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

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How to watch movies on iPad?

Here is the setup: I have an iPad air 2 and a server in my homenetwork that runs torrent client Transmission and a Plex-server. I use the server to stream media to the iPad while i'm home, direct ...
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Accused of using company phone whereas a personal iPad was used

My boss is going to sack me tomorrow, because he says I used my company phone whilst driving the company van. I definitely didn't use my phone. Sometimes I might audio FaceTime my girlfriend on my ...
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Why am I experiencing random bluetooth disconnects?

I have an iPad Air 2 64GB now running iOS 8.3. I've experienced problems where when using Keynote on my iPhone 5S to remote control a keynote presentation on my iPad, the connection will be dropped at ...
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RV Hookup of MacBook Pro, iPad air, Apple TV to Big Screen TV

I occasionally take my camping trailer out where there is no internet and usually no cell service. There are 3 scenarios and was wondering the best way to do them using my macbook pro, iPad air, ...
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How to UNLOCK rotation of the iPad 2 non retina

At the bottom of iPad screen, when I swipe up and that pop up appears, there's no picture of rotation lock. Then in settings under General there is a USE SIDE SWITCH TO: Lock Rotation (blue check). ...
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When does Numbers sync spreadsheets?

In Numbers, connected to wifi (good bandwidth), after modifying a spreadsheet I go back to "Spreadsheets". Then I wait for the Arrow ↑ to appear, as it indicates that Numbers is syncing with iCloud. ...
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Is there a way for the iPad wireless keyboard to make typing sounds similar to what the on-screen keyboard makes?

Is there a way to have a wireless keyboard produce the soft tapping sound effects that the on-screen iPad keyboard makes? The point is that I want to be able to type and not look at the screen at all ...
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different passwords on ITunes and Game Center

Since I changed my password on my Apple account my crossword scores do not appear on the Stand Alone scoreboards every day, but do on some days with GC alongside my username. I always get a welcome ...
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Which iPads charge faster with a 12W charger, as opposed to 10W?

The iPad 3 has a massive battery (43 Watt-hour) and charged noticeably faster with a 12W charger as opposed to a 10W. Newer iPads like the Air 2 have a much smaller battery (28 Watt-hour), so do they ...
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Step-by-step checklist for iOS

I am looking for an app that works on the Mac as well as on the iPad. At work we have daily tasks that do not occur on a set schedule (aka they are on an as needed basis). This app would allow us to ...
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How many items are stored in an iPad clipboard?

In iPad how many items can be stored in the clipboard? How does one select from one of the past entries? Where does it get stored and how to access it?
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iOS diagnostics test gives you new problems?

Has anyone gotten software problems after performing the iOS diagnostics test offered by Apple? (where you get a test URL from Apple support) I can't connect to Gmail on Safari after the test... it ...
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IPad Battery replacement criteria under warranty, no applecare

does the complimentary one year warranty cover replacement of batteries that go below 50% of original capacity? What is 50%...? Like how fast does it have to drain? Is there a way to measure without ...
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Difference between Express and Standard Replacement Service for iPad battery

Can a user use Express Replacement Service to get a new battery if still under warranty? How's that different than Battery Replacement Service again under warranty?
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Assistive Touch on iPad mini is getting turned off automatically

Assistive Touch on my iPad mini is getting turned off automatically and when I go to Settings to check the status it will be in the off state.No-one is changing the status from on to off.I don't know ...
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Following PDF links on an iPad 2

I've bought a PDF file with links to contents and other sections of the document. It works fine on my iMac, but will not navigate to links on my iPad 2. I've tried iBooks, Kobo, Kindle, Adobe Reader ...
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iPad is getting calls from my iPhone [duplicate]

My iPad keeps ringing when I get a call on my iPhone. I have disabled FaceTime and Messages, but it still doesn't work.
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Non-existing iCloud shared stream occupying space

My question is twofold -- I recently deleted my iCloud library, so that I could clean-up some of the pictures before recreating the library. My first library contained over 6700 pics and used about 2 ...
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How to download files from MediaFire directly on IPad?

I'm trying to download a .mp3 file from MediaFire on my Apple IPad, but whenever I click on "Download" button, a new tab opens and it play the file. I need to store this file in my itunes instead of ...
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Expected behavior for App Store links?

What is the expected behavior for App Store links to device specific apps? For example, take an iPad specific app like On Investing by Charles Schwab: http://appstore.com/OnInvesting or ...
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Buying an unlocked iPad in the US?

I can't seem to find a clear cut answer anywhere online and the Apple online store gives me funny answers about this as well. An example would be found here Whenever I try to buy an 4G/LTE iPad, I ...
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How to unlock my new iPad by just sliding to the right?

On my iPad mini, when the screen is locked, I unlock it by just sliding to the right. This is very nice. I want to be able to do the same on my all new iPad Air 2. It seems that the only way to do ...
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How to configure keep alive using Serverauditor (or any other tool)

I use the Serverauditor app to connect to a remote unix machine. However a period of inactivity the connection is dropped. I think this is because keep alive is not configured. Can this be configured ...
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How can I stop my iPad from ringing when my iPhone rings?

Similar to this question, but my iPad is ringing, not my Mac.
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iPad mini 2 (retina) — very low WiFi received signal strength (RSSI) on access point

I have recently bought iPad mini 2 (previously called iPad mini retina). I have a WRT54GL router, with a Tomato software. It shows WiFi signal RSSI for each associated device. I noticed that iPad's ...
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How to toggle the virtual keyboard from a usb keyboard on iPad Air?

I noticed the bluetooth HID specification has a flag for toggling the virtual keyboard (and some keyboards like the Logitech Ultra Thin(pdf specs link) implement that) Is there something similar for ...
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How to upload videos to iPhone and iPad using any Mac or Macbook that I have? (not tied to one Mac)

It seems that nowadays, the only time I hook up my iPad or iPhone to a computer is when I need to upload some videos to the Video app on iPad/iPhone so that I can view them offline. I started ...
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How do I remove Supervised mode on the iPad so I can attach it to another computer?

I can't really figure out a way to connect to another machine once the device is in Supervised mode. Supervision Mode seems to embed itself into the operating system. I am getting this error every ...
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Buy from the iOS AppStore via desktop browser and have app auto-install to my iOS device?

The question sums it: How can I buy from the iOS App Store and have it download to my iOS device, perhaps telling it? Anytime I attempt to go to the AppStore website, it keeps trying to push me ...
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How can I restore an ipad mini without an apple id password? [duplicate]

My mom bought this ipad mini for herself but didn't like it and gave it to me...now I'm trying to restore it to factory settings, but when I try it says it needs her apple id password - only it won't ...
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Downgrade iPad2 from iOS 8.2 to iOS 7.1.2 [duplicate]

Is this somehow possible ? I know that Apple don't sign previous iOS versions after some time the new version was released
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Numbers APP spreadsheet imput

I have a spreadsheet I got emailed to me. I'm using AOL mail. How do I open it in Numbers?
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Pairing multiple iOS devices with one bluetooth keyboard

I have a Keys to go Bluetooth keyboard that I use with my iPad. When I turned off the Bluetooth of my iPad, and paired the keyboard with my iPhone, it worked fine with the iPhone. The issue is that ...
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Do iTunes rented movies count towards usage count in iPad/iOS?

I cannot seem to account for about 15-20GB of space in my iPad. I've been trying to track down what I thought was misplaced 4K airdropped files from a GoPro, but I just realized I have about 6 movies ...
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Moving vast distances and keeping app store purchases

It looks like I will be moving shortly (From Australia to America) and I am wondering if it is possible for me to keep my app store purchases when I get a new phone in the USA. I currently have a ...
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Have iTunes on Mac show the iPad with wi-fi

Usually, when I launch iTunes on my Mac and I have my iPad on nearby, iTunes shows the iPad at the top right. Then I can do a backup of my iPad in wi-fi. Sometimes, randomly, iTunes fails to show ...
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Syncing an iPad to my desktop iMac

I have an iPad which I would like to sync with my desktop Mac. I don't know where I should go to see the icon which shows the iPad is connected. (It used to be easy; I could look on the finder and ...
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Wiped my version 1 IPad and it won't load Facebook now

Facebook says it needs IOS version 7 to run, I had Facebook on it before I wiped it. Can I get an older version of Facebook back?
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I want to be able to use AT&T as my service provider instead of Verizon. I have an I pad 3

I have an IPad 3. I would like to know if I can change my service provided from Verizon to AT&T. If yes, how would I do this?
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Direct Analog Video conversion for iPad?

Our organisation has ordered several 1000s new iPad minis for frontline staff. One of the things the management want is the ability to import analog video (ie, from a VHS) directly to the iPad (please ...
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Use iPad as output device without iTunes?

I have an iPad with limited capacity. I waste a lot of time using iTunes on my MacBook Pro to delete content from the iPad and then sync'ing new content from the MBP. Not only does it waste time, I ...
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why isn't my iPad backing up to iCloud?

When I plug in the iPad 2 to my Macbook Air, I see that the last iCloud backup was several weeks ago. I manually click to backup to iCloud, but the date stays the same. iCloud.com says I have 5 GB of ...
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Upgrade iPad with iOS 5.1.1 to iOS 7

I have tried to download apps from App Store, but they require iOS 7.1.4. Please can you help me to upgrade my iOS 5.1.1 iPad to iOS 7.1.4?
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Why do bluetooth speakers reconnect to device that is off?

I have several bluetooth speakers, and more than 2 iOS devices. Once a speaker is paired with one iOS device (iPhone, for ex.), the next time I turn on the speaker, it connects (with beep sound) to ...
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Why do photos I try to send from my iPad not arrive?

Why do photos I 'send' from my iPad not reach their destination, even though the device makes a whooshing noise and look as if it's sent it?
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Cant watch YouTube in Safari

When I try to watch a YouTube video in Safari, the YouTube page flashes up but then flicks back to the iPad home page. I can't watch YouTube videos in Safari..
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4 gb video file not visible in PC

I recorded a video of 4.5 GB and able to play on Ipad 8.1,3. but when I tranfer it to PC with feem it is not playing and when I browse videos on PC with data cable , that 4 GB file is not present. ...
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My home videos are not visible in iMovie on ipad

I recorder some videos with my camera, then copied them on my computer, and moved to iTunes library. I synced them with my iPad, there are in my iPad. But they are not visible in my iMovie. What to do ...
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Does iTunes Mac version 12.1.0.50 know about iCloud Photos?

My iPad Mini reports in General | Usage that it is using 440 MB for photos and camera. iTunes Mac version 12.1.0.50 reports my iPad Mini is using 13.05 GB for photos, and that the device is Over ...
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What iPad app is this?

I was wondering what this app was called that i also saw during an Apple video.