Discussion in 'iPad Hacks' started by bperrella, Aug 11, 2010.

  1. macrumors regular

    Apr 8, 2010
    I use my iPad to take notes in class, but my issue is that I type in outline format so the lack of a TAB key on the iPad keyboard slows my typing speed significantly. Is there a custom keyboard for the iPad that does have a TAB key? I would like to avoid carrying the external keyboard dock or bluetooth keyboard.
  2. macrumors 6502

    Jul 8, 2010

    I actually have the same issue - i find myself formatting using the space bar, which is time consuming (excessively so because I am pretty anal about keeping my notes and outlines neat and aligned. so each indent needs to be the same amount of spaces..)

    I would love it if there was a solution for this.
  3. thread starter macrumors regular

    Apr 8, 2010
    Exactly - same thing with me. Hitting the Space Bar 10x gets time consuming.
  4. dZp
    macrumors 6502a


    Mar 29, 2006
  5. macrumors regular

    Jun 27, 2010
    You can two, three, four finger +....tap the space bar for more spaces at one time, but yeah, I generally hate the keyboard and wish replacements where available that were not app specific.
  6. macrumors regular

    Jun 4, 2010
    I grabbed Documents to Go from the app store which has indent management and auto bullet and numbered lists. Everything I needed for notes at work.

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