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    Hi, New Here

    Hi. Am going out to purchase an Ipad for my wife for Christmas and the subject of anti virus software came up. After hearing yes, no, yes, no from so many different places I decided to register on your site an get the "real truth"
    Looking forward to spending more time on this most interesting site.

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    AV software does not exist for the iPad. It's unnecessary thanks to the apps being "sandboxed".
    Sent from my White iPad 4.

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    Thanks, MoonlitSonata. Nice to hear from people that actually know.

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    No problem.
    Sent from my White iPad 4.

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    Hi there Gary and welcome.

    There is lots of good advice and info on here plus plenty of members all too willing to help with any problems.

    Remember, search is your friend. If you can't find the answer you need and you post a question then give as much info as you can to help members help you i.e. iPad 1 or 2, etc. and iOS version and name of app if the problem is with a specific app........and please don't forget to read the forum rules Forum rules - everybody please read!!

    These are the hacking section rules for all you jail breakers (and would be jail breakers) HACKING SECTION RULES - please read.

    We also have an app for this forum. The link to download the app is: Discussion Forum for iPad Users for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store

    You can download the manual for your iPad here http://help.apple.com/ipad/6/ and here http://support.apple.com/manuals/ and in iBooks search for "iPad user guide for" and you will find free comprehensive manuals for iOS 4, 5, 6, etc.

    If you have other Apple products or are interested in other Apple kit then why not join our sister forum too at http://www.appleforums.net/ and for iPhone users, come and join in the discussion over at http://www.iphoneforums.net

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    Thanks everybody for your help. As a senior and a first time "apple user" it's ghood to know that there is assistance out there for someone as "technically challenged" as I am.

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    Hi Gary and welcome to the Forum!

    You've found the right place. Enjoy!

    3 very informative threads from which you will learn many tips and shortcuts for the IPad.
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-gener...dont-know.html
    iOS5 Tips and Tricks
    Easy pictorial shortcuts & Helpful places. - For People new to the iPad.

    Enjoy!

    Please read the Forum Rules
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    Thanks guys. Can certainly use all the help I can get.

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    Hello!

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    Hi, New Here

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    Hello!
    Hello lonelysoul, hey you're not alone any more now. You are part of a great forum👻 Welcome! keep in touch by posting.
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