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Windows 7: What's so..... about the IPAD?

19 Jul 2010   #1

windows 7 professional & ultimate 64bit laptops
 
 
What's so..... about the IPAD?

Please tell me the good and bad about the IPAD


wi-fi?
sync to my XP 2002 outlook?
network to ------------ 98SE,win2000,XP home,XP pro,vista,Windows 7?
ability to play 175GIGS of MP3's?


whatever else I'm missing

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19 Jul 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

wi-fi? : YES
sync to my XP 2002 outlook? YES : GUIDE
network to ------------ 98SE,win2000,XP home,XP pro,vista,Windows 7? NO - Unless you remote into a Windows Computer using the iPad : GUIDE
ability to play 175GIGS of MP3's? NO - Unless you are SHARING the music on your home network through iTunes (64GB max for the iPad)

Remember, the iPad is NOT a "computer". There is no start menu (or even a mac start menu), its basically a gigantic iPod touch. Great for web browsing and apps from the apple app store, and playing music and movies.
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19 Jul 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x86 build 7600 (XP, 98SE, 95, 3.11, DOS 7.10 on VM) + Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Lucid Lynx
 
 

Its not the iPad thats bad, its the over hyped hype surrounding it thats disgusting. As Kirsch said, "... its basically a gigantic iPod touch ..."
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19 Jul 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
 
 

I am looking at getting an iPad for my disabled daughter. There is a University in America somewhere that has written an app for the iPad to enable communication with disabled people. I'm just waiting to see if the Australian Government use their brains and take advantage of the technology, as it has proven to be worth it's weight in gold {so to speak} in trials thus far.
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19 Jul 2010   #5

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pacinitaly View Post
Please tell me the good and bad about the IPAD


wi-fi?
sync to my XP 2002 outlook?
network to ------------ 98SE,win2000,XP home,XP pro,vista,Windows 7?
ability to play 175GIGS of MP3's?


whatever else I'm missing
It's an Apple product. That automatically makes it both overpriced and proprietary.
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20 Jul 2010   #6

windows 7 professional & ultimate 64bit laptops
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kirsch View Post
wi-fi? : YES
sync to my XP 2002 outlook? YES : GUIDE
network to ------------ 98SE,win2000,XP home,XP pro,vista,Windows 7? NO - Unless you remote into a Windows Computer using the iPad : GUIDE
ability to play 175GIGS of MP3's? NO - Unless you are SHARING the music on your home network through iTunes (64GB max for the iPad)

Remember, the iPad is NOT a "computer". There is no start menu (or even a mac start menu), its basically a gigantic iPod touch. Great for web browsing and apps from the apple app store, and playing music and movies.



thank you very much for the info
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20 Jul 2010   #7

Windows® 8 Pro (64-bit)
 
 

I think you should wait for the next one.
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21 Jul 2010   #8

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

It's good at what it does. It's good looking. It's popular. It's a big toy. Can it have it's uses, sure. Do people want them, you bet. If you have the extra cash, not a problem I've ever had.

A Guy
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