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

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How to get back optimised photos and videos after signing out and signing back in iCloud Account

I've signed out from my iCloud account recently from my iPad, and then I signed back in. I have enabled the Optimize Storage option for iCloud, hence low resolution copies of some of my photos are ...
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How to get images from a very old iPad?

I have a very old iPad (maybe 10 years old or so?) on which I took numerous photos and videos of my kids when they were very young. These images are irreplaceable. I want to move them to cloud storage....
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How do I stop AirDrop from suggesting apps in the Dock?

This goes for both macOS (currently have 10.15.7) and iPadOS (currently have 15.1). My Mac will constantly suggest whatever app I was using last on my iPhone or iPad when I press cmd+tab or look at ...
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how can I see battery level of headphones connected via bluetooth to iPhone iOS 12.5.5

how can I see the battery level of headphones connected via Bluetooth to iPhone iOS 12.5.5 or an iPad also on ios 12.
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Guide for ios app development in ipad

I heard that you can compile, build, release an ios app entirely in ipad. But I have been unable to find a guide for it on the internet. Can you please show me one, by giving me a link or writing down ...
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screen sharing on google meet and QuickTime player at a time

I am using iPad and Mac. This is about using google meet share screen and QuickTime player share screen at same time. When I share my iPad screen on google meet, this is stopping me from sharing my ...
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iPad won't launch any app, won't update, won't reset

My iPad Pro (2018, iPadOS 15.1) will not launch any app anymore. The home screen / springboard is responsive, I can reorganize apps and browse the App Library. The home screen only has app icons (1 ...
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very old iPad 2's Youtube app won't update anymore [duplicate]

I just get stuck on "Tap to Retry" get a pop up box to update but it does not (forget exact sequence of the "stuck" loop. What is like a nuclear option way to update Youtube app on ...
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Can I share an iPad folder with Windows (without cloud)?

Can I share an iPad folder with Windows, so Windows can access this folder? I do NOT mean to access a Windows shared folder from the iPad (e.g. as in How to access Windows share from an iPad?), BUT ...
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Is it possible to get both touch screen and touch pad feature for Notability as such Apple Laptops are not touchscreen?

I would like to buy a Apple Laptop , would it be easier to get the touchscreen feature too in that so as to i can write handwritten notes in there too comfortably , i cant buy iPad and Apple laptop ...
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Is it compatible to use an Apple iPad with a Windows/HP/Dell/Lenovo laptop?

I would like to buy a laptop which has OneNote facilities for now because Apple's are a bit far expensive for me. So if I, later on, purchase an Apple iPad, will it be compatible (that is) is it ...
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Limit web browser on iPad to a single web site (or a few specific sites)?

I know that iPadOS provides the Guided Access feature to limit access to a single app. Suppose that one single app is a web browser, either Safari or a third-party browser. Is there some way to limit ...
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Possible to use SideCar with MacBook Pro w/ 4 external displays?

As noted in the tech specs of the MacBook Pro (16-inch, 2019), it can support up to four external 4k monitors, and that's how I've set up mine. The maxed-out number of monitors + the laptop's display ...
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Should I worry for the apps from untrusted enterprise developer in IOS?

I have to install some apps on my personal iPhone from a big and regular company, and the apps are from the "Untrusted Enterprise Developer", not from the App Store. The authentication must ...
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How can I make a column reference a row in another table?

I have this table that was created by using the "Form sheet" on iPad Table A ------------------------------------- Month | Rent | Groceries | Netflix | January | 100 | 100 | 100 ...
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Automatically synchronize OneDrive files when edited with OneNote on iPad

Is it possible to edit PDF files, (for example,) with OneNote on my iPad and then those edited files are automatically updated also on my OneDrive? With edit, I mostly mean making notes with the Apple ...
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Brand new iPad Pro has a year old battery, is that really ok?

Greeting folks. As stated, I picked up a new, off the shelf 12.9" iPad Pro with the M1 onboard, and as someone who uses CoconutBattery for numerous devices over some time, I took at look to see ...
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backup (copy) pictures and Files from an iPhone or iPad to a PC in a reasonable way

There are two main things I want to copy, pictures in the photo library and .mp3 files saved by the (third party) Voice Recorder application. Here is what I've tried: When I attach the phone to a PC, ...
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For what versions of iPhone and iPad is the Battery Health available?

I found out that the Battery Health Option is available on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch from iOS 11.3 and later. With iOS 11.3 and later, you can see your battery health and if a battery needs to be ...
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Full Control of WiFi Between iMac & iPad, tethered

Can my M1 iMac(Montery) forced to stop scanning for every A.P. around and just look for my iPad(OS 15.2) which is my only connection(tethered)? Also, can I control protocol( ac vs n), frequency, ...
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How the "Download latest compatible version?" feature supposed to work on older devices?

I have an iPad 4 with iOS 10.3.3 that I am preparing for a family member. I have noticed that sometimes apps remove support for iOS 10 but I am still offered app updates in the App Store. This fails ...
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How do you screen mirror from an iPad to a Mac when they are not signed into the same Apple ID?

I'm trying to mirror a movie using (SharePlay? AirPlay?) to my Mac from a friend's iPad; however, because we are not signed into our devices with the same Apple ID, it won't allow screen mirroring. ...
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Switching between MacOS applications when using IPad as side-car

When using IPad (with docked keyboard) as sidecar, cmd+Tab on iPad seems to get intercepted and switches between iPad apps instead of Mac apps. Rest of the modifiers get transmitted to Mac correctly. ...
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Switching between Sidecar and other apps on IPad?

I'm using iPad in sidecar mode to annotate my Mac screen, and sometimes I'm not able to "CMD+Tab" from the sidecar app on my IPad. Also "drag from the bottom" gesture resists, and ...
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"The contents of this iPad could not be read" - error when connecting 2020 iPad Pro (iPadOS 14.8) to M1 Max MBP (macOS 12.1)

As I can't update my iPad via its Settings ("An error occurred while checking for a software update"), I am trying to do so via Finder on my MBP. However, I'm stymied because of the error in ...
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Cast iPad screen to Windows PC with cable

I like the feature on MacBooks that allows me to plug in my iPad and get a mirror of the screen using QuickTime so that I can project it using the MacBook. Work machine is a PC and I would like to do ...
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Disabling lock-screen when IPad is plugged-in?

I have my lock screen set to 2 minutes because the new IPad Pros bright screen chews the battery up in hours. However, when it's plugged in, I want to avoid the annoyance of having to unlock it (esp ...
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Charging problem after upgrade to IOS 15 (Ipad 6th generation)

I've recently updated my ipad's IOS to 15 but after that it will charge randomly or never when connected to the power. Yesterday I've updated it again to IOS 15.2 but problem still exist. I visited ...
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How to exclude errored cell in SUM or Average formulas?

I am working with my timesheet here, and wonder if it is possible to exclude those errored cell from being counted (see I5 cell) either in I23 cell or even better to make I5 blank or 0 if G5 is empty? ...
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Using M1 iPad Pro (2020) to charge other USB-C devices

Is it possible to charge use an M1 iPad Pro (2020) as USB-C battery pack in a pinch? For example, would it be possible to plug in a MacBook (or any device that accepts USB-C charging) and have the ...
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Photos and iCloud Drive with Family Sharing

I have Family Sharing enabled with a 200GB iCloud Drive. I have the Photos app setup with iCloud Photos turned on. It's great because my photos are all in sync between my Mac, iPad and iPhone. My ...
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Weird speeds of devices on WiFi router

I am trying to make sense of the networking speeds reported by my wifi router. This is what I see (added models and years): Why am I seeing these numbers? It is puzzling to me that the fastest device ...
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What is the best simple setup for recording high quality audio on an iPad with the Explain Everything app?

I am helping a friend out who makes educational YouTube videos on their iPad Pro (2018 model with USB-C) with the Explain Everything app. It's a whiteboarding app that allows you to make videos by ...
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DisplayLink and AirPlay on Targus DOCK520USZ with MacBook Pro 2019, 4 little monitors and an iPad Pro [duplicate]

I'm trying to run DisplayLink with 6 total screens on Monterey. No matter what I do, it maxes out at 5. (It uses airplay if I establish the iPad as a screen first, but then refuses to allow me to use ...
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How do I white list apps in AdGuard?

I use the DNS ad blocker AdGuard on my iPad which is nice but, some apps don’t work as intended when being blocked. I’d like to white list one of the games I play (Crossy Road.) How would I go about ...
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Using a Dell UltraSharp 27 4K USB-C Monitor: U2720Q display as a monitor for IPad-Air 4th Gen

I have an IPad-Air 4th Gen which has USB-C port. I recently bought a "Dell UltraHD 4K USB-C Monitor: U2720Q" which also has USB-C port. Detailed Manual Tech Specs I thought that since both ...
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What key to send message in magic keyboard via Return button? on ipados15

I want to send message via return button but it do new line. I try to command + return , ctrl + return , alt + return , shift + return . But these shortcut do a new line Material : ipados15 , Air 4 , ...
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What is System Data Storage

I've checked my iPad storage and I see the System Data storage is taking up too much space. I know it contains any needed system data and caches. How do I delete these caches in system data storage? ...
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How to make a larger iPad by changing screen and case?

Do you know of any attempt to hack an iPad and make it larger by using a larger screen and a custom case? I know iPad screen can be reused : recycling retina iPad screen as monitor. But I'd need the ...
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Is it possible to sync an iPad 9 to a Windows PC without ever connecting it via cable

I have a new iPad 9, which seems to work ok and was supplied with a usbc to lighting cable. I also have a ThinkPad t470s which has 1 USBC port. Lenovo sold millions of laptops with dubious USBC ports, ...
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Other Apple Devices always popping up with message to set up new iphone when i have already set it up

I have setup a new iphone 12 mini by transferring data via placing new iphone 12 mini next to my old iphene SE and using the "Set Up New iPhone" data transfer, eveything transfered fine and ...
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Allowed Website, but still resctricted

I've allowed a website. Entered the passcode. But when I refresh it, It's restricted again. How can I fix this. Apple iPad Air 2. iPadOS 15.1 Browser: Chrome
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iOS15 how to slow down speech rate

In iOS15, you can highlight a text and then select Translate from the menu. You can play the source text. But the speech rate is so fast. It looks like noway to adjust this rate. I have looked ...
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Restore offloaded audio recording app not in the store anymore from daughters iPad

I have the iPad backed up to a MacBook Pro, iTunes sync I think, and probably in time machine. Also have a snow leopard machine if older is of any use. Need to get the audio that's still sitting on ...
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Max framerate output of Ipad Mini 2019

I'm planning on streaming games through Ipad Mini 2019. I'll be using a Lightning Digital AV Adapter and a Capture Card. Apple says it can output at 1080p resolution but doesn't specify the framerate. ...
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Floating keyboard menu renders most messaging apps unusable on latest iPad Pro?

I’m enjoying my first ever iPad, it’s the 2021 11” model running latest iPadOS. That’s how Messenger looks like when I’m using my iPad with Logitech Combo Touch keyboard attached. Notice how the two ...
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How to add words to dictionary for future spell check?

On my PC and MacBook Air I have the option to right click on a word underlined in red to “Add to Dictionary” and I’m wondering if I can do the same on my iPad Pro. Is this possible or do I simply have ...
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How do I stop all iPad notifications? Do Not Disturb stopped working with Focus

I have an iPad I use occasionally for specific tasks, and I want it to never have any notifications. I have my iPhone for that. I used to set my iPad to Do Not Disturb and this easily solved my ...
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eBooks disappearing from Finder

I use the Books app on my iPad for reading my ePub books. I have a number of books from a third party which I am trying to add to my iPad via the Finder on my iMac. The first step was to add them to ...
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How to share iPhone location with iPad?

Now what I don't mean is sending a location manually to the iPad. Consider this scenario: I'm on the road and want to use my iPad for navigation. I prefer it to the iPhone due to the larger display. ...
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