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Is it possible to cache an entire website for offline use on a tablet device?

A friend of mine wants to build a website which allows the user to access various images, audio clips and videos. She would ideally like to be able download/cache the entire website to a tablet device ...
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Why Apple iPad is not charging from Windows machine using USB?

I am not able to charge an Apple iPad over USB with a Windows machine. But both an iPhone and an iPod charge properly over USB on this machine.
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How do I get my audible books in my iTunes library as .aa files to be .m4p files?

How do I get my audible books in my iTunes library as .aa files to be .m4p files? My new iPad 2 won't recognize the .aa.
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Where do the notes synchronized from the iPad go? [closed]

I synchronize e-mails, contacts, calendar and notes between my iPad and Google. Google has web interfaces for the first three, but where do my notes end up?
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Is it possible to have complete synchronization of Calendar and Contacts yet?

Let me clarify my question. In todays world there are lots of devices that has built-in support for Contacts or a Calendar, if not both. In this case, I'm going to imagine a personal set of devices: A ...
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Display iPhone/iPad/iPod on PC screen

I was wondering, is it possible to display the iPhone's screen on your Mac? So if you want to give a presentation about what you can do with an app, and you connect your iPhone/iPad/iPod to your Mac, ...
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Clear iTunes balance

I am trying to change my iTunes account country. It tells me I need to clear my balance before I can change countries. I have an UK account with £0.44 in it. I can't find anything cheaper than £0....
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How to transfer photos from my iPad to Mac

One of the great benefits of the iPad will be putting a ton of my photos in one, great place to show friends and family (rather than bringing them over to my computer). But I have several thousand ...
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The same PDF file is shown differently in iPad and Mac

I bought a PDF book from O'Reilly, and copied the file to iPad to read. And it I see some marks as below. I tested with a couple of PDF apps and all of my apps show the marks. And this is the ...
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Multi-users (ideally with a login via AD…) on the iPad?

My employer bought an iPad to play around with, bring to client meetings to show prototypes, slide around a desk, etc. It's neat and all, but one of the huge issues is that once you set it up for a ...
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Connect to {MACHINENAME} from iPad

I have a website in development running under IIS 7.5 on a Windows 7 machine. From my PC, I can browse to the site via: http://localhost/mysite http://mymachinename/mysite http://mymachinename:80/...
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Enabling wireless network access

I have an internet connection with a speed of 512 kbps. I recently bought an Ipad and wanted to have wifi access. Despite buying a wireless router myself, my ISP is not allowing to set up a wireless ...
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Stream movies on Chrome OS

I have a Chrome OS netbook that I would like to watch my videos on. Is there some way to stream videos from the cloud (i.e: not my computer) to Chrome? I'm thinking using Amazon S3 but that might not ...
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Using an iPad to access my home Windows PC remotely?

I don't have an iPad but am wondering if it might be a good way to access my home PC when travelling. I run Windows7 and I understand iPad has remote desktop-type apps but how do you actually get it ...
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Converting CMYK pdf to RGB results in white lines and some font problems

I use the following command to convert a pdf from CMYK to RGB - I dont have access to the generation of these PDFs. The reason I'm doing it is so that the colours look correct on an iPod device. ...
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iPad: How to sync/backup notes and highlights from a PDF/epub read on iBooks?

For books purchased on the iBooks store, it seems that notes and highlights are automatically synced with Apple's servers. My problem is that I read quite a lot of PDFs or epub files which were not ...
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how to copy photos in ipad to my pc?

i used the iTune to sync my photos to my ipad. but now, i lost the copies of the photos on my pc, so i want to restore them back from my ipad. but from the storage folder that ipad exposed, i cannot ...
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Can I access mac iTunes library from an iPad?

Can I access my iMac based iTunes library from my iPad over my home wifi? I know I can sync them up but the library is too big. Edit; just to clear(er), the movies, podcasts etc which are stored on ...
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How can I trick websites into displaying their iPad versions on chrome running on windows?

I have a Windows touchscreen netbook and would like to see websites as they appear to a iPad user (i know many sites have special versions for the iPad). I'm using Chrome. None of the solutions found ...
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Connect iPad to windows 7 VPN

My iPad keeps spitting out the error: "A connection could not be established to the PPP server." I am trying to connect it to a VPN I set up with Windows 7 as an incoming connection. On the iPad, I ...
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Windows 7 VPN for iPad

Is it possible to set up a VPN server on my windows 7 machine so I can use VPN on my ipad from other networks?
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iPad/iTunes: In iTunes How do I drill down to in a folders list when transferring docs on my iPad

My Google-fu is failing me utterly. I'll walk through an example of the problem with the app Office2 HD however I have the exact same issue with other apps too such as Goodreader. I'm sure this is: ...
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How do I create a pdf optimised to display faster on an iPad using Goodreader?

I have Adobe Acrobat Pro 9. I have a pdf that takes a while to display on my iPad. The software on my iPad is Goodreader, latest version (3.1.2). I created the pdf in OneNote 2010 by using the ...
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Apple ipad access Windows network folder shares

Ipad doesn't seem to have ready usability with external devices. How can it view files from a Windows network share like documents in pdf/doc and then audio/video
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Download ios 4.2.1 outside of itunes?

I am unable to download the 4.2.1 update for ipad from within itunes. I am on a CDMA network, and the 700+MB update is too large to download in one session. Each time the download times out I have ...
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wmv file compatibility on Apple devices

I am wondering whether wmv is compatible for Apple related devices, like MacBook, MacAir, iPad or iPhone? Compatible I mean whether end user could play wmv file using MacBook, MacAir, iPad or iPhone? ...
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Remote Desktop Session to Windows server from an iPad

Is it possible to (ie is there an app) that allows you to use remote desktop connections to windows 2003 and windows 2008 servers?
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Develop iphone or ipad application on ipad?

I am very interested in developing iphone or ipad application. As far as I understand, I need a mac to develop iphone or ipad application. I just wonder if I can develop ipad or iphone application on ...
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Cannot connect to Internet through WIFI though WIFI signal is excellent

I just bought an IPAD. I have also an iphone. I connected to a wifi network successfully for both. I can browse internet with my iphone but on my ipad it says I am not connected to Internet ! Is my ...
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iTunes want to remove my existing apps on iPad

Here is the situation. I connected my iPad to some new PC, Synced, then ticking Sync Apps from Devices->Apps will give me warning that all existing apps on my iPad will be replaced with those from ...
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Sync content from my iPad to iTunes? i.e. “reverse” syncing

I recently had to reset my PC back to factory settings which lost my entire iTunes library. I still have my music and other files on my iPad and want to sync it back to the PC. Upon syncing it only ...
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files in ipad device? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to use iTunes USB File Transfer to copy files from PC to Apple iPad, e.g. PDF files for viewer app? is it possible to load other file like video,music into device ...
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Is there a way to open links from a browser on a separate device?

I open a link in Chrome on my laptop, but I'm leaving, so I want to send it to my iPad to read on the go. OR I click a link on my iPhone, and it's Flash, so I want to open in on my desktop. Is ...
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playing divx on my ipad [closed]

I use windows7. I have an Ipad and my goal is to transfer some of my divx movies to my ipad. I tried it all through itunes on windows and could not find a solution: someone has a solution ? regards
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Home Media Streaming Server

I'm looking for a Home Media Server which can stream videos to various devices including iPhone, iPad, Windows Machines, Android etc. I wouldn't want to install any client on any device; a web ...
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What are the good iPad VNC clients for controlling a Mac locally? [closed]

Not fussed about controlling a Mac over the internet, or controlling a Windows PC. Just controlling a Mac on the same home network as the iPad. Free is good, but reliability and a less fussy ...
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Can MS Office or OpenOffice.org open Pages documents from an iPad?

Can MS Office or OpenOffice.org open Pages documents from an iPad?
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How to undo operations on the ipad [closed]

To undo operations on the iphone I can shake it. This is a bit difficult for the ipad. Which is the way on this device to undo operations? Thank you
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Clipping in video converted by HandBrake

I own an iPad and an iPhone 4 and my Mac has a Dell UltraSharp 3008WFP 30-inch (2560x1600) display connected to it. I have a wealth of both 720p and 1080p ‘MKV’ videos of various television shows and ...
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iPad app development on Windows [closed]

Is there anyway you can develop iPad applications on Windows? I know there must be but can't seem to find an appropriate IDE. [Apps using HTML 5, CSS 3 and Javascript]
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Convert pdf file with images in jpeg2000 to pdf with non jpeg2000 images

I have a pdf file which has images compressed using jpeg2000 compression. The iPad can't display these images in the pdf. Is there a free utility to convert the pdf file to a pdf version where all the ...
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Running iPhone or iPad apps on the PC or Mac

Is it possible at all? Some apps on iPhone are iPad are quite nice that if it can be run on the PC or a Mac it'd be nice.
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Is it difficult to intercept & spoof skyhook location requests with corrected mifi GPS data?

Apple's WiFi-only iPad uses location services provided by SkyHook to determine your location for Maps, and such. I frequently use my iPad with a Sprint Overdrive device, which has GPS built in. I'm ...
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Using keyboard attached to PC or Mac as Bluetooth keyboard for iPad?

I would like to use my computer keyboard (USB) as a Bluetooth keyboard for my iPad, while I am using it with my computer. I was hoping their was an "app for that" that I could run on either Mac or ...
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Optimal iPad video settings?

I'm converting some video to put on an iPad, and recently MPEGStreamclip has been producing unsatisfactory results when I try and load it onto the device. What are the optimal video settings for an ...
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How do I add Keynote templates/themes to the iPad Keynote application [closed]

I work for a major blue-chip company that insists we do presentations in the company style. They make keynote templates available, but I don't know how to install them on the ipad. I note that some ...
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How can I recover a .pages document with only an iPad?

I had this problem a few hours ago, and was really frustrated by it, so I'd thought I'd share: Scenario: My computer with Pages has died I have a Pages file on a flash drive that I need now I don't ...
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I want to transfer what I see on iPad app to the PC, is there a way?

I have an iPad app that shows some good picture, and I want to transfer some pictures to the PC so I can send them by email to other people. Is there a way to capture the screen and save it as PNG or ...
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iPhone, iPad and BlackBerry emulator for Windows [closed]

Is there any iPhone, iPad and BlackBerry emulator for Windows? Freeware.
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How do I troubleshoot a problem syncing Google contacts to an iPad?

I use my MacBook Pro to sync content onto my wife's iPad. (She doesn't have a computer.) She doesn't want all my contacts from the Address Book app on my MBP. But she does want her Google contacts ...