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iPad

iPad is an iOS-based line of tablet computers built around the device's multi-touch screen, including a virtual keyboard. The iPad includes built-in Wi-Fi and cellular connectivity on select models. An iPad can shoot video, take photos, play music, and perform Internet functions such as web-browsing and emailing. Other functions – games, reference, GPS navigation, social networking, etc. – can be enabled by downloading and installing apps.

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I have been attempting to fix an issue my website has been having with autoplay and mobile devices. I currently have a little beep that plays when loading the next page. The only way the website can tell if it is supposed to beep is via loading the next page, so I can't just play the beep every time the user jumps from one page to the next. My goal is to get this working on iPads with the latest version of iOS.

I am aware that the <audio> tag's autoplay feature is turned off for mobile devices, requiring user interaction to play audio. So I have been working with Javascript to try to get a beep to play.

So far here are two of my attempts so far:

function beep() {
        ( 
           new  Audio("App_Themes/Default/Images/Ding.mp3" )).play();
}

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And this is another attempt:
function beep(){
            var aud = document.createElement("iframe");
            aud.setAttribute('src', "App_Themes/Default/Images/Ding.mp3");
            aud.setAttribute('width', '1px');
            aud.setAttribute('height', '1px');
            aud.setAttribute('scrolling', 'no');
            aud.style.border = "0px";
            document.body.appendChild(aud);
        }

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Both of which work on desktop browsers, but not mobile. So I guess my question is, is it possible to get around the user interaction limitation mobile browsers set? Is there another way I should be doing this?
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Our iOS devices are loaded with Maps.me so that we can use offline maps. We have a spreadsheet with a series of hyperlinks that will launch Maps.me and display the desired location. The Apple version of the hyperlink looks something like "ge0://_X-mwmlX3T/52015_Wood_Pol". If I SMS this link to an iOS device it will work as it should but when we try to launch it from a hyperlink in an Excel spreadsheet we get a message that says "The link address may be invalid, or you may not have permission to open it". I know it's not invalid because it works when copied and SMS'd so it's an issue of permission. Is there any way to get an iOS device to allow a hyperlink launch an app like this, or is that just too much for Apple products to cope with?
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I need to recover some data from an iPad, Passwords are not available. WinHex seems top be able to do the trick, but it cannot access the iPad. Is there a hex-editor that can do it?
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I've installed iCloud on my PC and can see and access my files successfully. But... (always a 'but'), there appears to be a delay on that file being updated? If I edit a file on my iPad and then open that same file on my PC, via iCloud, the edit isn't there.  If I then edit that same file on my PC and open it in the iPad that edit isn't there either. After a few minutes a couple of 'Conflict copies' of the file appear with the edits.

So my guess / question is: I'm not in fact editing the file directly but it's creating a copy of sorts, then after I save that copy it has to work it's way through the core of Apple and replace/update the file, there is a time delay to this and that throws up the conflict copies as it lands back in the iCloud folder (Trust Apple to make it difficult)! The answer to my next question is that the delay between copying / overwriting that file can depend on how busy the servers are .... might be a few seconds, might be a few minutes ?!...

I'm I right ?

Thank you.
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Dear Experts,

We are facing the email attachment issue with iPhone and iPad, I am unable to send more than  7 MB attachment by using apple devices but if I use same email account on Samsung device or OWA then I am able to send more than 15 MB email. Please advice.

We are Exchange 2013 activesync.

Thanks
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I'm using an Ipad to edit documents (99% of the time word files) via the 'Officesuite:Free office' app and saving it to the icloud.  I also edit those files on my PC by downloading them via a browser, editing them in MS Word and then uploading them again.

I'm having issues where it's very easy to end up with duplicate files either on the pc or the icloud.  Ideally I just want to edit the file directly in the icloud from my pc so removing the download / upload entirely and all the duplicates,  but I can't see an easy way to do this. Any ideas ?

Thank you.
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Fellow Experts ..

My 11 year old son is looking for better software to record his game play on iPad.  There are several options in the App Store with mixed reviews and "untrusted" developers.

Any suggestions or recommendations?

Thank you!
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I have received an iPad mini and it has it needs to be reset. It has password of previous owner on it.
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I have an ipad where Excel is installed and is connected through an Office 365 Essentials user.

The app works fine, but each time we try to save a file to the ipad or onedrive, I get a message I need to have an account to do this. On the error box I can click on More information and that takes me again tot the login box for Office 365. When I try to login again, it gives me the error the user is unknown.

Can I use the Office 365 apps on my ipad with an essentials account or do I need a premium? When I login tot portal.office 365 they made it look like I can.
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I have 6 iPads that our sales team use while at our business.  We're going to allow sales members to travel with these devices.  Other than just the restricted applications area of settings is there another way to control what apps are installed and/or accessed?

My first thought is to manual input DNS settings within the devices using services offered by OpenDNS.  Simply add specific sites/IP's we want to be accessed.  However, OpenDNS requires the authorization of a single IP from my experience and I'd need to authorize per device.  Of course, if a user is smart enough they could remove these settings unless there is a way to lock them out of such areas.

Ideally, it would be nice to centrally manage the tablets.  However, with only 6 I don't know if that is necessarily worth it.
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Dear All


             i have a question regarding on Setting up Proxy .pac files in IIS7 in server 2012, our company running a TMG Proxy 2010, currenty i have a server 2008 webserver running a proxy .pac file in iis 6, for some reason this server is too old, i'm planning to migration it to a new server which is a server 2012, i installed a iis , copied the pac file to "c:\inetpub\wwwroot\pac" , and start the service , in ipad i manually configure the http proxy to "http://192.168.1.100/123.pac" , the ipad can not access to internet whereas using the current http proxy i could access to internet, any idea what i have done wrong ?


keith
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How do prevent/stop Dropbox (Google?) from displaying pop up about Authorization with 1Password. I cannot enter more couple of keystrokes on iPad Pro [iOS 10] with notification from Dropbox.

I most definitely do not want to use or be bothered by Dropbox. I want to disable/delete this app.
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How do I reset iPad 3 to factory settings with changed Apple Extreme password. Password was changed while reset in process and iPad rejects new password. I want to give iPad to friend.

Do I need to reset Airport Extreme since password has changed?

I repeated power cycling iPad, did not help.
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Hi,

Our iPad and iPhone safari bookmark are not syncing.  Yet we can each other recent tabs (it seems as that part is syncing).

How can we sync safari bookmark on these 2 devices (latest iOS version both)
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It amazes me that my toddler nephew is already a YouTube wiz. He remembers which videos are his favorites and knows how to close/skip ads. He even knows which videos are "inapoopiate" and avoids them. Although he'd rather watch kids play with toys than play with his own, I admire that he's already become this tech-savvy. What do you think about kids being exposed to technology at a such a young age?
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Author Comment

by:Katrina Donegan
Yup! It's all about balance and of course what they're actually doing on the device itself. I'm loving all these programming toys that have been coming out lately.
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by:Juana Villa
I think it is good that kids are learning how to use technology. However, I think there should be a balance where the kid learns to use technology as a tool, learns social skills, and spends most of his/her time being active.

I don't think technology is bad. The problem is that even WE as an adults don't even know how to use it properly.
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Apple's iPad Pro and Microsoft's Surface Pro aren't supposed to be competitors in my eyes, but Consumer Reports (CR) sees it a bit differently.

If you would like my take on it, the Surface Pro is just a smaller laptop that has tablet functionality. While the iPad Pro is a tablet that has laptop functionality but only depending on what apps you have. Meaning that you can use the iPad Pro for strictly playing games from the App Store, or you can turn it into a laptop replacement and use it to knock out those daily business chores.

All in all, we should all agree that we like what we like. If you're an MS fan, I'm sorry you got dinged like this, but if you're an Apple fan know that the iPad Pro can be a laptop replacement if you choose to use it that way. Oh, and don't go laughing at your MS buddies because CR smacked them on the hand. What goes around comes around, and we should all just respect that we have different taste and love to drive the machine of our choice.

Take care everyone.
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by:Colleen Kayter
Justin, the one that caught my attention is facetime. ugh! the only people you can connect with are other Apple devices. And I wasn't talking about using my Surface to manage SharePoint, I was talking about being able to see/use SharePoint and OneDrive from within Word, PowerPoint, Excel. The cloud storage is treated just like any other folder on my computer.

And I'm jealous of the vette.
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by:Colleen Kayter
BTW, Justin... what you said about going to your Mac to get some stuff done? That. What if you could squeeze your Mac into your iPad? That's why Surface is not like an iPad.
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Have you ever wanted to prioritize the networks of your wifi connection on your iPhone / iPad based on signal strength?  Submit an enhancement request on their feedback pages.

e.g.
https://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/18716/How-To-Change-Priority-of-Preferred-Wifi-Networks-on-iPhone-and-iPad.html#c2048177
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Apple lovers, September is around the corner.  Are you excited to see what Apple's been working on the last few months!?

I'm eagerly awaiting news on the latest iPhone.  The iOS 11 features coming out look promising too.

https://www.apple.com/ios/ios-11-preview/
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by:Brian Matis
Yeah, Apple Pay is pretty great. When I find a business that supports it, I've started going there more. It's even more convenient when you can use a smartwatch—you don't even need to reach into your pocket!
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by:Kyle Santos
Ugh, they've made it so easy for us xD
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This seems like a common issue that most have figured out with simple fixes.  What do I do when none of those fixes work?  Plug in Ipad to PC running Windows 7.  Ipad home screen is unlocked and clicked to trust PC.  I could see all the photo folders under Apple ipad. Now I still Apple ipad but the folder is empty (though it's actually full).  Followed suggested steps to view hidden files & folders...still empty.  Tried resetting location/permissions on ipad as internet suggests... still empty.  I have uninstalled the ipad & driver to start over...still empty.  I have spent hours on this and followed every single internet suggestion that seems to work for others, yet mine still doesn't work.  I do notice that in every single internet forum comments section where people are thanking the post for finally fixing their problem, there is always 1 or 2 people that say it doesn't work for them (like me) and those comments are never acknowledged.  What to do when the regular fixes don't work?
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I work at a small catholic school.  We have Epson projectors in our classrooms.  In some rooms we have large screen tvs.  We use PCs, MacBooks, and two different versions of iPads for students/staff.  They vary in age.  We have found that there is no single way to connect to the projector that works for each device.  I am looking for a solution (wireless utility or multiple connectors...iPad (small connector or 30-pin)-to-VGA/HDMI/USB, PC-to-VGA/HDMI/USB) that we could put in each classroom so that little to no instruction time is lost trying to connect student/staff devices to the projector.  Needless to say, finances are a concern.

We are looking at AirServer but does that need to be installed on each device or can it be installed on a single device in the room that would work?  Would a TeamViewer solution work?

Any suggestions would be much appreciated!
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What's the best Android Tablet on the current market?   Looking similar to ipad pro 10.5 512mb.
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What would be a serious competitor (non-apple) to iPad Pro 512GB WiFi+Cellular
A1709 exact model.
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Locked out of my Apple account - Why?

I would much appreciate someone explaining why I get Locked Out of my apple account every few weeks.

Seems I have done nothing but work on my several Apple devices (iPhone, iPad, Macs) - sometimes a few are on together.

Then I have to scramble to access my Apple credentials - totally wasting time.

Is this a scheme of Apple to assure Apple product users are really who they seem to be?

This is really a pain!!
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Is there any sort of software that can link an ipad to a desktop pc?  I want to be able to click on an app and see the contents of the c drive on my pc and copy or view files.
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http://www.idownloadblog.com/2015/02/06/how-to-delete-ios-books/#deletpurchasedios

Select/Delete/Remove Download iBooks from iOS  9.3.5 iPad does not update (increase) available memory. Deleted books show cloud + down-pointing symbol.
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iPad

iPad is an iOS-based line of tablet computers built around the device's multi-touch screen, including a virtual keyboard. The iPad includes built-in Wi-Fi and cellular connectivity on select models. An iPad can shoot video, take photos, play music, and perform Internet functions such as web-browsing and emailing. Other functions – games, reference, GPS navigation, social networking, etc. – can be enabled by downloading and installing apps.