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Tech Support: What to Do When Netflix Streaming on Your iPad Is Pixilated

First, I love my iPad.

Second, I love Netflix.

Third, I love Netflix on my iPad.

Let me quickly explain. Netflix on my iPad was the greatest thing ever until one day it suddenly became pixilated. I thought this was a one-time thing, caused by an issue with Netflix servers. But then, use after use, it kept doing the same thing. Watching the pixilated picture made me remember my youth, playing with the rabbit ears on top of my TV. Frustrating! 

Well, I did some research. Most people attributed this to people running Netflix over a 3G (cell) network.  I knew wasn't the case for me because I only use my WIFI iPad over ... you guessed it ... WIFI. Good news: I fixed it. This may seem like a no-brainer a solution (and it is) but I simply deleted the app and re-installed it. I am in love with Netflix on the iPad all over again.

Now, I can't promise that this is going to fix everyone's problem with Netflix streaming on their iPad, but it's a simple first attempt that just may be the solution. 

How do you use Netflix? Do you subscribe to the disc version or have you switched to streaming only? 


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Why I got it:

Had some time to kill and it looked refreshing. It is a regular fountain drink on the menu as well so it has free refills.

Cost: $1.79

Quick Thoughts:

It was inexpensive and refreshing with just the perfect hint of berry. I prefer mine unsweetened but you can add sugar if you would like.

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Where have you found good Iced tea?