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    Hi, I just got my new iPad2. I turned it on and I see in the scree the iTunes icon with the white cable. I cannot do anything to start using it. Im stuck in that screen and dont know what to do. Do you have any suggestions? Thanks. H
     
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    Hi Herman-you will need to connect it to your computer to do the initial set up with Itunes. Make sure that your Itunes software is updated to the latest 10.5.3.-I believe that is the latest.

    Once you have completed this-you're ready to enjoy your ipad!
     
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    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    I hope you followed Skimonkey's great advice and are now up and running.

    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
    Reading the IPad manual is a great place to start so please download a copy of these.
    http://www.support.apple.com/manuals/ipad/
    2 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
    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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