Don’t install the iPadOS beta unless you have a new iPad Pro
For me the most interesting update to iPadOS is something that only some can use. This is the new multitasking that is emulating what Apple are also doing on the Mac. If you don’t have a new M1 iPad Pro there is little point in potentially causing yourself problems using the Beta.
My iPad Pro iPadOS 14 Home Screen
Not posted an iPad Home Screen in a while so thought I would update you all on what my iPadOS 14 Home Screen looks like. Few of my current key apps Standard Apple Calendar, been my go to now for a little while. I like the widget on iOS and to be honest I don’t…
Proper Widgets on the iPad
Link Matt’s doing such a great job with his YouTube channel and wanted to share how he’s imagining widgets existing on the iPad as per the iPhone. I really hope Apple is paying attention to this and give it to us sooner rather than later but I don’t think we’ll ever see it personally. It…
What’s up with iPadOS 14?
I’m continuing to have issues with iPadOS 14, two of which I wanted to go through here and has me asking – does Apple test their own software on every device they ship? I’ve restored my devices multiple times and for me these two keep coming back, it seems specific to the 11″ iPad Pro.…
IPadOS 14 wish list
We are less than a week away from WWDC’20 and after moving back to the iPad full time I thought I’d have a think about what I’d like to see in the next version of iPadOS. Keyboard enhancements Ability to remove the typing suggestion bar at the bottom when a keyboard is attached. Multi-user support…
How to put a 2020 iPad Pro into recovery mode
I always like to restore my new iOS devices to a fresh iOS install when I get one from the factory, but like the iPhone X it’s not obvious how to do this on the 2020 iPad Pro. You’ll need your Mac to connect your iPad to. Power down your iPad by holding down the…
iPadOS cursor help
Spotted this page on Apple talking about the new cursor support that has come in iOS 13.4. You definitely need to pick up a trackpad.
iPadOS 13 public beta 2 breaks USB mouse support on the 10.5” iPad Pro
I’ve discovered something I’m hoping is just me rather than a wider bug but testing iPadOS 13 public beta 2 I’ve noticed my USB mouse stopped working on my 10.5″ iPad. When I tested the same thing on my iPad Mini it works absolutely fine. I’ve raised this with Apple so I’ll update this post…
Some initial thoughts on iPadOS
I managed to avoid spoilers this year before the keynote and was pleasantly surprised by Apple creating a fork of iOS just for the iPad. It’s long overdue and I’m hoping it means each year now we’ll see improvements to the iPad. As someone that lives on the iPad I was really excited to give…
Photos in iPadOS now lets you navigate with a keyboard
I had to connect my Smart Keyboard cover to test one of my top 10 iPad features that I wanted and it works! You can now tap on an image to make full screen then use the arrow keys on your keyboard to navigate through your photos. This is a massive wish list item ticked…