space free. I am currently facing the issue ...
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94 views

It's May. How do I send a calendar invite for August?

The iPad calendar app only sends alerts two weeks ahead of time. I want to send an invite now for an event in August.
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1answer
2k views

iPad/iPhone AnyConnect VPN wrong MTU size

I try to connect with a iPad (iOS 5.1) and the AnyConnect app to connect to a OpenVPN server on a Debian server. But this warning always appears in the OpenVPN log: WARNING: Bad encapsulated ...
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1answer
709 views

iPad 1 stuck in DFU mode after 5.0.1 -> 5.1 OTA-update

I have tried restoring through iTunes, but I only get "Error 37" at the end of the "Restoring iPad firmware" step. Snippets from the restore log: 2012-03-11 18:00:05.684 [3132:e4]: <Restore ...
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1answer
893 views

How can I tell Music for iPad to play all of an artist's songs without making a playlist?

I want to play all of an artist's songs that I have, on multiple albums. Making a playlist seems overkill. This was never an issue in iOS 4, as there was a track-shaped option for shuffle play. ...
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367 views

Is the 3G network used by the iPad the same as the 4G network used by the iPhone?

Both my iPhone 4S and iPad 2 are running iOS 5.1. Both are AT&T models. When not connected to Wi-Fi, the network indicator on the iPhone shows 4G while the iPad shows 3G. Does the iPad use a ...
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Downgrade iOS 5.1 on my iPad to iOS 5.0

New version of iOS is out & I have upgraded my iPad to iOS 5.1 from iOS 5.0. I didn't realize that some other software will not work with iOS 5.1 so I would like to go back. How can I downgrade ...
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5answers
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Will voice dictation work on iPad 2?

Will the voice dictation technology built into iOS 5.1 running on the new iPad be made available on the iPad 2?
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2answers
367 views

To improve browsing performance, is it worth upgrading to iOS 5, on the original iPad 16GB Wifi?

Currently, running an iPad 16GB Wifi only model with iOS 4.3.5. I have been noticing some slow redraw issues using Safari, generally when scrolling down length pages. I am seeing the checkerboard ...
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1answer
360 views

Why does iOS take so long to start up?

My MacBook Pro running Lion boots in maybe 30 seconds. My original iPad, however, takes several minutes. Why is this? I understand the MBP has a much better processor and more RAM than iPad, but ...
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1answer
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Is there a slowing of app download speed when an iPad is locked?

I've noticed that downloading apps continue to download in the background as well as when the iPad is locked. Is there a speed decrease in either of these situations (assuming the foreground app isn't ...
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1answer
44 views

iOS restore causes downloading issues

I restored my iPad today. The first, say, 30 apps redownloaded fine after the restore, but now my screens are filled with "Waiting..." icons. I've tried downloading something else and entering my ...
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2answers
216 views

iOS 5 for iPhone secretly contains iPad calendar features?

The iPad calendar is much better than the iPhone version. Arguably, with the Retina Display the iPhone should be able to display a similar interface. All of the current iOS devices have different ...
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1answer
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Automatic iCloud backup without locking iPad

When enabled, iCloud will automatically back up your iOS device when it is plugged in, connected to Wi-Fi, and locked. This is designed so it'll very conveniently back up overnight. However, I use a ...
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1answer
6k views

Can You Turn Off Swipe Gestures On iPad 2?

I want to turn off the multitouch gestures on my iPad 2 running iOS 5. They make it very difficult to use around my child who is constantly switching apps on me or bringing up the notification bar.
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Can I move “Pages” of apps in iOS 5?

I have an iOS 5 iPad 2 and my homescreen is a bit confused. My apps are stored in pages of like content but the pages aren't logically ordered. Is there a way I can move a whole page of apps/reorder ...
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1answer
207 views

Is there a way to get on-screen pop-up notifications for new e-mails in Mail on the iPad 2?

I know there is a similar question, but it seems that on-screen alerts are supposed to be built into the Notifications Settings and that using a third-party app should not be necessary. Even though I ...
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298 views

Adding files to iPad via iTunes not working since iOS upgrade

I upgraded my iPad 1 to iOS 5.0.1 and now I can't do file sharing through my apps in iTunes. I've tried it with VLC, GoodPlayer, ComicBookLover, Penultimate, Evernote, etc and adding the file doesn't ...
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1answer
1k views

Add a second signature in iPhone/iPad Mail

I have 2 email accounts on my iPhone and iPad, a work and personal. I have edited a signature for my work account but can only seem to have one signature. I also use Mail.app on OSX which lets me ...
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1answer
194 views

App order for multitasking gestures

A recent update brought multitasking gestures to my original iPad. I hardly use them because swiping left never works and swiping right seems to launch random apps. What are the rules behind them?
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Can't edit/delete some events on my iPad's calendar

I've had a problem since upgrading my iPad to IOS 5 in that I can't seem to edit/delete some events on my calendar. It mainly seems to be repeating events that have the problem. Any ideas about what ...
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1answer
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iPad 2 is dead after failed upgrade

I upgraded to iOS 5 sometime ago and all was fine. Last night I got a message that another upgrade was available, so I followed the prompts. During the upgrade the connection between my PC and iPad ...
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2answers
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iOS5 split keyboard not playing well with some apps, including Apple ones

I have noticed some issues with the new split keyboard feature of iOS 5. First, the when in split-keyboard mode, the screen content is not moved up despite the keyboard covering the content. As you ...
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1answer
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How do I view the list of podcast chapters on an iPad using iOS 5?

I subscribe to Tiesto's Club Life Podcast, and the episodes are released as very superbly crafted AAC files. Aside from containing audio data, they also: Define Podcast "Chapters" marked at the ...
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Contacts details not displayed on iPad

I'm having a problem with the Contacts app on my iPad. Basically I can't see anymore the contact details. This is what I can see on the right page: I've rebooted my iPad, closed the app from the ...
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1answer
3k views

Weather widget in notification center of iOS5

Is there a way to put weather widget into notification center of iOS5 for iPad?
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Jailbroken iPad enters safe mode while Wi-Fi syncing

When I arrive at my house, I manually start Wi-Fi Sync (Settings > General > iTunes Wi-Fi Sync > Sync Now) to back up my data. But sometimes my iPad crashes into Safe Mode during this process. I ...
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How can I get rid of Newsstand?

After the upgrade to iOS-5, I got the Newsstand app "for free". I don't use it and I probably never will. Is there any way, short of jail breaking, for me to remove it from my iPad2? I know that I ...
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iPad iOS 5 update gets stuck during iCloud setup

I just updated my iPad 2 to iOS 5. At the step for setting up iCloud, I said no to iCloud. My iPad appears to be stuck at this step, displaying "setting up iCloud" for over an hour. The only ...
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2answers
297 views

iTunes is trying to upgrade to iOS 4.3.5 instead of iOS 5

Currently I'm running iOS 4.3.3 on my iPad. I was expecting to ugrade to iOS 5 directly.but iTunes is trying to upgrade to iOS 4.3.5. Do I need to first upgrade to 4.3.5 and then to iOS 5? Is there ...
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0answers
117 views

Why do I see a list of MAC addresses in Reminders?

Having upgraded my iPad2 to iOS-5, I've now got the new Reminders app. When I open it, I see a list of MAC addresses on the left hand side under, "Yahoo!" (I assume it says "Yahoo!" because my Apple ...
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2answers
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Activation fails on iPad running iOS Beta 7 [closed]

This morning my iPad wanted to activate itself once more and at some point I receive the following message: We're unable to complete your activation on my iPad This device is not registered ...
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1answer
2k views

How can I make Find My Friends display distance in miles rather than km?

I'm in the UK, where (like the US) we use miles to measure distance, not kilometres. However, on both my iPhone and iPad the Find My Friends app in iOS 5 shows distances in km. If I go to Settings > ...
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1answer
617 views

Disable mini Calendar pull out in iOS 5 on iPad?

I've noticed after upgrading to iOS 5 that a little pull-out sheet for the Calendar app appears on finger swipe near the top edge when inside other apps. I already disabled multi-gestures but this ...
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1answer
1k views

Sharing files with others using iCloud?

From what I know, iCloud is like a personal storage and you uses your own Apple ID for it. Is it possible for users to store for example an image and be shared with other users? Which means something ...
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2answers
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iBooks ePubs lost all cover art after iOS5 update

After I upgraded to iOS 5 on my iPad 2, iBooks no longer shows any cover art for ePubs that I have imported. Anything that is from the iBook store shows art fine, along with PDFs. Is there a solution ...
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1answer
2k views

What to do with “There was a problem enabling iCloud Backup” on iPad?

I just upgraded to iOS 5 on my iPad and during the intro session it asks you if you want to "back up to iCloud". Choosing yes, gives the error "There was a problem enabling iCloud Backup". Any ...
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4answers
4k views

How to change speed of podcast playback on iPad running iOS 5's Music app?

It seems the option to enable double, normal, or half speed playback is gone from the Music app on iPads running iOS 5. Anyone ran into this? Workarounds?