Discussion in 'New Member Introductions - Site Assistance' started by tejaslady, May 8, 2012.

  1. tejaslady

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    iPF Noob

    May 8, 2012
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    Hi, my name is Cheri. I am a gadget enthusiast. I currently have the iPad 2, a Vizio tablet, a couple of Nooks and an HP Touchpad. I had the iPad 1 but sold it in order to wait for a more advanced model. Other than tablets, I use laptops (3 currently), netpads (1), iPhone, etc.

    I also sew, serge and do machine embroidery. I work shiftwork, married, do animal rescue in my (?) spare time. Currently have 6 dogs (the baby we bottle-fed from 8 days old; he now weighs ~80 pounds at 15 months) and a tank of tropical fish. Wife, mother, grand-mother, great-grand-mother, 29 years with my company and planning to retire next year. I blog, do Facebook and Twitter.

    I am about to go on vacation and am trying to decided which computer to take with me. If I can learn to type on the iPad it would be much handier than trying to communicate on my iPhone or lugging a laptop. However, the keyboard is very sensitive to a touch-typist so there is a learning curve here. I opted not to purchase a separate keyboard but that may be something I explore further.

    I found this forum doing a Google search to see if the sensitivity of the keyboard could be adjusted. So far, my search says no way. Thanks for having me.

    Cheri Lindsey
  2. leelai

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    Staff Member

    Apr 24, 2011
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    Hi Cheri and welcome to the Forum!

    No I've never heard of a way to reduce sensitivity of the keyboard, it is something you adapt to though.

    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.
    Reading the IPad manual is a great place to start so please download a copy of these.
    2 very informative threads from which you will learn many tips and shortcuts for the IPad.
    We have rules like any Community so please read these also

    Once again we welcome you here and are so pleased you have joined us!
  3. fleur07

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    iPad Super Guru

    Apr 10, 2012
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    Hello and Welcome! Enjoy your vacation!

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