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  1. LoadsaaaTOP

    LoadsaaaTOP iPF Novice

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    Should the iPad play the above??. It doesn't seem to be at the moment
     
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    twerppoet iPad Legend

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    The specs say it will play .avi, but each file format is capable of a wider range of settings than the iPad can handle. So yes, it should play .avi files, with qualifications. Here are the specs, which I don't pretend to understand.

    You may have better luck with a third party app like OPlayer, but no guarantees.
     
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    Try playimg the video in itunes on your pc. If it works, then it should work on your ipad

    Or you could convert the file using handbrake
     

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