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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions - Site Assistance' started by martint235, May 20, 2014.

  1. martint235

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    So after many years of using Android for everything including a Nexus 7 tablet, I've finally got myself an iPad2. I've updated it to iOS7 already and haven't had many issues yet. Points I'd note are:

    1. Logically, it's not as joined up as the Nexus. As a mainly Google user, the Nexus takes my password once and then tends to just deal with it whereas each application on the iPad has, understandably, to be told my Google credentials. It isn't a deal breaker and it's only once for each application.

    2. I use Flixter quite a bit but I've noticed that the wifi download of a film keeps pausing and I have to re-start it. I'm still looking for the solution to this.

    Looking forward to a happy life with the iPad.
     
  2. smalltowngirl13

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    Welcome aboard and good luck with the transition...
     
  3. scifan57

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    Welcome to the iPad forums, the largest and best iPad forum anywhere, with over 313,000 members worldwide. Many of our membership volunteer their time to help their fellow members with answers to their questions and solutions to their problems. If a search of the forums doesn't provide the answer you need, don't hesitate to post your question in the appropriate forum.
    We also have this tutorial to help you get full use from the iPad forums app. http://www.ipadforums.net/new-membe...sistance/107524-ipad-forums-app-tutorial.html
    We ask that all members take the time to review the Forum rules before posting.
     
  4. leelai

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    Hi Martin 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
    Tutorial for our App
    http://www.ipadforums.net/new-membe...sistance/107524-ipad-forums-app-tutorial.html
    Tutorial on creating posts on the Forum
    http://www.ipadforums.net/new-membe...-creating-posts-starting-new-threads-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-general-discussions/21590-tips-tricks-those-us-who-dont-know.html
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-os/49581-ios5-tips-tricks.html
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-help...shortcuts-helpful-places-people-new-ipad.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!
     

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