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  1. L

    Is there a way to disable _all_ {,unwanted} notifications?

    Hi, the first annoyance is, that I consistently get notifications that "Do not Disturb" is enabled and there seems to be no way to disable those notifications, since it even doesn't show up in "Screentime". The second annoyance is, that I still get notifications from "Shortcuts", while...
  2. A

    Question:Q:Use external mic + pencil- iPad Pro

    Hi all, I use an iPad Pro 3 2018 to record lecture notes and write with Apple Pencil 2nd Gen - using the Explain Everything app! I am now looking to get an external mic (either Blue Yeti or Shure MV5). Both of these are USB powered microphones. I understand the Shure MV5 can power up via...
  3. TinselToes

    Best way to learn Garage Band on 4th Gen

    Hi you guys, I’m a musician who is computer challenged yet wants badly to share my music. Does anyone know how to use this software or do you know of any good tutorials? I play saxophone and sing.
  4. K

    recording: microphone-in, headphones out USB-C question

    I'm flummoxed on the correct cable for the following set-up. I have the latest iPad Pro, with the single USB-C port of course, and I am using a USB-C hub to use headphones and charge. There are other USB-C and USB ports if I need them. works fine with the standard iPhone/iPad headphone and mic...
  5. P

    Any success with Samsung T5 Portable SSD and iPad Pro?

    This question assumes that iPad OS 13.x is installed on your iPad. There’s a YouTuber who says it works with his iPad Pro, but given iPads’ reported issues with external devices which require more power than the iPad can supply, I wonder. thanks for sharing any knowledge about this.
  6. P

    How to enable voice dictation?

    I’ve turned “Enable Voice Dictation” to “on” by moving the slider to the right, showing the green area to the left of the slider button. While I see the microphone icon on the on-screen keyboard, it’s grayed out. Pressing it doesn’t initiate a voice dictation session. Are there more steps I...
  7. P

    Apple’s 1 sentence on external storage

    Below. ———————————————————————————— I am beginning to think that A) apple released a feature that’s more a work-in-progress than a solid feature, or B) They stated something for the purpose of selling more iPads, regardless of the veracity of the statement. Most Apple tech support staff have no...
  8. B

    Bug report: Bug in restoring iPad A1673 to factory settings

    Trying to restore my iPad pro model A1673 to original factory settings because I forgot passcode. My attempt at restoring has failed three times now after I carefully followed directions (support.apple.com/en-us/HT204306) each time. This last time I have documented the steps by writing down...
  9. K

    Ipad Pro restarts randomly and afterwards indicates a 1% battery status

    Hi my Ipad Pro Wifi 12.5" (2015) keeps restarting. And upon restart the battery indicates 1% battery status, and after 1 minute or so the indicator returns to the original state of battery. This happens randomly even when the unit is charged. I already restored and updated the IOS and even...
  10. B

    iPad Pro black screen & 1% battery icon

    Here is my issue. About two weeks ago my wife's iPad Pro, which is about 3 years old, was charging. I noticed that it was at 100%, so I unplugged it. When I did, the screen went black with a battery icon and red line representing 1% battery charge on the screen. I could not power cycle the...
  11. M

    New Yorker Artist Talks About How He Has Gone Totally Digital With iPad Pro

    AppleInsider has a report today about noted New Yorker illustrator Mark Ulriksen, who talks about how he has switched over entirely to iPad Pro for his work. “I’m now evangelical and I just…everybody iPad, Apple Pencil, Procreate. It’s great,” he told Business Insider. “I’m technologically...
  12. D

    Deleting mail cache

    i have an original Ipad pro 12.9 that is only 128 GB (the size of the originals before they increased to 256 GB later)—and got message today I was running out of storage. Took care of as much as possible (hoping there is a gen 3 12.9 at WWDC) but a persistent 8+ GB of mail persists. I have...
  13. M

    New iPad Pro Models With Face ID About to Enter Production

    According to a new investor memo from Rosenblatt Securities analyst Jun Zhang via AppleInsider, the rumoured forthcoming iPad Pro models with Face ID is about to enter mass production, prior to a June quarter release. Zhang says that he expects Apple to ship from 6 to 8 million units of the new...
  14. M

    iOS 11 Code Suggests That iPad Will Soon Have Face ID

    MacRumors reports that iHelpBR editor Filipe Esposito has found references to a “modern iPad” in strings in the iOS 11.3 beta that was just released by Apple. Apparently, prior to the launch of the iPhone X, Apple engineers used to refer to it as the “modern iPhone,” so it’s likely that this...
  15. M

    Apple Adds Refurbished 10.5-Inch iPad Pro Models to Online Store

    If you’ve been waiting to buy a 10.5-inch iPad Pro, then now might be a good time to visit the online Apple Refurbished store, as that particular model has just been added to the store in the US and Canada, according to MacRumors. You can choose from approximately 20 different configurations...
  16. Tony Sabu

    Horizontal split view in iOS 11.2.1 (iPad Pro 12.9 2017)

    I’m using a 12.9” iPad Pro (iOS 11.2.1) in portrait orientation. I’d like to split the screen so that Safari is on the top half and my note taking app is on the bottom half (splitting the screen horizontally rather than vertically between two apps). The same would be appreciated for landscape...
  17. M

    Apple Launches More iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch Accessories, Including Hermès Band

    Having already launched several new iPhone cases and Apple Watch bands earlier this week, 9To5Mac reports that Apple has today unveiled yet more accessories, including iPad Pro sleeves, Apple Watch bands, and iPhone X cases. Kicking off with the iPad Pro, you can now pick up a Pink Fuchsia...
  18. M

    Apple Offering Sketch Walks for iPad Pro to Celebrate 10 Years of Urban Sketchers

    AppleInsider reports that in celebration of the 10th anniversary of Urban Sketchers, the Today at Apple program has announced a series of sketch walks, hosted by Uma Kelkar, Rob Sketcherman, Don Low, and Omar Jamarillo, in Apple’s San Francisco, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Berlin retail stores...
  19. M

    Apple Unveils New “What’s A Computer” iPad Pro Video

    Apple has launched a new iPad Pro promotional video entitled “What’s a Computer,” in which it reiterates the idea that the iPad Pro can work very well as a PC replacement. It’s not the first time Apple has released a video along those lines, writes 9to5 Mac, but this is the first such video to...
  20. M

    Rumour: Next Year’s iPad Pro to Have Octa-Core A11X Bionic Chip

    MacRumors writes that according to Chinese website MyDrivers, the 2018 iPad Pro range is set to feature octa-core A11X processors developed using TSMC’s new 7nm manufacturing process. Apparently, sources in Apple’s supply chain have divulged that the eight cores in the new chip boast three...
  21. A

    A query regarding App Store on iPad Pro and other Apple devices

    Hi all, I am active here since couple of months. I possess iPad Pro 10.5 which replaced my old iPad mini 2. iPad mini I passed to my daughter who is using it for fun like coloring, playing games and watching videos. I wanted some special apps to be for my use and those are on my iPad Pro and...
  22. M

    Help!! I have echo when using Facetime with 12.9

    Hi, I have a new iPad Pro 12.9. But when I call my relative she always complains that my voice is echoing at her end. Sometimes, apparently, this is worse than others. I have Googled but can't find anything to help? Is this par for the course or do I have a dud?? I really would appreciate any...
  23. A

    Need help with Skype on iPad Pro

    I am using Skype on my iPad to connect with professional contacts, however I don’t see the paper clip icon in chat box to attach files, documents during the chat. The other icons such as picture, video, location camera etc are all there. Do I need to grant permission in settings in order to be...
  24. G

    Catch 22 for Newbie

    Hi I've just received my iPad Pro and on booting up, I'm being presented with a form in which to insert my Apple ID which I've done (using my phone to set it up). The problem is of course in order for the verification to take place I need to be online which the iPad is not. How do I get to the...
  25. M

    2018 iPad Pro Models to Have TrueDepth Camera for Face ID

    KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has said in a note to investors issued today that the 2018 iPad Pro models will have a TrueDepth camera and support for Face ID. According to Kuo, Apple will be adding TrueDepth cameras to iPad Pro line-up to ensure a consistent high-end user experience with...
  26. P

    Having trouble scanning document with Notes app/Ipad Pro iOS11

    Hi all, I followed this video tutorial that clearly explains how to scan a document using Ipad Pro with iOS11.0.1. I open the Notes app but I just see a blank white page, I don't see any + button at the bottom (0:19 in the video tutorial). I tried navigating inside the Notes app but was unable...
  27. iBozz

    iPad/iMac Photos sync problem

    I asked this question on the Apple Support Forum a week again but have so far received no reply so I am reposting here to see if anyone can help me ... I have sync'd my iMac's Photos with my new 512GB iPad Pro using iTunes. Photos on the iMac reports that it holds 10,717 items and yet, even...
  28. M

    Apple Posts New iOS 11 iPad Pro “How to” Videos

    MacRumors reports that Apple has released several new videos on its YouTube channel that focus on new iPad and iPad Pro features in the forthcoming iOS 11. The videos are all a little under 1 minute long, and are all very similar in style, featuring a pair of hands showing how some of the new...
  29. M

    Accessory Makers Have Been Slow to Adopt the iPad Pro Smart Connector

    9to5 Mac reports that 2 years on from the first iPad Pro launch, the Smart Connector has not taken off in the way that Apple would probably have hoped it would. Fast Company this week took a look at how accessory makers view the Smart Connector and why they haven't yet warmed to it. According...
  30. U

    Suggest an App alternate to words - using iPad Pro

    Can I get a recommendation of an App that can (other than word) 1. Type notes 2. handwrite 3. draw 4. insert a picture 5. insert a table I use an IPad Pro with the pencil
  31. M

    New A10X iPad Pro Chip is the First of its Type

    AppleInsider reports that Tech Insights has found that the A10X Fusion processor in the newly released iPad Pros is the first chip in a device to use TMSC’s FinFET 10nm chip-making process. According to Tech Insights’ breakdown, the A10X Fusion die size is 96.4 square millimetres, compared with...
  32. T

    How to charge an iPad Pro in half the time

    I read that the iPad Pro has a USB Power Delivery feature that charges the device faster and tested it out myself. I got Apple’s 29W MacBook Type-C charger and a C-to-Lightning cable. With the 29W charger I charged my iPad Pro from 0 to 100% in only 2 hours and 15 mins! Huge improvement over...
  33. imlyana

    Are you going to buy the ipad pro 10.5 inch?

    Are you going to buy the ipad pro 10.5 inch?I just bought one.The new 10.5-inch iPad Pro has a slate of new features, but it also features new dimensions, which means my existing cases won't fit. So,i want to bought a new case for my ipad pro 10.5,but i dont want to pay 50$ for one ,it’s too...
  34. M

    New Benchmark Tests Show iPad Pro Outperforming MacBook Pro

    9to5 Mac reports that the newly released iPad Pro models are outperforming new MacBook Pro models in some benchmark tests from blog BareFeats. BareFeats pitched the 2017 and 2016 MacBook Pro Touch Bar models against four different iPad Pro models. The MacBook Pros that were tested were the...
  35. M

    New 10.5-inch iPad Pro Renders Emerge Online

    AppleInsider reports that Benjamin Geskin has posted new 10.5-inch iPad Pro renders online that are said to be “100% confirmed” to be based on the dummy models of the type that are officially provided to case manufacturers in China prior to the launch of an Apple device in order to enable the...
  36. M

    Apple Boosting Production of Forthcoming 10.5-inch iPad Pro

    According to a report on DigiTimes today, via MacRumors, Apple is increasing production of the forthcoming 10.5-inch iPad Pro, with sources in Apple’s Taiwanese supply chain expecting shipments for the 10.5-inch iPad Pro to rise to 600,000 units in July, a rise of 100,000 units from the current...
  37. G

    Frequent save errors from MS Word to Dropbox

    I use MS Word 365 heavily on an iPad Pro from documents saved in Dropbox. I frequently get save errors while I'm working, where MS Word suddenly flashes a yellow banner across the top of my document, saying it cannot save my changes either because (1) they conflict with edits currently being...
  38. M

    Urban Armor Gear Document Reveals June Release for 10.5-inch iPad Pro

    9to5 Mac reports that case manufacturer Urban Armor Gear may have leaked details about a possible June release for the 10.5-inch iPad Pro. 9to5 Mac has seen a stock system at an Apple Authorized Reseller that lists a UAG Metropolis Folio Case for a 10.5-inch iPad that will be available from June...
  39. M

    NHL Coaches to Get iPad Pros on the Bench

    AP reports that, just in time for the Stanley Cup playoffs, coaches in the NHL have been given three iPad Pros for each bench, with the officials also receiving an iPad Pro to help them to review coach’s challenges. All 16 of the playoff arenas have received the iPad Pros, as well as Macs, as...
  40. Rayzie

    Some websites won't load

    This is my first time posting here. I have an iPad Pro. Certain websites won't load in Safari. If a website won't load in Safari, I will try it in the Perfect Browser App as well. These websites won't load there either. I've tried certain websites for months. I've cleared history and website...
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