Oprah herself has said the iPad is one of the top inventions of recent years. While you may have just received yours, or maybe you’ve had one since day one, you still need to learn all that it offers. Keep reading for some great shortcuts and other advice on using your iPad.
Keep up with your spending on apps. It is so simple to use your iTunes application that you can rack up a huge bill without realizing it. Keep close tabs on this, or you will surely regret it!
Be aware of the amount you are spending to purchase apps for your iPad. It’s simple to keep spending where there is so much to download. You should monitor the spending and limit the time to a strict deadline.
VPN networks are used to access remote servers. The networking tab will have all of the options needed to configure a VPN and establish a connection with your preferred network. Enter the required username and server address. If the server address is not something you personally know, contact your network administrator.
Do you get perturbed when your iPad wants you to go on the WiFi available? You can go to your settings and disable this feature. Choose the Wi-Fi tab, and the last option on the page can be turned off if you do not wish to be prompted anymore.
Is a noisy app driving you nuts? You can quickly turn the sound down by holding down the “vol -” button until it is muted. If you use the mute button a lot, you can configure the lock orientation button to function as a mute button.
Many people struggle to type on tablets, but it gets easier over time. That said, a button for speech dictation exists on your iPad. All you have to do is quickly double click the Home button and then select the image of a microphone. Record yourself talking, tap the microphone button again and a transcription of your speech will appear.
Do you want to get rid of the chime when you receive a new email? There is a way that you can eliminate this noise. First you need to go to Settings>General. Select “Sounds” under this tab. You can shut off the new mail alert or reduce its level.
If you want to keep current pages open, just open new ones in a different tab. When you find a website in Safari, hold your finger on the link. A menu will appear. In this pop-up menu, you will have the option to open the new link in a new tab.
The iPad’s default setting shows two lines of every email prior to it being opened. You might want to see more than that, though. Just access your Setting and the select Mail. Choose Contacts>>Calendar, and then select the number of lines you’d like to preview for Mail.
Now that you have gained more knowledge on the iPad, you know what you can do with it. Make use of the advice you have learned from the above article to use your iPad easily and efficiently. Be sure to obtain as much information as possible so that you get the most you can from this versatile device.