You want to use the iPad more, but you might get stuck with newer technology. Don’t just use it as solely an app machine. Your iPad can do so many amazing things. If you’re ready to learn more about how the iPad can be used to entertain and empower, read on.
It’s simple to find out which apps are currently running on your iPad. If you double-click on the Home button, it will show you all running apps in a bar on the bottom of your screen. Just click the app you wish to switch to, if you so desire. When you no longer want to see it, swipe downwards to eliminate the bar from your screen.
Streaming, gaming, or music can cause battery life to deplete faster. One successful method that makes your battery last longer is to lower the brightness of the screen. You can enjoy your iPad without requiring it to be on the brightest setting.
If you wish to access servers remotely, you need a VPN connection. This can be activated from the network tab under settings. You will be able to put in a server address and then your user name. Talk to the network admin if you need the information required.
Be watchful of all the apps that are running on your iPad. Some apps can continue to run simultaneously with other things on the iPad. To take a look at all running apps, double-click the Home button. The apps you have running are going to show up near the screen’s bottom. After you see what is running, close the bar by swiping downward.
Want your iPad to stop asking you to join networks? Look for the option which gives you the choice of joining networks. By selecting that, you’ll no longer receive all of the invites.
The iPad can use VPN networks for accessing servers in a remote location. 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. Speak with a member of the network administration team to assist if you cannot do this.
When you get your iPad it is set to only show the first two lines of any given message in the preview mode. You may wish to view more of each message before you open it. You can select mail from your settings. Open the mail tab in the settings app, then navigate to Contacts > Calendar. Once there, choose the number of lines to preview using the “preview mail” option.
It is always best to read the manual of the products you buy, but the only way to get a manual for your iPad is to download it. Apple finds that this is the most efficient way for you to be guided.
If you are like most people, you receive many emails each day and do not need to be notified each time. You can get rid of these alerts. Go to Settings then General. You should then select the Sounds menu. Choose to completely turn off the new mail chime or lower its volume.
If you are a person that needs to have a manual with whatever you buy, you need to download the iPad’s one should you need it. Apple doesn’t want to kill trees so they encourage the download option instead.
When you need to keep multiple pages open at the same time, display each new page as a new tab. If you use Safari, tap the link and hold it until the menu option becomes visible. Then just pick to open the page in a brand new tab. You’ll still have your other page handy.
It’s essential that you know how to treat your iPad. Make sure it’s never in direct sunlight, or in very hot conditions. The heat will ruin the performance of your battery. Also, your iPad should not be placed around liquids that can cause damage to it. You should also get a quality padded cover to protect your iPad from shocks and dust.
It is really easy to make a screenshot with an iPad. Simply press and hold the sleep and home buttons simultaneously. The iPad will take your screenshot and store it where it stores all your photos.
When you want to copy and then paste text, tap it and click Select. Once the text is selected, tap “copy”, and switch to the app you wish to paste to and hold down a tap again. This will allow a menu to come up and then paste. In order to paste an entire paragraph, you must tap four times.
iTunes lets you sync documents with your computer. It’s very easy to interact with iTunes now and share documents. Also, you can track and view your PDFs with ease.
A great resource for any question regarding your iPad is an online forum. Most any question that you may have has probably been asked and answered by someone before on a forum. Become a member on one of these forums and ask any questions that you may have.
Isn’t it irritating when you encounter a hyperlink on your iPad, and you are unable to determine where it will take you? The solution is really quite simple. You can’t hover, but you can tap and hold the link. This reveals the hyper-linked URL.
A double click on the iPad Home button will display all apps that are currently in use. This will bring up a bar at the bottom of the screen which shows all the currently running apps. To access an app, just click the app on the bar. That way, you don’t forget about apps you are currently running, and you can close down some you no longer need.
Accessing your iTunes library on your iPad is simple. There is an easy solution for syncing up all your iTunes songs quickly. Just go to “Home Sharing” in both the iPad and iTunes. In your iPad’s music app, tap More, then Shared. Now you can listen to your heart’s content.
Many people would rather not have the percentage of battery charge displayed on their screen constantly. Fortunately, if you’re one of them, you can easily remove the indicator. In general under settings, click on the usage function. This is where it is possible to turn it off. If there’s a time when it’s smart to use it again, then simply return to adjust the slider.
Your pages can be synced with iTunes to share documents with a Mac or PC. This ability is a godsend for many. Functions like emailing and downloading PDFs have become very easy.
You can control notifications. If you have various apps, you may always get alerted with various popups. Just go to SETTINGS and then to NOTIFICATIONS to take control of this problem. You can decide which apps you want to send alerts and which apps you do not. That will help you be notified by whatever you find most important.
After learning more about how your iPad works, you can use it to increase efficiency in your business. It really is amazing how much the iPad can do. Keep learning more about it and stay current with trends. Maybe your iPad will now be your new best friend.