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Questions tagged [ipad]

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

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How to prevent iPad from keeping pushing iOS 11 to me?

My iPad Air 2 keeps downloading iOS 11 in the background and then tries to push me into upgrading. I don't want that. I have declined it numerous times, and recovered the storage space it takes up ...
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Ipad how to reset to new [on hold]

Ipad old email and password forgot and not accessible anymore, please suggest me how to reset to new. thank you so much for your help.
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Where to buy the logitech crayon for educational iPad use?

I bought the new 2018 ipad for my son and I want to buy the crayon as well. Except that its not available anywhere I’ve searched (Apple and Amazon) and the blogs say its only available via schools: ...
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iPad Pro iCloud save data keeps restoring game data

I want to reset my game progress for the game plague inc. I have deleted the game off the iPad and I have also gone into the iCloud back up and have deleted the game files from in there. I have also ...
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can you remove the apple activation lock for free on an Ipad 3 [duplicate]

I have an Ipad 3rd gen that has been locked with the activation lock however it seems to be different to the find my Iphone one and when i enter my Icloud account credentials it says that they are ...
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What iOS version can be downgraded to iOS 10? [duplicate]

I would like to downgrade my iPad running iOS 11.4. I don’t care the data preservation. Is it possible to downgrade?
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How to get two symbols “\ $“ in Swedish Apid Pro Keyboard?

I have tried all compositions such as “shift+option”`+ any other letters but there is no symbol as “\ $“. How could get it?
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Connect a wired keyboard to iPad mini 2

I recently found out that you can connect a wired keyboard to your iPad mini 2 using the Lightning to USB adapter. But unfortunately here in Vietnam, that adapters price is very high. So I was hoping ...
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Wirelessly debug Safari web app running on iOS using Safari on macOS

I need to plug an iPad/iPhone into a Mac Mini so I can debug web pages running ApplePay on them using the macOS Safari developer console. Complication: The Mac mini is in a server cupboard three ...
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How to install Apple's Game Center app on iPad

How do I get Game Center app on my iPad Wi-Fi? I am unable to find the app on the device as well as the App Store.
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iPad: Disable low battery automatic power-off

My iPad (running iOS 11.4.1) is charged at 100% but suffers from continuous rebooting due to intermittent detection of battery charger level of less than 1%. I have to hard power-off, reboot and the ...
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Problems with Bonjour WiFi on iOS devices

I have an app that uses Bonjour Wifi to connect to my iPhone app from an iMac. I also have 2 SSIDs. However the iOS app will work for some hours and then cannot connect to one SSID. If I toggle to the ...
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Problem installing iCloud Drive app in iOS 11

If I try to download the iCloud Drive app on my iPhone 6 and iPad Pro running iOS 11, I get the following message on the app download screen: This app requires specific features not available on this ...
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Power button doesn’t seem to work

I have a 1st or 2nd generation iPad and it’s been charging in the wall for more than 24 hours but all I get is the Apple logo. My power button seems stuck as well, It doesn’t move when you press it. I ...
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Moving websites saved to the iPad Home screen to Safari bookmarks on Mac

Context: My dad (not the best with tech) saved a lot of websites to the home screen of his iPad 2 (running iOS 9.3.5). He now has a MacBook Pro (new, running macOS 10.13 High Sierra), and I was tasked ...
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iPad - Battery symbol on centre of screen

My iPad has died, all I've got is in the centre of the screen, when I touch on button, of an empty battery with a red line along the top, any ideas or is it a dead battery?
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Can similar apps be uploaded on Apple Store?

I have uploaded 2 similar apps with different colors,name,icons. ios team rejected my latest app upload giving the following reason: Guideline 4.3 - Design We noticed that your app provides the same ...
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Does the time zone in a mail header help me to identify the country of origin?

I sent this from Ct USA eastern time last night. When he replied it says GMT. Does this mean he is in England or another country).
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How to change carrier on iPad 2nd generation?

I have a 2nd generation iPad which has both WiFi and Cellular connection. It is an iPad that I was using during a few years that I was living in Japan and has a Japanese phone company cellular ...
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I forgot my Apple ID and my email password

My mother ask someone to make an Apple ID for her now she has forgotten her Apple ID and because someone else made it for her she doesn't know anything about his email and security questions. Now her ...
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Personal Hotspot not staying Connected

I'm not sure if I have an issue or if what I am seeing is by Apple-design. I have an iPad Pro (11.4) that I have the Personal Hotspot switched on. My iPad Pro is active and screen on. I connect my ...
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How to remove Apple's activation lock in iPad Air [duplicate]

I have an iPad Air which someone gave me, and he said that he's forgotten all his Apple ID details and stuff. So I tried my best to try to unlock it (already used the DNS bypass). What I'm trying to ...
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Using iPad 1st gen to read PDF files offline

I'd like to download and read PDFs files offline on a 1st generation iPad that's been reset to factory settings. I'm unable to install any apps - they always say that I need to update to the latest ...
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How to attach google drive files from iPad mail?

I'm trying to attach some files, shared with me in Google Drive, to an email by using my iPad. It looks like I can not find that files when searching them from the dialog it is shown to select the ...
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PDF reader for iPad with both bookmarks and continuous scrolling, without long save and load times

I'm having trouble finding a good PDF reader for my iPad. Apple's own iBooks app allows adding bookmarks, but doesn't allow continuous scrolling for PDFs, only for EPUBs. This is annoying because most ...
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iPad thinks it is on a captive network when it is not!

I have an iPad that has decided that my home network is captive. Every time I try to open Safari it takes me to the login page of my router. It appears to think that that my network is captive... it ...
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How to use External camera in iPad Pro 2017

I want to record whiteboard lecture along with pip video of my face using explain everything (app for whiteboard ). Using front camera is not posible as while writing on iPad using pencil because of ...
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iPad Pro 10.5" down to 92% battery health after 6 months of use

I bought an iPad in January 2018 (this was written in July 2018). The coconutBattery app indicates it was manufactured in August 2017. It has gone through 63 charging cycles and the battery health is ...
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“Get” Button On App Store Is Blurred Out For Almost EVERY App

I have been having an issue lately with my app store app. When I go to buy an app, I've found that nearly every app I try to buy has one thing in common--the "get" button is blurred/greyed out. When I ...
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iCloud Photo Sharing upload from apps has nothing to do with Photo Library on iCloud

I had iCloud set up and working and it does work with photos taken from the camera (only). However, many iPad apps have an option to upload via "iCloud Photo Sharing" that seems to have nothing to do ...
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If I delete and reinstall Pages will I lose my files?

I have an iPad 2 running iOS 9.3. I have many files on Pages app. The app locks up and will not fully load all the files. If I delete and reinstall will I lose my files?
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iPad 2 can't update past iOS 9.3.5

My brother gave me his iPad 2. It doesn't update to iOS 10. How can I get it to allow me to download apps like Netflix. I know Apple cancelled the older version on iPhone and iPad to not be able to be ...
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iOS - Recovering data from device after reset

I would like to give away my 1st Generation iPad. If I reset it by selecting Reset All Content and Settings, would it be possible for someone to restore the data (passwords, photos, etc.) which are ...
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Purchases I did not download do not appear in iTunes library

In both my MacBook and my iPad, all my purchases that I did not download do not appear in my library. They are in the Purchased section but do not appear in the library for me to stream from the ...
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iPad mini 3 update iOS 8.3

I have an iPad mini 3 running iOS 8.3. I'm about to upgrade the OS abut I'm wondering what I will lose. I imagine I'll have to download email and messages again, but apps? Photos? Will safari lose my ...
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Can an iPad get hacked from outside?

Can someone get into my iPad, access my camera and turn on the webcam and record without my knowledge? I got an email that said they did.
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Record audio with iPad and an external microphone

I try to record video with the iPad. I try to improve the sound quality using the microphone of the headphones. It makes no difference, it seems that it picks the sound through the internal microphone....
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How to change PDF paper size on iOS? (Make right hand side bigger)

I like to make the right margin of PDFs bigger so that I can then write my notes via pencil onto the right margin. I’ve not been able to find an app on iOS that can do that. Does anyone know of an ...
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Is it possible to move podcasts from iPad device to iCloud storage?

I have an iPad mini 2 with 16gb storage. I am always running out of space (yes, I know how to clear space on my iPad). I want to start listening to podcasts and would like to download a selection ...
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What Is Optimal Battery Usage & Lost for iPad?

I am using my iPad Pro about 2.5 years. If %8 is lost from iPad Battery in 2.5 years ( March 2016) is this a sign of a bad battery?
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Puzzled about (lack of?) Apple SIM

Apple's store web pages began saying some time ago that cell-enabled iPads include an Apple SIM. I have a barely working iPad that I had a data plan on in Korea in February. But because it is broken,...
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iPad 2017 won't charge

I plugged my iPad when it was at 1% battery and it would not charge. So, in an attempt to troubleshoot, I plugged my iPhone into the same adapter and wire. My iPhone charged perfectly, so I concluded ...
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Nothing works and the verification billing thing continues to pop up [duplicate]

Nothing works. I’ve tries everything. Im so tired and frustrated. I’m only 14, how am I supposed to handly these circumstances! I changed my adress, changed it back, signed out, signed back in, turned ...
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Help identify this iPad drawing app

I am trying to find a drawing app for iPad, and I came across this one being used to teach courses. Can anyone help identify the app?
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app install from iCloud

My daughters game roblox won't re install. We have deleted a lot off of the iPad and it doesn't say that we don't have enough room
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Why is a non-cellular iPad model announced as new network interface when connecting to a Mac through USB?

Whenever I connect my iPad (non-cellular / wifi-only version, so no sim card and no mobile data connection) to my Mac over USB, I get a dialogue box stating that a new network connection iPad-USB has ...
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Is there a Broswer on Ipad capable of “Add a Keyword for this Search” (or Quick Searches) feature?

On desktop, Mozilla Firefox has a nice feature to define a smart keyword to enable searching a website through the browser. The details can be found here. This feature is sometimes called Quick ...
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Attempting to downgrade from iOS 9.3.5 to iOS 8.4.1 will not work

I attempted to follow this guide for Downgrading from iOS 9.3.5 to iOS 8.4.1. I was able to complete every step in the list until these step(s): I get stuck at step 20. This is when you start ...
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iPad 2018 locks although auto lock never

My new iPad 2018 11.3.1 has auto lock "never", 90% battery, watching Safari streaming, after 30 minuted it auto locks and requires my pin. Why? I doubled checked the settings above, happened again! ...
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How do I delete photos only from my iPad but not from iCloud

How do I go about deleting all photos from my iPad Pro (A1701) and still have them on iCloud?