The uses and abilities of the iPad are truly astounding. Thus, they are extraordinarily popular. With so much technology in play, you have to learn how to operate one correctly. This article will give you all the tips you need and will allow you to use your iPad properly. Keep reading to become an iPad pro.
There is a way that you can check all the running applications that you have at a given time. Double-click on Home, and you’ll see your running apps at the bottom of the screen. To switch between apps, just tap the one you want to access. Hit the Home button to get rid of the bar.
Does it irritate you when you get an alert about your iPad detecting a wi-fi network? By going into your settings, you can choose to turn off this feature. Select that tab that says “Wi-Fi” and choose the option that is last on the page. This will stop you from getting prompts.
If your iPad freezes, perform a soft reset to reboot your device. Simply press down on the home button and the power button at the same time. Your device then restarts itself. To close an application, click the home button and hold it.
Have you accidentally bumped an app that makes noise by accident? To quickly mute the iPad’s volume, just hold down the volume button. If you use mute often, you can set the lock orientation key to act as your mute button.
There is no hard-copy manual for iPad, but if you want one, you can download it and print it. Apple doesn’t want to kill trees so they encourage the download option instead.
By using shortcuts, sending messages is easy. For instance, hitting your space bar two times as you type automatically inserts a period and a space. You can save time by doing these things automatically instead of manually, so that you can easily send messages to more of your friends.
Do you find it irritating that you have to constantly tap your bookmarks icon to view your favorite sites? You should activate the bookmark bar. Start with Settings, then choose Safari. You will see an option for always showing your bookmarks bar. Enable it to the On position.
There is a way to locate your iPad if it becomes misplaced. Just go to your iPad’s Settings and then click on iCloud. Put your Apple ID in, and where it says to “Find My iPad,” click the button to turn it on. If you ever have the misfortune of losing the iPad, then hop onto iCloud.com.
Screenshots are not hard to take on your iPad. Hold Home and Sleep simultaneously. These two buttons will save a screenshot of the devices current display and save it to a directory of your choosing.
Does the battery indicator on your iPad distract you? It is easy to banish this totally useless information from your iPad’s screen. Click on Settings. Under the General section, you will find Usage. When you’re here, the battery percentage display can easily be turned off.
Since getting an iPad costs quit a bit of money, you’d be wise to take great care of it. Screen protectors are purchased by many people. It may seem like a flimsy piece of plastic, but it will do a good job of protecting your iPad’s screen. Whenever you clean the screen of your iPad, use a soft cloth that has been lightly dampened with water. Don’t use things like window cleaners when you’re trying to wash your iPad off.
Are you afraid that the link you are about to click on in Safari is inappropriate? There is an easy way to solve this. Since you are unable to hover, you can just hold the word. That will show you the underlying URL.
It is possible to copy text and then paste it. Use your finger to highlight the text, then choose the text that should be copied. Tap once more after the text appears in yellow highlight. Then select Copy. You are able to paste text by just tapping and then choosing Paste.
You can now do a quick mute your iPad. The original iPads did not have a mute button. Once iOS 4.3 came out, there was an option added where your lock switch can mute the sound. To perform a fast mute, all that you need to do is press and hold the volume-down button.
This article has shown the great benefits of iPad usage. However, you must learn how to use it for it to become truly useful. Using all these tips will make you an iPad master. Good luck to you!