I live in Qatar, different App store ... How come?!!

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  1. bilyaghi
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    I live in Qatar, when I brows throu App store, I find them different then the one when I brows from USA,
    I need applications not exist throu Qatar App store site.
    Help:mad::(
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    You have to be registered in the us app store.
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    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    Each country does have a different app store and there can be many reasons for this. National legislation restricts certain apps for cultural reasons, copyright may also be an issue in certain countries. The good news is that you can open an account in another country. To do this you will need an iTunes card for the country you wish to join. These are available over the net and as you only need the number on it, this can be emailed to you. You will also need to create another email account, I would suggest gmail. Have a look here for other info
    http://support.apple.com/kb/ht2534

    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!

    Sent from my iPad using iPF
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    One more thing.

    You will need an American address to create a us account Send pm to me if you need help

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