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Water is usually a death sentence for electronic devices. There are a number of ways water can get into your iPad device. It might be dropped directly into water or splashed by a drink, Very damp environments such as steam rooms or a sweaty pocket can also cause droplets to form in the connector port. So how to fix a water damaged iPad? And how to recover data from a water damaged iPad? Read on and you’ll get the answer.
How to fix a water damaged iPad
Water and electronics don’t go …
Unlike digital photos, there isn’t a common standard for videos. If someone sends you a JPG, and all cameras save photos as JPGs, you’ll be able to view it on iPad. With videos, things get tricky. Different devices shoot in different formats, and iPad playback device may not support all formats usually not the one you’re trying to play.
This is where video converters come in. These tools allow you to import one or more video clips and convert them to a different format. They support a wide range of formats, …
You’ve probably been there before;your iPad Air freezes up in the middle of browsing Twitter or playing a game and you can’t do anything to get it working again. You may also have been suffering random reboots to the Apple logo. This can happen in an app or when closing app and it doesn’t seem to have a consistent cause. The Home button and the touchscreen are unresponsive when it freezes or crashes. Most likely, you probably just let the battery die, recharged it, and then powered it up again …
Content you’ve purchased or installed for free from the App Store and iTunes on your iPad might not be transferred automatically to the iTunes library on your iPhone. To make sure all of your media and apps are properly backed up, you can transfer purchases manually before backing up and syncing your iPad. Here are some tips on how to transfer iTunes purchases from iPad to iPhone or other iDevice.
How to Transfer iPad Purchases to iPhone or iPod with iTunes
To share your new iPad iTunes purchases, you need to authorize …
iOS 7 brings a major overhaul to Apple’s mobile operating system and as such, installing it on the iPhone or iPad requires a major upgrade. However, even a well-engineered upgrade can sometimes fail and may lead to data loss. It is therefore important to take time and back up information and settings right before upgrading to iOS 7. If for any reason you do not have the data on the iDevice after upgrading to iOS 7, take a look at the below tips on how to restore iPhone or iPad …
A user Cheryl sent us a question below:
“Will my iPad work if I restore it after jailbreak? And how to restore to factory settings? Thanks”
Well, you will no longer have to worry about voiding your hardware warranty or forfeiting Apple’s in-warranty technical support or facing unwanted issues after jailbreaking your device. It is possible to regain the warranty status or remove existing jailbreak tweaks on your iDevice by simply restoring it to factory settings. Here is how.
1. Ensure the latest version of iTunes is installed on your device.
2. Back up …
The iOS 7.1 battery life on the iPhone and iPad is a problem for a growing number of users that installed the latest free update from Apple. This update delivered a collection of fixes and performance boosts for older devices, but it also brought a bug with it that drains the iPad battery faster.Here’s how to fix your battery life problems under iOS 7.1!
Fix iOS 7.1 Battery Life
You will need to Reset All Settings to make this work, and this is the first thing to try. Here is how to …
Having iMovie on your iPad is great and all, but isn’t it super frustrating when it only allows you to use video that you shot on the iPad? That takes a little of the convenience out of on-the-go editing. However,now you can get the free stock footage clips from VideoBlocks.com.
If you’ve never heard about VideoBlocks, you won’t know they’re offering 7 days of complimentary downloads – and there’s some really decent ones. They are a website offering royalty-free (meaning you don’t have to keep paying to use their footage) stock …
The Daytona 500 kicked off the 2014 NASCAR season with an exciting finish, especially for Dale Earnhardt, Jr. fans. The season picks back up starting the first weekend in March in all three of the NASCAR series and fans will want to get their racing fix, even on the go. Here are the apps to watch NASCAR with a mobile device including an iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.
NASCAR Mobile 14
No matter which carrier your iPhone or iPad is on, the NASCAR Mobile 14 app delivers news, video highlights, pictures and …
The gods have bestowed upon you the product of a new Apple iPad Air or Retina display iPad mini. Gee golly yay! Now what?
Whether you’re a seasoned iOS veteran, a technically inclined relative, or a tablet n00b, here’s a simple guide on what to do a few setting things for a better experience once you power on that new iPad.
Under Settings > General, turn Multitasking Gestures on. This gives you a couple extra ways to navigate around using four or five fingers, including pinching out of an app and …