2 iPads one computer

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    Hi,
    My husband bought me a 16g ipad in jan and I wanted 32. So we bought a 32g today and traded. I downloaded my ipad onto my pc so I could restore the old onto the one. Once I added the new ipad to the computer i erased all the info and returned to factory setting. We can't seem to get our iTunes loaded to either one. We can both log into our own accounts and I tried doing the 2 libraries but we are just getting no where. Even took it up to the apple store really quick and they could not help either. I know we are doing something wrong just not sure what. Any thoughts???
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    I would like to welcome you, our newest member, to this gorgeous online community where iPad users alike come from all walks of life to converse and share their knowledge of the revolutionary piece of technology brought into existence by Apple known as the iPad. I invite and encourage you to look around and make some new posts, we could certainly use that! Make yourself at home!
    We only ask that you kindly read over the forum rules and follow them during your membership at the forum. http://www.ipadforums.net/forum-rules-help-info/2119-forum-rules-everybody-please-read.html
    Also, for anyone using the iPF app for iPad (https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/discussion-forum-for-ipad/id412896524?mt=8) and having issues with the Send button, read this thread: http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-4-forum/99986-ipf-app-send-button-greyed-out.html#post780659

    It is with great pleasure and enthusiasm that we welcome our newest member to the forum.

    Regards.

    From the account of Goofy8275, user of iPadForums
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    The best way to manage two iPads with two different iTunes accounts on one computer, is to have two user accounts (logins) on that computer. iTunes will create a separate library for each user on the computer.
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    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    The IPad Forum is a community of members from all walks of life and from all over the world coming together to share our experiences and to help each other learn about this wonderful piece of technology the Ipad. There is a wealth of information already here in the many threads we have so doing some searches will answer most of the questions you have. If then you cannot find the answer you are seeking then by all means post your question. There are many friendly and informed members here only too willing to help you.

    We also have our own App - It is a very simple app to navigate.
    http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/discussion-forum-for-ipad/id412896524?mt=8
    Tutorial on creating posts on the Forum
    http://www.ipadforums.net/new-membe...-creating-posts-starting-new-threads-how.html
    Reading the IPad manual is a great place to start so please download a copy of these.
    http://www.support.apple.com/manuals/ipad/
    3 very informative threads from which you will learn many tips and shortcuts for the IPad.
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-general-discussions/21590-tips-tricks-those-us-who-dont-know.html
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-os/49581-ios5-tips-tricks.html
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-help...shortcuts-helpful-places-people-new-ipad.html
    We have rules like any Community so please read these also
    http://www.ipadforums.net/forum-rul...um-rules-everybody-please-read.html#post14697

    Once again we welcome you here and are so pleased you have joined us!
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    That's a great idea that NEVER occurred to me so simple. Thanks so much!!!!
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    No problem.
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    Hello and welcome to the forum! Congrats on the 2 iPads!

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