iPad/iPodTouch User GroupSure theres an app for everything but which app is best for your task? Join us in room 228every Wednesday between 3pm and 4pm to see what users recommend. If you knowsomeone who may be interested please invite them to join in.Everyone is welcome, regardless of whether you own a device or just have questions aboutapps, work flow and processes. All you need to bring is a willingness to listen, learn, shareyour ipad/itouch experience with others…and have fun!Participants will demonstrate apps and workflows, share ideas, tips, and solutions based oniPad/iPodTouch. Through sharing we will discover apps and tips that will enable us to use ourdevices expertly!PLEASE NOTE: A user group is NOT a workshop where TLTC demonstrates how to configureyour device, iTunes settings and download/synch apps. We will be offering workshops andindividual consultation throughout the year to help you with set up. Agenda October 12, 2011 3:00 - 3:05pm Welcome 3:05 - 3:15pm Demo iBooks (iPodTouch/iPad) 3:15 - 3:25pm Demo iTap RDP (iPodTouch/iPad) 3:25 - 3:35pm iSolutions wanted 3:35 - 3:50pm iSolutions offered (or no known app!) 3:50 - 4:00pm Wrap Up (next meeting -theme/category-volunteers).
App Demos iBooks (universal) iBooks Read your own PDF documents in a book interface, highlight and add notes or download best sellers from the online bookstore. Sara shared tips on how you can turn the pages like a real book or swipe to move to the full page. She also share a tip I have used all weekend-‐ to put it into portrait view for reading :-‐)iTunes Linkhttp://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/ibooks/id364709193?mt=8 iTap Remote Desktop (universal) Need to access your windows desktop on your iPhone, iTouch, or iPad? iTap Remote desktop makes it easy! Natashia showed us how she used RDP to access her desktop files and collegue while attending a recent conference. A very useful tip from mentioned was to enable the mouse cursor for finer, fand more amiliar controls when browsing the remote desktop.
iTunes Linkhttp://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/itap-rdp-remote-desktop-for/id317062064?mt=8 Your Questions Oct 12, 2011The current User Group meeting time is not convenient for everyone who would like toattend. What alternate times might work for meetings?Older iPodTouch and iPhone devices are not supported by the “Find my device” feature. Howcan I ensure my older device is returned should I lose it?What new features will I get when I upgrade to IOS 5? Your SolutionsThe current User Group meeting time is not convenient for everyone who would like toattend. What alternate times might work for meetings?Jill will set up a poll on Moodle where everyone can weigh in with a preferred time. Ifsufficient interest meeting may be held at alternate times. In addition, those not able tocome can follow up on what was shared at by reviewing the updated agenda docslideshare.net/assiniboineOlder iPodTouch and iPhone devices are not supported by the “Find my phone” feature.How can I ensure my older device is returned should I lose it?Donna share this excellent tip wit the group. Please see the PDF document namedIdentifyWallpaper(2).PDF on Slideshare.net/Assiniboine for complete details.Route 1:Open Paint on your desktop computerSet a solid background color or import an imageChoose contrasting textAdd your nameAdd your phone numberSave as a ‘jpg”Email the image to yourselfOpen on the email on the iPodTouchSave the image to your iPodTouch camera roll
Open settings à wallpaperàcamera rollà select your image à set lock screen Route 2: Download A+ Signature Lite on your iPodTouch Open A+ Signature Lite Choose load picture and select one from your camera roll Click the “T” icon to add your name and number Save the edited image to your photo album Open settings à wallpaperàcamera rollà select your image à set lock screeniTunes Link:http://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/a-signature/id409956176?mt=8What new features will I get when I upgrade to IOS 5?You will be over 200 new features including;Notification Center- one place for all notification (swipe down to show/up to hide)iMessages- send and receive unlimited text, photo, and video messages with other on eithercellular or wifii iOS 5 usersCamera improvements 1. Organize photos into albums. In our first week Karen wanted to do this and was directed to thrid party apps. Looks like all you need to do now s an update! 2. Volume Up button to snap a picture 3. Optional grid lines to line up shots 4. Crop and rotate 5. Red eye removal 6. One tap enhanceAnd many more!To see these features in action watch the video from Applehttp://www.apple.com/ios/gallery.html
TLTC Tip of the Week: Search within a web pageDid you know when using Safari on the iPad, you can search within web page?Enter the word or term you want to locate in the Safari search box in (top-right corner)Under the "On This Page" heading Safari will list instances of the word or term term found onthe webpage youre viewing.
Wrap UpOct 19th Theme:Apps that make everyone look like a video and photography pro.Graham will demonstrate his process for capturing and editing video usingthe iPodTouch and iPad. Shari will show us her regularly used photo Apps.Karen will demonstrate how to create albums on the iPad using third partsoftware.Shari will demonstrate her favourite photography Apps.Jill will demonstrate how she quickly moves images from iTouch to hercomputer even when she is miles away.Let us know if you have any video or photo apps you really like and want toshare!Oct 26th Theme:Documents and file management tools