HT4060: iPad: Charging the batteryLearn about iPad: Charging the battery
Currently Being ModeratedJan 31, 2013 11:22 AM (in response to Arif505)
some PCs do not have powerful enough USB sockets to charge an iPad, they can only sync it or charge it when its in standby mode
Currently Being ModeratedJan 31, 2013 11:23 AM (in response to Arif505)
It is likely due to the USB port on the PC not having sufficient power to properly charge an iPad. Not at all uncommon. The most efficient way to charge an iPad is via a wall outlet.