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    Hi I am new to iPad world just got my first unit for Xmas . After setting up email how can I protect it
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    The only way you can protect that e-mail (and I am assuming it's so that no one can see it if they use your iPad) is to either put a passcode lock on your iPad - which will lock anyone out from accessing the whole iPad. Or, you can delete the e-mail account before handing the iPad to someone - you'll have to re-enter/re-load it when you get your iPad back.

    That's because Apple has designed the iPad, essentially, to be a one person tool. There is no way to just lock the Mail app. Sorry.

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    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    The IPad Forum is a community of members from all walks of life and from all over the world coming together to share our experiences and to help each other learn about this wonderful piece of technology the Ipad. There is a wealth of information already here in the many threads we have so doing some searches will answer most of the questions you have. If then you cannot find the answer you are seeking then by all means post your question. There are many friendly and informed members here only too willing to help you.

    We also have our own App - It is a very simple app to navigate.
    http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/discussion-forum-for-ipad/id412896524?mt=8
    Reading the IPad manual is a great place to start so please download a copy of these.
    http://www.support.apple.com/manuals/ipad/
    2 very informative threads from which you will learn many tips and shortcuts for the IPad.
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-general-discussions/21590-tips-tricks-those-us-who-dont-know.html
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-os/49581-ios5-tips-tricks.html
    We have rules like any Community so please read these also
    http://www.ipadforums.net/forum-rul...um-rules-everybody-please-read.html#post14697

    Once again we welcome you here and are so pleased you have joined us!

    Sent from my iPad using iPF

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