iPad Upgrade - iOS 7
There is a new operating system for your iPad (Released on September 18). It is a major change from what you are used to. "What we have now is an operating system that feels slightly familiar, but is basically a completely new experience".
Should you upgrade?
Ultimately, yes you should but not before you have familiarised yourself with what the changes are and, more importantly, how to prepare for the upgrade - by backing up your device and reviewing how to upgrade. See this post for some links to get you started.
12 ways to maximise your iPad's battery
So you got yourself a shiny new Apple device, but you're so addicted that the battery is running out way too soon. What you need are some tips to keep your battery running for as long as possible. Many of these tips are going to be common sense, and won't be a surprise to the more geeky readers, but now you can always send this to your less geeky friends and relatives when they ask you how to improve their battery. Read this post.
How to print from the iPad
Among other things, the iPad is a great way to save paper: It lets you carry around all kinds of digital documents that you might otherwise have had to print. But from time to time you may still need to print data that’s on your iPad. There are many ways to print from your iPad – to paper and, more importantly these days, paperless. Read this post
Download the iPad User guide
There is an iPad user guide for the iPad, iOS version 7 and it needs to be downloaded from the iBooks store via your iPad. Watch the video.
Once you have mastered the basics on your iPad, the advance topics cover: how to move files to & from your iPad, apps that offer more value to the iPad as a productivity tool, using your iPad as a media centre, streaming video, going paperless, using and accessing cloud services.
For detailed information & tutorials on how to use the iPad as an advanced user, see the iPad Advanced link on the menu bar. iPad Advanced course outline.
iPad Support from apple
If you have a query, problem, question, the Apple iPad Support page may be helpful.
Forgot your Apple password? Use the iForgot tool to have your password reset.
Manage your Apple ID . View and edit your Apple account information.
Identifying iPad Models. How do you find out what model your iPad is.
Watching Video on this website
There are many videos available on this site to assist you in learning how to use the iPad. These videos can be viewed directly from Youtube or by clicking the video to play it. This video explains further.
What does it mean to be connected?
This film delivers a powerful message about the importance of deep connections in creating a healthy and happy future. Often, people are so focused on themselves that they often can't see the bigger picture of how their actions ripple out to impact others. Exploration of the idea that each one of us is interdependent on something or someone thousands of miles away definitely encourages us to think outside the box and to challenges conventional wisdom
iPad Tricks & Tips
Your iPad will let you easily watch movies, browse the Internet, or get email on the go, but there are many advanced features hidden beneath the surface of iOS that can improve your tablet computing experience. To help you become an iPad master, see the collection of tips and tricks.
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Getting to know the iPad. Videos for the absolute iPad beginner.
iPad Keyboard tips. Become an expert in the iPad's keyboard and explore all the hidden keys and functions.
How to use Safari for beginners - How to use the web browser on the iPad.
How to sync your iPad with iTunes. Keep your iPad up to date and content synchronised.
How to use Evernote. A series of tutorials.
How to use Notability. A series of tutorials on how to use the note-taking app: Notability.
Configure the iPad's settings. Become a more productive iPad user.
Learn the basic tips, tricks and tutorials about your iPad. It does much more than email and internet surfing. Not sure what apps to put on your iPad? Download a list of apps.
For detailed information & tutorials on how to use the iPad as a beginner, see the iPad Beginner link on the menu bar.
Mastering the iPad's virtual keyboard. Here is a series of videos that will make you a keyboard power user. iPad Keyboard tips and tricks
- Correct your typos with the magnifying glass
- Find the hidden keys on the keyboard
- Turn on Caps Lock
- Add a full stop automatically as you type
- Copy and paste text
- Replace typing errors
- Split, dock and merge the keyboard
- Emoticons, icons and symbols – adding the Emoji keyboard
- Edit, format and style text
- Keyboard settings explained