Tagged Questions

Apple's touchscreen iOS based tablet. Both the first generation iPad (specifically) and all iPads (generally)

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

5
votes
1answer
26 views

Is it possible to “restore” an itunes iphone backup to an ipad?

Is it possible to "restore" an iphone backup to an ipad, or an ipod touch? Obviously there are iphone specific apps etc. but can you get most of your data (like passwords f.ex.) into an ipad/ipod ...
0
votes
2answers
26 views

Can I view iPad screen from Mac?

There are several questions that ask whether you can control an iPad from a Mac (like this one). But is it possible to view your iPad screen from a Mac when it's plugged in via USB or wirelessly ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

Find device information when Activation Lock is activated

Is there a way to find the time and date of when Activation Lock was activated on an iPad? Also, can I find the IMEI and serial of the iPad? My iPad has few iCloud IDs and I know just 1 ID. What can I ...
0
votes
0answers
5 views

Location/Existence of iTunes plist files for iDevice apps

So I've encountered an issue for an iDevice (phone, tablet, etc) where the iTunes account has changed and it has prompted for passwords. I've been told by Apple support that I could get the info ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

Seeing SMS messages on iPad and iMessages on iPhone

I receive iMessages on my iPad and not on my iPhone. I receive SMS messages on my phone but not on my iPad. This is really bad and has caused me to miss 2 work leads in the last 24 hours. Where's the ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

Problem with Apple ID and associated email

I recently switched my apple ID to a different email. The problem is that I can no longer use the previous one. The previous one is still there and won't go away. I can't edit anything as a result. ...
-1
votes
2answers
23 views

Can I display GMT on my iPad's world clock?

I have an iPad running iOS 8.1. Can I include a world clock pane with GMT? I see London as an option, but it appears that it adjusts for DST.
1
vote
0answers
10 views

How to send and archive emails from iPhone or iPad?

In gmail, I have a button that both sends and archives a message at once. When I send emails from my iPad or iPhone, the messages stay in the inbox. Is there a setting I can use to make the mobile ...
-2
votes
0answers
14 views

Already found answer to iPad app? [on hold]

after continuing to look around I found the answer to my problem with the notes plus app. It told you what to do to fix it. I'm sorry I troubled anyone with the question.
0
votes
1answer
21 views

I have a problem resetting my AppleID password

I tried to reset my AppleID password but I do not remember the Email account or the security questions I used to create the AppleID. Is there anyway to change or find the email I used for my AppleID? ...
-1
votes
0answers
21 views

ios 8 - Video not rotating accordingly [on hold]

In my application, I am trying to play a video in both landscape and portrait mode using MPMoviePlayerController. I have written a piece of code for playing video & handling its rotation. My ...
1
vote
1answer
27 views

Hardware differences between iPad, iPhone, iPod models within a single family

For Apple's mobile devices (iPod, iPhone, iPad): Does Apple allow hardware differences among models of a single device family? e.g. Do all iPad 3's have the same technical specs or is the Verizon ...
1
vote
2answers
21 views

App Store Price Tracking Site

Is there a site that tracks App Store price drops and emails you accordingly? I've had an AppShopper account for years, but over the last few months it hasn't been emailing me about price drops in ...
1
vote
1answer
13 views

Tethering SIM-disabled on iPad but SIM can be used to tether on Windows phone?

I've got a SIM from a windows phone for which tethering (internet sharing over wifi) works fine. When I put the same SIM into my iPad (3rd Gen, iOS 8.1) - it tells me that I need to contact my ...
0
votes
1answer
151 views

iPad 2 after iOS 8.1

I just updated my iPad 2 to iOS 8.1 and some bugs were fixed by this upgrade, but a new one has started. I have Xfinity Home as an App which allows me to monitor my home security cameras through my ...
2
votes
1answer
21 views

iPhone/iPad lock screen as a digital message board

I use my iPhone/iPad screens as digital message board. A bit like digital message boards you might see in airports, doctors waiting rooms or train stations. My current strategy is to open a photo ...
1
vote
0answers
73 views
+100

iPad 1 won't boot, flashes apple logo

I have recently acquired a refurbished iPad 1 WiFi + 3G. Straight out of the box it wouldn't boot up at all. No logo, or anything. Upon plugging the device into the AC power charger, the Apple logo ...
-1
votes
0answers
207 views

Two Clash of Clans account in one Game Center; how to restore the old account?

I've played Clash of Clans both on my iPad and on my iPhone, but with different Clash of Clans accounts. The same Game Center account was in both of the devices. Then I linked the CoC of my iPhone to ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Connect to internet from iPad without SIM card but connected to my PC with USB

I have an iPad without a SIM card. It's connected to my PC with a USB cable. I want to connect to the internet on my iPad. It says I'm not connected. Also, I have a USB wifi device for my PC too ...
1
vote
1answer
19 views

Second language doesn't show up in keyboard - iOS 8

I use two languages on my iPad. Both show up in settings, but the "world" key, used to change from one language to another on the keyboard, has been replaced by an emoticon key. Emoticon does not show ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Share iPad internet connection to PC over USB

Can I use my iPad to connect to my PC over USB and receive internet? My iPad has Internet but at the moment my PC doesn't and I don't have a wireless router yet.
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Apple Store Gift Card [duplicate]

I've recently received a gift from a family member who mistakengly purchased an Apple Store gift card instead of what I presume he intended an iTunes Gift Card. For me this is a very unique ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

Setting birthdays

I go through contacts, set up contact name, go to set birthday=up pops today's date=a scroll window allows me to pick the correct date but it will not update ==it keeps on reverting back to today's ...
0
votes
2answers
384 views

problems with safari search results (freeze, crash) after updating to ios 8 (ipad air)

ever since i updated to ios 8 on my ipad air 1, and even after downloading the first software update 8.1, safari has been really annoying! First, it often freezes and shuts down when i search with ...
0
votes
0answers
791 views

Cannot upgrade from iOS 8.0.2 to iOS 8.1

I have an iPad 2 and it currently has iOS 8.0.2, it says to install iOS 8.1 but when I click on update it brings up the agree or disagree the terms page as normal, and I click on agree and nothing ...
0
votes
0answers
81 views

can we actually install whatsapp in ipad mini(wi-fi + cellular)?

IPad mini (wi-fi + cellular) does not support voice calls.Then can we install whatsapp in this device??When we are not able to insert a sim card in this device, then how can we install whatsapp??
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Apple's Profile Manager (MDM) and Guided Access

I have a few hundred iPads that are suddenly unable to enter Guided Access mode locally on the iPads. When we triple-click and triple-click is set to Guided Access, nothing happens. When I add ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Dropbox public link video - downloading onto an iPad

I'm trying to get this 70mb video, which I have uploaded to a public Dropbox folder onto this lady's iPad. She doesn't have a computer and I don't want her to have to do too much work to get this ...
2
votes
1answer
52 views

Remove iOS8 install file from iPad [duplicate]

I have an iPad 3, running iOS7. Following some articles I read, alleging to degraded performance undr iOS8, I decided to not upgrade (if anyone can contribute any experience to the contrary - I'd be ...
1
vote
1answer
81 views

iPad memory used if far higher than sum of all App's memory usage

I've got two iPad Air, one 64GB the other 16GB. Both on iOS 7.1.2. On my 64GB iPad, the sum of memory used by all Apps very closely matches the memory used figure above the list of Apps (40.3GB vs. ...
2
votes
1answer
28 views

Will the new iPad Mini update to iOS8 when activated the first time?

My boyfriend bought me an iPad Mini last September and until now it is on the box he didn't open it because he wanted me to open it on my own, but the thing is the iPad will arrived here in the ...
1
vote
1answer
161 views

Cannot play videos in my iPad Air after upgrading to iOS 8.0.2

After upgrading my iPad Air to iOS 8.0.2 I can no longer play videos in any application. I've tried playing videos in Safari, Youtube, MVP Video Playlist, and any other app you can think of and ...
1
vote
0answers
14 views

iPad 4 retina display

I have done everything offered on the Internet for trying to fix my problem. When I go to pull up app for the Apple Store or iTunes Always the same response "cannot connect to the App Store or ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

how can I use my macbook pro as a primary display for my mac mini?

I want to use my Apple Mac Mini without connecting a monitor through the VGA, I have also a MacBook pro and an iPad. I want to know how I can use the MacBook pro (ideally wirelessly) to act as the ...
3
votes
1answer
98 views

Bypassing dead relatives Apple ID?

My Auntie died unexpectedly without leaving her icloud information (pretty standard!) I've restored her ipad as I thought it would reset her passcode as I couldn't guess it but now it's asking for ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Can't log into website using safari on ipad mini

I have tried many times to sign in to a website (bornprettystore.com) but when i do i just get sent to the home page as if i never even tried to sign in. I tried to log in with chrome and it works no ...
0
votes
1answer
81 views

iMessage on iPad: how do I know when the message is an sms or not?

I've upgraded to iOS8. I have an iPad and an iPhone. I'm chatting with a friend through his phone number with my iPad. I guess the iPad is using the iPhone carrier to send the sms. All works good. ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Clear the suggestions list of the app store?

Is there anyway to hide the suggestions list from appearing when searching in the app store? Or at least clear the contents? I have an iPad 4 with iOS 8.02 installed.
0
votes
0answers
24 views

How to retrieve emails from iCloud account that is full

I recently received an email from Apple letting me know that because my iCloud storage was full I could not back up my devices and would not be able to send or receive mail. I did the usual deleting ...
0
votes
3answers
81 views

I can't unlock my ipad

I recently decided to get the ios8 update for my ipad but after the update, the ipad came up with the sign that I had to plug it up to iTunes. So I plugged it up to iTunes and it said I needed to ...
0
votes
2answers
32 views

Does a driver exist to step up a PC USB 3.0 port to charge an iPad at 12W?

The iPad Retina requires 12W to charge. It appears the Mac has special non-usb-standard drivers that step up the USB 3.0 port to provide the extra power for charging. My question is: Does a driver ...
-1
votes
0answers
11 views

iPad app dissapeared, yet still able to launch?

An app I had disappeared from the screen I had it on. I can see it just fine in the task manager, the app store shows I have it installed, yet I cannot find the icon on the home screens
0
votes
0answers
480 views

Disable iOS 8 Safari fullscreen on an iPad

I just upgraded my 4th gen iPad to iOS 8 only to discover that Safari has this annoying behavior whereby scrolling down hides the search bar, bookmarks, navigation buttons and tabs. This is highly ...
0
votes
0answers
71 views

Internet Speed Issues on iPad and IOS 8

My iPad4 is running slower on IOS 8.02 than on IOS 7. I noticed this when I updated to IOS 8 several weeks ago. My Optimum service provides 50/25 download/upload megabit service, which I experienced ...
0
votes
0answers
65 views

Cannot activate my iPad

First, my child changed the password and forgot it :). Her iPad got disabled, and we could not try again any password. I found on youtube a way to factory reset the ipad using iTunes. I did it but ...
0
votes
1answer
98 views

Unexplained memory usage in iPad iBooks?

I have a 16GB Apple iPad 3(with Retina Display). Today, while checking up my available memory, I saw the iPad had about only 1GB left. After deleting major unused apps, I found out that iBooks was ...
0
votes
0answers
42 views

Google calendar not syncing right color on iPad

I set up my iPad syncing with Google calendar using CalDav. The color should be synced as well. iOS has a way of distorting the colors somewhat, but they should (more or less) be the same. Strange ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

Why do I get 'low battery' as an alert despite changing notification of type 'phone' to banner?

settings > notifications > phone alert style when unlocked: banners so why am I getting 'low battery' warnings as alerts? I wouldn't mind but the fact that the OS doesn't detect I am in the ...
1
vote
0answers
20 views

Getting original game progress back [closed]

i have cafe life on game centre. It came up do I progress with game on game centre or restart new, my son pressed restart new!!!!! How do I get my old game back please as I don't want to start over ...
2
votes
0answers
185 views

How to upgrade ipad 2 to 7.1.2 not 8.0.2?

I have an iPad 2 wifi, and it is currently on 7.0.4. I would like to update to 7.1.2 not 8.0.2 which is the default update when I go into iTunes. I tried shift clicking and choosing 7.1.2 I have saved ...