iPad not charging

Discussion in 'iPad Tips, Help and Troubleshooting' started by terry007, Jun 12, 2013.

  1. terry007 macrumors member

    May 27, 2010
    Hello my Ipad 3 is not charging when being used but if i close it ,it gets a charge right away
    Any ideas why ?
    Thak you
  2. dime21, Jun 12, 2013
    Last edited: Jun 12, 2013

    dime21 macrumors 6502

    Dec 9, 2010
    Which charger are you using?

    iPad requires more current than most USB chargers can provide. The Genuine Apple iPad charger is rated for 10w, while most aftermarket "generic" USB chargers are only 1 or 2 watts.
  3. terry007 thread starter macrumors member

    May 27, 2010
    Thank you for the reply , but im using a genuine Apple
    charger .. And it was working fine before...

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