Apple's touchscreen iOS based tablet. Use this tag for all generations and sizes of iPad

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Is there a way to lock the volume & brightness on iPad/iOS 9 from getting changed by a child?

My little boy watches stuff on our iPad all the time, the smart monkey figured out how to change the volume and the brightness by pulling up the Control Center and adjusting them via the slider. My ...
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How do I recharge my ipad's SIM card?

I don't know how SIM cards work in your country, either you should charge (increasing its credit) it every time when its credit is finished Or its credit is unlimited .. anyway my SIM needs to be ...
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View individual artists in compilation albums?

I can't seem to set up my music collection so that when opening a compilation album on my iPad it shows a list of songs on the compilation album along with the artist of each song. In iTunes on my ...
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Is there any way to print directly from my iPad to my wifi-connected printer?

I am happy to purchase an app, but the only printing app I'm aware of seems to just let your ipad connect to a computer that is connected to the printer and effectively print through it. I'm ...
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iPad Pro 9.7'' power charging

I read that the USB-C charger (29W) can "power charge" the large iPad Pro, almost reducing the charging time by a factor 2. Would the same work with the small iPad Pro?
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Apple ID password and email problem

My iPad Air is with sim card and 8.1.2 software. Not blocked or stolen. It in free use. I don't have my old iCloud password but in my old Apple ID account I changed my old name and surname (it was in ...
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Can't get iPad mini into recovery mode

Good day, After several failed attempts, my iPad Mini is locked and the error iPad is disabled - Try again in 13,568 is appearing. Now, I do not have anything important on the device and I am ...
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How to change country for iOS news feed?

I'm Australian. I live in Spain. I use my iPad running iOS 9 in English (Australian) because that's my mother tongue. But I haven't lived there for 12 years and I care nothing about Australian sports ...
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iPad-iCloud problems

I'm just wondering, I upgraded my apple iCloud to 50gb and then decided to downgrade it again. when I tried to downgrade it, it wouldn't let me and I'm still within the days of warranty so I don't ...
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iOS 6.1.3 delete update to iOS 9.3

I'm upgrading my mum's iPad from iOS 6.1.3 to 9.3 and it is coming up with a verification error. The obvious solution is to redownload the update and update from there. There is however one issue, I ...
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iOS 6.1.3 delete update to iOS 9.3

I'm upgrading my mum's ipad from iOS 6.1.3 to 9.3 and it is comming up verification error, the obvious solution is to redownload the update and update from there. There is however one issue, I can't ...
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iPad: export Keynote project to video

Setup. I'm running the most recent version of Keynote (as of April 3rd, 2014) on an iPad Air, WiFi-only version @ 16GBs. Task/issue. I would like to export the project/slideshow to a video file (to ...
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IOS: Bluetooth not auto connecting to previously paired device

My IOS devices DO NOT auto-connect (auto-pair) to a bluetooth audio receiver device. However this works as expected on Android and OSX Yosemite. Thus I do not think it is the Bluetooth receiver that ...
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What RFID options exist for iOS devices?

If I wanted to use an iOS device (iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad) to gather data from RFID chips on equipment in a motor pool, what would I need? Is it even possible today?
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Why won't Facetime ring when somebody calls me?

My volume is turned up, it's not on mute, alarms and other things that make noise work, it's not set to "do not disturb" or anything like that. If I happen to have the iPad open when a Facetime call ...
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Personal Hotspot - Mac connects only if other Mac already Connected

I want to share mobile internet from iPad via "Personal Hotspot". I have two Macs: an old Macbook pro (2009) and not-so-old Macbook Air (2013 edition). I have made the following observations: ...
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Cannot update apps

Cannot seem to update apps or download from iTunes on my iPad Air anymore. If I hit Update on an app, the circle appears, then just goes back to update status. Same applies if I want to download ...
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I forgot my Encrypt Local Backup password. How can I start over?

In iTunes (Windows 7) Encrypt local backup is checked, and I can't remember the password. I don't need to restore my iPad; I just want to be able to back it up. If I attempt to uncheck this, iTunes ...
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Twitter Revoke 3rd-Party Permissions from iPhone & iPad iOS9

I know similar questions have been asked, but I couldn't find an answer to mine. Is there any way to control Twitter permissions to third-party access from an iPhone / iPad? I've tried to do it ...
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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 "WiFi-...
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How to tell Apple if there are spelling mistakes in its application document?

For example I just installed some Apple software on my iPad. Before I start using it I need to agree its terms & conditions. While I was reading the terms & conditions there are spelling ...
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iPad - Incorrect Photo Sync [duplicate]

I have an iPad running iOS 9.3.2. I use my iPad primarily as a photo storage and viewing platform for meetings with clients. I've devised a way to arrange my photos for each client and stage of each ...
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Can instruments tool be used to monitor memory of a website by running it into Safari [on hold]

Can I use Instruments tool to monitor the memory of a website by launching the website in Safari Browser ?
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How can I sync my photos between my iphone 5s and ipad mini without the laptop?

I have no idea how to sync them WITHOUT the laptop. I have done it with the laptop but is there a way I can do it without setting up to the laptop each time? Surely is should be something easy? PLEASE ...
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iPad - Incomplete Photo Sync

I have an iPad 2 running iOS 9.3.2. and I have a problem syncing all the photos I've selected to be synced. The last time I uploaded photos from iTunes to the iPad, the photos tab of iTunes showed ...
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Can I Downgrade ipad mini? [duplicate]

Now that the jailbreak for iOS 9.2.1 has been released, can I downgrade my iPad Mini 1 to older versions? It is so slow with 9.2.1.
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why will iPad not find home wifi network but works on others?

my iPad2 has a hard time locating our wifi network at home. about once a day it will find it and connect but only for an hour or so. its not like I'm getting a "can't connect error", it just doesn't ...
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How can I open password protected Word documents on my iPad for free?

I would like to open a password protected Word document on my iPad. I've found paid solutions but nothing for free. Am I missing an option?
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How can I connect to the internet by sim card?

I have a ipad mini 2 and I can connect to the internet via WiFi as well. My ipad is cellular model and I've putted a sim card in it. But when I turn off the wifi, the internet will be die and I cannot ...
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Apple iPad Air not playing videos under safari for a certain website

I can't get videos to play on Safari on my iPad for a website. Under other browsers it opens up. What could be the solution to this please; anybody? The website I'm trying to access is working fine ...
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iPad and Android phone

Okay, I've got a problem. So I'm going to get a new phone, the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016), because I'm just tired of my iPhone 4 not being up to date anymore. But my iPad (mini 2) is synced with my ...
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Can not share WiFi from Macbook Pro to other devices via Bluetooth PAN

First of all, this problem is detailed in this discussion at Apple's forum. I basically have the exactly same problem. Status indicator is always yellow under "Bluetooth PAN" in Network Panel. The ...
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How do I silence the “itunes needs to check for an update to the carrier settings for your iPad” message?

I no longer use a cellular connection on my iPad. I am quite content with WiFi. For this or some other reason, I am getting itunes needs to check for an update to the carrier settings for your iPad ...
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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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Is it safe to use my US iPhone/iPad charger with a simple European plug adapter?

I'm using the US wall adapter that came with my iPhone to charge it: When I travel to Europe, is it safe to use this with a simple US-European adapter, or do I need a transformer or some other ...
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Where can I find the phone number of the SIM card that I have in an iPad?

Is there a way, directly on the iPad, to find out which phone number is associated to the MicroSIM which it is using? I can't find it in the menus, currently. Is there an easy way to find it ...
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Why is iBooks progress incorrect in my Siri Suggestions, and how is this fixed?

In this case, Siri Suggestions implies that I have just started the book. I've actually been reading it for weeks and am on page 685/1985. Clicking the Siri Suggestion for the book brings me to the ...
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Airport Express is not seen by Macbook, is seen by iOS devices

I have an Airport Express 1088 (about 7 years old). My Macbook with Mountain Lion 10.8.4 doesn't sees it, nor does my wife's Macbook. Strangely, my iPad and iPhone can detect it and the network ...
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Do I need two passwords? I keep getting an annoying request to enter my iTunes password, and I have never even tried to order anything from iTunes

Do I need two different passwords for my iPad (first and/or second generations)? Are they two separate password protected accounts: one for my login to a device and a second one for iTunes? I keep ...
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watching videos from a external disc on ipad air 2?

I want to know if it's possible to watch videos on an Ipad Air 2 using an external disc. Ideally a USB pendrive/external disc because I want to save a lot of videos on it. This is to avoid repeating ...
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How to control your iPad with your Mac remotely?

I would like to know, is there a way to control your iPad with your Mac remotely (be able to see and manipulate iPad's desktop on your Mac)? I know that with the TeamViewer or other programs you can ...
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If this problem is ever solved can I be informed… I'm having the same trouble sorting my friends iPad [duplicate]

iCloud had been set up with a previous email that had been hacked and now no longer exists. Password has long been forgotten for the iCloud account and now I can't turn off Find My iPhone to reset ...
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How to access gmail via pop instead of imap in mail.app in iOS 7.1

In iOS 6.x, my iPad and iPhone were connected with pop to gmail accounts. When I delete a message on the iPad or iPhone, the message is NOT deleted on the gmail server. So the message is still in my ...
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Why does my iPad screen feel sticky?

Lately, I've noticed that my iPad's touch screen feels sticky to touch which makes it difficult to swipe in a smooth motion (particular when several swipes in quick succession have to be done in quick ...
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Can't login to one specific website from my iPads

I have an iMac, an iPhone, and two iPads; I can't login to one specific website from either iPad. I have no problem logging in with either the iPhone or the iMac. I have the latest version of IOS, I ...
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How to save a shared video to my Camera Roll on iOS?

I have the app Photos on my iPad mini, on iOS 7. I am viewing a stream shared by a friend. When I am on a photo, I can save it to my Camera Roll. But, when I am on a video, I cannot save it to my ...
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Sound Output from Garageband (on iPad) using Bluetooth

Is it possible to use bluetooth to listen to the sounds of Garageband on iPad? I don't succeed to do it. I hear the sound from the ipad's speaker... But I can do it when I listen to iTunes for ...
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device enrolling via profile manager - vpp not enrolled

I am novice to Mac/Profile Manager and using apple mini, profile manager, OS X El Capitan. We have ipad users spread at various geographical location some are as far as 450km away. I enrolled a new ...
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Featured, Purchased etc are blank in iBooks

I can no longer search for book titles in Featured in iBooks on my iPad. The page is blank. The only icon that works is My Books. So, I can't download any new books. From what I'm reading this is ...
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Can't copy media to iPad through iTunes File Sharing because not enough free space is available

I'm getting the following error when trying to copy a MKV file to VLC on iPad using the iTunes File Sharing on Windows: "Movie.mkv" could not be copied because not enough free space is available. ...