Occassionally won't turn on

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  1. NYHorsewoman

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    Has anyone else had this issue... Twice now my iPad won't turn on. I plug it in and then it comes on after about 5 minutes. Each time it has plenty of battery (85% just now) and when it comes on it appears to be just fine. Not sure if this is indicative of a bigger issue or just a minor issue that can be fixed somehow. Any thoughts?
     
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    Have you tried to reset it?

    Hold the power button and the home button down at the same time until you see the Apple logo.

    Let it reboot.
     
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    I have done that when it happened last time. I didn't do it this time. I was just wondering if anyone else had experienced it and if it was something to worry about if it happens more often.
     
  4. Kaykaykay

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    It happened to me once in more than a year with my iPad 1. My immediate thought was: Oh, oh, it's dead. I wonder what time the Apple store will open, so I can replace it immediately. ... Then I did a reset and it started. Lol. Hasn't happened since.
     
  5. NYHorsewoman

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    Thanks for the feedback. I don,t turn it off often and I probably leave too many apps open, I just don't want to have to return it mostly because i have my screen protector perfectly attached with no bubbles!!! LOL
     
    #5 NYHorsewoman, Jul 7, 2011
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