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Tips and Tricks: Creating and Marking Up PDFs in iOS 11

As a contractor, I can tell you that PDF documents are the industry standard in my world. You don’t have to fuss with security settings or worry about them being altered the same way that you do with a Word doc, or other editable document style. If I am sending a customer a quote, it’s going to be saved as a PDF. If I’m sending a scan of a hard copy of something- PDF. When I get blueprints and specifications for a job to look at for bidding- PFD. If I am sending out a final copy of a project submittal or owner’s manual- PDF. These documents were all created using something else, such as Word, Excel, AutoCAD, etc, but they all end up as PFDs in the end. As the full file name suggests, PDF is all about portability.

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How to Manage and Edit the Mailboxes on your iPad

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The most widely used email client on iOS is the default Apple Mail app.  Sure there are other email apps out there that are much more feature rich and great to use.  However, the masses typically go with default programs that come pre-installed in their devices.  In addition, if you aren’t the type of user who dives down deep into your settings, you generally miss out on some clever, helpful little tips on occasion.  This is one of them.  Did your know that in Apple Mail you can add additional mailboxes and personalize your views to show only the mailboxes and sub mailboxes you’d like to see?   Surprisingly, I was unaware of this feature and accidentally stumbled across it one day.

In order to add or edit mailboxes start by opening the mail app and selecting “edit” in the upper right corner.  Once you do this you will see a collection of new  mailbox  that can be added to, or replace any of your current mailbox views.  These can be supplemental, or organized in the order and preference you choose.

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