Ipad mini won’t charge stuck on battery no lightning bolt

Problem: Bought an iPad Mini 2nd hand and my daughter ran the battery down completely.  Plugged it into the charger and I got the battery with the red bars at the bottom of the battery but wasn’t seeing the lightning bolt saying it’s being charged.  I tried different chargers, different lightning cables but nothing would […]
Continue reading…

 

iTunes: This device is not eligible for the requested build

Problem:  Was trying to update my iPad to the latest IOS version using iTunes (had to do this in recover/restore mode because it got locked out).   After the download if the IOS, it started unpacking and then gave me the following error: “This device isn’t eligible for the request build” I went to Apple’s […]
Continue reading…

 

Free iPad Management. In the Cloud

Problem: My organization has purchased more and more iPads throughout the years and it’s time to figure out a way to manage them.  I’ve looked at many different offerings but all were expensive and my budget didn’t allow me the ability to purchase these solutions.  Are there any free iPad/iPhone/iTouch management solutions? Solution:Found an online […]
Continue reading…

 

IOS 5 Thoughts and issues…

My thoughts and findings while installing and learning the new Apple iPhone/iPad IOS. Size of download:  774.4 MB – Has taken about 45 minutes to download.  So not too much but make sure that you have your   iTunes updated to the latest version.  It won’t really matter I guess because it will force you to […]
Continue reading…