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    Is there anyway to minimize something that you are workingg on?
    Also is there an app that translates cursive writing to typed words?
    I have so many questions...I feel like I am using my iPad on a very basic level. Any help would b appreciated
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    Just tap on the Home button to close the app. Most apps will be frozen in RAM, not running, but ready to start where they left off. When you want to go back to it double tap the Home button for the multitask bar and select the app.

    As long as you don't start a lot of apps in between, or start an app that requires a lot of RAM (iPad 1) or humongous amounts of RAM (iPad 2), this works fine. Also check out Multitask Gestures for quicker ways to move in between recent apps.
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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
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