Newbie from Oz

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions - Site Assistance' started by Popcorntoes, Nov 23, 2011.

  1. Popcorntoes

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    iPF Noob

    Nov 4, 2011
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    Hi From Australia
    I fell in love with the ipad2 a couple of months ago after seeing a friends. I just have to have one! After nagging hubby non stop for weeks much to my delight, he told me to just go and buy one and it can be my Christmas present. So in the next week or so thats exactly what I will do, still deciding which shop to get it, as there is no Apple store within a 6 hour drive from here. There are 3 places here selling them at the moment, all with a $1 different price range, so its just a matter of finding the one to give me the best help. I'm wondering if there will be a big price drop the closer to Christmas its gets.
    In the mean time I am busy reading and learning as much as I can on this forum, as I am completely new to Apple stuff, there is some great information here.
    Thanks for letting me join this forum.
    Complete ipad Newbie from Oz
  2. SweetPoison

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    Jun 20, 2010
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    Welcome, from Cali!

    Popcorntoes! Ya gotta love it!
  3. leelai

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    Apr 24, 2011
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    Hi and Welcome to the Forum.

    So glad to have another Aussie on board and I'm just loving your enthusiasm for the iPad.

    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 that you have. If then you can't find the answer you are seeking, then by all means post your question. You will find many friendly and informed members here only too willing to help you.

    We also have our own App - Discussion Forum for IPad Users It is a very simple app to navigate.
    Reading the iPad Manuals is a great place to start, so please download a copy of these
    A very informative thread 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. Enjoy!!

    Sent from my iPad using iPF
  4. TheRambler

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    Jun 19, 2011
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    G'Day Popcorntoes........From sunny UK........NOT!!!

    Hope you enjoy your stay on the friendliest ipad forum on the World Wide Web

  5. Hayles66

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    Feb 12, 2011
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    Welcome! Love the name and yes, Rambler, it's definitely not sunny here, quite frankly it's freezing cold!

    Sent from my one and only original iPad using iPF
  6. Gabriel1

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    Mar 11, 2011
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    Hi there Popcorntoes 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.......and please don't forget to read the rules

    These are the hacking section rules for all you jail breakers (and would be jail breakers)

    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

    If you have other Apple products or are interested in other Apple kit then why not join our sister forum too at

    Finally, if you still haven't had enough, how about a video explaining about our other forums (note:you may want to play this at half speed but hey, why shouldn't Phil be excited about our forums!)

    The Archangel
    #6 Gabriel1, Nov 23, 2011
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