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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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Being able to colour in a PDF with the pencil

I have the ipad 9" (not pro) with the apple pencil. I'd like to get a PDF with colour in pages and then on the ipad be able to colour in with the Apple pencil (think of the Pigment app, where you can ...
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Is it possible to open Merlin 2 files on the iPad? [on hold]

I'm Merlin 2 user and want to use my project files on the iPad. Have I to go with Merlin Project (https://www.projectwizards.net) or what can I do to open such files?
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How to turn off activation lock on iPad? [duplicate]

My mom logged out of her iPad and she forgot everything I’ve tried fixing it but it doesn’t work I need help!
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How can I check how many times an iPhone or iPad has been charged?

On my MacBook Pro, I can see in the About this Mac → System Report → Power link, how many times the laptop has been charged. It lists the condition (currently as "Normal") on my laptop. I've seen it ...
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Unknown Icon on iPad Lock Screen

I don’t know what that white glob like thing right over left upper corner, I think it’s kinda bug , it just doesn’t look good can any body tell me what is that and how can I take it out
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iPad Auto-delete deleted iBooks, now all my highlights are gone

iBooks iOS recently deleted iBooks for no reason, it's an app I use everyday. I clicked the restore button with the little cloud icon and it reinstalled immediately with every single book and pdf that ...
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If you deactivate an iPad from your Apple ID, will it still receive iMessages?

I recently went on the iTunes store and took my Apple ID off of my iPad. Will text/iMessages that I receive on my iPhone still go to the iPad?
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How do you read /dev/tty.iap on iOS? [closed]

I want to access data from a USB device attached to an iPad on that iPad. So far, I've written a basic app that detects whether files exist or not on the iPad. However, it says the /dev/tty.iap file ...
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iPad Air loses hotpost connection from iPhone 7

If my iPad Air is idle for more than a few minutes, it loses the hotspot connection from my iPhone 7. I have a Bluetooth keyboard connected to my iPad, so I can’t also have my iPhone Bluetooth ...
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Does iOS backup include the OS and related questions

I had an iPad stolen recently. I had deliberately not updated the iOS as an app I used was not being updated and worked well on the old iOS. Now I need to restore the back up to another iPad. I ...
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Help on iPad activation lock req'd [duplicate]

I've got a problem my iPad whilst being used and all on it's own suddenly went to an activation required screen, unfortunately it's been years since setting up the device and I can't remember my ...
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iPad mini capacity determination

my iPad mini indicates 19000+ photos, 600 videos and low disk space. I want to buy a new iPad mini that has more capacity. How can I determine what I have now, so I know how much more capacity the ...
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Macbook Pro-to-iPad Pro Local Network (how many connections/devices)

We are developing a video wall of iPad Pros and using an admin app to control aspects of functionality. Questions: 1. Has anyone done something like this before and can give insights? 2. Initial ...
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How to temporary disable Touch ID on iPad?

On an iPhone SE, if I press quickly the power button few times I can disable temporarily Touch ID. How can I temporarily disable Touch ID on and iPad 2018 in a similar way without rebooting the ...
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Outlook to iPhone contact synchronisation

I ran into a weird problem involving the synchronisation of contacts between Outlook (on a Windows Computer), an iPhone and an iPad. It all began when I had to do a couple of changes to a number of ...
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Japanese kana layout on iPad screen keyboard

How can I get ordinary kana layout instead of the sorted あいうえお? It's almost as annoying to use as writing English with the keys ordered like ABC. I need this instead:
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Unable to access WhatsApp web on Safari for iPad

WhatsApp Web (https://www.whatsapp.com/) works as epxected on Firefox running on Ubuntu Desktop and Safari for macOS. At one point in time, Whatsapp web functioned on the iPad Safari browser. ...
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Why won’t iCloud (or iTunes) synchronize books?

We have two iPads, recent models, with the latest IOS. Both have everything logged in to the same Apple ID. On a MacBook Pro (MBP) with the latest MacOS, iTunes and iBooks (and everything else) are ...
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How to posterize image with Procreate

How to posterize image using Procreate? Even Google is silent on that. Maybe they have a different name for that effect. I am looking for an effect which reduces the number of colors similarly as in ...
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How can I hide the numbers from my keyboard and make the letters bigger?

Key flicks are on. Look the pic below.
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iPad Falsely Reports Out of Storage

I have a teacher in my school who is trying to use an iPad (new - purchased this year) to record classroom activity using the built-in camera. The iPad has 32 gigs total, with just about 20 gigs ...
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Can an iPad screen be displayed on a Windows PC for accessing iMessage?

I am new to Apple ecosystem of devices and services. I am trying to find a way to use iMessage service at work. So far I only have an iPhone XS Max and an Apple Watch Series 4. I have a PC running ...
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Move iPad Screenshots to an album

I have an iPad Pro, and I'm wondering if there is a way to auto save a screenshot from my iPad to an album name e.g.: iPad Pro Is there an automated way in iOS that I can do that for only my iPad? ...
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After apple id login change iPad wants password to old iCloud login I don't have

I updated my apple login a couple of years ago when I changed email addresses. Recently started using an old iPad not used since the email and login was updated. Changed the apple id login in settings ...
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Trouble editing and writing on a presentation using Powerpoint for iPad

I have a PowerPoint presentation that I created on my Mac and have moved (using iTunes File Transfer) to my 1st-generation iPad Mini running iOS 9.3.5. When I launch my Powerpoint app on the iPad, ...
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Cannot access .local addresses from my iOS devices

I have a computer that is hooked up to my entertainment center that runs an EyeTV media server. I hadn't used it in over a year because we moved and I couldn't pick up any stations, but I bought a new ...
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How can I install Kindle app on an iOS 9.3.5 iPad? [duplicate]

How can I get a download a copy of Kindle App for a iOS 9.3.5 iPad 3rd generation? The one in the app store requires ios 10.
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How to operate an iPad from a Mac or Windows PC?

I have a setup in office where on a desk is a fixed iPad on a stand. On the same desk, I have a Windows PC or iMac. Customer is looking at iPad. I am the desktop user and I want to control the iPad ...
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How does iTunes know where the iBooks are?

I wanted two user accounts and the admin account on the MacBook Pre (2012) to have the same iTunes library (not family sharing nor the older sharing option). Changed the path in iTunes preferences, ...
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changing playback speed on youtube on iPad [duplicate]

Context: iPad Air 12.1.4, Safari. Gear icon offers quality change but not speed. Tapping the video starts or pauses video only; there is no overlay of options. If I click the three dots at the far ...
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Restore Backup can this still be done after choosing setup as new?

I want to Restore my iPad, I have already created a backup on my Windows 7 PC using iTunes. When I restore my Ipad, as far as I remember from some tutorials online, you will have to choose to restore ...
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iPad mini won't turn on/charge

I have had my iPad mini for a long time, and it's been having issues for the past year. Whenever I let it completely loose power, it takes forever to actually turn back on. When I have it plugged in, ...
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Not enough space error prevents me to download even though there is enough space

I had a game on my ipad and since something wasn't working in it their support team recommended I delete it then reinstall. So i deleted it, but now when I want to reinstall it I get an error message ...
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iMessage appears to be blocked, but FaceTime rings

Something confusing happened on my iPad today. One of my contacts' number has been red instead of blue in iMessage for sometime now. I cannot send them a text through iMessage. The send button isn't ...
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Remove SIRI suggestion from lock screen

My lock-screen has a SIRI suggestion to play a podcast. I turned off Settings/Siri & Search/Suggestions in Lock Screen, but that didn't get rid of it. How do I remove it?
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archiving pictures

I have a lot of pictures that are stored on my iPad, iPhone and iCloud. Can I archive selected folders on the cloud so I don’t have to swipe through so many to find what I want?
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Can’t access some webpages

When I go to certain websites, it says “safari cannot open the page because it could not connect to the server” Screen time is currently not blocking any websites, and this happens with YouTube.com, ...
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My Ipad 2 does not want to charge: how should i fix it?

My Ipad is very old but still works well, the only thing it does not work is charging issue. The original charger was damaged, and I have replaced it with a accessory for it. Later on, when I want to ...
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Find my Mac if thief erased it

My Mac was stolen. I bought an iPad to use find my Mac. The computer was going online and I was getting notifications. Unfortunately I was not at my iPad at the time. After the Sheriffs office ...
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Apple Profile Manager - SCEP Server Configuration Not Supported and associated problems

I am trying to enrol several iPads onto our MacServer using Profile manager. I am trying to do this by accessing Profile Manager from the device itself: our.domain.macserver/profilemanager The iPads ...
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Can you charge an iPad and connect a USB-C device at the same time?

There seem to be many USB-C adapter hubs, which convert USB-C to other types, and HDMI. When searching for "USB-C hub" you normally see adapters. However, I actually don't want a USB adapter, as they ...
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Bought a second hand activation locked iPad 3 [duplicate]

I bought a couple second hand iPad 2s and an iPad 3 from a police auction. I know a couple of families who are not so fortunate so I got these iPads planned to give them to these families but they are ...
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How do I right-click in iOS Safari to access website specific functionality?

More and more desktop websites these days use javascript to offer specific website functionality which is available when you right-click on something. Often the developers create something that looks ...
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How to open a presentation document in Keynote on iOS?

In Keynote app on my iPad, I see a list of seven of my presentations “On My iPad”. Next to these is a list of “Locations” including iCloud Drive, On My iPad, and Recently Deleted. When I single-tap ...
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iPad Air will not turn on

It was undergoing iOS re-upto 12 when it stopped. It may have been low on battery (20%). It has been charging for 1 hour through household current. All remedies of holding switches were tried (home ...
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How to identify iPad models: MLQ82FDA and MLYM2FDA?

I need to find out what iPads have the order numbers MLQ82FDA and MLYM2FDA. I don't own them and so I do not have the A number available. I try to identify it using this Apple Support page but with ...
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Safari: Picture in Picture stopped working with no reason

I've got used iPad mini 2 in good condition, fully erased. After setting up the device, youtube had minimized into small window on clicking home button, which I could move. It worked for me for 2-3 ...
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My Siri shortcuts don’t run after iOS 12. Siri gives Error Everytime

Apple branded apps can run with Siri Shortcuts perfectly. I send a demonstrate gif for phone calling with Siri shortcuts. On the second gif, you can see that real problem is with 3rd party apps. ...
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Lost Apple TV remote - can't activate Apple TV Remote app?

I have lost the remote for my 2nd gen Apple TV. Apple says this is no problem, thanks to the Apple TV Remote app. BUT - the instructions, here: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208492 say: ...
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Which sides of an iPad does Apple Pencil 2 attach to?

I have tried to deduce this from comparing product images online, but did not yet find a definitive answer to this: Will the Apple Pencil 2 magnetically attach to (and charge at) only the portrait-...