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My new iPad just got a scratch on the back (Im a very careful person so this was a bit devastating for me) and I was wondering if someone had any easy ways to remove scratches. The scratch is about a half-inch long and not too deep. Does anyone have some tricks or home remedies they could share? I would greatly appreciate it! MB292LL (iPad) Other OS...|remove-scratches-ipad
Ask by GHGaby
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM
4 Replies Category:iPad Use
I just got my iPad 2 from B.B. Today and when I got it home and opened it I noticed the bottom where the glass meets the aluminum that there was a slight gap, very minor. Its from the home bottom to the right corner and where the glass meets the aluminum. This is my second iPad 2 and I had 2 origin...|ipad-2-16gb-3g-aluminum-edge-bottom-screen-jagged-cut
Ask by matthew.beco
Apr 3, 2011 3:08 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi+3G
Per previous suggestions, I change my airport extreme to 5 ghz only... The speed on my IPAD jumped dramatically to 13.8 Mbps... I was impressed! The next day the speed dropped very dramatically to 733 kbps (not Mbps) while still on 5 ghz.... I only sit a few feet from airport extreme... My average daily speeds hover between 1 to 5 ghz.... Plus random drops from wifi completely... the aluminum brick saga continues.... Today it is failing to connect at all, numerous times... Finally quit using it!!!!! IPAD WIFI - 32 Gig - My 3rd one Using NEW Airport Extreme - Firmware up to date!!!!...|aluminum-brick-ipad-speed-733-kbps-mbps-normal
Ask by wooliedug
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi
So on Friday I got the Ipad 2 and already there are some pretty decent scratches on the home button. I have been very careful with it. Will a normal Eyeglass scratch remover do the trick? 13inch Macbook Pro, Ipad 2 and Iphone 4 iOS 4...|ipad-scratches
Ask by Macbook Pro/Ipa...
Mar 20, 2011 1:03 AM
6 Replies Category:iPad Use
I have some knicks and scratches on the aluminum part of my iPad. Any recommendations of how to fix them? I figure its a long shot. Ipad iOS 4...|scratches-ipad
Ask by Bigdonpaul
Feb 5, 2011 15:08 PM
4 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi+3G
Do others find it annoying to see those streaking meteorites dashing across the iPads screen as BEING scratches. My wife was in horror when she first turned on her iPad and exclaimed it has all these scratches on the screen. At first I had to agree with her until I discovered they were traces of sh...|scratches-ipad-screen
Ask by BarryXSharp
Dec 10, 2010 9:05 AM
15 Replies Category:iPad Use
I fired up my new iPad today and noticed the screen looked like it had scratches on it. I went and changed the wallpaper and they were gone, so the problem must be in the default wallpaper image. Below are some pictures displaying the marks. They are in the upper part of the screen. (click on image to enlarge it) Has anyone else run into this? http://macosg.com/photo2.pnghttp://macosg.com/photo3.png 2.53Ghz 2008 MacBook Pro • 500GB HD • 4GB RAM Mac OS X (10.6.3) 1.6Ghz MacBook Air • 3 iPods • iPhone • 3G iPad * AppleCare...|scratches-screen-ipad
Ask by Mac Medic (be@M...
Dec 10, 2010 9:04 AM
17 Replies Category:iPad Use
ARGH! I am in a state of panic for my pride-and-joy-iPad here. Let me tell you the story:So... im sitting here on my desk and just took my brand new, 3-4 day old UK iPad from its 1 day old keyboard dock and about to turn it on. But then I see it... thousands of tiny scratches across the screen. Ive...|thousands-micro-scratches-ipad
Ask by ConnorJack
Dec 10, 2010 9:03 AM
6 Replies Category:iPad Use
Does anyone notice theyre developing small hairline scratches in their iPad screen when not using a screen protector. Ive had mine for a month, and had a few hairlines, not sure where they came from. Is there a way to treat these without disrupting/destroying the anti finger print coating.Thanks,Justin Imac Mac OS X (10.6.3)...|hairline-scratches-screen-ipad
Ask by Mobileops
Dec 10, 2010 9:06 AM
16 Replies Category:iPad Use
I got the iPad 3G a couple weeks ago. Frys. Can return it in 30 days for refund or exchange. Screen scratched all over and ive never done anything harsh to warrant a scratch. Seems like its getting more and I even have a clear screen protector on it. So could I take it to my local apple store and h...|screen-scratches-return-ipad
Ask by Daniel Moilanen
Dec 10, 2010 9:03 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi+3G
Has anyone received an iPad where the home page wallpaper (the scene with the lake and mountains) where it looks like there are random scratches on the page? called and they said it was supposed to look that way. Is this true? Thanks. IPAD Mac OS X (10.5.8) Entourage...|default-wallpaper-streaks-scratches-ipad
Ask by balthus
Dec 10, 2010 9:05 AM
4 Replies Category:iPad Use
Well I have no idea how it happened but I have a scratch. It has been in the apple case since I opened it. I let a kid draw on it but I was watching the whole time. The screen seems easy to scratch. This stinks. Macpro 8core...|screen-scratches-easily-watch-ipad
Ask by smoot
Dec 10, 2010 9:04 AM
27 Replies Category:iPad Use
Alright so I live in Spain and I preordered my iPad. On arrival I realised there are two about 1cm scratches on the display. You cant feel them and nor can you see them unless in bright sunlight or shining a torch on it. Also theres a fair amount of dust particles under the screen. This is really a...|ipad-arrived-scratches-dust-display
Ask by MoonWalkerCTE
Dec 10, 2010 9:00 AM
5 Replies Category:iPad Wi-Fi+3G
Okay. I am trying not to turn entirely like Sheldon Cooper, but this is far from easy.I took my iPad out of the Apple branded case that it had been comfortable in for the last... Well, while, and I decided to use my nice lcd cleansing microfiber cloth before promptly putting it back and away.Of cou...|slight-noticeable-light-scratches-front-ipad-glass
Ask by andsoitgoes
Dec 10, 2010 9:05 AM
5 Replies Category:iPad Use
Can anyone tell me how I can downgrade from 4.2.1 to 3.2.2 , I have tried using restore but it doesnt replace the software version only my settings4.2.1 is trully awful and has destroyed the performance of my ipad, i need it gone! Ipad iOS 4...|remove-4.2.1-ipad
Ask by Borrisimo
Dec 10, 2010 9:16 AM
98 Replies Category:iPad Use
I just switch my entire Operating system from windows to Mac.How can I remove an app from my Ipad?thanks Ipad Ipad...|remove-app-ipad
Ask by Romeros
Dec 10, 2010 9:07 AM
3 Replies Category:iPad Apps
I bought a 16 gig iPad, and synced it with my iMacs (and 32 gig iphone 4s) iTunes library. Now I want to clear out all (or at least most) of the music from the iPad, so I can fit more applications (for business & research). Whats the easiest way to do this?Thanks, LT iPad 16 GB Wi-Fi, 2.3 GHz MacBook Pro, 2 GHz Intel Core Duo 2 iMac Mac OS X (10.6.5)...|remove-music-ipad
Ask by Lemur Tenzin
Dec 24, 2010 1:03 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Use
How do I remove a purchased app from my i-pad? I-Pad Mac OS X (10.5.1)...|remove-application-ipad
Ask by Cecilia Olivas
Dec 10, 2010 9:01 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Apps
I dont have my laptop with me and Im on holidays, what I would like to do is remove all my movies and tv shows, Im done watching them and Id like to download new movies for my flight back. Is it possible for this to be done ? iPad...|remove-movies-ipad
Ask by Samolis
Jan 14, 2011 4:10 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Syncing
Is there any way to remove the engraving from iPad? Can Apple change the back? macbook Mac OS X (10.6.1)...|remove-ipad-engraving
Ask by kerri johnson
Dec 10, 2010 9:15 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Use
Wonder how to remove one of the apps Ive added on ipad but wanted to remove it. Mac OS X (10.6.4)...|remove-apps-ipad
Ask by hawaiian attitude
Dec 10, 2010 9:11 AM
5 Replies Category:iPad Use
I have a Waiting app on my ipad that I can’t delete no matter what I do. I have read 100’s of posts on many websites and they all say the same thing. Before you say hard reset will fix it, don’t say that, I have Hard Reset it about 15 times with no luck. Additionally I have tried•Deleting t...|remove-waiting-application-ipad
Ask by rack man
Dec 10, 2010 9:12 AM
4 Replies Category:iPad Apps
Hi, Recently I purchased a iPad off craigslist and on receiving my iPad I wanted to erase out all of the data and start from the beginning.. In doing so I consulted the online instructions and my question is how long should this take? It has been 24 hours and the iPad only shows the apply sign. I cannot turn it on or off and if I reset it, it just shows the same apple sign.. If anyone knows what I can do please let me know.. Its a 64g wifi. Im just worried I killed it.. Not really, but I just wanted to know if anyone could help me.Sincerely, Jason ...|erase-remove-settings-ipad
Ask by awe008
Dec 10, 2010 9:12 AM
3 Replies Category:iPad Use
how do i remove music and photos from my ipad. when i first connected to itunes my ipad got music and photos from my pc downloaded. so how do i remove them please thanks in advance gary iOS 4...|remove-music-photos-ipad
Ask by gazza32
Dec 10, 2010 9:14 AM
2 Replies Category:iPad Use
I do not use youtube. It seems to lack any justifying attribute.Can I remove it?. mac mini Mac OS X (10.6.3)...|remove-youtube-app-ipad
Ask by avraamjack
Dec 10, 2010 9:11 AM
6 Replies Category:iPad Apps
Im brand new to iPad (dont even have a smart phone).One of the Apps I tried to download didnt work or finish.The icon says waiting and its a blank box. I cant remove it.Any ideas?Thanks for any help you can give. iPad...|remove-app-icon-ipad
Ask by Oldhippiechic
Dec 10, 2010 9:10 AM
4 Replies Category:iPad Apps
Is there any way to remove (or add) shuffle to a playlist or the main, complete library? G4 1.8 Ghz dual Quicksilver/iPad Mac OS X (10.5.8) 1.12 GB ram, 1.33 TB storage on 2 internal, 2 extenal firewire, iPad...|remove-shuffle-itunes-ipad
Ask by Derryl S
Dec 10, 2010 9:09 AM
5 Replies Category:iPad Apps
I synced with my macbook pro so I could import some photos to iPad and iPad imported all my apps, then REMOVED them from iPad, even though sync apps was not checked. What gives? Do I have to worry about erased apps every time I sync with iPad? ipad Mac OS X (10.6.3)...|ipad-remove-apps-automatically
Ask by eddymike
Dec 10, 2010 9:08 AM
9 Replies Category:iPad Apps
In the DELETE option I want to erase (remove, delete...) one or some pictures,but the RED DELETE BUTTON doesnt react to my tap.I tried many times , its seems like locked. iPad...|delete-remove-photos-ipad
Ask by kontiki_1954
Feb 17, 2011 6:16 AM
1 Replies Category:iPad Apps
Whenever I launch Facetime, 1/3 of the screen is coveredby the contacts sidebar. How can I minimize the side bar to geta full screen image?Regards iPhone 3GS, iPad 2 Mac OS X (10.6.6) PBG412, MacMini...|facetime-sidebar-remove-ipad
Ask by Alfonso
Mar 26, 2011 18:16 PM
2 Replies Category:iPad Apps

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