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We gave my Dad an ipad for Christmas (16 GB, WiFi), mainly as a photo album to amuse my ailing mother.I live in Ontario and he lives in BC. I bought the ipad and set it up using my iMac. Put about 600 family photos on it and sent it off to him in BC. I knew that this might cause a challenge when he...|set-ipad-computer-sync-computer
Ask by Big Nickel Mac
Jan 6, 2011 4:10 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I set up my new ipad using iTunes on my work PC (where my iTunes library is not stored) and now iTunes on my home computer (where my library is stored) doesnt recognize the device at all. Did I mess up by being impatient and not waiting to set it up from my home computer? iPhoto on my home computer does see the device...Ive tried restarting both my home computer and the ipad, resetting the settings on the ipad, checking the settings in iTunes, etc., etc. Any advice would be appreciated! ...|set-computer-sync-ipad
Ask by missylc
Feb 9, 2011 16:10 PM
4 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Just bpught wife new ipad and inadvertantly connected first to my mac vs her PC. Can I reverse the set-up and start over off the PC to get all of her stuff? MacBook Pro Mac OS X (10.5.6)...|set-reverse-set-start-ipad
Ask by Markus1204
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM
3 Replies Category:iPad Use
I purchased an I-Pad 2 on 3/11 to replace the original I-Pad I bought last year. I synced it with my former I-Mac and transferred Apps I had purchased and synced to my former original I-Pad to my new I-Pad 2.. Then my former I-Mac crashed and burned and I bought a new I-Mac. Now I have all the original apps successfully installed on the new I-Pad 2, but cant sync them back to my new I-Mac. Is there any way I can do that? I-Mac Mac OS X (10.6.6)...|transferring-apps-synced-computer-computer-ipad
Ask by dcat
Mar 19, 2011 16:10 PM
4 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I think Ive just made a discovery, but I cannot find any confirmation of this on line:-> The ipad (1) does NOT support AdHoc networking at 5GhzOn my MacBook Pro, I do Create Network. If I select a channel 1-11, I can connect to this network from the ipad. If I select a channel 36-44, the ipad sa...|ipad-5ghz-ad-hoc-computer-computer-networking
Ask by jesmith
Mar 11, 2011 2:06 AM
0 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi
My computer died, and all the data with it. Have a new computer with iTunes. How do I get the ipad do dump all its data to the new computers iTunes?Anyone? MacBook Pro 2.66Mghz, Several iPods, ipad (for now) Mac OS X (10.6) What else can I tell you?...|computer-dead-sync-ipad-contents-computer
Ask by ronadijcks
Dec 10, 2010 8:59 AM
8 Replies Category:iPad Use
I was shocked to learn there is no usb port on it. So how would one go about printing from it? Could an ipad be used without ever coming into contact with a pc/mac? n/a Other OS...|ipad-computer-full-computer-replacement
Ask by Ichol
Dec 10, 2010 9:05 AM
20 Replies Category:iPad Use
Hi,The laptop that I was using to sync my ipad has completely died. I have very valuable application data on my ipad that I can in no way afford to lose.How can i setup up a new computer so that my ipad data is unaffected when syncing to my new computer. I dont mind losing mp3s but theres about 20gigs of application data that is critical to my work that I need to retain.Any help would be greatly appreciated. ipad iPhone OS 3.1.3...|computer-died-completely-ipad-computer
Ask by caseyjames
Dec 10, 2010 9:05 AM
4 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Until two weeks ago I had no problem with syncing. Last night when I plugged the usb cable in I got a tray alert saying <Found new hardware, click here to install>. I unplugged the usb, shut the computer down completely then rebooted it. I did the same sequence with the ipad. I replugged the ...|ipad-computer-syncing-computer-thinks-ipad-camera
Ask by Miss Ruby
Dec 10, 2010 9:06 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
My ipad should arrive next week, and I am excited to get it set up. I am curious as to the best way to do so...Between my wife and I, we share a MacBook and an iMac, each with our own user accounts on each computer. We share an iTunes library and an iPhoto library. We each have an iPhone, our own c...|set-ipad
Ask by dsstultz
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM
3 Replies Category:iPad Use
i have had my ipad for a month, and had set it up on my computer as soon as i got it. i have connected it up to my computer to back it up, but it is only letting me see the setting up your ipad stage. i am wondering why this is and how i can fix it? i dont want to re-set it up as i have important apps and data for school work on it and dont want to lose them. ...|set-ipad
Ask by pluck30
Mar 19, 2011 16:10 PM
2 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
So got the new ipad today and am in process of setting up. Itunes is asking if I want to set up as new ipad or restore from backup of ipod touch. I want to keep all of my tunes and apps on my ipod touch and dont want to re-buy all those hundreds of songs again but I dont know what happens if I sync the ipad with the ipod touch backup. Can I run both of these devices on one laptop? Does the ipad and ipod touch have to have separate libraries? Desperately waiting for help please Thanks Dell Inspiron Windows XP Pro...|set-ipad
Ask by yiayia2
Mar 12, 2011 16:10 PM
7 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
I bought ipad yesterday. Downloaded latest iTunes. Plugged in the USB to the computer. Plugged in the connection to the ipad. Message popped up on my computer screen: This ipad cannot be used because the Apple Mobile Device service is not started. When I depress the power button, I get the iTunes icon, a battery icon showing full charge, and a USB connector with an arrow pointing to the iTunes icon. This is displayed for approx 10 seconds, then the screen goes blank and its non-responsive to touch. I scoured the Apple tech support areas. Any ideas? ipad iOS 4...|ipad-set
Ask by bruver23
Jan 10, 2011 1:03 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Use
Hello, I was sitting in A New Jersey Transit station this morning and attempted to use the free wi-fi they offer. My ipad would not work with the wi-fi.Does anyone know if there is a setting that I am missing or should the wi-fi just come to my Pad by itself?by the way, at my apartment my pad works ok off my internet system perfect catching that signalThanks alltony mac ibook g4 Mac OS X (10.1.x)...|set-ipad
Ask by tonytaz
Dec 10, 2010 9:04 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi
Hi thereI have just purchased a new ipad (not from an Apple Store) so was not able to set it up initally in the shop. I am not going home until the weekend so cannot setup via my iTunes; can I just charge it and use without intially setting up and just sync when I get home? Are there any other options?ThanksJack ...|ipad-set
Ask by jackhjharding
Dec 10, 2010 9:03 AM
3 Replies Category:iPad Use
I received the ipad yesterday (I know, lucky me) along with an O2 SIM card. I put the card in and a dialog popped up saying it would connect to the network. it now shows the O2 - UK logo and a signal strength in the top-left corner but what happens next? No magical configuration screen has popped up and I cant see anything obviously to click (tap) on to arrange a contract.Am I missing some magic?Ok, ignore me - I was missing some magic!Message was edited by: Thickycat ipad 32G 3G Other OS 3.2.0 (strange thats not on the list!)...|set-o2-account-ipad
Ask by Thickycat
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM
8 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi+3G
I cannot get my email to load on ipad with wifi. I know I have the server info right. Just checked it with my email provider. I am connected to wifi.Any ideas trouble shooting ideas? ipad wifi...|set-email-ipad
Ask by lubo1138
Feb 25, 2011 1:03 AM
3 Replies Category:iPad Use
I tried to set my email on the email setting by going to add an account in other but i failedCan anybody give me the steps in the settingsThank You.... MACBOOK PRO Mac OS X (10.4.11)...|set-windowslive-ipad
Dec 10, 2010 9:01 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Mail
Apologies if this has been asked before, I have search around and cannot find the answer. I have the 3G ipad, purchased in the UK, with the intention of purchasing a sim when travelling abroad. I have not set up any 3G account yet as I find wi-fi perfectly adequate with all the hotspots around the ...|set-3g-itunes-ipad
Ask by Nigel Goodman
Feb 3, 2011 15:08 PM
2 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi+3G
i try many times to set up my new ipad from my mac, but the i tunes can not sync with the ipad.when i connect the ipad with my mac, i have to open the i tunes by my self, because can not open automatic as when i connect iphone or the i tunes i can see ipad on the left side but when i touch to open and set up, i cant.why? only appear to sign in with MOBILE ME. MACbook air Mac OS X (10.5.8)...|set-mac-ipad
Dec 10, 2010 9:05 AM
3 Replies Category:iPad Use
Just bought my first Apple product, an ipad 2. My work laptop is restricting me from downloading iTunes, which I require to set up my ipad. How do I set up my ipad? Is my only option going to an Apple Store? Will I have to do this many times or just once, and occasionally for OS update? Thanks ipad 2 64GB Wifi iOS 4...|ipad-set-pc-mac
Ask by KitandCal
Apr 2, 2011 13:03 PM
5 Replies Category:iPad Use
ipad has a manual time set in settings, but my pad has gained time.Does ipad not sync with the time in my Mac or Apple server to have the accurate time setting? There is nothing in the ipad manual except how to set time manually, 12/24 time, and time zone.If there is not a time sync, seems a liitle silly to ask the time zone if setting the time manually. G4 1.8 Ghz dual Quicksilver/wifi ipad Mac OS X (10.5.8) 1.12 GB ram, 1.33 TB storage on 2 internal, 2 extenal firewire, ipad...|ipad-time-set
Ask by Derryl S
Dec 27, 2010 1:03 AM
6 Replies Category:iPad Use
opened ipad 3g 64 and connected to minimac, downloaded latest itunes and all the ipad does is show the sync to itunes icon then the ipad goes to sleep. Any ideas? mini-mac ipad...|initial-set-ipad
Ask by mayome
Dec 10, 2010 9:05 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Use
Anyone know of an AP that can set the time on a wifi ipad? iMac Core 2 Duo, iPhone Mac OS X (10.6.4)...|time-set-ipad
Ask by William Luckie1
Dec 10, 2010 9:09 AM
0 Replies Category:iPad Apps
Im having trouble setting up my trial use of Mobile Me on my ipad. Ive got it working on my PC, and Ive tried the set up directions. Ive got the current version of iTunes on my ipad, but cant figure out how to get to the settings page.Mobile Me seems to be working fine on my desktop and is synching bookmarks from my ipad (go figure). But, when I try to log on to Mobile Me from my ipad, it directs me to set up.Any help would be apprecaited. Frank ipad iOS 4 PC Desktop...|set-mobile-ipad
Ask by
Jan 16, 2011 18:16 PM
1 Replies Category:iPad Apps
Hello all a I got the HSPA MIFI from Novatel model 2352 for use in Europe/US/ASIA.Now I have put the sim in the device but it has not auto cofiged. I need to do the set up and cant manage to do the same.Can some please help me on this as I want to connect to it.Thanks. iPhone 3Gs iPhone OS 3.1.3...|mifi-set-ipad
Ask by mustukk
Dec 10, 2010 9:02 AM
5 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi
Hi,I have my own ipad and it is synced with my laptop. A friend has just bought an ipad for her daughter for Christmas. She is a PC user and wanted me to set up the ipad for her so that on Christmas day it just works out of the box. Question is , can I set her ipad up on my mac and have it ready for Christmas and have it so that it will sync with her PC afterwards. I just dont want to confuse my itunes account or hers.Hope this makes senceThanksDave imac Mac OS X (10.6.5)...|ipad-set-mac-pc
Ask by dave phelan
Dec 23, 2010 13:03 PM
2 Replies Category:iPad Use
purchased an ipad tonight and set up 3 email accounts, copying the settings from my iphone. none of the inboxes will populate...the checking for mail wheel just spins. thoughts? ipad...|email-set-ipad
Ask by eric1741
Dec 10, 2010 9:01 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Mail
Im living in Asia and bought the Wif+3G US set, will the 3G work in my locality? MacBook Mac OS X (10.5.8)...|ipad-wifi-3g-set
Ask by enajolemrac
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Use
I have just bought an ipad. Setting up the internet connection was fine, but I am having trouble with mail. I want to set up my Tiscali e-mail account so I am using other e-mail set up.I have put all the data in to the required fields, but when I go to save the set up I am given a message unable to verify SSL. I have tried to save the account not using SSL but I get a similar message.I would be very grateful if someone could please help me out. ipad Other OS...|set-ipad-mail-account
Ask by Pat Gill
Jan 15, 2011 5:13 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Mail

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