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my ipad 3 is not charging when plugged to pc

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Litokiki Calculating status...
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Nov 19, 2012 10:35 AM

my ipad 3 is not charging when plugged to pc, and it wouldn't sync in itunes as well, it's been like this since I first got it. it does charge when it's plugged into a wall with a 10W power adapter

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  • kb1951 Level 4 Level 4 (3,810 points)
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    Nov 19, 2012 10:49 AM (in response to Litokiki)

    Most computers don't have enough power to charge the iPad. It will do it but very slowly. You need to use the wall charger.

  • King_Penguin Level 10 Level 10 (92,565 points)
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    Nov 19, 2012 10:50 AM (in response to Litokiki)

    From here :

    The fastest way to charge your iPad is with the included 10W USB Power Adapter. iPad will also charge, although more slowly, when attached to a computer with a high-power USB port (many recent Mac computers) or with an iPhone Power Adapter. When attached to a computer via a standard USB port (most PCs or older Mac computers) iPad will charge, but only when it's in sleep mode.

    For syncing, is iTunes on your computer the latest version ? There is some troubleshooting on this page.

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