Apple to issue fix for iPad WiFi problems - but no date set

Ever since the release of the iPad, Apple's shiny new device has been plagued by WiFi issues. Today Apple has updated a support document to suggest that a fix these problems will be made available in a future software update.

Ever since the release of the iPad, Apple's shiny new device has been plagued by WiFi issues. Today Apple has updated a support document to suggest that a fix these problems will be made available in a future software update.

Here's a link to the support document.

Here's the relevant quote:

A very small number of iPad users have experienced issues with Wi-Fi connectivity. This article outlines workarounds for these issues. Apple will also address remaining Wi-Fi connectivity issues with a future iPad software update.

For completeness, here is a list of the suggested fixes offered by Apple:

  • Update WiFi router firmware
  • Use WPA or WPA2 wireless security
  • Adjust screen brightness (not sure what this offers ...)
  • Renew IP address