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

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Can't download anything with enough storage?

I have 478 MB available, and this game is 228 MB. Every time I try to download it, I get a message saying I don't have enough space. But I do. What am I supposed to do?! I really want this app!
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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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How do I copy music from iTunes to my iPad?

I seem to remember that dragging and dropping a file used to work the same as it did with my iPod.
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How can I sync PDF files (and more) with my Mac and iPad?

I know the iPad has the Book Shelf thing: I know I can add PDF files to it - but: Is it possible to sync that with my Mac so I can also read them on the Mac? Is it possible to have them keep the ...
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How can I re-setup an iPad 2?

I had one iPad 2 and I got a second one. I want to sync them both to the same iTunes account from the same Macbook Pro. When I plugged in the second iPad it asked me something along the lines of ...
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iOS - how to merge “on my iPad” Notes to iCloud after iCloud already activated?

I keep encountering this problem at friends' and it's always the same thing. They wonder why Notes does not sync up to iCloud. I grab their iPad or iPhone and realize that their notes are written to ...
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How to prevent text messages from my iPhone to my iPad?

My text messages from my iPhone are appearing on our iPad, how do I stop that?
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Moving Files From Dropbox App to Music App

Recently my laptop was put out of commission. Since then I've downloaded some music into my iPad's Dropbox app. I would like to move this from Dropbox to the Music app, but I'm not sure of a way to do ...
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Readdle cross-app integration: Documents and PDF Expert

Documents by Readdle is a useful file manager, image viewer, cloud synchronizer, pdf reader and download manager. PDF-Reading has however only limited annotation support (notes in text and ...
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Does Mobile Safari have an image file size limit?

I'm developing a website which contains, by its nature, very large images. When testing on an iPad, I'm noticing that any image on the page larger than 2MB is not showing up, just showing the dreaded ...
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Videos of TV shows and movies that I purchased on iTunes for my iPad are all moved to icloud. How do I get them back onto the iPad?

I am not sure how it happened, but for some reason all the TV shows and Movies I downloaded from iTunes onto my iPad have gone to the cloud. There is a possibility my son did something. I try to click ...
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How to search by image from the iPad?

Google only allows image search from the camera directly (and not the gallery), but doesn't allow iPad users to search by uploading an existing image or typing a specific URL. How can I search by ...
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Is it possible to log out of 'mail' on the iPad?

I set up my email into the iPad 'Mail' app, and I cannot find how you log out to prevent another user from opening and reading my mail. Is it possible to log out of 'mail' on the iPad?
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On my iPad, how can I tell if a website is secure on Safari?

Does the web address have to be in green, or is it secure if it's in black?
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iPad Air 2 and Godaddy hosting [on hold]

I have just purchased an iPad Air 2 16gb and was wondering if it's possible to sync my 'unlimited storage' godaddy hosting account with the device, instead of purchasing icloud? Failing that I run a ...
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Is there a way to recover pictures from a destroyed iPad?

An iPad mini from a friend was ran over by a car and it is completely non nonfunctional. I tried to connect it to charger to see if it was draining current but it is completely dead. There are some ...
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Can I add an arbitrary RSS feed to Flipboard?

Would you please confirm that it is not possible to add an arbitrary RSS feed to Flipboard on my iPad? I find this so hard to believe that I'm in doubt I missed something...
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Apple iPad is not turning on and my home button is broken to force restart

Three days ago when I tried to use my iPad it did not turn on (black screen). I fixed it to the charger and nothing happened. After one day of trying I decided to search online. And yes, there is a ...
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iPad Mini / I mis-typed an email address into Settings > iCloud

I mis-typed my Apple ID / email address into my iPad mini > Settings > iCloud. How do I correct this error so I can use iCloud? Thank you.
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iPad 2 Getting “Incorrect Password” when trying to connect to WiFi

I have a TP-Link Router with WPA-2 Security. My problem is that my iPhone 5 running iOS 9 connects without any problems to this router (and so do my macs and android devices) but my iPad 2 running iOS ...
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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 ...
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Gmail - labels / folders [on hold]

I use an iPad and have GMail. Although I have created labels that suit my own purposes, the default list of GMail labels included Inbox All Mail Important amongst others. I cannot for the life ...
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iPad won't turn on after being drained [duplicate]

What if my iPad didn't turn on after battery drain? I did all the steps but it still didn't work. Is it already damaged or can I recover it on an Apple Store?
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Add missing clips in an iMovie (iPad) Project

I've accidentally moved some movies (taken with the iPad) to my Mac using the image capture app. Afterwards, I've deleted the clips on my iPad to have more space to export the project. Now, iMovie is ...
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Endianness of iPhones?

I know iPhones (and iPads) run on ARM processors, which are little-endian by default (and iOS on itself is little-endian according to the Wikipedia page); however, ARM processors supposedly have the ...
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How can I tell Music for iPad to play all of an artist's songs without making a playlist?

I want to play all of an artist's songs that I have, on multiple albums. Making a playlist seems overkill. This was never an issue in iOS 4, as there was a track-shaped option for shuffle play. ...
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list/filter apps that will work on iOS 5.1.1

I have an 1st gen iPad, stuck on iOS 5.1.1. Is there a list of apps that will work on iOS 5.1.1, or a way to filter the app store to show only apps that will work on my iPad? (the iPad looks and ...
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Reset ipad to factory settings [on hold]

I would like to know what can I do to reset my ipad to factory settings without the passcod,computer access and itunes. Got it for I present and for got the passcod it had and I don't have access to a ...
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Activating my locked iPhone after wrong passcode [duplicate]

I can't use my iPhone any longer after my son wrongly entered my passcode to unlock my phone and I am finding it difficult to activate it after his action. How can I get it working again?
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can't find old game data or game center points since entering new nickname [on hold]

I use my brothers ipad to play games and use facebook.one day I get this notification from asphalt 8[the game] to enter a new nickname for game center.I entered it and now I can't find my old game ...
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Restoring from IPSW. Unable to connect to gs.apple.com (error 3014)

I had been running jailbroken ios7 on my iPad for a long time. Last month I decided to update to 8.4 Downloading the update from itunes failed a few times so I grabbed the file from apple servers ...
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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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How to delete all emails from inbox in iPad 8.1.3?

How do you delete all inbox mail messages in iPad iOS 8.1.3? It doesn't support prior move tricks many have posted as a method since it is unresponsive to the Trash target mailbox if you use the 'move ...
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iPad update/restore iOS 8.1 stuck at 10%; cannot exit recovery mode

I wanted to upgrade my iPad from iOS 7 to iOS 8.1. I downloaded an IPSW from ipswdownloader.com and tried updating by alt+clicking the update button. The update process stopped at around 10%. I tried ...
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Update my iPad 2 to iOS 7 in 2015

My iPad 2 is running iOS 6.1.3, but now I want to update to iOS 7. In Settings → General → Software Update, I can only can update to iOS 8.4. iOS 8 destroys your iPad. How can I update my iPad to iOS ...
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Mobile safari won't login to websites on iPad

My wife's iPad 1 will no longer log into website accounts e.g. Amazon when using mobile safari, it just refreshes back to the log in page. She can get into these sites through the google app though ...
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How to solve Cydia & all debs quit suddenly?

I'm experiencing the problem on an iPad mini running iOS 8.1.3. During an installation of deb(gcc compiler), I cannot open any Cydia/Deb applications. They quit suddenly after I open them and I am ...
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What is the effect of the choice to “set up as new iPad”?

My daughter wants to rename her iPad mini, and I told her I thought the only way to do this was to connect it to iTunes on a computer, but when we connected it to my laptop, we got This is ...
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Online jailbreak

I heard about a service called JailbreakMe. It's an online jailbreak right through the safari browser on the iDevice, but it is not supports on iPad 1 or 3.I have ipad 1 ios 5.1.1 and ipad 3 ios ...
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Can we use j2me apps on iphone? [on hold]

J2ME in i phone?? howinstall apps on iPhone/iPad from iTunes without syncing? 3 8 Apple said we can use iMovie to make App Previews, but I can't export the correct size using iMovie 12 5 How can we ...
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Can I adjust iPad display size to make it fit the screen better?

I have an iPad mini (original model) running iOS 8.4 Recently I have noticed many apps seem to be too large for the screen; usually the top or bottom is partly off screen. When I press the button, ...
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Will I loose iPad application data when I switch Apple ID?

I have borrowed iPad2 from a friend. It does have iOS5 currently installed. I do want to install (with friend's permission) few free apps from App Store. However, even installing free app require ...
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I've got 3.0 GB on my iPad and 186 MB

Is there any chance of any storage of my iPad to go onto my phone? I've tried everything and I would like the more storage to be on my phone rather than my iPad? Can any one help me? It's driving me ...
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How to export Epubs from iPad to my Mac?

I have a bunch of books in iBooks in the ePub format from different sources. Some are iTunes, some Humble, LeanPub etc. I have notes and markings in there as well. I would like to export all of that ...
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Is it possible to find only apps which are compatible for my iOS version?

I have read this question regarding App Store updates for older iPads, and I'm in a similar situation to MrDaniel regarding my hardware / software. This is a different question though: how to find ...
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Finding old version of iOS apps for a 1st Generation iPad running iOS 5.1.1

I can't install any apps on my iPad because it keeps saying that the app requires iOS 6.0 and I have a 1st-Generation iPad which can only update as far as iOS 5.1.1.
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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 ...
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Installing apps on Ipad 1st (first) generation with max OS (IOS) 5.1.1 . How to get new apps?

As a mac hardware lover, I bought an old 64 Gb ipad 1 with IOS 5.1.1 on it. Data wiped. Nice hardware, but ended up stock with no new application not beeing IOS6, IOS7 or more in requirement. ...
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How do I connect my IPad Air 1 to the internet via ethernet without creating an AP?

How do I connect my iPad Air to the internet with an ethernet cable without creating an access point or a wireless signal/hotspot of any kind? My first attempt was a duplicate of this fella But, ...
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Will deleting photos from the Camera Roll also delete them from albums?

If I created a new album and placed the photos I wanted in it. If I delete them from photo stream & my camera roll will they be deleted from the new album as well?