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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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Software Glitch iPad 2 Caused Activation Lock

I’m very new to this thread and I hope I’m in the right place for help. I’ve got an iPad 2 WIFI only model and have an issue, some time ago whilst I was using the iPad it suddenly and out of nowhere ...
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How can I remove all alarm times from the clock app?

How can I remove all alarm times from the clock app on iOS 9.3.5 (iPad)? (regardless of whether the alarm is activated) When one has to many alarm times, the clock app becomes very laggish:
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Getting prompted for verification code but where do I put it in?

I am using an old iPad -- it's an iPad 2 model MC990LL/A -- running iOS 9.3.5 I noticed when I go to settings --> iCloud and tap the top part where my name and ID is, I get this: Account Details ...
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Lock iPad into single folder view with pdf files

I have a requirement, to have an iPad locked to a single folder view, with 1 level subfolders, each with a list of pdf files: . ├── Bob Dylan/ │ ├── file1.pdf │ ├── file2.pdf │ ├── file3.pdf │ ...
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Is it possible to fix my iPad screen? Large areas of black after bending it

Some random man sat on my iPad and bend it. Now I have these black parts in my screen. Can you tell me what is wrong with my iPad. Everything works smoothly but these black parts make it difficult to ...
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Force charging a iPad 4 battery [on hold]

I recently found my iPad -- it's a 4th gen and it hasn't been used in a long time. When I plug the cable it just keeps rebooting and not turn on. I tried so much pressing home and power buttons and ...
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Automatically unlock iPad mini 5 upon pickup

I have a recently released iPad mini 5. Is there anyway I can automatically have my iPad unlock when I pick it up, so its ready to use straight away?
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iPad 4 webcam hacking [duplicate]

I received an email from my email address dedicated to Facebook blackmailing me. Saying that he had hacked my webcam and has videos for me. He wants 1000$ in the form of bit coins. What's your advice ...
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What apple device takes photos with a resolution of 2250px x 3000px?

I'm trying to figure out what kind of mobile apple device took a certain photo that was sent to me, and I'm hoping you guys can help. The dimensions of the photo are 2250px x 3000px. Thanks!
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Do iPhone/iPad model numbers follow a pattern?

From what I've gathered the first two digits after the 'A' in iPad model numbers are roughly +/- 1 off from the year of release, for example iPad Pro (10.5-inch) 2017 has a model number of A1701 ...
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iPad being using in wall mount battery swollen

Ive got an install with an iPad mini 4 installed in a wall mount running locked to a single app. The wall mount has a POE to USB adaptor built in. The iPad is powered by a TP link POE adaptor : https:...
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On iPad or iPhone, how to progress PDF with “Fade” or “Appear” instead of slide-in from right?

The pages of my pdf presentation add incremental changes to the first page. The second page, for instance, consists of the diagram on the first page in addition to a few more lines. This way a complex ...
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iCloud files on the iPad 'undownload' after being unused for a while

I have an iPad Pro running iOS 12.2. I manage my files through the Files manager available (mostly PDFs). After a period of non-use, the local copies get removed and a cloud sign appears. The ...
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Changing the thumbnail of an iPad generated album [duplicate]

In the photos app on my iPad, the 'places album' thumbnail is a photo I deleted and deleted from recently deleted a few months ago. When you look in the actual album it is not one of the photos ...
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How can I clear an iPad from another company's DEP?

The company I work for is in the process of enrolling all iPads into MDM and correcting devices not in the DEP. We've found one that we've had for a while. It's in another DEP but not in another MDM.....
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My 2nd generation ipad

What is versions does and iPad 2 support?will there be a problem updating the tablet cause I no longer own a computer?
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Strokes is getting deleted while writing

When I’m writting with a stylus while keeping my hand on my iPad 6th gen ios 12.1.4, some of the strokes keeps dissapearing My attempt to resolve I found solution online suggesting me to turn off ...
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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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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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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?