Apple iPad with Retina display

Apple iPad with Retina display

How to guides

Use notifications

You can set your device to display notifications about new messages and appointments in the status bar at the top of the display. Follow these instructions to use notifications.

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Find "Notifications"

Press Settings.

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Find "Notifications"

Press Notifications.

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Select option

Select one of the following options:

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Select option

Select sort order for notifications, go to 2a.

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Select option

Select settings for notifications, go to 2b.

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Select option

Organise menu items, go to 2c.

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2a - Select sort order for notifications

Press Manually or By Time.

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2b - Select settings for notifications

Press the required menu item.

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2b - Select settings for notifications

To turn display of notifications on or off:

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2b - Select settings for notifications

Press the indicator next to Notification Centre.

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2b - Select settings for notifications

Depending on the current setting, the function is turned on or off.

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2b - Select settings for notifications

To select the number of notifications:

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2b - Select settings for notifications

Press Show.

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2b - Select settings for notifications

Press the required setting.

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2b - Select settings for notifications

Press the field in the top left corner of the menu.

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2b - Select settings for notifications

To change display format:

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2b - Select settings for notifications

Press the required format below Alert Style.

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2b - Select settings for notifications

Depending on the menu item selected, more settings may be available. Follow the instructions on the display to select the required settings.

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2b - Select settings for notifications

Press Notifications to save the settings.

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2c - Organise menu items

Press Edit.

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2c - Organise menu items

Press and hold the organise icon next to the required menu item.

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2c - Organise menu items

Drag the menu item to the required position.

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2c - Organise menu items

Press Done.

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Use notifications

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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Use notifications

Press and drag the status bar downwards.

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Use notifications

Press the required notification.

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Use notifications

Follow the instructions on the display to use the selected function.

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Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Notifications"

Press Settings.
Press Notifications.

2. Select option

Select one of the following options:
Select sort order for notifications, go to 2a.
Select settings for notifications, go to 2b.
Organise menu items, go to 2c.

3. 2a - Select sort order for notifications

Press Manually or By Time.

4. 2b - Select settings for notifications

Press the required menu item.
To turn display of notifications on or off:
Press the indicator next to Notification Centre.
Depending on the current setting, the function is turned on or off.
To select the number of notifications:
Press Show.
Press the required setting.
Press the field in the top left corner of the menu.
To change display format:
Press the required format below Alert Style.
Depending on the menu item selected, more settings may be available. Follow the instructions on the display to select the required settings.
Press Notifications to save the settings.

5. 2c - Organise menu items

Press Edit.
Press and hold the organise icon next to the required menu item.
Drag the menu item to the required position.
Press Done.

6. Use notifications

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.
Press and drag the status bar downwards.
Press the required notification.
Follow the instructions on the display to use the selected function.

7. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

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