Exploring iPad Technology         by Desireé Caskey
Resources for Learning After You LeaveEmergingTechnology Blog - emergingt.blogspot.comiPad User Guide (on the iPad) - help...
iPad at a GlanceOverview
•   Home Screen...and more screens•   Apps•   Search using Spotlight
Interacting with the iPad•   Press - To edit Apps. This will make them shimmer•   Tap - To select an App or option on your...
Deleting an App1. Press and hold on an app until your apps shimmer2. Tap on the X that appears in the upper left-hand corn...
Using the iPad Keyboard•   Tap - Tap to insert cursor inside text•   Tap & Hold - To move the cursor where you want it•   ...
Tips & Tricks•   Double Tap the Home Button - Open Apps stay Open•   Swipe to reveal SECRET control panel•   Create Folder...
Tips & Tricks...Troubleshooting• Quit an App…Did you quit it?• Force Quit an App  ▫ Software  ▫ Hardware – Don’t shut down...
Apps that come on the iPad - most anyway•   Safari - Web browser•   Mail - Read email from multiple account types         ...
Bookmarking in Safari - iPad Users Guide  1.   Tap on Safari                1  2.   Visit the website you want to bookmark...
Getting Content on your iPad The App Store•   Suggestion - AppAdvice - $1.99•   Featured•   Genius•   Top Charts•   Catego...
Apps for Reading (Books & News)•   Kindle (Need an Account)•   Nook (Need an Account)                                     ...
Apps for Teaching & Learning•   Edmodo•   Educreations•   iTunes U•   Podcasts•   Timer +•   TED•   VoiceThread•   SoundCl...
Apps for Reference•   WebMD•   The Weather Channel•   Howcast - Learn how to do...anything•   Kayak - Comprehensive flight...
Apps for Productivity•   Evernote•   Dropbox•   Notes•   MegaApp•   TabletScanner•   PrintDirect
Apps for Digital Photography•   PhotoPad•   Photobucket (account required to upload)•   PS Express (account required to up...
Apps for Social Networking•   Twitter•   Google +•   Skype•   Vtok•   Facebook
Apps for Entertainment•   Game Center (Need an Account)•   Solitaire•   Angry Birds•   Words with Friends (Need an Account...
Accessories You Might Want•   Logitech keyboard by Zagg•   Screen Protector•   Stylus•   Digital Photography Adapters•   C...
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  1. 1. Exploring iPad Technology by Desireé Caskey
  2. 2. Resources for Learning After You LeaveEmergingTechnology Blog - emergingt.blogspot.comiPad User Guide (on the iPad) - help.apple.com/ipad/5/interface/Collection of iPad Resources - www.multiurl.com/l/aJPDesiree’s YouTube Channel - http://www.youtube.com/user/caskeydNeed More? http://www.tcgeeks.com/ipad-getting-started/Contact Desiree - caskeyd@gmail.com
  3. 3. iPad at a GlanceOverview
  4. 4. • Home Screen...and more screens• Apps• Search using Spotlight
  5. 5. Interacting with the iPad• Press - To edit Apps. This will make them shimmer• Tap - To select an App or option on your iPad• Double-Tap - To select a word. Double-Tap Home button to see running Apps• Swipe - Turn pages in a book. Navigate to different pages on the iPad screen• Flick - Quickly scroll through a list of items, like songs• Pinch - Enlarge or shrink a page in Safari or photos• Twist - Rotate an image (in certain Apps)
  6. 6. Deleting an App1. Press and hold on an app until your apps shimmer2. Tap on the X that appears in the upper left-hand corner of your App3. Confirm the delete by tapping Delete4. Tap the Home button once to exit the edit mode. Moving an App 1. Press and hold on an app until your apps shimmer 2. Press and drag an app to the location of your choice *If you want to drag an app to another screen, drag the app to the edge of the screen and keep dragging until your screen changes to the desired one. 3. Let up on the app **Drag one app on top of another to create a folder 4. Tap the Home button once to exit the edit mode.
  7. 7. Using the iPad Keyboard• Tap - Tap to insert cursor inside text• Tap & Hold - To move the cursor where you want it• Double-Tap a word - to select an entire word• Double-Tap - on the Shift key to turn on Caps-Lock• Press & Slide on the keyboard - Use this to type in a number between letters• Press & Hold on a key - Try this on any key and see what you reveal
  8. 8. Tips & Tricks• Double Tap the Home Button - Open Apps stay Open• Swipe to reveal SECRET control panel• Create Folders to Organize Apps• Place Up to 6 Apps on your Dock• Take a snap shot of your screen• Quickly mute with the volume button• Spend time in your Settings
  9. 9. Tips & Tricks...Troubleshooting• Quit an App…Did you quit it?• Force Quit an App ▫ Software ▫ Hardware – Don’t shut down• Shut Down & Restart• Force ReBoot• Restore from a Backup – Yep, Backup• RESET – THIS ONE COMES WITH A WARNING
  10. 10. Apps that come on the iPad - most anyway• Safari - Web browser• Mail - Read email from multiple account types Don’t forget the• App Store - Get content for your iPad App Store• Photos - Store, Edit and Share (photos & movies)• Camera - Take photos or videos• FaceTime - Video conference with other iPad users To add more• Calendar - Keep track of your life from your iPad Apps on your iPad• Contacts - Address book• Messages - Send text to other iPad users• Reminders - To do list creator• iTunes - Connect to the iTunes store for songs, videos and more
  11. 11. Bookmarking in Safari - iPad Users Guide 1. Tap on Safari 1 2. Visit the website you want to bookmark (help.apple.com/ipad/5/interface/) 2 3. Tap on the Share/Save button and select Add Bookmark 3 4. Name the site if necessary 5. Put it where you want it (I suggest Bookmarks Bar) 4 5TIP:If you are REALLY new to the iPad, youmight want to tap on “Add to Home Screen”so that the users guide shows up like an app
  12. 12. Getting Content on your iPad The App Store• Suggestion - AppAdvice - $1.99• Featured• Genius• Top Charts• Categories• Purchased• Updates
  13. 13. Apps for Reading (Books & News)• Kindle (Need an Account)• Nook (Need an Account) Top Charts• iBooks (Use Apple Account)• FlipBoard• Zite• SkyGrid Search• StackBooks and Tab Tales (kids)
  14. 14. Apps for Teaching & Learning• Edmodo• Educreations• iTunes U• Podcasts• Timer +• TED• VoiceThread• SoundCloud
  15. 15. Apps for Reference• WebMD• The Weather Channel• Howcast - Learn how to do...anything• Kayak - Comprehensive flight search• WordWeb - Online dictionary• Yelp - Be a better consumer• Epicurious - For the budding or experienced chef
  16. 16. Apps for Productivity• Evernote• Dropbox• Notes• MegaApp• TabletScanner• PrintDirect
  17. 17. Apps for Digital Photography• PhotoPad• Photobucket (account required to upload)• PS Express (account required to upload)• iPicEd Lite• Filterstorm• Photo T. Lite
  18. 18. Apps for Social Networking• Twitter• Google +• Skype• Vtok• Facebook
  19. 19. Apps for Entertainment• Game Center (Need an Account)• Solitaire• Angry Birds• Words with Friends (Need an Account)• Unblock Me• Uno
  20. 20. Accessories You Might Want• Logitech keyboard by Zagg• Screen Protector• Stylus• Digital Photography Adapters• Carry Case• Video Out Adapter• Speakers or headphones• Smart Cover

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