1. Due to the recent site upgrade, the iPadForums (iPF) App will no longer work. The new iPadForums.net website has been designed from the ground up to work perfectly from any mobile, tablet, or desktop computer using the built in internet browser. Create a shortcut to iPadForums.net on your home screen by following these steps: Create an icon for iPadForums.net

taskbar has dissappeard

Discussion in 'iPad 3 Forum' started by Rexor, Jul 17, 2012.

  1. Rexor
    Offline

    Rexor iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Hi guys,

    Just had a curious thing last night. I was cleaning the screen of my iPad with a towel with the screen ON and suddenly the upper taskbar from the SpringBoard [FONT=arial, sans-serif]dissappeard !![/FONT] (the one with the wiFi signal the time and the battery) It's not even there when I have my lockscreen :([FONT=arial, sans-serif][/FONT]2eda0k7.jpg[FONT=arial, sans-serif]

    However, when I go to the Settings, it appears again?


    [/FONT]
    n1fqyx.jpg

    Does anybody know how I can make my taskbar appear again on the SpringBoard ? Many thanks
  2. Mickey330
    Offline

    Mickey330 Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2010
    Messages:
    11,314
    Thanks Received:
    1,611
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Western NY state (USA)
    Ratings:
    +1,681 / 0
    The only thing I can think of is that you activated the "tap with three fingers = zoom" function. Then, while you were cleaning, you moved the screen around. So, try double tapping on the screen with three fingers - does your status bar come back? If yes, then that's it.

    If you don't want the feature. You can always go to your Settings app, under General > Accessibility, and turn the function off.

    If that's not it, holler back and we'll take another shot at it.

    Marilyn
  3. Pocobear
    Offline

    Pocobear iPad Junkie

    Joined:
    Oct 26, 2010
    Messages:
    608
    Thanks Received:
    9
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Virginia, usa
    Ratings:
    +9 / 0
    Try a hard reset, hold the "Power" button and the "Home" button for 15 seconds, until you see the Apple Icon, release. Wait about 2-5 minutes for it to reboot. Cures many odd problems with iDevices.
  4. Rexor
    Offline

    Rexor iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Thanks for your replys.

    The tap with 3 fingers function is deactivated so it's not that. But I give it a shot and it didn't changed anything.
    I also tried to reboot the iPad and still the same issue :(
  5. Mickey330
    Offline

    Mickey330 Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2010
    Messages:
    11,314
    Thanks Received:
    1,611
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Western NY state (USA)
    Ratings:
    +1,681 / 0
    Do y)u happen to be jail broken or is your iPad stock?

    Cause this one's got me stumped on a stock iPad...

    Marilyn
  6. Rexor
    Offline

    Rexor iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    no it's not jailbroken..
  7. Bosvaark
    Offline

    Bosvaark iPad Enthusiast

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2012
    Messages:
    388
    Thanks Received:
    10
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Cape Town
    Ratings:
    +10 / 0
    Springboard? me thinks it is JailBroken
  8. seneca18
    Offline

    seneca18 Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Dec 23, 2011
    Messages:
    639
    Thanks Received:
    20
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Denver, CO
    Ratings:
    +20 / 0
    The springboard is just a fancy way of saying the home screen where all your apps are displayed.
  9. Rexor
    Offline

    Rexor iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Springboard is indeed the name of the home screen of an iPad. Even me, a newbie know that :eek:

    Sad though that nobody has an answer for me :( THanks anyway...
  10. KevinJS
    Online

    KevinJS Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Aug 6, 2011
    Messages:
    10,157
    Thanks Received:
    704
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Edmonton AB Canada
    Ratings:
    +768 / 0
    You're welcome. This one has some of us scratching our heads. Hope you get it sorted. And don't worry, if we resolve this one somehow, we will post here. We don't like unresolved issues.

    Sent from my iPhone using iPF
  11. Seadog
    Offline

    Seadog Super Moderator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Mar 25, 2010
    Messages:
    2,522
    Thanks Received:
    52
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Oklahoma
    Ratings:
    +52 / 0
    You might try going into Settings:General:Reset:Reset Home Screen.

Share This Page

Search tags for this page
ipad air taskbar
,
ipad air taskbar is off screen
,
ipad task bar missing
,
ipad task bar reset
,

ipad taskbar

,

ipad taskbar missing

,
ipad toolbar missing
,
ipadair taskbar
,
missing multi task bar ipad ios7
,
no task bar ipad
,
task bar disappears on ipad
,
task bar is gone ipad
,
taskbar missing on ipad
,
taskbar on ipad disappeared
,
the taskbar has disappeared from pages on ipad
,
toolbar missing ipad
,
toolbar on ipad disappeared
,
where is my ipad taskbar
,
where is my taskbar located ipad
,
where is the where is my taskbar located on ipad