Questions tagged [ipad]

Apple's mobile tablet computing device. Questions about using the iPad are considered off topic, unless they're about interfacing with your computer.

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How to Share USB port of your iPad to Mac, to plug the phone to iPad but debug from computer

I want to be able to develop my mobile apps from iPad, the problem is that the screen is not too big to fit the coding IDE and emulator near to it(I have 11 inch model.) Recently I've downloaded the ...
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How to run local files using WebView Gold?

I’m using WebView Gold to wrap some HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. However, I am unable to disable local file restrictions like on Mac OS and not all my content is working on an iPad. Does anyone know if ...
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Some Bonjour printers not found by iPad

We are using iPads on our service drive and want to print to several HP M608 and M553 printers. When printing from an iPad or iPhone, Bonjour is finding a number of printers on the network but of the ...
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Is it possible to use the iPad mobile data for all WAN access on a Linksys router?

I have an iPad with unlimited data and the personal hotspot feature. I also have a Linksys WRT3200ACM running DD-WRT. This router is my primary router for my home network devices (NAS etc). Would it ...
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The device must have a passcode set in order to allow this operation (0xE8003FFE)

I want to connect iPad from Xcode using connect via IP Address (WIFI). I did not configure passcode in iPad but iPad is asking to set passcode while connecting from Xcode. Can you please let me know ...
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PDF preview black on iPhone/Mac+Safari

Does anyone have a clue why on PDF previews some areas are turning black on iPhone, iPad or Mac+Safari? Everything works fine in Windows with any browser. We are linking from our website straight to ...
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Unable to upload photos in Google Chrome

We have been having trouble directly uploading photos from an iPad to a health care application within Google Chrome. We were able to directly upload before and suddenly we have been getting an error ...
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Sharing ports from another Mac

I have an old iMac (2011) with ancients ports, like USB type A. Today I purchased an iPad Pro, which comes with an usb-c to usb-c cable. Now I do have my job’s MacBook Pro with me that has USB-c ...
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Why does the Apple A12X processor have better benchmark results then the i7-4790T?

In my workstation I have an Intel i7-4790T that I've always thought was a pretty fast CPU. But according to Geekbench 4 the Apple A12X processor in the new iPad Pro comfortably beats it. When I run ...
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Is an iPad keyboard case that operates via Bluetooth compatible with Mac mini?

I am heading overseas for a year and taking my Mac mini with me, I am also about to get an iPad. I feel it would be best to get an iPad case that has a Bluetooth keyboard with it and was wondering if ...
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Connect iPad to company Ethernet LAN via USB bridge

My Linux Ubuntu 16.04 PC is connected to a very simple office Ethernet LAN via Ethernet. IPs are manually configured on each PC, but we are free to change them as we want (I've full root access to the ...
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DNS domain pointing to LAN ip only works from one device

I'm running a HTTP website on port 61337 on my laptop. My laptop's ip address is 192.168.1.247. The domain mathsrise.tk points to 192.168.1.247, and I can (from my laptop) access the website at this ...
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Home wireless network: a device loses connection when other device is being used

I have a small home wireless network utilized by a number of devices. Whenever iPad is being used for streaming youtube videos, my MacBook Pro (OS X 10.11.6) completely loses connection. This does ...
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How to copy photos from PC/USB drive to an iPad with preserved folder structure

My dad has a lot of photos on his windows surface laptop, and some others on a USB drive. They don't all fit on the laptop at the same time for space reasons. The goal is easy: copy the photos from ...
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Is there a USB Host Controllers on iPads? [closed]

Edit after topic is put on hold : Does iPads have a USB Host controller? I guess, there is none, because they dont have a USB port. Generally speaking, does the USB Host controller needs to be ...
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How can iPadian do this?

I am using iPadian on my Windows 10 pc, and today after opening the browser in it I saw two prompts: and (The prompts at the bottom of the screen which tells to install google app and chrome on "...
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Add ebooks to iTunes 12 on MacOS Sierra

I can open pdfs and epubs in iBooks, and do see them in the "Me" collection: but when trying to sync them to the iPad, I can only see the ebooks downloaded on from the iBooks Store (I'm on iTunes 12....
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32 ft usb 3 cable power not suficient

I am trying to power an ipad using a 32 ft active usb cable as seen here. The issue is the power at the end of the run just isn't sufficient to keep the ipad charging (4.7v). I have done some research ...
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Use iPad as Monitor [closed]

If I purchase this iPad HDMI Adapter, could I plug in a DVD player to my iPad? Or would this device only work as an output?
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getting internet connection to iPad and PC from one phone line

I have had the phone line that my PC was connected to routed to another room and now can't get internet service. It doesn't have wifi so want to know if it's possible to split the connection and hard ...
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Remote Control an Apple iPad

It's 2017 and a lot of info on this is pretty dated. I've heard TeamViewer can, then it seems like it can only control your app. Anyway I got my parents an iPad for Xmas. They know nothing about ...
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Watching an iPad live stream on PC using VLC

I found a video streaming app on the App Store that lets you watch live streams of certain channels on your iPad, but because the iPad screen's quite small and the app doesn't support AirPlay ...
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My iPad's keyboard is split in the middle. How can I revert to a normal default keyboard?

My iPad's keyboard is split in the middle. How did this keyboard change to a divided keyboard (like those virtual ergonomic ones)? How can I revert back to the normal default keyboard?
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IPAD devices do not have USB access in WIndows 7

Our systems are connected to a Domain machine ( running Windows 2008 ). There are certain policies enabled such as USB permission, Admin privilege, registry access etc. Users in these group only have ...
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Apple Devices, NTP-Requests?

Our DHCP delivers the address of an internal (working) NTP-Server. However our firewall reports a "massive" Storm of NTP-Requests (from iPhones, iPads) trying to contact some server on the internet. (...
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Is VMWare Apple Compatible

I have vmware up and running, everything works grand. I can share flash drives, external hard drives etc with my VM no problem. If I try to connect an iPAD to the VM I get an error of: The device ...
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A simple overlay icon for switching between apps in iPad Pro?

Is there any way to have a simple icon overlay touching which can toggle between applications on iPad Pro? I am tired swiping four fingers and it causes some irritation on my fingers to swipe on the ...
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Can I use vlc on Linux to convert an audio file to m4a to be played on iPad/iPhone?

I have been working and researching this question for much of the day. I found some online advice and changed an FFMPEG preference (strict conversion to -2) and added an AAC output option. I was able ...
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How can I install Microsoft Office off of my subscription on my iPad? [closed]

I purchased a Microsoft Office business subscription that would allow me to install Office on my iPad. However, I met with a surprise when trying to log in to the appropriate website, http://...
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Get files off iPhone (iPad/iPod/etc) without using the Internet?

My daughter had a school assignment where she needed to talk to someone in Spanish and send a recording to her school. I used my iPhone, the files are too big to email, and am trying to figure out ...
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Blocking a specific user from accessing YouTube [closed]

I have a D-Link router. I'm trying to block a specific user of the network in question from accessing YouTube, due to the high bandwidth it consumes. My problem is the following: YouTube has so many ...
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Transfer files over WiFi from Windows to iPad

Any idea how to transfer (large) files from Windows to an iPad over an an-hoc WiFi network? I am looking for a direct solution, without having to wait for my files to be uploaded to some internet ...
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Why can't i ping my iPad from the PC?

I have an iPad 2 with iOs 8.3 and i have a PC with Win 7. And i have a trouble: the PC can't ping the iPad. 'ping 192.168.0.41' says 'destination host unreachable' But my gate device, ZTE F660 can ...
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Connecting iPad to a Windows machine using PAN bluetooth

I am trying to setup a Bluetooth PAN between an iPad Wi-Fi (iOS 9) and a Windows 10 machine (I have tried with Windows 8 as well) but I can't establish a connection between the devices. The devices ...
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Using Reflector 2 between iPad Air 2 and PC Laptop

I'm having some issues with a user in my office who is looking to present her iPad screen to a laptop. The iPad is an iPad Air 2 running iOS 9.1 and the laptop is a Lenovo T440p running Win7 ...
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How to Airdrop between Macbook Pro and iPad Air

Trying to airdrop from my Mac to my iPad however I cannot see my iPad from the Airdrop interface on the Mac. Help.. Thanks, Shix
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Getting constant usbmuxd errors on Console in El Capitan ( MB Pro Early 2011 )

When I connect my iPad Air, I'm getting constant erros like these: 22.10.2015 09:37:54,599 com.apple.usbmuxd[84]: HandleUSBMuxDictionary client 0x7f848aa06e20-duet/NULL using library 1.4.0, running ...
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iPad Air won't connect to iTunes on my macbook

When I try connecting my iPad to iTunes on my MacBook, it registers it but it shows a dialog box saying: The iPad pad Richards iPad cannot be used because it requires a newer version of iTunes. ...
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Wireless and Wired Network - iPad and Windows Proxy

I'm a developer trying to simplify the process of multi-platform web development and I would like to setup a proxy in windows 10 for an iPad or other device to use. Specifically I have an Android ...
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What ffmpeg command would convert a video for iPad/iPhone/iPod?

I'm currently using a batch file which (amongst other things) runs the following handbrakecli command line to convert a video: HandBrakeCLI.exe -v0 --input "D:\input.mkv" --preset="Universal" --ipod-...
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How to stop Sublime Text 3 from changing font size on different sized screens

I've recently just installed AirDisplay 3 on my iPad so I can use it as a second screen for my MacBook Pro retina (with Yosemite). It works brilliantly with everything so far bar ST3. As soon as I ...
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Seeing email thread in email body on ipad, but not on pc

I have a user who looks at his Outlook email both on his ipad and his work pc. When he looks at an email on his pc the thread within the email body is missing (he only sees one or two previous replies)...
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Is it ok if I charge my IPad with the power adapter that I use for my Samsung Tablet?

My iPad version details are as follows: Model A1460 Complies with the Canadian ICES-003 Class B specifications FCC ID: BCGA1460 and IC: 579C-A1460 Serial: DMPKF3F4F18Y There is something wrong with ...
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How to control a presentation on computer using iPad?

I am presenting something to a small audience of 50+ people. I have a projector to which I will connect my laptop. Instead of navigating the presentation (Microsoft PowerPoint) on the computer and ...
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Can I permanently disallow OS upgrades on an iOS device? [closed]

Is there a way to prevent OS upgrades on an iOS device, such that the user is unable to remove the restriction? We will be loaning iPhones or iPads to people, and don't want them making ANY changes ...
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Apple loading screen constanlty interrupting on iPad 2 with ios 8.3

I just upgraded my iPad 2 to iOS 8.3 and the apple logo loading screen appears all the time as I try to access apps, use the Internet, browse through photos and many times more. That makes using the ...
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Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) unable to connect to “Personal Hotspot” on an iPad running iOS 8

After I moved over to a new user account on my Mac—to try to fix another issue—my Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) and iOS 8 “Personal Hotspot” function quit working. At first it wouldn’t show my iPad’s ...
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Why don't iPhone or iPad compress the video they record? [closed]

I just recorded 30mins of video on an iPad (1080p, of course) and it took up close to 5Gb. So my question: is it really so hard to do on-the-fly compression? Surely that's what those multi-core CPUs ...
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Recover deleted files in SSD/flash storage

Is it possible to recover deleted files in SSD/flash storage in ipad? I heard that it is not possible to undelete files in SSD in newer windows OS (windows 7 and 8), but older mac and ios does not use ...
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Bookmarks - sync OS X Firefox with iPhone / iPad Safari

I'm a Firefox user. I want to keep my bookmarks synchronised on all devices - desktop (Firefox Sync works great but just between my desktop instances), iPhone and iPad. Since there is no FF for iPad ...