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

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2 iPad users under one person

We recently ran into a problem. My husband is the main person on the account and I'm the secondary. He tried to change his Facebook sign in and my name pops up on his iPad and asks for a password. He ...
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How use function keys in iPad with Apple keyboard?

I'm trying to use the Apple Wireless keyboard for coding in a terminal (with nano, vim, etc) using a app to access by SSH them in a remote server, and discover that all the function keys (Esc, F1, f2.....
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Playlists getting duplicated

When I sync my iPad to my MacBook, a lot of my playlists are getting duplicated over and over again. Here is an example: It happens to regular and smart-playlists. I am on iTunes 12.4.1.6. How ...
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Loose home button on iPad/iPhone

Recently the home button on my 12.9 inches iPad Pro and my 4.7 inch iPhone 6s became loose. Pressing the button feels like you double clicked it, and it also shake around when you put your finger on ...
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Ipad Mini 2 Warranty for Damage

I bought my daughter her ipad for Christmas (7 months ago) and she dropped it the other day cracking the screen; you can actually see inside of it at the top. Does this come with a manufacture ...
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How do I create a link on the iPad home screen to a specific pdf?

I would like to be able to create a link on my iPad's home screen that will open up a specific PDF either in iBooks or some other app. I need to be able to access the PDF even when Internet access in ...
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Videos taken on the iPhone will not sync to the iPad

I have several hundred pictures and a hundred or so videos that have been taken with my iPhone 4 and 5s. (90%/10% split roughly). These are all in iPhoto and have imported fine. Everything can be ...
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My kid set a passcode on the iPad and doesn't know it. Now what?

My 7-year-old daughter mistakenly set a 4-digit passcode on the iPad and doesn't remember what it is. Now it is locked and useless. What are my options to recover it (if any)? The answers I have seen ...
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How to delete iPad calendar events when no edit option appears

How can I delete iPad calendar events when no edit button appears? Clicking on events only results in "details" button.
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remote “desktop mouse” with Magic trackpad emulator for iPad or Mac Book

I would like to control my desktop Mac with a Magic trackpad or Magic mouse "emulation". I have an iPad and an Macbook Air too. So my questions are: There are some iPad App to emulate a Magic ...
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Case for iPad Pro 9.7'' capable of holding the Pencil

I have a 9.7'' iPad Pro with the Apple keyboard. The keyboard only protects the front of the iPad. I'm looking for a case (the best one...) to protect the back and also capable of holding the Pencil.
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Safety of “Apple”-branded iPhone chargers listed on Amazon vs. MFi-Certified alternatives

On Amazon.com, there are numerous iPhone chargers listed, the top results of which fall into two categories: Apple-branded chargers (which seem to be authentic and made by Apple) but have very poor ...
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Apple ID how to buy an app that cost money but no questions [on hold]

Could u tell me how to buy an app with money for the first time without questions
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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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Reclaiming hard drive space in iPad

What is the easiest way to reclaim HD space on an ipad2 without having to sync? Ideally I'm looking for an app that would allow me to delete files directly from the iPad (I remember there was one for ...
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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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Why does restart ipad fix website spam redirect?

I was helping someone with their iPad that was redirecting a webpage to spam. The site was a respectable news site, and loaded fine on other devices. On his ipad, half way through loading the page ...
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iPhone and iPad recovery stops with error 14

yesterday I wanted to update both my iPad and iPhone to iOS 8.0. I usually do this wireless via the phone settings, but yesterday I chose to update from iTunes. So I connected my iPhone 5 to my PC, ...
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iPhone 5 and iPad Air calendar Time Zones

My calendar on both my iPhone 5 and iPad Air is beyond screwed up. The most common problem is that an entry moves from the time I set for it. I live in France but I purchased the phone in New York. I ...
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Do the current Apple USB Keyboards support charging the iPad?

As the new owner of an iPad, it was disappointing, but not surprising, to see a "not charging" in the upper right hand corner of my iPad when I connected it via USB to my Apple Keyboard from 2007. ...
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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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ipad 2 and X-mini speaker

My X-mini speaker when connected to the 3.5mm connection on my ipad 2 produces barely any sound, almost so faint you can't hear it. The speaker is fully charged and the sound level on both the ipad ...
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iPad 3rd gen won't turn on just black screen

I unplugged my iPad at 25% charge and used it. Suddenly my iPad froze at 19%. I rebooted it by pressing both home and wake/sleep button. It was stuck on the booting-up screen so I decided to charge ...
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iMessage delivery status different on iPhone and iPad?

I sent today an iMessage through my iPhone, and on the iPhone there is still no "delivered" status, but when I checked on my iPad which is on the same AppleID there is status "delivered" indicated ...
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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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Can't find movie rentals on iPad

I rented two movies from iTunes. It said "not downloaded." There were two choices: cancel or retry. I hit retry but the only thing that happened is that the dialogue box disappeared. When I went to ...
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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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Duration of photos on iMovie for iPad

I have seen many answers to change the duration of photos on iMovie for the Mac, but none for the iPad. I have a lot of pictures that, for some reason, have different durations on the screen (for ...
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Watching a rented iTunes movie on my iPad mini

I have the latest update on my iPad mini an I rented a movie from iTunes yesterday. It completed the download to my iPad but when I go to the iTunes Store and click on movies there is no rent tab. ...
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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 I find my lost iPad?

If my lost/stolen iPad has been erased and reset to a new iTunes account, can it still be found by it's serial number?
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Any way to completely disable iOS passcode?

I have a cart of iPads in my high school classroom. Each iPad is shared by several students in different classes throughout the day. A clever student in one class decided to lock one of them. We have ...
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iPad 2 linked to a dead itunes account [duplicate]

i tried it all. basically my brother's ipad2 is linked to an account that when i try to login with it says that it's not even an itunes account. so the account is dead but everything i did won't ...
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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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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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Will it damage my iPad if I use an iPhone charger to charge it?

I have the opposite issue of this question: Is it OK to charge my iPhone with my iPad charger? I want to use my iPhone charger (plugged directly into main electricity) to charge my iPad. I've noticed ...
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What do I do to start my iPad back up if it is powered off and power button doesn't work?

My iPad is powered off and I can't get on it because the power button doesn't work. Is there an alternative way to turn it on?
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How to change Font size for PDF in iPad running iOS 9?

I have iPad mini 2 running iOS 9. I'm transferring my PDFs to the iPad via iTunes. I swear that I didn't find any option to increase font size in iBooks, not even in iBooks settings.
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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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How to transfer/copy Notes from one iDevice to another without using restore method?

I tried using iCloud account. But it did not seem to work. basically, I signed into iCloud on both iDevices with same Apple ID. And making sure Notes was set to on. Newly created notes will show ...
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How to figure out iOS device battery health?

I'm looking for ways, similar to coconutBattery for OS X to figure out current health of battery for iOS devices.
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Apple wireless keyboard + iPad 4: can I map a key to the home button?

I use the Apple wireless keyboard A1314 (newer model, using two AA batteries) with my iPad 4th (or is it 3.5th generator? whatever is the newest) generation. Is there a way to map one of the buttons ...
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How to accommodate changed yahoo mail password on iPad?

My friend has an iPad. I have never used an iPad, but am trying to help her set things up better -- so it's definitely a case of the blind leading the blind. My friend reads her yahoo mail on her ...
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Why is it taking so long to upload photos to icloud from iPhone/iPad?

If I want to sell something online and create an ad on my Macbook, then snap a picture with my iPhone/iPad and both are connected to my home wifi, I kind of expect the photo to be uploaded instantly ...
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SSH enable to connect

I will try to describe the situation as explicitly as possible. I have a macbook pro that i set up at home with a fiber wifi connection with a remote access : ssh User@123.123.0.12 (for example) in ...
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How to share files with an iPad app in El Capitan itunes?

I have this iPad app called AVPlayer. I used to plug-in the iPad and copy files to the app using iTunes. However, this doesn't seem to work in the newest version of iTunes. There used to be a feature ...
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App Store on iPad 2 keeps asking for AppleID password when attempting to update apps

I have an iPhone 6 which never asks me for a password when updating apps, but my iPad 2 asks me for a password on every single app update if I want update apps individually even though I have the same ...
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Lost iPad doesn't connect to WiFi

A family member's iPad 2 (WiFi), which is connected to my old Apple ID has been locked with a message that says she has to pay $30 to someone online. I said not to pay and I went online, logged into ...
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Weird update issue on my iPad 4 running 7.0.x

So I just bought an iPad 4 which is running 7.0.x. When I got it, the previous owner reset it to factory settings. But when I check for updates, it's giving me 8.4.1 instead of the latest iOS 9. Is ...