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Beaminster — Sep 1st 2015

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A record attendance at Beaminster this month – the smallest ever, bar one, as just 9 people came to hear Michael continuing his exploration of the basics of Pages. This time it was to show what can be done with, and in, Text Boxes and Shapes. These can be used in Numbers and Keynote as well, and are useful for adding comments, focussing attention on specific parts of a document, or for making a better layout… Read more…

Salisbury — Aug 25th 2015

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Salisbury section meeting 25th August 2015, at Tesco Extra, Community Space, Southampton Road Salisbury,.

9 members and two guest attending.

First up was a Q&A with questions regarding iPhone and MacTV

Our presentation was by Brian regarding applications that allow large format designs and printing, the application was Scribus a page layout application similar to the high end page layout applications but a lot cheaper because it… Read more…

Dorchester — Aug 11th 2015

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Continuing our coverage of Pages under the title "Boxing Clever”, Michael expanded on the use of text boxes and both standard shapes (adjustable via handles) and adjustable free-form shapes using the Draw with Pen shape. Stroke style and colour, and fill colour are fully editable. He showed how text can be inserted in shapes and formatted just like text on the page. Body text can be wrapped around shapes (including… Read more…

Salisbury — Jul 28th 2015

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Salisbury section meeting 28th July 2015, at Tesco Extra, Southampton Road Salisbury, Community Space.

9 members and one guest attending.

First up was a Q&A with questions on passwords, removing pop-up adds.

Our first item was a follow up from last months presentation on newsletters by Mick, Mark Brandon showed us some of the very professional newsletters he produces using Pages, he designs several editions for… Read more…

Bournemouth — Jul 21st 2015

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Tony started the meeting with a presentation showing us how to find out why our Macs may be running slower than they should. He'd gone to great lengths to make what could be a very technical topic easy to understand. He represented the computer as a linear diagram showing the relationship between the hard disc, the memory and the processor. He explained how they all worked with each other and how their relative speeds can… Read more…

Fareham — Jul 18th 2015

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We had 12 members at this meeting.

During the first half, John gave us a talk about the two in-built iPad cameras.
He mentioned that the front facing 'FaceTime' camera has a low resolution of 1.2MP, whereas the rear facing 'iSight' camera has a much higher resolution of either 5MP or 8MP, depending on the iPad model.

John explained how to manually adjust the exposure, although normally done… Read more…

Dorchester — Jul 14th 2015

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Trevor showed how to get started with Pages by selecting a template, this time sticking with the blank sheet option. Using the Inspector he showed how to set margins, headers and footers before moving on to text options and left, right, centre or justify alignment. He then showed how to include a picture, with the text on the page “wrapping” to provide the space. Next he added a new text box. To draw… Read more…

Beaminster — Jul 7th 2015

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There was a fairly low turnout at Beaminster on Tuesday 7th with 14 present. Good weather and the beginning of the holiday season could have been behind that. Regardless, Michael gave a detailed and interesting presentation to show how to start using Pages in all three flavours – Pages 4 and 5 for the Mac and the latest version for iPad and iPhone. From opening the app to deciding on the style and layout, and… Read more…

Salisbury — Jun 30th 2015

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Salisbury 30th June 2015

14 members and 1 guest

Quite a successful first full meeting at our new venue, Tesco Community Space.

First up was Brian’s presentation explaining the rules regarding the use of the
Tesco Community Space.

Mick then gave us an introduction to Newsletters using Pages, including layout, font sizes, columns, styles for headlines and body text, then selecting colours for the… Read more…

Fareham — Jun 20th 2015

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Eleven people attended this rescheduled meeting, including two guests.
Initially there was a brief Q&A session.

John gave a talk about using gestures on an iPad.
He started by briefly explaining the difference between the modern day touchscreens and those used previously, and mentioned that the first touchscreen was invented in 1965.
He described eight common gestures used on the iPad, as well as some variations of these… Read more…
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