Resetting IPAD to Factory Default

Reset an iPad Synced with iTunes Step 1 Connect your iPad to the computer with the USB cable that came with your device. Step 2 Launch iTunes if the application doesn’t launch when you connect the iPad. Step 3 Remove the iPad from the computer if iTunes asks for your passcode, and then follow the steps in Section 2. Step 4 Right-click on the iPad icon in the left column of the iTunes window if you’re not prompted for the passcode. Click “Back Up.” Step 5 Click “Restore” when the backup finishes. The iPad will enter Recovery Mode and reset its settings. Step 6 Right-click the iPad icon again when the device reboots and select “Restore from Backup…” This replaces the content that was deleted during the reset. Reset an iPad Never Synced with iTunes Step 1 Disconnect the iPad from the computer, but leave the USB cable connected to the computer. Step 2 Hold down the “Sleep/Wake” button for several seconds until a red slider appears. Move your finger across the slider to turn the iPad off. Step 3 Connect the iPad to the computer while holding down the “Home” button to turn on the iPad. Step 4 Release the “Home” button when you see a message that says, […]

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IPAD Not charging when connected to PC – Says "Not Charging"

Simple Reason : PC USB is not giving enough USB power to charge IPAD. If you keep IPAD connected to the PC it may charge but it will take 4 times the actual charging time required.   Hereis the technical reasons.   Chargers:   Source Voltage Current Power PC USB 5 volts 0.5 amps 2.5 Watts iPhone Charger 5 volts 1.0 amps 5 Watts iPad Charger 5.1 volts 2.1 amps 10 watts   Will they all charge an iPad even when your PC shows “Not Charging”? YES your PC USB will charge your iPad, but very, very slowly because it is 1/4th of what an iPad charger is so it will take 4 times longer than an iPad charger (BUT YOUR SCREEN MUST BE OFF). To test that plug your iPad into your PC USB charger before you go to bed and write down what the battery percentage is and in the morning you will see it went up. Not much, but it will go up some. Reason it says “Not Charging” when you are looking at the screen when plugged into your PC is the USB is basically powering up your screen and doing nothing for the battery.   […]

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Freeware Utilities

Anti-Spyware/Anti-Virus/Anti-Rootkit Freeware Utilities : I want to … check if there is a rootkit installed on my computer : F-Secure Easy Clean check if there is a rootkit installed on my computer : RootkitRevealer by SysInternals check if there is a rootkit installed on my computer : RootKit Hook Analyzer protect the computer against adware : Ad-Aware Personal protect the computer against adware : Spybot-S&D protect the computer against spyware : Windows Defender from Microsoft protect the computer against viruses : AVG Free protect the computer against viruses : Avira AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic protect the computer against viruses : Avast! 4 Home Edition protect the computer against viruses : BitDefender Free Edition protect the computer with a firewall : Sunbelt Kerio Personal Firewall protect the computer with a firewall : Safety.Net protect the computer with a firewall : ZoneAlarm protect the browser against spyware : SpywareBlaster protect the browser against spyware : SpywareGuard 2.2 remove specific viruses : Grisoft/AVG Virus Removal Tools Audio/Music/MP3/Real/Wav Freeware Utilities : I want to … burn a CD : CDBurnerXP Pro burn an audio CD : MP3 CD Doctor Lite cut mp3 files into small parts : mp3DirectCut cut wav files into smaller parts : […]

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Video/DVDs Freeware Utilities

backup a DVD : DVD Backup Xpress capture screen activity into a movie : AviScreen Classic convert DVD to DIVx : AutoGK copy a DVD : Shrinkto5 copy/shrink a DVD to the hard drive : DVD Shrink copy/shrink a DVD to the hard drive : RatDVD edit an avi file : AviTricks Video Editor Classic (Freeware) identify missing codecs for playing avi fileGSpot Codec Information Appliance join two mpg files : CombiMovie play Quicktime movies without Apple software : QuickTime Alternative split/join avil files : AviSplit Classic .

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