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Word for iPad: How to View, Edit and Create Documents

03 Feb

Word for iPad Tutorial

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In March 2014, Microsoft launched Office for iPad. I got very excited and went ahead and downloaded the Word App. I wanted to write a nice post about it.
Very soon my excitement completely disappeared. This new App only allowed the user to “View” Word documents. To Edit and Save documents you needed to purchase an Office 365 monthly subscription…

Towards the end of 2014, Microsoft updated the App and allowed its users to View, Edit and Create Word documents for Free.

This post has been recently reviewed (in 2017) and the current terms are 30 days free trial to view, create and edit but after 30 days, you will need an Office 365 subscription to create and edit documents.
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Keyboard shortcut for ipad

02 May

Are you one of those people who is always in a rush?
Would you like to write emails in the blink of an eye?

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iOS on iPad allows you to create keyboard shortcuts with abbreviations that can help you take notes or create messages faster. All you need to do, is to define on your settings the words or phrases Continue Reading

How to connect bluetooth keyboard to ipad

27 Sep

As time goes by and you learn more about your iPad you’ll find yourself using the device for longer periods and maybe even as an alternative to your laptop. Sooner or later you may start missing your laptop’s or desktop’s keyboard. Specially if writing long emails or texts.
There is an alternative to using the touch screen keyboard. On The new iPad you can use the Dictation feature (but you need to be connected to the Internet).

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In this case, I’m referring to the possibility to connect a Bluetooth keyboard to your iPad. Bluetooth is a wireless technology.

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Switching keyboard language

24 Sep

Do you have friends in another country?

Do you write fluently in more than one language?

Do you work locally in your mother tongue and need to write emails in a different language?

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iPad allows you to add more than one language to your keyboard and then switch Continue Reading