There is virtually no limit to the amazing things your iPad is capable of! You’ll never know all there is to know, but you can start educating yourself today and get one step closer. You need to learn the many uses of your iPad, including where to look for apps and tips and tricks for using them properly. Keep reading through the following article!
Folders are now supported by the iPad’s iOS. You can start by holding down on your app until it jiggles, and then place it on top of a related app. This will create a folder with both apps. This folder can be easily renamed.
You do not have to use the camera roll icon to see the picture or the video you just took. Just do a one-finger swipe to see your photo or video. You can look at previous pictures by going left.
Do you find the Wi-Fi notifications increasingly annoying? This can be turned off in settings. Select that tab that says “Wi-Fi” and choose the option that is last on the page. This will stop you from getting prompts.
A soft reset will allow you to resume using your iPad if the screen is frozen. This is done by holding your power button and your home button down at the same time for a few seconds. Your device then restarts itself. When an app is stuck, you can hold the Home button and it should close.
Are you worried about possibly losing your iPad? Go to Settings, then iCloud. Enter your Apple ID, and then scroll down to “Find My iPad.” Then activate it. By doing this, if you ever misplace your iPad, you can go to iCloud.com to find it.
If you do not have a lot of time, you should never charge your iPad with your iPhone charger. The iPad requires a larger wattage requirement than the iPhone. It’ll take a long time for an iPhone charger to totally charge an iPad. You should use the charger that came with the iPad.
Muting your iPad’s sound is actually pretty simple. Just depress the volume button for only 2 seconds. This is far faster than changing the volume level all the time. If you want to readjust it, press it down once more.
Your iPad is not an inexpensive mobile device; therefore, you should take proper care of it. Lots of iPad owners buy screen protectors. These thin plastic sheets can give your iPad screen more protection. Use a cloth that is designed for cleaning screens whenever you wipe off your iPad. Avoid using window cleaners or other types of cleaners to clean your iPad.
Do you want to get to your most popular apps as fast as possible? By double clicking the home button, the apps will come up immediately on the bottom of your device. That one trick saves you time so you don’t need to scroll through everything to find what you need.
Open pages in new tabs. If you are in the Safari browser you can tap on it and then a menu will pops up. Here, you can choose to open the link in a tab.
Text can be copied and pasted on your iPad. Whatever text that you hope to cut and paste should be tapped and then held. Then choose select to pick the particular sentence that you want. The text you want to copy will be highlighted in yellow, but you can change your selection. Choose copy once you are done. Simply tap, hold and select paste to apply the highlighted text.
Even though you may not want them, security features are a smart idea. It is impossible to know when you might lose an iPad accidentally or to theft.
Do you find your Ipad Google search app unsatisfactory? This is simple to change. To access this feature open your Settings menu, click Safari and then click Search Engine. Pick another engine you’d prefer. You can choose between Bing, Yahoo or Google.
The iPad is great for music, but for podcasts too! You can find radio programs in varying lengths on just about any topic. When music loses your interest, podcasts can provide alternative entertainment. You will definitely be able to find a subject that interests you.
Did you know you can connect your TV to your iPad? This can be done through a special adapter. You can either get a VGA adapter or a digital AV adapter from an Apple store. Either works for your purpose.
Are you aware you don’t need to use the iPad’s keyboard? It can be hard typing on a tiny keyboard that is on a screen. A better option is to buy a Bluetooth-enabled keyboard, which can be used with your iPad easily. This enables you type as easily as you do on a laptop.
Have you ever wanted to take a quick screenshot before? You’d be surprised how easy this is. Press Home followed by the sleep/wake button. A brief flash will go off, and that’s your screenshot! The screenshot will be saved automatically, so no hassle!
Want to see all your running apps? All you have to do is tap the Home button twice. This will open up a bar with all currently running apps and you can select each of them individually. This will help you remember what you are running so you can close any you aren’t using anymore.
Worried about screen scratches? The iPad is very durable, if you see scratches you should put a screen protector on it. This avoids damage to both the iPad and your fingers.
The iPad no longer includes the cool navigation and applications fail to load quickly. Start by getting rid of the data you do not use anymore to free some space. If so, then your next step might need to be sending all of your pictures and music to the cloud. This usually speeds things up quite a bit.
When you are trying to copy text on your device, simply tap a word twice. However, it may be difficult copying an entire paragraph using that method. Four taps on the text will copy a whole paragraph for you. You can use this in both the URL bar of Safari and other apps.
One of the great things about your iPad is the ability to listen to music through iTunes. There is a simple solution to accessing all of the songs in your iTunes account without the bother of downloading them again. Use the “Home Sharing” mode on iTunes and your iPad. Select your iPad Music icon, go to More and, finally, tap Shared. Enjoy your favorite sounds!
You can pass podcasts on to your friends and family quite easily. If you have a podcast you want to share, keep listening and share it quickly. Simply push in the Email button when you’re listening to the podcast. Then you will be able to select recipients and send.
Were you aware that the Google Calendar could be synced with the app? This can be utilized by going to settings, mail, contacts and finally calendars. Click, then add an account, then select Other. Select Add CalDAV Account, then enter your log-information from Google.
A screen protector to use with your iPad is a wise purchase. Screen protectors are just pieces of clear plastic used to protect the screen on your iPad. It can prevent small and even large scratches from forming, and has also been said to prevent the screen from breaking. This will make it easier to enjoy your iPad for years to come.
You can control notifications. Particularly, if your device is app-heavy, you probably get a lot of notifications throughout the day. Just go to SETTINGS and then to NOTIFICATIONS to take control of this problem. This allows you to disable alerts from apps where instant notification isn’t necessary. This allows you to restrain the alerts to only the most important apps.
An iPad can be great at making your life a bit easier. It’s fun to figure out how to use your iPad both for business and entertainment. You are able to combine many technologies, and you can finally start that.