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Learn how to move the position of the iPad keyboard on the screen and change its size in this week's iPad tip.
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The iPad can do so much more for pilots than just show charts – it’s also an ideal document organizer and reader. Using an app known as GoodReader ($4.99 from the App Store), you can store and organize a wealth of PDFs and other aviation electronic documents. Here are a few recommendations.
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Everyone knows how to open an app on the iPad--just tap the icon and it's off to the races. This is one of the things pilots love about the iPad. But what about closing apps--do you know the difference between sleeping and shutting down an app? It's an important distinction.
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Beginning with version 4.4, ForeFlight Mobile added a new tab to their main menu--Documents. This powerful document viewer and organizer is a great way to find and carry a wide variety of useful products. ForeFlight includes a variety of documents by default, but you can add your own as well--find out how.
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Bret Koebbe of Sporty's Pilot Shop presented the 'Flying with the iPad' Seminar at Sporty's Fly-in over the past weekend. Check out a recording of the 50 minute presentation here.
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Looking to transfer all your apps, data and media from your old iPad to a new one? This week's iPad video tip shows you how.
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New to the iPad? Want to learn all about the latest aviation apps, accessories and tips and tricks? Here you'll find a recap of the "Flying with the iPad" seminar that was presented last week at Sun 'n Fun in Lakeland, Florida.
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The new iPad (otherwise known as the iPad 3) has become Apple's fastest selling tablet yet. But do you need one? What if you have an iPad 2--is the upgrade worth it? Our editor weighs in.
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Most pilots love the iPad because it almost never crashes, making for an extremely reliable tool. But there is one sure-fire way to get your tablet to shut down--leave it on the glare shield.
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Get out your iPad and connect to WiFi - it's time to update your digital charts in the ForeFlight app. The new cycle starts Thursday, March 8th, and will be valid for 28 - 56 days depending on chart type.
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An iPad with a dead battery is about as useful as runway left behind. How do you keep your iPad charged up and ready to go?
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What's our number one recommendation for iPad pilots? Always, always, always pre-flight your iPad! Here's how.