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JP86 08-02-2011 05:13 PM

iPad compatibility with PC
 
I was wondering if anyone out there with a PC can attest to the compatibility of the iPad (specifically iPad 2) with a PC. I have an iPod touch that is only mediocre at best in terms of compatibility and I understand that Apple products work almost flawlessly together, but I am not in the position right now to purchase a MacBook or anything like that right now. I have a couple of friends who just showed me how to get an iPad 2 for $5 on a website and a little help from some friends and seeing that one of them received theirs in the mail today, I'm pretty pumped about it! But if they don't work well together I don't know if I want to put the time and effort into it.
I appreciate any input/opinions you can throw my way. :Evil:

MYmacROX 08-02-2011 05:17 PM

The iPad (first and 2nd generation) work with iTunes. As long as you keep your iTunes up to date, you shouldn't have any problems syncing with your computer.

JP86 08-02-2011 10:22 PM

Thanks for your response. I had a feeling it would be just like using the iPod with iTunes. I guess it is tolerable if I get the iPad the way I am going to. There is no way I would pay full price though with my past experiences with iTunes on a PC. Just doesn't run as smoothly as it should.

chas_m 08-05-2011 07:41 AM

For some reason the phrase "if it sounds to good to be true ..." is stuck in my head.

wolfpuppies3 08-08-2011 03:54 PM

Not sure what you are trying to do with the iPod and iTunes
 
but mine have always worked perfectly with a PC via iTunes. Like it or not, that is the only way to communicate with an iOs device.


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