Welcome to iPadForums.net Guest - Click Here to Register

iPad as monitor

This is a discussion on iPad as monitor within the iPad General Discussions forums, part of the Apple iPad Discussions category; Hello, I hope Iím in the right place. I have an iPad2 and an iPhone. What I would like to do is monitor the output ...

iPadForums.net is the original Apple iPad Forum! Registered Users do not see these ads. Please Register - It's Free!
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: iPad as monitor

  1. #1
    iPad Noob!
    Member #
    91497
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Posts
    1

    iPad as monitor

    Hello,

    I hope Iím in the right place. I have an iPad2 and an iPhone. What I would like to do is monitor the output meter on a transmitter with the camera on the iPad2, and be able to see the output meter (in real time) on my iPhone at a remote antenna site, while I tune the antenna. Anyone know if that can be done?

    Thanks,

    c.w.sparks

  2. Ads


  3. #2
    iPF Legend
    Member #
    28530
    Liked
    1523 times
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Walla Walla, WA
    Posts
    15,431
    If Skype can be set up to auto answer (no idea if it can) then that would work. FaceTime won't work because you can not auto answer, and it only works over Wi-Fi.
    Last edited by twerppoet; 08-23-2011 at 06:55 PM.

  4. #3
    iPad Fan
    Member #
    76661
    Liked
    4 times
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Oregon
    Posts
    272
    Hi there, Charley Whiskey,

    Brian K7ZRZ here. Seems like you might be able to install some remote desktop software, and do something like that. I haven't played around with either of the cameras much, but I do have Splashtop working between the Laptop computer and the iPad. Perhaps it would be easier to implement that scheme with a laptop that has a webcam built in to the lid, sending to the iPhone, and then get a picture going on the laptop screen, which you would see on the remote desktop viewer on the phone.

    It sounds like an interesting project. You might be interested in my remote tuner project, which you can view at my website k7zrz.net - and clicking into the amateur radio pages. You'll find it.

    Good luck, and let me know more about what you are trying to set up.

    Brian - Sent from my iPad using iPF
    Brian
    (sent from my iPad)


Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Similar Threads

  1. iPad + second monitor
    By Robarooney in forum iPad Accessories for iPAD 1, 2 and 3
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 07-14-2011, 08:36 AM
  2. Tether iPad to PC for second Monitor
    By Jesse.irvin in forum New Member Introductions - Site Assistance
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-22-2011, 12:41 PM
  3. connect iPad to monitor
    By Gternent in forum iPad Help
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 02-02-2011, 06:39 AM
  4. Ipad as iphone 4 monitor..
    By Farhan in forum iPad General Discussions
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 11-04-2010, 03:51 PM

Search tags for this page

auto answer facetime ipad 2

,

auto answer skype ipad

,

facetime auto answer ipad

,

facetime auto answer ipad 2

,
ipad facetime auto answer
,

ipad skype auto answer

,

skype auto answer ipad

,

skype ipad auto answer

Click on a term to search for related topics.