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by riverkeeper
Sat Sep 21, 2013 9:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to use 12 v DC to charge an iPad in a RV
Replies: 3
Views: 585

Re: How to use 12 v DC to charge an iPad in a RV

Would like to plug the Pads directly in to the 12 v DC recepticals in the trailer so that DC current remains DC but goes thru whatever other adjustments are necessary to be acceptable to the IPad for charging and general use. Without the electricity having to go thru even more AC.DC conversions. I s...
by riverkeeper
Sat Sep 21, 2013 7:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to use 12 v DC to charge an iPad in a RV
Replies: 3
Views: 585

How to use 12 v DC to charge an iPad in a RV

When not hooked to an AC generator or AC shore power most current use on an RV is 12v DC directly. OR inverted from the 12v battery back to AC by a inverter.... That power charges the Pad. That process from generator to battery (AC TO DC) to inverter(DC TO AC) to the Pad's power source which (you gu...
by riverkeeper
Wed Aug 15, 2012 9:31 am
Forum: iPads
Topic: Apple Map sw  with cellular -GPS on iPad3
Replies: 1
Views: 697

Apple Map sw  with cellular -GPS on iPad3

does this work well enough to subtley navigate in the bowels of large cities?

Are there other modest priced  gps map software that are preferred?
by riverkeeper
Mon May 21, 2012 9:41 am
Forum: iPads
Topic: iPad Calendar .... Add Holidays
Replies: 6
Views: 2510

iPad Calendar .... Add Holidays

My new iPad 3 does not have holidays on Calendar nor does it have an easy way to do so internally. The link below from MacRumors does it nicely. Touch the button on the page then from the following page select what you want to show on your Calendar .... I chose .. All http://homepage.mac.com/ical/.c...
by riverkeeper
Tue May 08, 2012 11:24 pm
Forum: iPads
Topic: Importing Photos To iPad?
Replies: 8
Views: 2245

Re: Importing Photos To iPad?

E mail?
by riverkeeper
Fri Apr 27, 2012 6:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Notes on new iPad
Replies: 9
Views: 1708

Re: Notes on new iPad

This is only a guess ... I am an iPad and IOS and iCloud newbie.

Could this be a Sync issue in iCloud with Notes/Mail or something else Syncie. All my iCloud Sync options are OFF.

Bring it to the meeting and someone will probably be able to flog it into submission.
by riverkeeper
Thu Apr 26, 2012 6:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Notes on new iPad
Replies: 9
Views: 1708

Re: Notes on new iPad

Notes is one of those Mac thingies I learned by just trying ... IOW hitting keys till I get what I want (prolly explains me pretty well ;-) When done with a note and want to save it ... just tap the + sign at the upper right ... a fresh note page appears which can be a new note .... AND Your first n...
by riverkeeper
Tue Apr 17, 2012 3:38 pm
Forum: iPads
Topic: Classes on Mac / Apple
Replies: 8
Views: 2150

Re: Classes on Mac / Apple

riverkeeper wrote:" iPad The Missing Manual" .... Kindle about 9 bucks and it is right where you want it all the time.
The Missing Manual is the 4th Ed issued 4/12/12 and covers all iPads. Since I'm a newbie this was far more useful than the users manual which I downloaded too.
by riverkeeper
Sun Apr 15, 2012 8:58 pm
Forum: iPads
Topic: Classes on Mac / Apple
Replies: 8
Views: 2150

Re: Classes on Mac / Apple

" iPad The Missing Manual" .... Kindle about 9 bucks and it is right where you want it all the time.
by riverkeeper
Thu Apr 05, 2012 2:38 pm
Forum: iPads
Topic: Possible iPad 3 WiFi Problem
Replies: 2
Views: 807

Possible iPad 3 WiFi Problem

http://9to5mac.com/2012/04/04/apple-inv ... ted-units/

Spouse has been traveling in New England for about a week with no problems as mentioned in this AppleCare memo.