Tech Tips | Clive Roberts, the Mobile Apps Manager of Harcourts International, shares with us some of his favourite tech tips.
Clive Roberts, the Mobile Apps Manager of Harcourts International, shares with us some of his favourite tech tips.
iOS Keyboard TIP: Hold down the space bar for text selection
Just hold down the space bar for moving the cursor, and for text selection
iPhone/iPad TIP: Do Not Disturb
You can set DND to be for e.g. an hour or Until you leave a location, or Until the end of this event etc from Control Centre (slide down from top right on new devices)
iPad TIP: Convert printed table to Excel
To convert a printed (or onscreen) table into Excel data:
Open Excel on your iPad (free app)
Tap Insert > Data from Picture
Take your picture & change the outline of the data if necessary
Tap Insert once the Processing has finished
Review if prompted
Enjoy a break with the time you've saved
32 year Timelapse of your Area
To see a pretty fascinating timelapse of your area thanks to Google Earth, go to https://earthengine.google.com/timelapse/
It shows an animation of the changes from 1984 to 2016. Use the Search box top left, and then Zoom in/out. Play/Pause is bottom left.
Image TIP: remove background
If you want to quickly remove a background image from a people photo, use https://www.remove.bg/ for free. Just select your image and give it a few seconds.
iOS Tip for Lists:
Tap at top of screen to return to the very top of the list
5 Devices to Consider:
Bluetooth headphones for wireless listening
Tile or other Bluetooth Tracker for finding your keys, wallet, etc
Portable Battery for charging your device
Wireless charger for recent Smartphones
Wearable such as an Apple Watch