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Ipad mini ?
« on: February 22, 2016, 11:06:49 AM »
Is it possible to attach a usb on this to access a usb drive?  If so where can I get one?  Thanks


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Re: Ipad mini ?
« Reply #1 on: February 22, 2016, 11:41:58 AM »
No, this is not supported.

The best way to do this is access the files wirelessly.  You can do this through a computer, or there are certain USB drives that create a WiFi network that an iPad can access, such as this one:

But there is no way to connect a current flash drive that you have to the iPad directly.
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