How to Attach a Photo to an Email on an iPad

Sharing photos with family and friends has never been easier thanks to the iPad. Here's how you do it:

  • Tap Photos on the iPad’s home screen.
  • Open the image you’d like to share.

  • Tap the share icon in the top right corner, then select your email app
  • Fill in the recipient and subject, add a message, then hit Send.

Bonus Tip: To select multiple photos for e-mailing, tap the arrow icon while you’re viewing an album, then check the images you’d like to share. Now tap E-mail.

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