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black screen on iPad

My iPad was knocked to the floor (stupid cat). Since it has had a black screen and been unresponsive. I will get a flash of the screen when I push the on/off button. I attempted to restore it using iTunes, but iTunes wants me to unlock the iPad with my passcode. I can't do that because I have a black screen. I tried the steps to unlock it if you've forgotten your passcode. No luck.

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You could try a force restart... Not sure .. If that's the issue here..

How to Force Restart an iPhone 5

I realize that's for an i5. But the principle is the same

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Thanks. I tried that with no success.

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Try putting it into dfu mode and restoring to a backup. If that doesn't take, then you've likely got to replace the lcd

iPad 2 LCD

There's a few different kinds. So choose wisely, which one is for yours

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