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Accessing a local website on an iPad [closed]

On my computer I have been learning HTML, CSS and JavaScript and have made a web app for the iPad, however I have no way of visiting the site on Safari. I have an external Network drive however when ...
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I need help! PopUp with only OK button [closed]

I need help! I have an Ipad. A pop up came on my screen giving an htpp : ip adress and a nasty sexual message. There is only an OK button and I cannot close it. It seems to be have frozen my web ...
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Transferring bookmarks to iPad

I would like to know some of the options available to me to transfer my Firefox bookmarks from a laptop running Linux into my iPad. I do not have access to an English based Windows computer or to a ...
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Can you transfer files off the iPad with Bluetooth?

Can you transfer files off the iPad with Bluetooth? Or do you have to buy a 3rd party add-on? From Google, it seems like you needed a 3rd party app to do that.
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Pulling photos off an iPad

I don't work with or use Mac OS X as I am a Windows/Linux guy. But if I wanted to pull photos off of an iPad with my Windows laptop for someone, how would I do it? Is it as simple and connecting to ...
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How does a Kindle (or iPad) know when I close the lid? [closed]

How does a Kindle (or iPad) go to sleep when I close the lid of the case? Does it just detect something like going into complete darkness, or is it related to the magnet?
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Can I use my iPad to as a speaker for my laptop?

My laptop sound card is not working and I will use ipad's speaker for my laptop with bluetooth pair. For example when I'll watch movie on my laptop, its sound play with my ipad until I fixed my laptop ...
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“Not Charging” Displayed When Charging iPad On Computer - Windows 7

I've seen many people say that it is due to the USB port not giving off enough power, which I really don't think is true, as I have a Mac with two operating Systems (Mac OSX and Windows 7). I just ...
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Trouble of having ipad conneted to adhoc with static ip

all. I am having problem about the ipad wifi connection to adhoc (by win7) with static ip. The procedure is: Connect to the Internet with wired local network connection (autoconfiguration, ...
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VideoLAN settings for iPhone/iPad [duplicate]

What are VideoLAN settings to convert a DVD for playback on iPhone/iPad?
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Access audio from Linux server on iPad Mini [closed]

This is driving me crazy, I'm trying to enable playback of mp3s/flac audio stored on a home linux server on a iPad mini. Please can someone explain what software is required on the linux side of ...
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Converting a video stream from a camera to IP

I have a standard camera providing a normal video stream via video cabel to a tv system. I would now like to be able to intercept this video stream to either a hardware device to broadcast directly ...
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Getting my modem to emit wifi signals for my ipad?

Been working on this for some hours. I bought a DSL-526B ADSL2/2+ Ethernet/USB Modem Router this one here http://www.dlink.com.au/products/?pid=803 and I have windows 7, connected to the internet via ...
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Mountain Lion VirtualBox VM on Windows 8 Host: Can't Mount iPad

I'm trying to set up an environment for iOS development. My Mac OS X VM is working excellently, but I can't seem to mount my iPad. The iPad does not show up under My Computer with iTunes installed. ...
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Accessing internal server using an iPad connected to a router with no DNS server

I have an iPad(iOS 6) connected to a router which has a DHCP pool. I want to access sites hosted on the internal servers by using the system name instead of the IP address. But I have no provision to ...
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My iPad only shows as a camera on my PC is there a free program to transfer files from iPad to PC

How can I can transfer or sync files from my wife's iPad2 onto my computer (desktop)? The desktop shows "Proeedure entry DeCoder point in dynamic link library kernel32/dll error and I cannot ...
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Physically attach iPad to laptop [closed]

Does anyone know of some kind of clamp or other physical attachment that can be used to hold my ipad next to my laptop screen (so I can use it as a second monitor)? I know how to do it from a softwae ...
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Can I share music from ipad to itunes on my mac or pc [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I configure Home Sharing in iTunes 9? I have alot of music on my iPad and none on my PC at work with iTunes....is it possible to setup home sharing so my iTunes ...
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Adding exchange room calendars to iPad

I am trying to get an iPad to list Exchange room resources in its calendar. I have set up an account for the iPad to connect to exchange with it's own mailbox. This account has full access to the ...
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Do all Mac programs work on an iPad? [closed]

Can I count on all Mac programs working on an iPad? Or do only "apps" written specifically for the iPad work on an iPad, e.g. does Quicken for Mac works on an iPad?
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How can I develop for Safari 6 without buying a mac?

I've always found that just developing in Windows, and using Safari for Windows has been sufficient. However, Safari 6 has now been released, and I've got at least one user who has contacted me, ...
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Mac OS X Lion can't install SDK and xCode

I would like to begin coding for iPhone and iPad so I installed Mac OS X Lion on VMWare. I tried to install xcode_3.2.5_and_ios_sdk_4.2_final (3.5)GB from the Apple developer website, but I can't ...
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How to resume download of ipad firmware update [closed]

I have an iPad 2, and I would like to update to iOS 6. But every time I pause the download in iTunes, the download gets reset to zero kB. I don't have a stable internet connection, so it's impossible ...
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How can I access a Web server in a VM from an iPad?

I have a virtual machine (running Windows Server 2012, if it's relevant), on VMware Workstation. It is running an Apache Tomcat web server, and I'm wanting to access that webserver from an iPad. Is ...
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How can I stream my laptop's desktop to my iPad?

I recently got a wireless PC controller, and now I enjoy games playing from my bed. However, I find it hard to correctly place my laptop so it's comfortable, and it would be great if there was a way ...
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Some easy way to turn all IMAP -devices silent in the same network while sleeping?

I have different IMAP devices such as Debian laptop, iPad and Android -phone. When I get email, they all start banging. How can I put them to silent mode automatically when I put alarm clock on?
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Why is my iPad connecting to S3 and using lots of bandwidth? [closed]

I noticed my connection has been extremely slow lately at some random times. I figured someone in my house was torrenting, so I booted up tcpdump on the router. What I found out is that it appears ...
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Playing iPad to iPad Wifi games over PPTP VPN

I'm trying to use a VPN to play iPad to iPad Wifi (Local) games over the internet. Normally you open the game on both iPad's, connect to the same Wifi point and they can "see" and speak to each ...
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Is there a way to turn my computer into a bluetooth keyboard? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Use laptop as bluetooth keyboard? Here are the facts: I have a computer (hurray!) It has a working bluetooth chipset It is running Linux (Debian) My tablet (an iPad, ...
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Control Windows 8 with a tablet

It seems much of Windows 8 is based on the idea that it will be running on tablets, and touch screen PCs. I like this, but I don't have a W89 tablet, or a touch PC yet. I'm running W8 on a laptop, ...
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Can an iPad WiFi get location information from a mobile hotspot?

I'm about to get an iPad and I have to decide about WiFi only or to pay extra for 3G/4G capability. Basically, I plan to use it almost always while sitting still (home, hotel, cafe, etc.), but when ...
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mobile, portable printing [closed]

A friend of mine is a contractor who wants me to help him go "high tech". Right now, he calls the office several times a day asking for new work orders and then writes them down on a clipboard, so ...
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Is there any way to restore iOS Jailbroken device

Is there any way to restore iOS Jailbroken device? or once it jailbroken then warranty gone?Does jailbroking effects hardware of the device?
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Mount a TrueCrypt volume on iPad

I have a TrueCrypt volume that I mount across various operating systems. I'd like to be able to mount this volume on my iPad as well. Is it possible to do this?
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Rich text editor cross-platform

I'm about to write a thesis and I need to work on it on various devices: a MacBook Pro, a laptop with Windows 7 and an iPad. The problem is to find a way to keep in sync everything. I though of many ...
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Google search results: getting page with actual links on iPad

I use an app called Offline Pages to save web pages on my ipad. Often save my search results and all of the Links on that page, then I don't have to wait for pages to load, so I can explore the ...
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My network was compromised, what should I do?

All wireless clients were kicked off the network (3 PCs & 1 iPad). Only a PC with a wired connection was still able to connect. This morning I discovered that the network had been renamed and a ...
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What gestures does the new Chrome iPad app support? [closed]

I can't find the gesture documentation anywhere.
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sync wifi credentials across Mac devices?

I have an iPhone 4S, a new iPad and a MacBook Air. I haven't found this anywhere: want to know if there's a way to sync all the wi-fi credentials across all these devices. For example, I go into a ...
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iPad Simulator (install ipa on pc) [closed]

I have installed iPadian, but I don't know how to install an ipa application. Is there any other iPad emulator for pc where I can install a .ipa file?
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Ensure data on an iPad is deleted and unrecoverable

A friend of mine has an iPad 2 with a lot of personal/confidential data on it from his work/home life but wants to sell it to upgrade. He's concerned someone will be able to recover the data from it. ...
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Transfer books in iBooks from my iPad3 to iTunes

I lost my original hard drive, and I have some books (in ePub format, I believe) on my iPad 3 that have bookmarks and highlighted stuff which I'd like to preserve. Is there any way to get that info ...
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connecting iPad to a TV [closed]

I have an iPad and I am interested in buying a TV for it, so I can watch online videos with the iPad providing the input. I guess my questions are the following: What type of connection should I ...
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UPNP server with subtitles support

i would like to find UPNP or DLNA server which allows to stream movies with srt subtitles to my iPad. I tried Airplay with Windows Media Player UPNP. It plays video but without subtitles.
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Video larger than screen size in Google Chrome

There is this website which is adapted to iPad, it has videos that can play directly in Chrome, but the video player is larger than my screen size, I have to scroll up and down. Is there any ...
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Streaming movies from Windows Home Server 2011 to iPad

Is there a way to Stream movies from my Remote website to the iPad? I gave it a try and was able to log in and view all my files however, when trying to stream i get an error saying Silverlight is not ...
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MacBook Pro USB port provides more current in Mac OS X than in Windows

I have a MacBook Pro with both Mac OS X Lion and Windows (under BootCamp) installed. While in Windows, I tried to charge my iPad 3 via the USB port. The iPad says "Not charging", but really, it does, ...
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Keys dead in Apple Wireless Keyboard after cleaning

I gave my Apple Wireless Keyboard a cleaning using a damp cloth and dishwashing soap. None of the keys have worked since. Although I was careful, some water may have gotten under one or two other ...
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Can a USB cable carry 12v?

I have a Acer Iconia A500 tablet. I want to plug it in, in the car, but it has a barrel plug and I don't want to buy an inverter. The car adapters are expensive for what they do. I already have a 2.1 ...
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Access Mac from iPad graphically without installations on the Mac

In OS X Lion there is the possibility of screen sharing. I wonder how to access my Mac from my iPad without installing anything on the Mac