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  1. kebhauck

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    Hi! I'm Karen from Louisville, KY. I've had my iPhone about a year, and now I have an iPad! 14 days ago. It's an iPad 3. I'm really having so much fun with it! I hardly can put it down!
    But a question, please: I charge it using the charger and adapter it came with. The ipad does get a bit warm. The phone does that,too, but the adapter gets HOT! Nearly too hot to touch. This can't be normal.
     
  2. Totallylagit

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    That is normal for the adapter to become warm. Mine gets warm as well, sometimes feels nearly hot
     
  3. Amy Rose The Hedgehog

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  4. leelai

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    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    Yes the chargers do get quite warm!

    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/
    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!
     
  5. twerppoet

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    If you feel it is way too hot, contact Apple. The adaptor should be covered under your 1 year warrantee.

    Mine gets warmish, but I'd never accuse it of being nearly too hot to touch.
     
  6. smalltowngirl13

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    Hello and welcome to the forum Karen!
     

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