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  1. gardenia

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    Can anyone tell me why my iPad is showing SOS only.
     
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    Hi there..I am not following you...can you be more specific?
     
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    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    Is this to do with your Internet? If so reset your router and see if this makes a difference.

    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.
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    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
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    Once again we welcome you here and are so pleased you have joined us!

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  4. gardenia

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    On the top of my iPad where the Internet signal is ( top left ) it says SOS only, and I don't know why.
     
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    Weird. Any chance of a screenshot. Never heard of this before.
     
  6. leelai

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    I had this displaying on my iPad just a few weeks ago and it was because my Internet provider was doing work on their system and shut down the Internet for a short time.
    I did a reset of my router and all was good. Have you tried this?

    iPad 2 3G 64gb
     
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    This is a message from the SIM card. It is faulty and needs to be replaced.
     
  8. leelai

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    That's weird as I don't even have a sim right now.......so don't understand how that could be.

    And it happened at home when I was connected to wifi. I know my carrier was doing work in the area as they sent me a letter telling me the dates and times they were shutting down.

    Gardenia....do you have a 3G iPad?

    iPad 2 3G 64gb
     

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