Can I face time my I pad2 from my I phone 4 if I am away?
your iPad would need to be on and someone would need to select the Answer button when you rang.
What are you hoping to do by connecting to your iPad when away? There may be better ways of achieving what you need.
so i can see the kids whilst i am away
as long as someone at home is familour with the iPad they will be able to use it to receive/make Facetime calls with you.
Also don't forget to show them how to charge it up if you are going to be away for a long time.
tried that but the ipad dosent seem to acknowledge the incoming call
are you calling the iPad or using the Facetime icon in the address book?
Also have you tried it in reverse, calling the iPhone from the iPad?
Try some of these steps http://support.apple.com/kb/ht4319
using the icon and yes i have tried reverse and all i can hear is the ipad ringing out but no response fron the phone
Does the iPad have a different AppleID setup for FaceTime on it that you are calling?
If it shares the same AppleID for FaceTime as your iPhone, then you won't be able to call it, as you are effectively trying to call yourself.
but will that affect icloud?
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