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Betsy

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977 days ago

Has anyone had trouble having their posts “pcik up” or “take” when they are working off their Ipads? It seems the last two posts I’ve made while working on my Ipad did to actually get posted. I usually get on lumberjocks on my laptop, but occassionally use the Ipad but that seems to not work so good for posting. Is there an interface problem or is it a user problem?

Thanks

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!


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Lifesaver2000

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#1 posted 967 days ago

Since no iPad users have answered, I will chime in to say that I have posted from my iPod touch without any problem, and from what I have seen it is pretty much the same browser and user interface. But that was a couple of years ago, and a lot has changed both on this site and in the iOS since then.

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richgreer

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#2 posted 967 days ago

I have an ipad and I have had no problems posting. I only post from my ipad occasionally because I prefer using a real keyboard but when I have done it, I have had no problems.

FYI – I have never uploaded a picture with the ipad and probably never will.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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Betsy

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#3 posted 967 days ago

Thanks guys. It’s probably user issues.

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#4 posted 967 days ago

No issues w/ iPhone or ipad, text or pics

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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RockyTopScott

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#5 posted 967 days ago

It happens on my iPad from time to time.

-- “When you want to help people, you tell them the truth. When you want to help yourself, you tell them what they want to hear.” ― Thomas Sowell

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Dlow

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#6 posted 967 days ago

I haven’t had any problems posting text and I’ve been using only my iPad2 for the last couple months. The one thing I can’t figure out is how to post pics with it. When I go to upload a pic the “choose file” button isn’t highlighted, so I can’t select a pic to post. I guess I’ll have to wait til the laptop is fixed unless someone knows the answer.

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Betsy

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#7 posted 966 days ago

Rocky – glad it’s not just me!

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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salviya

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#8 posted 961 days ago

nice thread…

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#9 posted 932 days ago

Dlow- you are right about the lack of “choose file” option. Photobucket app on the iphone and pad let you paste the direct url of the pic within your post… Very easy to do…

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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Jonathan

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#10 posted 931 days ago

I know this thread is a bit dated, but I have not had any issues posting with the iPad, although I have not tried to post photos when using it. I either use the Mac or PC laptop when posting things involving photos.

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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Viking

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#11 posted 931 days ago

I use my iPad for majority of my posts and reading others with no problems.

(Was hoping it would filter out the political crap and a couple of the loons on this site but, unfortunately that’s too big a miracle even for Apple.)

-- Rick Gustafson - Lost Creek Ranch - Colorado County, Texas

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#12 posted 931 days ago

^ Rick, I hear ya! :-)

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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Mainiac Matt

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#13 posted 931 days ago

I’ll have to download the photobucket app, as I have been unable to post pics from my iPad

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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Smitty_Cabinetshop

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#14 posted 931 days ago

I have an older ipad w/o camera, so I take pics w/ the phone (posting directly to the web via photobucket’s interface). Once that’s done, I can collect the url then and post to LJs or access photobucket later, from the ipad, to post. Best thing is the app is free…

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive

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Betsy

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#15 posted 915 days ago

Thanks for the tip. I’ll be gating that app.

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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