Before you can send a text message you have to create an account with one of these SMS providers. The tutorial below will show you how to add an SMS account to Outlook and how to send the first text message. Do you know of free SMS providers for Outlook? Please post the URL below.
See Gestures page for more about the iPad on screen keyboard special keys. Lock Rotation You can lock the iPad screen so it does not switch between portrait and landscape, if you want to use the slide switch on the side of the iPad for this instead of mute, then you need to go to Settings, General, then tap the Use Side Switch to: You can also set this option to wait 2, 5, 10, 15 minutes, or never; this works with Passcode Lock.
This is under General settings. Passcode Lock This option sets how long to wait for no user interaction before a passcode has to be entered to get back into your iPad. Set to the on position switch to the right the iPad automatically turns the screen off when the cover is closed, and turns it back on when the cover is open.
If the cover has been closed for more than the Auto-Lock period of time, then you will have to re-enter your access code; otherwise you will just have to side swipe to get back to what you were doing. Maps Settings for iPad map app for distances in kilometers or miles, display language for lables, and directions based on you driving or walking.
Mute This is the same as lock rotation above, but choose the Mute option. Notifications Notification Center determines how apps can notify you of events, like emails, messages, news stories.
The iPad has all the bells and whistles, you can have banners at the top of the screen, Alerts in the middle of the screen, and sounds if you like.
Notification Center is found on the main settings list. Privacy Privacy determines which apps can access your location, contacts, calendars, reminders, photos, microphone, and bluetooth sharing. As well as apps that have requested access to your facebook and twitter accounts.
Search spotlight search The iPad has a universal search feature, you can determine which types of apps can be searched for the entered phrase.
This is found under General settings as Spotlight Search. Turn on lock sounds when your pad goes to sleep, and key clicks as you type on the on screen keyboard. This is found on the main settings list under Sounds.
Software Update This allows you to manually check for new versions of iOS, and give the final confirmation to install the update. This is in General, Software Update. Siri You can turn Siri on or off, you can change which language Siri uses, and does she always speak, or just when in hands free mode.
The french voice comes in both a male and female voice. Siri is activated by pressing and holding the home button.
Storage Usage How much space have you used and how much is left is in General settings, Usage. Here you can see a list of each app and how much space it is using: Text Size You can also set the default text size sets the default size of type for apps that support Dynamic Type.
This is in General settings. You will need a tech to help you with this. I have tried to get this to work and have been unsuccessful. Wallpaper You can change the background wallpaper on your iPad to any picture you have taken, or one of the Apple supplied wallpapers.
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They noted, “While the laptop remains the tech tool of choice for most high school and college students, many are embracing portable and innovative tablets like the iPad.
The Notes app that comes with the iPad is easy to overlook, but if you are looking for a basic note-taking application that includes the ability to sketch your own notes, add images and perform basic formatting such as bolded text .