What happens when you try to open pdf files on your iPad?
Are you opening them from browser or document cloud or have you transferred them from your computer to your iPad via iTunes? Please provide more details.
It goes to white screen with "No Message Selected" statement taunting me.
Sent from my Verizon Wireless 4G LTE smartphone
Would you please take a look at the following document to see if it answers your question?
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moreover, MobileDev has mentioned various helpful links...Have you checked them out? Does that helps with your issue?