Ipad 2 user /Stay at Home Mom

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions - Site Assistance' started by goobergirl, Nov 2, 2012.

  1. goobergirl

    goobergirl iPF Noob

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    Hello everyone,

    I am so glad I found this site.Our ipad 2 was acting freakishly and I found the solution on this forum! Suddenly there were boxes that would frame around an app if you touched it.Boxes would appear on anything you touched and then to make matters worse ..nothing would happen.I would have to keep tapping and holding my finger down and finally something would open.I could not open safari.I could not scroll up or down or side to side.This rendered the ipad useless.Finally I saw a post on here about the voiceassist setting.I turned the volume up on ipad and sure enough this voice setting meant for people who can not see was on!I triple clicked the home button and heard the voice say that it was now off.Viola!My ipad 2 works like normal again!! I seriously thought the recent updates with the icloud stuff was the problem but it is not.Thanks for the great input on here.You saved us from a lot of drama! love goobergirl in FL
     
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    Gabriel1 Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi there and welcome.

    Thanks for the feedback, it is great to hear when someone has been helped by one of our members.......thank you!

    There is lots of good advice and info on here plus plenty of members all too willing to help with any problems.

    Remember, search is your friend. If you can't find the answer you need and you post a question then give as much info as you can to help members help you i.e. iPad 1 or 2, iOS version and name of app if the problem is with a specific app........and please don't forget to read the rules http://www.ipadforums.net/forum-rules-help-info/2119-forum-rules-everybody-please-read.html

    These are the hacking section rules for all you jail breakers (and would be jail breakers) http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-hacking/2892-hacking-section-rules-please-read.html

    We also have an app for this forum. The link to download the app is: Discussion Forum for iPad Users for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store

    You can download the manual for your iPad here http://support.apple.com/manuals/ and in iBooks search for "iPad user guide for" and you will find free comprehensive manuals for both iOS 4 and 5.

    If you have other Apple products or are interested in other Apple kit then why not join our sister forum too at http://www.appleforums.net/

    The Archangel
     
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    giradman iPad Super Guru

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    Hi Goobergirl - welcome to the forum! :)

    Glad that you found an answer quickly - also emphasizes an important point here - for others just joining w/ a problem, please use the 'search functions' - there is a LOT of information present here and a solution to your issue(s) may already be present!
     
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    Hello and welcome to the forum!

    Glad you were able to resolve your issue!
     
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