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New to iPad: How to Get Started With Your iPad

Are you new to the iPad? This series of lessons and guides will help you get started using the iPad and getting the most out of your tablet experience. These guides cover everything a new user will need to know, including a tour of the iPad and lessons on how to navigate the user interface and find new apps to install.
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iPad Training 101: A New User's Guide to the iPad
iPad 101 is for new iPad users who have never owned an iPhone or iPod Touch, simple things like finding good apps, installing them, organizing them or even deleting them might seem like an insurmountable task.

8 iPad Lessons for Beginners
Are you ready to learn how to use the iPad? These lessons will take you from the very basics of what's in the box and what those buttons on it do to how to navigate the iPad to how to get the most out of it.

Learning the iPad
This guided tour of the iPad will help you learn about what comes with the device, what all the buttons do and how the basic interface works.

How to Buy an iPad
A Buyer's Guide to the iPad explaining how to buy an iPad, which memory model is right for you, whether or not to go with a 3G data network, and which data network to use.

What is an iPad?
The iPad is the best-selling tablet computer produced by Apple. This in-depth look at the iPad will help you learn what it is, what it can do and whether or not it is right for you.

How Much iPad Memory Do You Need?
One of the hardest decisions to make when deciding on an iPad model is how much memory to get with your new iPad. The amount of iPad memory will determine the number of movies, songs, photos and apps that can be loaded onto the device.

Download the iPad Manual
Manuals for all models of the iPad, including the latest manuals, a manual for the iOS 4.3 update and information regarding Apple TV.

Comparing iPad 3G/4G Data Plans: AT&T Cheaper, Verizon Better
iPad Showdown: AT&T vs Verizon. You've decided to buy an iPad. You've decided to go 3G. But which provider? Both AT&T and Verizon have 3G data service plans for the iPad, but both are not created equal.

Should you buy a 3G iPad or a Wi-Fi iPad?
You've decided to buy an iPad, but which model? 3G? Wi-Fi? What's the difference? It may sound difficult if you aren't familiar with the lingo, but once you understand the difference between the 3G iPad and the Wi-Fi iPad, the decision becomes easier.

Should You Wait for the iPad 3 or Buy an iPad Now?
With the iPad 3 due out in early 2012, when is a good time to buy an iPad 2 and when is the best time to hold off and purchase the iPad 3? It's easy to fall into the trap of waiting for the new technology of what is just around the corner, but sometimes it is best to ignore the cycle and simply make the purchase.

How to Set Up an iPad For First Time Use
Now that you have an iPad, it is time to set it up for you to use. The process is relatively painless, but there are a few questions you will need to answer, such as whether or not to use location services and whether you should turn on iCloud to back up the iPad.

How to Navigate and Organize Your iPad
A few quick lessons about basic navigation on the iPad can help you start using your iPad like a pro.

What to Do With a New iPad
The iPad is a wonderful device, but before you can discover all of that wonder and magic, you may need a little help on how to properly use the device. This guide takes you from setting up the iPad for the first time to what apps to download to tips and basic troubleshooting.

The First iPad Apps to Download
The first iPad apps you should download and install on your new tablet include an app featuring free movies, an Internet radio station you can customize to your preferences and an app that makes an interactive magazine out of your social media.

How to Buy a Cheap iPad
There are a number of ways you can cut the cost from the price tag and buy a cheap iPad, such as buying refurbished or going for a used unit. These tips will help steer you to the best deals for an iPad and how to get the most discount with the least worry.

Downloading Your First iPad App
Once you know the steps to downloading apps from the app store and installing them on your iPad, the process is relatively simple. In fact, finding the best apps to download is the real trick.

What Can an iPad Do?
Are you wondering what the iPad can do? Whether you are contemplating buying an iPad for the first time or just want to learn more about the iPad you already own, knowing exactly what the device is capable of doing can be very important.

iPad Quick Start Guide
Are you new to the iPad? Want to start using your iPad without wading through a huge how-to book? This guide was designed to get new users up and running as quick as possible.

The First Things You Should Do With Your iPad
The iPad can be intimidating to the first-time users. Find out the first tasks you should perform with your tablet, including downloading must-have apps and customizing your iPad experience.

The Best iPad Freebies
The iPad is a great device just as it is when you first turn it on, but what really makes it great is all the free stuff you can get with it.

Is the iPad Worth the Money?
The iPad is increasingly becoming a device used for productivity, but can it replace a PC and is it really worth the money?

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