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How do you manage your overload of games on ipad?

09-05-2010, 08:34 AM
#1
Joined: Jun 2010
Posts: 1,609
How do you manage your overload of games on ipad?

How do you manage your overload of games on ipad?

I'm bored on of using invisible pages because each time I install or update a new games the ios fill all alls from games taken in invisible pages.

But remove a game lost the saves for most of them, few have an online save or separate files.

Also the problem is to keep a clear point of view from all those removed, those forever, those to try or try again, those to play later, and so on.
09-05-2010, 05:49 PM
#2
Joined: Sep 2010
Location: UK
Posts: 1,281
With great difficulty - I can't wait for OS4 for iPad! I've managed to get them all to fit with 4 free spaces by filling the dock and home screen, and deleting all 'lite' apps, and now I've got an iPhone I've deleted all iPhone games from the iPad.
I can't work out how to delete things totally from iTunes, and there doesn't seem to be any structure to the list of apps in iTunes eg I can't see how to put them in folders and subfolders to sort them into like you say those to try again etc. It would be great if this was possible.

09-05-2010, 05:51 PM
#3
Joined: Aug 2010
Location: Ripbum, Canada (seriously)
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Folders are where it's at nowadays
09-05-2010, 06:02 PM
#4
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Location: Montreal
Posts: 2,013
If you're jailbroken, you can use Infiniboard
09-05-2010, 06:09 PM
#5
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There's a glitch to get more pages jailbroken or not but i'm not sure if it works on the iPad

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09-05-2010, 07:17 PM
#6
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Thanks for replies, weird there's no answer.

Quote:
Originally Posted by wmcwmc View Post
There's a glitch to get more pages jailbroken or not but i'm not sure if it works on the iPad
How?
09-05-2010, 08:04 PM
#7
Joined: Sep 2009
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ChrisL View Post
If you're jailbroken, you can use Infiniboard
Yeah, that's what I use

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09-05-2010, 09:10 PM
#8
Joined: Jun 2009
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If you have the 16 Gb version it may not make much difference. I have all my pages filled, but I also have almost no memory left either. And no, I have no photos, no movies, no anything except for game apps, and whatever the browser takes up, but I am always deleting the cache so that does not take up much space...

When Folders comes out, I will use it mostly for arranging things a bit more logically, but it won't help to fit more apps on - there is no space to do that...

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09-05-2010, 09:54 PM
#9
Joined: Mar 2009
Posts: 24
Ya, so I got a 16 GB here and also filled it to the neck with just Apps.
What I did to resolve this annoying problem I had with obsessively installing every friggen' App was the following:
Purchase an Ipad Camera Connectivity kit so I can use the Usb kit. Wwith the official apple case already fitted onto my ipad, I connect the USB module to the ipad, ya, it sticks out a little, not too much, then Got me a micro portable USB hard drive it is a 320gb, forgot the exact model, but itís about the size of a stack of 5 baseball cards. Anyway , so I slit the back side of the apple case very nicely and managed to have the hard drive slip and fit in there, nice and snug, and surprisingly, you canít even tell itís there, less the bottom connection which sticks out a good inch, though I used a tiny USB extension with a flat top making that Not bulge out.
Anyway I am sure many know about the Con kit and if you are Jailbroken, you can shove a hard drive into that USB kit regardless of the Apple warning pop up saying ď the device is not supportedĒ, but with the program called "iFile" available in Cydia, you can manage, browse the hard drive , and all that, easily. So, in a sense my ipad now is like 400GB.
Now the thing that is important here, is when I first read about this and all that, I was convinced (before tr ying it) that it would be a big hassle to have to transfer back and forth through iFile, waist time etc... But when i tested out copying an album or two, letís say approximately 400mb data total, transferred that data to the ipad internal storage and back,Ii was shocked how fast it went, it literally transferred those 400 megs in about 5-10 seconds.. , then tested a bunch of photos like 1000. tested the same to see the speed, and those 1000 took about 15 seconds tops
my point is, I can copy like 20 full apps/games back and forth through iFile in matter of say 5 minutes tops, about triple times the speed than even doing it on a pc or with iTunes. Can even launch the apps off the hard drive with ifile and not even have to copy them to the correct directory.
Well, thatís my opinion, maybe I am not the only one doing this but Itís pretty nifty IMO.
Also, when I close the apple case on my ipad and lay it flat, you cannot even tell itís got that whole connection thing so it remains mobile as I need it to be, yet with this much larger space available now
09-06-2010, 04:38 AM
#10
Joined: Aug 2009
Location: Australia
Posts: 704
Quote:
Originally Posted by HLW View Post
With great difficulty - I can't wait for OS4 for iPad! I've managed to get them all to fit with 4 free spaces by filling the dock and home screen, and deleting all 'lite' apps, and now I've got an iPhone I've deleted all iPhone games from the iPad.
I can't work out how to delete things totally from iTunes, and there doesn't seem to be any structure to the list of apps in iTunes eg I can't see how to put them in folders and subfolders to sort them into like you say those to try again etc. It would be great if this was possible.
Select it then press the delete key on your keyboard