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AARP iPad. Tech to Connect by Barbara Boyd

By Barbara Boyd

The global is at your fingertips with iPad!

AARP iPad: Tech to Connect introduces you to the world's hottest capsule equipment, the iPad, and the entire awesome issues it has to provide. In transparent, non-technical language, this publication courses you thru registering and establishing your iPad, getting conversant in the multitouch interface, navigating round the reveal, discovering and downloading apps, studying books, hearing tune, observing video clips, browsing the internet, and speaking with pals and family.

  • Developed in partnership with AARP and devoted to supporting readers remain attached with acquaintances, kin, and group by way of supplying well timed and necessary suggestion and options for utilizing tech to connect
  • Covers the need-to-know fundamentals like powering up your iPad, getting it registered, and navigating the multitouch interface
  • Walks you thru constructing your email account, typing with the onscreen keyboard, looking the web, purchasing on the iTunes store,...

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In that case, you’re switching between a portrait and landscape view. Some things — movies, videos, or games — are better viewed in landscape. You may prefer looking at web pages or your calendar in landscape. Sometimes typing is easier in landscape view because the keyboard is bigger. It’s all a matter of personal preference. But some apps only work in one view. You can lock the orientation — so it won’t switch when it’s rotated — in either portrait or landscape view: 1. Double-click the home button.

You can activate your iPad right out of the box with the preinstalled SIM card. You must, however, have a cellular data account with a cellular provider (such as AT&T, T-Mobile, or Verizon) to use a cellular connection to connect to the Internet or send e-mail. You can’t access the 3G or 4G network until you open a cellular account. When you open the account at a cellular provider store, which may be where you bought your iPad, you get a four-digit PIN (personal identification number) that unlocks the SIM card.

Inspecting Your iPad If you haven’t yet, open the box, lift your iPad out, and unwrap the cellophane protection. Although I recommend using a protective sleeve or cover, the iPad isn’t as delicate as it might seem. Your iPad has a few buttons and holes (called ports). You can see their positions in Figure 1-1. Depending on the iPad model you have, the technicalities are slightly different, but they do have the same functions: • Home button takes you to the Home screen. I explain the screen and all its powers in Chapter 2.

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