AARP iPad. Tech to Connect by Barbara Boyd

By Barbara Boyd

The global is at your fingertips with iPad!

AARP iPad: Tech to Connect introduces you to the world's most well-liked pill gadget, the iPad, and the entire outstanding issues it has to provide. In transparent, non-technical language, this booklet courses you thru registering and constructing your iPad, getting conversant in the multitouch interface, navigating round the reveal, discovering and downloading apps, examining books, hearing song, observing movies, browsing the net, and speaking with associates and family.

  • Developed in partnership with AARP and devoted to aiding readers remain hooked up with buddies, family members, and group by way of delivering well timed and useful suggestion and options for utilizing tech to connect
  • Covers the need-to-know fundamentals like powering up your iPad, getting it registered, and navigating the multitouch interface
  • Walks you thru developing your e mail account, typing with the onscreen keyboard, looking the web, buying on the iTunes store,...

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Type what you want to appear in the signature line. Your name and contact information are standards. Some people add a credited quote. 8. Press the home button (on the iPad frame) to leave the Settings app. Figure 3-11 Chapter 4 Chatting with FaceTime and Messages Your iPad comes with two great apps that can help you stay in touch with friends, family, and colleagues who use Apple products. ) You can exchange written messages instantly and make video calls.

Swiping in a list, instead of scrolling, moves the list up and down more quickly. You can wait for it to stop or tap to stop the moving list. Then tap the option you want. Swiping up with four fingers reveals the open apps bar. Swiping down with four fingers closes it. Swiping left to right with four fingers switches between open apps. You can read about the open apps bar and having more than one app open at a time in Chapter 2. • Pinching: Pinch a finger and your thumb together to zoom out; pinch out, in the opposite direction to zoom in.

Choose carefully! This will be your Apple ID. 10. Tap Password and type in a password. It should have at least eight characters, including a number, an uppercase letter, and a lowercase letter. 11. Tap Verify and type the password again. 12. Tap Next. 13. Tap Question. Choose a security question from the list. 14. Tap Answer and type in the answer to your question. 15. Tap Next. If someone else already uses that address, you have to choose a different one. 16. If you don’t want to get e-mails from Apple, tap the button to change it to Off.

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