Stock ipad 1.....app updates will not finish installing

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  1. markep

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    This is a really frustrating problem. I currently have 30 apps that need updating, but when the first finishes "installing" the blue bar just stays full on that app and i am unable to update another app unless I reboot the machine. Needless to say, I really shouldn't have to reboot my machine 30 times to get it to update my apps. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
     
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    Have you tried closing all open apps by double clicking on the home button, holding an app till they wiggle, then touch the -ve sign on each open app?
     
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    Yes. No luck with that. The only thing that completes the installing is to reboot machine.
     
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    By reboot do you mean turn off, or hold the home and on buttons until the apple sign appears and then release and allow to restart.
     
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    By reboot I mean I hold home and power until apple symbol comes up, it then starts in about 2 minutes.
     
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    The only other thought is a complete reset ( in settings - general) and reload all your apps. Sorry I couldn't be more help.
     
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    Alex thanks for your help. The only slight thought I have is that it has something to do with the app store, as sometimes if I log out from the store, it finishes installing, but only sometimes.
     
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    I did read a suggestion for a different problem that suggested going to settings, store, and logging out, then log back in, might be worth trying.
     
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    When did this start happening. I handsome strange things happen after the update
     
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    I had that problem wi a couple of apps and finally had a kind soul post a solution that worked for me.
    Just doubleclick or doubletouch in Apple world on the word installing in the App Store. It worked for me
    Except if i was being too impatient.
     

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