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  1. doris ganton

    doris ganton iPF Novice

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    Hi all:
    I am Doris from- Wickenburg, Az. Am just buying an iPad Mini . I read a lot, so need to know if the iPad can connect to my computer , a Windows comp and transfer books to the Mini? The salesman at Apple said he didnt think it was possible.
     
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    Hi Doris and welcome to the Forum!

    Yes this can be done and the easiest way is probably through Dropbox which you can have installed on your PC to correspond with the app on your iPad. These can then be opened in different apps depending on what format the books are.

    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/discu...412896524?mt=8
    Tutorial on creating posts on the Forum
    http://www.ipadforums.net/new-member...reads-how.html
    Reading the IPad manual is a great place to start so please download a copy of these.
    http://www.support.apple.com/manuals/ipad/
    3 very informative threads from which you will learn many tips and shortcuts for the IPad.
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-gener...dont-know.html
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-os/49...ps-tricks.html
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-help/...-new-ipad.html
    We have rules like any Community so please read these also
    http://www.ipadforums.net/forum-rule...html#post14697

    Once again we welcome you here and are so pleased you have joined us!
     
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    smalltowngirl13 Administrator Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome aboard Doris!
     

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