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  1. E.Alam

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    Hello All:

    I just joined iPad forum. I came to know about this forum after my iPad decided to die a few minutes ago.

    It's not charging, it's not turning on - or doing anything for that matter.

    Any idea what to do?

    Thank you.
     
  2. Mickey330

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    We're you on low battery before it "died"? If the iPad "dies" due to low battery, it may take quite a while for it to even register as charging [after plugging it in]. In this case, it's a matter of waiting until it gets enough charge for the battery icon to show (and it'll show red).

    If it wasn't low battery, can you tell us what you were doing just before? Oh, and what generation of iPad is it running what iOS version?

    One more thing, have you tried to reset it? To do (apologies if you know): Hold both the power and home buttons until the screen goes dark and the Apple logo then appears (the slide to unlock screen may or may not appear). Once the logo appears, release the buttons. After a time, your homescreen will appear. Please note that it may take some time for the Apple logo to appear or for your homescreen to appear (or both). This is normal. Eventually, the homescreen will appear.

    Maybe some of that helps?

    Marilyn
     
  3. leelai

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    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    Let us know if Mickey's great advice has helped you.

    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 for our App
    http://www.ipadforums.net/new-membe...sistance/107524-ipad-forums-app-tutorial.html
    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!
     
  4. smalltowngirl13

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    Welcome to the forum...
     

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