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How can I export my Comcast address book to my iPad?

I have tried many systems to export my comcast address book to the Ipad without success. The sync worked for my files but not the contacts. I used carbonites "sync and save" and also tried manually ...
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Rearranging iBooks on bookshelf manually

I'm unable to manually rearrange my iBooks bookshelf manually and would like to put individual books as well as a 'series' of books in their right order.It lets me 'edit' and move to the position I ...
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Using bluetooth PAN with iPad Air

I have Mac Book Pro running Mavericks and my iPad Air with iOS 7. I want to share it's internet via bluetooth and use it on my iPad. I followed this tutorial, but when I click on Advanced, I don't see ...
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iPad Update from iOS 6 -> iOS 8 and back again, possible? [duplicate]

I have an iPad 3 with iOS 6 which runs buttery smooth. I want to update to iOS 8, since I saw that it ran quite okay on my friend's iPad. My iPad 2 with iOS 9 has become unusable though, too slow, and ...
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How can I fix this iPad stuck in the language setup screen?

My grandmother got her iPad somehow in this state where it seems to be in language setup, but taps dont work as expected, rather they activate unusual boxes on the screen: How can I fix this? ...
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iBooks on iPad unable to open a PDF

I was reading a book (in PDF) format in iBooks, and when flipping to the next page, I got a spinning circular progress bar, and trying to flip backwards or forwards had no effect, the spinning circle ...
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Unable to see iCloud Music Library option in Music Settings

Both my husband and I have iPad Airs. Both of our iPads are currently on iOS 9.2.1 and it states the software is up to date. For some reason in my husband's Settings under Music it does not show ...
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Apple Music tracks that are added on iTunes aren't showing up on iOS devices

Currently I'm using the free trial period of Apple Music. On iTunes, I'm adding the songs that I like to my music. Just adding not downloading. When I'm checking my iPhone and iPad, those added ...
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Hyperlinks not working on Ipad and iphone IOS 9.2.1 [duplicate]

I saw a similar question from someone named Alexander K****, but starting yesterday morning, hyperlinks are not working in search engines and common websites like Yahoo on BOTH my apple devices. I ...
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Mapping app to plot several points

I am looking for an iOS app that can plot several points (a.k.a. drop several pins) on the map at once. I would like to import the locations from a csv file or kml file and see all the locations at ...
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Phone number in someone else's Apple ID, so how to get backup quickly. iCloud back not controlled by me

My iPhone, and iPad are controlled by ex who had control "briefly". I changed back to my original carrier, new number, used my Apple ID (iTunes ). Got iPad later, got iCloud account. Clearly my phone ...
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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 ...
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Using an iPad to view video from a set top box / DVD player over HDMI?

From time to time I need to test set top boxes / DVD players, currently I carry around a 20" HDMI monitor to test them on, but is it possible to use an iPad as an display with an HDMI input adaptor ...
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How do I upgrade to iOS 9.3 without enabling iCloud Drive?

I am (or rather, my brother-in-law is) trying to update the OS on an older iPad, and he's adamant that we need to do this without signing up/enabling/whatever it is that you do with iCloud Drive. So ...
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iTunes U content security - Prevent Downloads

I am interested in a way to deliver content in the form of PDF documents to students on iPads, but for them not to have the ability to download/share the content. I have considered iTunes U, but ...
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Browser issues - gets redirected to adware

When I open web pages, the page automatically redirects to "youradexchange.com" or some other ad web site. Not been able to resolve the issue.
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Do I need to be a member of iOS Developers program to develop and install an app on my iPad?

Do I need to be a member of iOS Developers program to develop and install an app on my iPad ? Or can I just run Xcode and specify the device on which to install it ?
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ipad 2 not opening

Yesterday I did an update on IOS that was available in my iPad 2 (I think it was 9.3.2). After that it's asking me to configure and take some steps to reopen but after trying a while it says that the ...
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iPad 1 or 2 used as exhibition display

Does anyone have experience of using an iPad to run video loops, plugged into mains for up to 10 hours a day? any issues
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How can I transfer large files from Linux to iPad over a cable or wifi?

I am looking for a way to transfer large files to the iPad without using iTunes or pushing to and pulling from a remote server. I run an Ubuntu laptop as my only OS at the moment and want to be able ...
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What if I don't want my keyboard occupy 2/3 of the screen?

I am sure fans like even this, but what if I don't like web page look like this Is there any way to make keyboard widget smaller?
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It's possible to restore data deleted one month ago?

I ask if it's possible to resore some pictures taked last month an deleted from my iPad. More precisely, when I taked the pictures I wasn't connected to the internet.
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What are the under documented differences between the 9.7“ and 12.9” iPad Pros?

Besides size of course what are the differences between the 9.7" and 12.9" iPad Pros? I noticed the 9.7" has a camera bump.
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iPad app for collecting door-to-door survey information?

I need to be able to develop a custom form so I can have workers go door to door and collect survey information. Think census workers, but geared towards the upcoming election. While I could develop ...
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Problem developing App using Xcode

I am currently developing an application in Mac OS X Yosemite. The Ipad which is being used to run the application runs on iOS 9.3 which requires Xcode 7.3 which can only be installed in OS X EI ...
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Can't see family sharing invitation on iPad mini

I created a Family Sharing invitation and sent it to an email address. In a new iPad mini (running iOS 8.1.2) I find the email message and click on the "View Invitation" link. It immediately takes me ...
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How much RAM do the different models of iPad have?

Read this link but still trying to figure out how much RAM these different models have. Does anyone know?
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Does the smart cover keyboard on the iPad Pro have any features that a bluetooth keyboard wouldn't?

If you buy either model of the iPad Pro, you have the option of using the smart-cover keyboard. Aside from the fact that the smart keyboard draws its power from the iPad Pro (using special contacts ...
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iPad 2 crashes at usage

I'm using an iPad 2 with 32 GB and SIM-Card-Slot. The sim-card-slot is not in use, so it's empty. Installed is the latest iOS version (no updates available). I don't use any jailbreak (and didn't used ...
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Does iPad lost screen show received notifications?

I already received an email notification and it showed up on an iPad lock screen. I wonder if it still show on screen of that iPad when i use lost mode on it.
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Can IPv6 be disabled on an iPad?

TL;DR: Can I disable IPv6 on an iPad? Strange issue that I've just figured out. For months I've been seeing content show up in Netflix that should be unavailable to me (I'm in Canada), or things that ...
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How to unlock an iPad 2 Without Restoring Back to Original Factory Settings

My iPad is locked. Is there a way in which I can unlock it without having to restore it to factory settings? Is there a software program that helps?
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Why do I have to verify payment when downloading a free app?

I've downloaded free apps in the past without requiring verification. But now it makes me verify. Why? Can I turn this off?
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Cellular Data Number is “Unknown” on some iPads

Dealing with numerous iPads (3G and LTE), all with the same telco. If I go to Settings, General, Cellular Data Number, some iPads display the number fine (e.g. +11234567890). On others, it shows ...
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Broken icon in iOS

I have installed the Outlook app in my iPad mini and after some update the icon doesn't display correctly. Right now it looks like this: Is there any way of solving this without waiting for another ...
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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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Switch Between Apps With Alt-Tab / Command-Tab on iPad or iPhone using Bluetooth Keyboard

I have both iOS devices and with keyboards. I could be much more productive if I could do Alt-Tab / Command-Tab app switching using my keyboard. Is there any way to do this? Is there any way to switch ...
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Does Numbers on the iPad pro allow you to sketch with the Apple Pencil?

Using Apple Numbers a lot on my iPad iOS 9.2.1 Due to the limited availability, I haven't seen anyone sporting an Apple Pencil with an iPad Pro. Stores in my area have the iPad Pro but no Pencil. ...
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Remove On-screen volume display from ipad

I want to stop the onscreen volume display from popping up when I change the volume. The icon is too big and blocks the center of my screen, and stays there for a second or two. I know I'm changing ...
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Facbook app problem in iPad 3

Good day to you, I have an iPad 3 with Facebook app, the thing is that posts take a very long time to load, photos won't load and links to external pages won't open. I have a broadband connection with ...
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“Bookmarks are being synced…” message in Safari

What causes the iPad to show Bookmarks are being synced. Please add the bookmarks once syncing has completed when attempting to add a bookmark or favorite in Safari and how can it be prevented?
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How can I get the iPad bubbles wallpaper (since it no longer shows up as an available wallpaper after changing from it)?

How can I get the iPad bubbles wallpaper? It no longer shows up as an available wallpaper after changing from it.
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Ping command on iPad

Is there some way by which a ping command or somewhat similar can be run on iPad ? I am trying to do this as my wifi connection dies out if there is idle time even for a few mins though it works with ...
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How to remove App Store account on iPad?

I am using an iPad 4 with iOS 8.1. I have logged out from another Apple account and logged in using another email address. However, the App Store keeps asking me for the password of the old account ...
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I can't see my movie made on my iPad in windows when connecting my iPad

I can't seem to find my iPad movie I reecorded with my iPad. It is nowhere in the iPad files when I open my iPad folders, I checked them all, sorted by created, sorted by date, sorted by size, look ...
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In iOS, where are “Recently Deleted” folders located? (Jailbroken iDevice)

I have a jailbroken iPad 4th gen with 15,000 pictures in Recently Deleted folder that iPad is unable to either recover or delete. Probably too many files for those functions to work. I've installed ...
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Logged in with a non-existent icloud account

Im logged in with a icloud account that doesnt exist. Specificly: 147429@icloud.net, while my apple id is 147429@(something else). being that this account doesnt exist, i cant log off because i need a ...
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import movies already on computer into iTunes

I have a bunch of movies/TV programmes on my computer that I want to transfer to an iPad. As far as I know, the only way to do this is to first add them to iTunes (on a computer), then synch iTunes ...
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iOS 9.2.1 mdm iPad

How do I remove an mdm profile on an iPad? The Remove button not there. I need help. I have AirWatch latest.
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When I open the Music D/L app, it quits immediately

I have an iPad mini, and I have this app called Music D/L. So, a few months ago, I decided to download a song and when I went into the app, it had a black screen for a split second, and it just ...