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

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How can I create a live updating slideshow?

I have a need to create a short slideshow style presentation (doesn't have to be a slideshow particularly if something else is more appropriate) which updates it's contents on the fly. The content is ...
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Videos on iPad - howto sync “folders” and see the videos in natural order

I have videos on OS X for example ./04. Create, Read, Update And Delete Operations: total 470144 -rw-r--r-- 1 john staff 14475316 Feb 17 2014 Adding Information - Arrays.mp4 -rw-r--r-- 1 john ...
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How do I stop Safari on my iPad from reloading tabs once they are already open?

For instance, I like reading Quora. They regularly send me digests to my email. What I do is I click the link from the email that opens the digest in Safari tab. I usually prefer to leave those open ...
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unable to access youtube favorites on iPad1 since Youtube changed their API in April 2015

My 3 years-old has been using my old iPad1 to watch videos on YouTube and 'saved' them in the 'favorites' section of the legacy youtube apps (icon is an old TV Set, not the new white arrow on a red ...
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Reverse sync PDF files from iPad

I copied some PDF files from my Windows machine to my iPad via iTunes. I accidentally deleted one PDF from my PC and I would like to copy it back from my iPad. How to do it? The problem is that the ...
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Transforming the iPad to a custom layout keyboard

I am fascinated by the Optimus Popularis. However, I consider it a failed product from a marketing point of view. The price is ridiculously high for what it offers. I was wondering if one could use ...
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iPad Mini can't open apps

I've had my iPad for a year now. When I tried to open Safari and my iPad froze and I came back to the home screen. This started after the new software update. Since then no apps will open, not even ...
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I can't see some apps on my homescreen

On my iPad mini I downloaded some apps but I can't see them on my homescreen. I have plenty of storage and on my usage it just has the apps' icons but no name. Also when I go onto the App Store I ...
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itunes keeps prompting authorization on a new account

I had a new iPad Air 2 (it's second-handed actually), I created a new apple id and I downloaded an app on this id, but iTunes keeps telling me that I should authorize my PC, I go to store->authorize ...
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Netgear N600 WNDR 3400 - best WIFI settings for Mac and iOS - dual band?

I have a Netgear N600 WNDR 3400 802.11n Dual Band router as my wireless access point. What is the best way of setting up WIFI on this router to get the best WIFI performance out of it for my iOS ...
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How to get iPad to remove books from iBooks on Mac?

Got a macbook & an iPad (2nd gen.) I added some books to the iBooks app on the mac. Chose the option to sync everything on the iTunes on the mac. Then deleted some books on the iBooks on the ...
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Connecting 2 iPads with a router without internet

I need to connect two iPads to a network without internet connection. Can I just do it with a simple router? Is there a good type of router to share data without internet?
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Send/receive SMS (text messages) and place/receive calls from an iPad

I'm looking for a solution to receive/place calls and SMS over the cellular network. For now, my best solution would be Skype, but i can't receive SMS with it. Is there an equivalent ? Thanks. ...
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Will this way work to connect my external mic?

I am attempting to connect a microphone that has a 3.5mm output to my iPad 4 to record with an app. So far I only have the microphone and the iPad. To connect the two I want to do the following: iPad ...
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My ipad air won't open the page on safari

I have two devices that are both connected to the SAME WI-FI at my house. We use wireless network and for the past two days I've been getting this message whenever I tried to go on the Internet and ...
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select all the text in a iPad Pages document

is it possible to select all the text in a Pages document with a simple action? If so, how? if not, is there any trick to change the font in all of the paragraphs in a document?
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Delete personal gmail from work iPad

I don't have a delete button when I go to Settings, choose Calendars, etc. then my gmail account I want to delete on my work iPad. I see only a sign-out option. Do I have to have my work delete my ...
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I cant open my iPad mini!

While I was playing minecraft pe, I was changing the skin and when I got to the camera roll there's a somehwat black glitch that rebooted my iPad. After waiting for my iPad to open it keeps rebooting ...
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Screen sharing from iPad to iPad [duplicate]

I want to share my screen with another iPad, but I can't find any free apps that will do that while on another app. For example: I want an app that can allow me to play minecraft and have to other ...
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iPhone Mail app. Can't see attachments (.jpg, .pdf,…). Exchange & iCloud account

I have mostly iOS products, and so far they've been working great. Recently, however, I noticed that I couldn't view certain attachments using the Mail app. I have an iCloud and an Exchange account, ...
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iPad - multiple users on one account

I recently bought iPads for my kids and set them up under my iPad/iPhone account. I did set up separate email accounts but all their text messages are coming to me and they have access to my pics, ...
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Auto shutdown iPad

Is there a way to automatically shutdown an iPad after a certain time interval? N.B. Not auto-sleep. Auto-shutdown.
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Can I sync non Amazon books from the iPad Kindle app to a PC?

I downloaded a mobi book directly to my iPad to the Kindle app, which does not sync with Amazon. I read the post "Syncing non-Amazon purchased eBooks between Kindle, iPad, and iPhone 3" (on: Syncing ...
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iPad mini will not turn on

I can not get my iPad mini to turn on. I have tried to press the home and power button simultaneously but that doesn't work and when it is attached to the charger I hear the charge ding sound. What ...
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fixed date in numbers template

Is it possible to use the =today() function (or something else) to insert the current date but then not update each time the file is opened? I want to create a numbers template for my invoices. I'd ...
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Do all iPad mini models have SIM slots?

I currently have an iPad mini 2 WiFi/Verizon. It is a 16GB model. I want to upgrade to a 128GB model and use my existing SIM card. Do I have to buy a Verizon model, or can I buy a so-called ...
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Delete My Gmail Account In My iPad

I wanna give away my old iPad to my kid, and would like to delete my Gmail account from the old iPad. Questions: 1) Will my Gmail account be totally erased when I delete my Gmail account on my iPad? ...
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iPad messaging with multiple family iPads

bought two iPads for kids and set up iCloud email accounts using my Apple ID from my iPad/iPhone. How do I let them text message friends etc without all the messages coming to my IM also? I'm not very ...
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can a timestamp be revealed from safari website data on ipad?

I have an Ipad mini and when checking the website data it will give the KB and bytes but it doesn't tell me what specific days or times that a particular site was visited. is it possible to show or ...
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iPad Air 2 restored now i need to activate it [duplicate]

I had restored my iPad Air 2 but now it says I need to activate it with the Apple ID used to set it up but I have forgotten my ID and password. The only way I can use it is to use the previous Apple ...
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Can someone describe how to encrypt a message using someone else's PGP public key on an iPad or iPhone?

Can someone describe how to encrypt a message which isn't an email using someone else's pgp public key on iPad or iPhone?
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Ipad mini won't register for imessage

My wife and I just bought two Ipad mini 2's. We each have our own Apple IDs but when we try to use Imessage to send each other a message it states that the other's ID is not registered with Imessage. ...
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Can you break an iPad by keeping it in a warm place?

I left my iPad mini 2nd gen in my car last night and it was fully functional, today I went to get it out and it is really hot outside 30C or 86F and sunny and inside of the car feels like sauna. iPad ...
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Incoming cellular calls ring on all my iOS devices

When I receive an incoming cellular call on my iPhone 5 (iOS 8.3), it is propagated to all my other devices (including a wifi only iPad) connected to the same wifi network. I guess that's an ...
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Sending books to kindle

This is what I currently do to read books on my kindle paperwhite using my android phone.i want to perform the same activity using my ipad. Can you please help or provide a way to do the same on ios ...
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iPad isn't allowing me to send Facebook messages

Get "waiting to reconnect " when trying to send Facebook messages, for the last 4 days now. This works fine on my phone, but not on my iPad! Is there a fix?
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Why are there empty circles next to these voice memos in itunes?

I am having a problem finding voice recordings in my iPad. I already had this problem on my phone and none of the blogs nor threads on Apple's site have worked. I upgraded to iTunes 12.1.2.27 On my ...
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Is it possible to transfer an application bought under one Apple ID to another Apple ID? [closed]

How to see apps from different accounts Is it possible to see apps you got from a different account? I signed off one of my accounts where I had a paid app but I deleted it! The thing is, I forgot ...
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Restore my iPad

I forgot my passcode on my iPad and I can't restore it. I plugged it into iTunes and did the manual restart. I logged onto iCloud and took my iPad off of Find my iPhone so I could restore it. The ...
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Charger cable vs Lighting to USB Camera Adapter

My iPad came with the normal Lightning -> USB Type A Male charger cable. I want to connect it to my Roland piano and the piano's manual mentions the need for a camera connection kit - so apparently I ...
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Can I download .m4a files from iMessage with my iPad mini?

A friend of mine posted a .m4a file on iMessage, and I was wondering if there was any way I could save this to my iPad.
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iPad usage does not seem accurate

I have a 16GB iPad Air 2. I realize the OS takes up some space (on my iPad, "Used" + "Available" only equals 11.9GB), but looking at this screenshot, even my iPad can't accurately explain what's ...
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Unwanted 'Favourites' folder in Photos App

When viewing a photo I clicked on the heart icon in the iPad photo app by mistake and a Favourites folder was created. Although the photo was deleted from the Favourites folder, the empty folder ...
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How to loan my iPad while preserving personal data?

I would like to loan my iPad Air (iOS 8.3) to a friend and give him a clean device (without my apps and any personal data). After getting my iPad back, I would like to restore the whole configuration ...
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Microphone has about one minute dictation limit on iPad Air 2

My iPad microphone cuts out after about one minute of dictation. I've tried using Google and Word but the same limitations apply. Does anybody have a solution?
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On iPad , clicking yes to a pop-up, any risk or consequence? [closed]

I read a few similar questions but no answer to mine, actually... I use the iPad 2 mostly for Internet surfing and don't have many apps, all of them come from the App Store. I don't visit unsafe ...
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Ipad 2 Air Replacement

I sent my iPad 2 Air back to Apple since the screen was unresponsive. I was unable to backup the information prior to sending it due to the screen issues. With that said, if Apple had to replace my ...
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iPad 2 Air Screen Not Responding

I received an iPad 2 Air about two months ago as a birthday present. Yesterday I was sitting in class and I turned it on to use it, but for some reason it said it was too hot. After the temperature ...
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Can I create a newspaper type document with photos and words and save directly on my iPad?

I have a 64GB iPad and would like to be able to create and then store directly onto my iPad a newspaper like document. So that I can have access to it without a wifi connection. Can this be done? I am ...
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Can I use a portable router with my IPad MD528LL/A?

Can I use a portable router on my IPad MD528LL/A where free wifi is not available?