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

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How do I remove the restriction passcode on my iPad?

My younger brother, while playing with my iPad, switched on the restriction passcode for in-app purchase and when asking him he had forgotten the password. I asked some of my friends, they told me ...
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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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iPad Air - How to type exclamation point from the exclamation/comma key

This has been bugging me for a while. While I see the exclamation point in the exclamation/comma key, there is no way to make that key type the exclamation point. What I am able to do with the key is ...
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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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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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Is it possible to only see contacts with phone numbers?

I recently started syncing my iPad and iPhone with iCloud. I selected to merge my contact list into iCloud from both devices. The problem is that, while I use my iPad for my email, I don't use it at ...
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How to preview location of image on Albums on iPad?

I am able to see image's location on Photos tab on iPad, but how to preview the same in Albums tag using iOS 8 Photos app?
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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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How to remove/clear the old game data in Game Center?

I can't remove the old data in iCloud or even in Game Center. I like to play games like Hay Day and Township. I have already uninstalled the games and chose to remove the data but when I reinstall the ...
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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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Photo Stream stopped working on my iPhone

Photo streaming to and from my iPhone 4 (iOS 7) and iPad Mini (iOS 8) was working well, but suddenly photos taken on the iPhone will not stream. Furthermore, in iCloud the phone is no longer listed ...
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iPad screen broken, cannot unlock - need to backup

I have an iPad Mini, the screen has broken and is unresponsive. Although the device is still on and getting notifications. I need to backup the device and download photos, but cannot do this until ...
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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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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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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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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 charge iPad (v1) on a Windows device

I have an iPad (first revision) and want to charge it using my Windows laptop. It doesn't want to charge and I've read quite a lot about it now (this one here amongst others via Google), but I haven't ...
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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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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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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 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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An ipad app or setting that helps turn off wifi or turn on airplane mode on schedule?

i hope to conserve battery at night. is there an ipad app or setting that helps turn off wifi or turn on airplane mode at certain time? or would it even be better to have an app that turns off the ...
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Ability to control lock screen of iPhone running iOS 7 with bluetooth keyboard?

On my iPhone with iOS 6, I often use the Amazon bluetooth keyboard to use my iPhone, including turning it on (home button on keyboard) and unlocking (escape button instead of swiping to unlock). But ...
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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 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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How to type fraction symbols on iPad?

Many character sets provide single special characters for fractions like 1/4, 1/2, 3/4, etc. Can these be typed on an iPad? I have found GlyphBoard that lets you paste them in but it dates back to ...
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Why are emails not updating on my iPad but are on my iPhone

My emails are not updating on the iPad. They are ok on iPhone and on my pc. I have tried resetting, deleting account on iPad, turning on and off, resting broadband, nothing works.
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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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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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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. ...
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How to delete one history entry in Safari on iOS?

On iOS, I have the history of Safari. I want to delete some entries one by one. Is this possible ? I have tried going left — to no avail. I have an iPad mini on iOS 7.
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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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Find My iPad setting prevents restore

I'm trying to restore my iPad because the screen passcode was changed and cannot be remembered correctly. When attempting to restore from an iTunes backup, an error message says to first turn off Find ...
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Is it possible to develop an iOS app without a test device?

So...I have an iPad and MacBook Pro. I bought my iPad because I thought I needed it but now I'm thinking to sell it since I just found out that Xcode offers an iOS simulator. Is it possible to ...
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How do I refresh the devices in Image Capture?

For some reason, Image Capture doesn't always update the list of devices after I plug in my iPhone. Sometimes restarting Image Capture works, and sometimes it does not. Does this have to do with the ...
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What is the best RDP/VNC client for the new iPad that makes use of the retina display?

I am looking for a remote desktop client to connect to both my Mac and PC. I would prefer not to install any software on the remote computers and just take advantage of the built-in protocols. What ...
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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 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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How to open .EML files on iPad

As an iPad users sometimes I need to open .msg and .eml files. Sometimes email files types come as attachments in email messages. How do I open such type of mail in my ipad?
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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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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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Can an iPad be charged while acting as a USB host?

I have an iPad that I would like to leave semi-permanently connected to a USB hub (connected to a couple of MIDI controllers and some USB speakers). As it stands, I have to remember to unplug it ...
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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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iPad's Apple ID did not reflect the change I made on and now I can't turn off Find my iPad

So this is quite a headache already. I'll lay out what I've done chronologically: Not knowing that the Apple ID is still in use on a device (iPad), I've changed the associated email address on the ...