1. Due to the recent site upgrade, the iPadForums (iPF) App will no longer work. The new iPadForums.net website has been designed from the ground up to work perfectly from any mobile, tablet, or desktop computer using the built in internet browser. Create a shortcut to iPadForums.net on your home screen by following these steps: Create an icon for iPadForums.net

hi all new here

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions - Site Assistance' started by lynanu, Jan 2, 2012.

  1. lynanu
    Offline

    lynanu iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Hoping to pick up lots of answers to things I don t know lol
    Happy new year all !!!
  2. skimonkey
    Offline

    skimonkey Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2011
    Messages:
    18,439
    Thanks Received:
    974
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Michigan. USA
    Ratings:
    +1,000 / 0
    Hi Lynanu--Welcome and Happy 2012 to you as well! Many good things await you as you read through the forum! Enjoy! ;)
  3. leelai
    Online

    leelai Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2011
    Messages:
    24,779
    Thanks Received:
    1,258
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Brisbane, Australia
    Ratings:
    +1,315 / 0
    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    Happy New Year to you also!

    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
  4. lynanu
    Offline

    lynanu iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Have problem already my iPad won t go in to sleep mode just stays on where do I find the fix it thingy Ty x
  5. skimonkey
    Offline

    skimonkey Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2011
    Messages:
    18,439
    Thanks Received:
    974
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Michigan. USA
    Ratings:
    +1,000 / 0
    You mean the power switch on top of the device? Just push down the switch quickly and it will put it on sleep mode. Or are you talking about how long your display will stay lit? Go to your settings and you can adjust from there.
  6. lynanu
    Offline

    lynanu iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Sorry to be stupid I be been into settings and been thru them all and can t find the right one to do it ? Sorry :-(
  7. SweetPoison
    Offline

    SweetPoison iPad Legend

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2010
    Messages:
    14,940
    Thanks Received:
    132
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Sacramento, California
    Ratings:
    +132 / 0
  8. lynanu
    Offline

    lynanu iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Hi thank you

    Do you know how to get the I pad to go into stand by mode on its own after a certain period ?
    Thanks
  9. skimonkey
    Offline

    skimonkey Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2011
    Messages:
    18,439
    Thanks Received:
    974
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Michigan. USA
    Ratings:
    +1,000 / 0
    Are you asking how to put your iPad to sleep mode? If so, just press the on/off button until the screen turns off. If you press too long, you will power off completely. You will see the slide bar appear to turn off on the screen. Is this what you need? Let us know.
  10. skimonkey
    Offline

    skimonkey Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2011
    Messages:
    18,439
    Thanks Received:
    974
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Michigan. USA
    Ratings:
    +1,000 / 0
    Check your setting/general/auto lock and see of it is on "never." adjust the time you want from a minute etc before it sleeps. To turn back on-press the home button and slide the bar to unlock.
  11. lynanu
    Offline

    lynanu iPF Noob

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2012
    Messages:
    5
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Excellent thank you so much done !!!!!L!L
  12. skimonkey
    Offline

    skimonkey Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2011
    Messages:
    18,439
    Thanks Received:
    974
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Michigan. USA
    Ratings:
    +1,000 / 0
    I am asuming that it worked for you? If it did, hooray! :)
  13. techkid420
    Offline

    techkid420 iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Dec 24, 2011
    Messages:
    58
    Thanks Received:
    2
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Maple Grove, Minnesota
    Ratings:
    +2 / 0
    Great to see you on board! I look forward to seeing you around the forums.

    Sent from my Verizon 3G iPad 2 64GB using iPF

Share This Page