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What's with the iPad 2 Crashes

1936 Views 4 Replies Latest reply: Apr 1, 2011 11:52 PM by Bruce Hanson1 RSS
Bruce Hanson1 Level 1 Level 1 (5 points)
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Mar 30, 2011 1:09 PM
I don't know whether this is an iPad 2 issue, an iOS update issue or both, but it is driving me a little crazy. Programs, YouTube, Safari are all crashing to the desktop. It isn't like it happens every 30 sec., but 15 to 20 times a day, my iPad 2 reverts to the desktop. There isn't enough specific repetition to say it's a certain Location where it occurs. There is one website, www.gelaskins.com, that is guaranteed to crash when I scroll thru it's pages looking at skins for my iPad. I have soft reset the device several times. The iPad 2 is awesome, which makes this glitch more infuriating.
27" iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.5)
  • vazandrew Level 6 Level 6 (13,030 points)
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    Mar 30, 2011 3:58 PM (in response to Bruce Hanson1)
    Can't say that i've had any issues, only had it for a week but it has been flawless so far. Have you tried a restore?
    iMac 2.8GHz 2GB RAM ATI Radeon HD 2600 Pro, Mac OS X (10.5.8), Apple TV 2G
  • bigfoot313 Calculating status...
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    Apr 1, 2011 4:36 PM (in response to Bruce Hanson1)
    I have the same problem, my iPad 2 even restarts randomly :s..

    It's a great piece of hardware, but is really annoying.

    It could be an issue with insufficient ram?
    iPad 2, iOS 4
  • Johnathan Burger Level 6 Level 6 (14,455 points)
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    Apr 1, 2011 7:56 PM (in response to Bruce Hanson1)
    Had mine since release day, never crashed.
    Did you restore a backup from an iPad?

    Do a full restore and set as new.
    20" iMac Core 2 Duo 2.66Ghz;4GB RAM;Nvidia 9400, Mac OS X (10.6.4), 4G iPhone-Mac Mini Core2 Duo 2Ghz; 2GB RAM Eyetv w/USB HYbrid

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