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

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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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Is it possible to copy and paste iCal events in iPad / iPhone?

Is there any way to copy an event in iCal in iPad or iPhone and paste it to a different day? At times, I want to keep the original calendar entry, but repeat on a different day? I am not looking to ...
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How can I use a wired ipad as a trackpad?

I'd like to enable my ipad as a trackpad without screen mirroring. I know it's such a simple concept, but I've searched everywhere and I can't find the solution. I've exhausted user settings and ...
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Can't connect my iPad to the localhost of my Mac

I want to access the localhost of my Mac from my iPad. From my Mac, the address is http://localhost:8888. Through IP address The Mac and the iPad are connected to the same Wifi network. The IP ...
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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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AirDrop between MBP and iPad not working

I have a mid-2012 MacBook pro running Yosemite and an iPad Air 2 with the latest iOS 8. The 2 devices can connect via Bluetooth (at least they claim to be connected), however, neither initially showed ...
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How to transfer movie from android to ipad

I have a movie on my android external sd card. I would like to transfer it to play on my ipad. What is the simplest way to do this? I have a very slow internet connection but both computers are on ...
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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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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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How to remove app which is greyed out, can't be deleted, won't open and doesn't appear in apps list?

I have this app with a greyed out icon which I'm trying to delete. I tap and hold, and it asks me if I want to delete it and its data. I confirm and nothing happens. I try to open it and nothing ...
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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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How can I rip a DVD so that it has multiple audio tracks and subtitles available when synced with my iPad?

I'm in the process of ripping my DVD collection to disk for backup, syncing with my iPad, and protecting from my toddlers. I'd like to have the commentary (if available) and subtitles with the video ...
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Reviving iPad Air from the dead

My iPad Air died a couple of days ago, I recorded its last dying breath >> Youtube Before it crashed for good my daughter was playing a disney game in Safari when she told me the screen turned blue ...
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Siri and birthday events

One of Apple's calendar features on every device is that it takes the birthdays from the contacts and show them as a separate birthday calendar. This is a nice feature, but has a huge drawback in my ...
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iPad 3 Charging Error

My iPad 3 was not charging or turning on. I plugged it in for a while and then held Home & Power for 45 seconds. I was able to connect it to iTunes through my iMac and thought all was OK. I ...
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How to unlock an iCloud account

My apple iCloud is locked for security reasons, when I try to unlock it using my recovery gmail account, I don't see the link sent to me. I mailed to the iTunes Store customer suport team more than ...
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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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lightning port to hdmi tv

So I searched ebay for a cheaper alternative to Apple's digital AV Adapter to connect iPad with lightning port to hdmi tv. The ones on ebay stated that it only works with wifi+ cellular devices and ...
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Split screen in Messages on iPad

On an iPad Air 2 can a full page be displayed in email or messages instead of a split screen with 2/3 of it containing one opened message and 1/3 showing the entire list of messages?
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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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I can't dislike a suggestion on iPad Apple Music

On iPhone, you can simply tab and hold on a suggestion and you can dislike a suggestion on Apple Music. However, this is not working on iPad. I have iPad Mini 2 and the latest iOS. Is it a known ...
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How do you get the app password to go away [on hold]

HOW DO I GET THE APP PASSWORD OF MY FREINDS IPAD. ????????? I am so frustrated right now and I am stupid so I came to this website to see how to do this . U know when like u get an app and they ask u ...
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How can I fix this iPad stuck in the language setup screen?

My grandmother got her iPad somehow in this state where it seems to be in language setup, but taps dont work as expected, rather they activate unusual boxes on the screen: How can I fix this? ...
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How to untangle Multiple iOS devices sharing one Apple ID for iMessage

I pay all our Internet bills and iPhone bills (3)/ just so you know when I ask this q I am not trying to get use off someone else's account. We have a Mac, a Mac mini and MacBook When I recvd my ...
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GPS track device within a certain area going above a certain speed

Does anyone know of an iOS app which allows GPS tracking of devices only within a set geographic area (~ 6 square km / 2 square miles), above a set speed (ie 5km/hr). Reason being we have a mobile ...
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Using Mobile SIM card with an iPad Mini

If I buy a Wifi and Cellular iPad Mini, could I cut down my mobile SIM card and use its cellular data with the iPad?
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Internet via home

On many days, I use an iPad on a network that provides Internet. However this internet network restricts certain websites I can access. Even public VPNs are blocked. I have an idea. Suppose I could ...
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Looking for a magnifier app on iPad

For my Dad, who is losing sight, I'm looking for alternatives on the iPad for this: http://www.visualinktech.com/products-clover7.html An electronic magnifier for magnifying paper articles. I found ...
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How to transfer ALL data from old iPad mini to a new iPad mini? [on hold]

My IPad mini doesn't really work very well and I want to replace it, how do I save ALL the data on it and put it on a new iPad?
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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 a shortcut to get to the bottom of a long email on iPad or iPhone?

I get some long emails in which the important stuff is at the bottom after many pages. It is tedious to scroll down. Is there a way to get to the bottom quickly? Either for iPhone iPad or both.
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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 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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How do I turn off the automatic downloading of iOS updates?

I have a data plan for all of my smartphones, computers, and tablets, so I have to be very careful staying within my allotted usage. When I discovered that my iPad downloaded a 3 GB software update ...
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Can iPhones display all colors in the MacAdam's deviation ellipse? Or colors outside the visible spectrum?

This is a picture of the spectrum visible to the human eye. The circles indicate groups of colors that are perceived as the same by the 99% of the population. What colors are available for ...
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How do I change iTunes to new email address

I had used an answer for changing my new email address back to my old, as was suggested in a prior recommendation. Now, the system wants to send a code to my old address in order to make the change. ...
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Removing “shift” from a letter on iPad Pro with Apple smart keyboard

This is an odd one. I was typing on an apple "smart keyboard" connected to an iPad Pro. "Notes" REALLY wants to capitalize the first letter of each line, and "Mail" REALLY wants to capitalize any ...
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IPad memory of ICloud

Often, I see Your iCloud memory is full. However, when I go to iCloud memory in Settings, I find that about 50% of storage is empty or available. How can I remove this message?
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My storage on iPad doesn't add up

I can't understand what's taking all my storage as the apps listed don't add up and I don't download videos or music etc. My iPad says I've used 12.2GB with 209MB available yet when I added everything ...
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iPad app for comics letterina [closed]

Ho, I got an iPad Pro with the Apple Pencil. It works great and with the most "hyped" apps like Procreate or the Adobe apps (Draw, especially) I can easily make comics and illustrations. One thing ...
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Remove requirement of App Store password

For some reason, I messed up my iPad and now when ever I try to download an app I already purchased, I have to type in my Apple ID password where before hand I could download it straightaway. I don't ...
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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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How to drop a KMX file into iCloud and see it on my iPad Air INSIDE my iCloud account ON my iPAD (as a saved file)

I am using my iMac to send a KMZ file via Airdrop to my iPad Air. It opens in Google Earth, but is not saved. Ever. I opened my iCloud account on my iMac (El Capitan OS X) and dropped the KMZ file 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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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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connecting a LAN printer while using the 3G network

I have set up a point of sale station using a 3G iPad. I have a LAN printer that connects to a WiFI router that doesn't have an Internet connection. I want to use the 3G to connect to the Internet ...
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Transfer PDF in iBooks from iPhone to iPad

How do I transfer a PDF I've saved in iBooks from my iPhone 6 to my iPadPro? Thanks
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Why does iPad run out of batteries while it's plugged in?

I'm playing Vain Glory with my iPad Pro plugged into the 12W adapter via the supplied Lightning cable. Screen goes black, battery dead. Takes a few minutes to come back on. Why on earth did the ...
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Can digital certificates stored in iPads used for wifi authentication be used to authenticate in web applications?

I would like to use the same digital certificates already stored in my iPads to authenticate in the wifi (WPA2-EAP), to be used to authenticate to web applications. I know that if this is possible, ...
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Is there any way to set Gmail app as the default mail client in iPhone and iPad?

I want to be able to one-click email links from apps such as Twitter, Safari and Instapaper. Is this possible if I'm using Gmail and not Apple's Mail app? Do I have to set Gmail as the default mail ...