i keep getting tingling sensation

Discussion in 'iPad General Discussions' started by Philia, Feb 12, 2011.

  1. Philia

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    On my hand touching the back of my iPad. either it's shocking me or I like better than t even knew I did!?! is this possible?
     
  2. slim gravy

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    Your outlet is not properly grounded. Plug it in elsewhere in the house and try it. I had a power strip that did that... Hurts like hell once in a while. Second, maybe you cord is damaged.
     
  3. Philia

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    IPad not plugged in......but giving me light sensation of electric current mostly when holding it with two hands..it is intermittent. iPad is new so I need to take care of this. does anyone know how to get to an apple online chat from iPad fast.
     
  4. peled

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    I see that you are from Florida. But even this time of year, it is not that cold out side.
    If you were in Chicago, I would say that every time you shuffle your feet on the carpet in a heated room, you are creating electrostatic charge. But even ten, it should be only upon touching the iPAD. You will have a single discharge, and that's it.
    But in Florida ???
     
  5. iPadCharlie

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    This tingling sensation is definitely NOT normal and you should exchange it for a new one since it is still under warranty.
     
  6. Pingles

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    Easiest thing to do is bring it into an Apple store. You'll likely walk out with a new one.
     
  7. synaesthesia

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    I get this with my IPod. Thought it might be static or summat.
     
  8. nateccnn

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    Quit looking at the porn.

    Oh..,you said the back of our hand. My mistake.

    Nate
     
  9. iVan

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    Best way to be sure is to test like I do a 9V battery. Tongue test...

    Sent from my iPad using iPF
     
  10. Philia

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    I called Apple about slightly shocking feeling from the back of new ipad they told me "Get thee to an Apple store!" I liked the suggestion that I lick it to see if it's still good, as in a battery. I actually put a book on an aluminum pie pan and held it to see if it was just some nerve thing in my hands.........NOT! So now I need to know if they give me another iPad how do I get the apps I've bought from this one to the new one?
     

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