I'm a new owner with a lot to learn.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions - Site Assistance' started by GrannyButtercup, Oct 31, 2012.

  1. GrannyButtercup

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    iPF Noob

    Oct 31, 2012
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    I've been widowed 3 years now and decided its time to join the world. I love this new IPAD and am just trying to figure
    Out the OS etc. I'm not very tech savvy (no Facebook, twitter, etc) but I sure want to learn this computer.
    Any tips and tricks anyone can tell me would be much appreciated. I learned from being a part of an unrelated topic
    Forum how helpful they can be. So here I am. I downloaded the user manual but haven't read much yet.
    I am a 62 year old Quilter and if my friends can do this, so can I.
    Thanks for letting me join. Oh and I just bought an I-phone 5 but haven't gotten to the AT&T
    Store yet to hook it up.
    Basically I want to understand what the heck my grandchildren are talking about. Lol
  2. KevinJS

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    Aug 6, 2011
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    Welcome to iPF. You came to the right place. It won't take long before you're up to speed. If you can't find the answers you need, feel free to start your own threads, and someone will (usually) be right along with an answer.

    It's worth taking a look at some of the threads in the off topic section. That's where we do most of our chatting. You don't need Facebook or twitter when you have iPF.

    Sent from my iPad using iPF
  3. Gabriel1

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    Mar 11, 2011
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    Hi there 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, iOS version and name of app if the problem is with a specific app........and please don't forget to read the rules http://www.ipadforums.net/forum-rules-help-info/2119-forum-rules-everybody-please-read.html

    These are the hacking section rules for all you jail breakers (and would be jail breakers) http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-hacking/2892-hacking-section-rules-please-read.html

    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://support.apple.com/manuals/ and in iBooks search for "iPad user guide for" and you will find free comprehensive manuals for both iOS 4 and 5.

    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/

    The Archangel
  4. smalltowngirl13

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    May 1, 2012
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    Hello and welcome to the forum!

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