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iPad™ For Seniors For Dummies® by Nancy Muir

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Chapter 2. Looking Over the Home Screen

Get ready to . . .

  • Looking Over the Home Screen
  • Looking Over the Home Screen
  • Looking Over the Home Screen
  • Looking Over the Home Screen
  • Looking Over the Home Screen
  • Looking Over the Home Screen
  • Looking Over the Home Screen
  • Looking Over the Home Screen
  • Looking Over the Home Screen

I won't kid you: You have a slight learning curve ahead of you because iPad is different from other computers you may have used (though if you own an iPhone or iPod Touch, you've got a head start). That's mainly because of the multi-touch screen and on-screen keyboard, and the fact that you can't use a mouse with iPad. It doesn't have an operating system such as Windows or the Mac OS: What it does have is a modified iPhone operating system, so some of the methods you've used before (such as right-clicking) don't really work with the touchscreen. ...

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