Workshop Questions: Organizing mail and creating calendars

There are always questions that stumps me when I give a presentation- today it had to do with the default mail app and iCal and happened to be questions I have been asking myself for a while but have done nothing about.

Well, the time to act is now I say! So…

1. How do you sort your mail on the iPad?

Luckily I found this lovely guide from the “for dummies” guide that explains how to search, move and delete your email:

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But it didn’t tell me how to make a new folder…


But then I found this very √† propos tutorial on a site called Here’s the thing:

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On to question #2: How do you make a calendar in iCal on your iPad?

I couldn’t find a tutorial on this one, so I figured it out myself:

1. Open iCal and tap Calendars:


2. Tap on edit:


3. In the icloud section you will see the “Add calendar”. Tap it. Plug in the name of your calendar, choose the colour and voil√†! A new calendar!


Then, when you plug in your event, you can choose your calendar: