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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions - Site Assistance' started by Bev Paige, Jul 16, 2012.

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    Hi can you tell me how to send an email with attachment from my iPad pls?
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    You have to think opposite of how you normally would send an e-mail. On the iPad, you have to be in the app from which you want to send the e-mail - versus being in the e-mail program and searching for the attachment.

    For example, if you want to send a picture, you have to be in the Photos app. From there, you select the photos you wish to mail and an e-mail pop-up will appear for you to fill in the contact information. Then, when the e-mail is gone, you will still be in the Photos app.

    Again, it's just the opposite as that on a personal computer. Hope this helps. Let us know how you get on.

    Marilyn
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    Chasing Marilyn around today.

    Same applies in Pages. You can send Pages docs as PDFs or DOCs directly from the program.

    One thing you cannot do is forward an email with your own attachment.
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    Hi Bev 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!

    iPad 2 3G 64gb

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