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For those who have an iPad 2, is your side switch like this too?

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When the side switch is pushed down into locked rotation/mute, it's all fine.

But when you push the nub back up, you can unlock/unmute the iPad just by moving the switch just a fraction, and then you can push the switch all the way up into its locked position.

I'm just trying to figure out if this kind of build quality is normal, or my iPad is a dodo.

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post #2 of 11
Cant speak for the iPad but all my iPhones have been like this. My 3GS was the worst, a little movement and it would switch over.
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post #3 of 11
Haven't noticed it with my iPad 2 just tested maybe you just got a bad one?
post #4 of 11
Mine was fine at the beginning because the switch was real tight and well fitted. But frequent use over the last 5 months or so has made it pretty loose and wobbly. Although it needs to be down all the way for locking, now just a slight push up unlocks it, and its annoying because sometimes the orientation changes when I'm watching a film/reading a book and I try to get comfortable ..
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post #5 of 11
Had my ipad 2 since July, and haven't noticed any issue like that.
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post #6 of 11
i have an ipad 2, you can go into settings and change that setting. ill screenshot it and upload it for you.

you can change it from lock to mute. i keep it on mute.

http://imgur.com/BTtOz
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^ Nice wireless network. rolleyes.gif
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Do you jailbreak to get multitouch gestures, like 5 fingers to home screen?
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Originally Posted by hellonwheelz View Post

Do you jailbreak to get multitouch gestures, like 5 fingers to home screen?
Gestures are iOS 5 features, but only on iPad 2, if I recall correctly.
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post #10 of 11
haven't noticed anything like that
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