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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions - Site Assistance' started by romft, Jan 21, 2012.

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  1. romft

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    Hi everyone,
    Just a quick intro from a retired silver surfer!
    Still adjusting to my ipad2 and finding my way around,
    I look forward to getting some help (at times) from
    the very knowing guys out there!,
    One question springs to mind,is it advisable to
    Run the battery down at times or keep it fully
    charged.
    Many thanks ----talk soon ----romft
     
  2. Gabriel1

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    Hi there and welcome.

    You don't need to run your battery down as the old "memory effect" is no longer present in these modern batteries however, Apple advises running your battery down once a month purely for the purposes of re-calibrating your battery meter.

    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. If you can't find the answer you need and you post a question then give as much info as you can to help members help you i.e. iPad 1 or 2, iOS version and name of app if the problem is with a specific app........and please don't forget to read the rules http://www.ipadforums.net/forum-rules-help-info/2119-forum-rules-everybody-please-read.html

    These are the hacking section rules for all you jail breakers (and would be jail breakers) http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-hacking/2892-hacking-section-rules-please-read.html

    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

    You can download the manual for your iPad here http://support.apple.com/manuals/ and in iBooks search for "iPad user guide for" and you will find free comprehensive manuals for both iOS 4 and 5.

    If you have other Apple products or are interested in other Apple kit then why not join our sister forum too at http://www.appleforums.net/

    The Archangel
     
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  4. col.bris

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    I am also in the silver surfer age group. Welcome to our forums from Australia enjoy learn and share and most of all have fun.
     
  5. BettiBz

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    Just joined but don't know how to bring up my posts. Would like to see if I got any replies

    Still trying to find replies, usually go to subscribed, but went to silver surfer thread. See my post but no replies. How do I find them? No send arrow here
     
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    Hello and welcome to the forum!
     
  7. skimonkey

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    Betti. I just posted in your other thread. Did you get that?
     
  8. BettiBz

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    Hi ski monkey

    See a reply from u asking if I got ur reply re: finding posts,but still haven't
    When I'm reading a post could I see a reply by tapping their name?
    Now if u answer me don't know how I'll find it..lol

    Sent from my iPad using iPFt
     
  9. Gabriel1

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    Hi Betti,

    Hopefully you will see this.

    If you are using the IPF App which I think you are there is a subscribed tab at the bottom of the screen......

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    When you post in a thread or start a new thread you become automatically subscribed to that thread. When someone else replies the little red circle lights up on the tab to tell you (the number in the red circle is the number of threads with replies). Tap the tab then you can check your replies, the unread threads are highlighted in bold.

    I hope that helps you but please let us know if you do need further help.

    The Archangel
     
  10. BettiBz

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    No, don't know which thread I mean. Have been going thru several at subscribed, but cannot seem to send from there. I get Quote,Share,etc, but no SEND. How do u get it back and also back to home pagr?

    Sent from my iPad using iPFt
     
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