You can use your iPad in so many different ways. Some people like to use it to create word documents using a keyboard. You can add a joystick to make it a computer gaming system. Add an appropriate application, and you can do video conferencing. The following article will help you customize your iPad for your specific needs.
Should your iPad freeze, you can reboot it by performing a soft reset. Simultaneously hold down the Power and Home buttons for several seconds. This will cause the iPad to restart. If you just want to force an app to close, hold down just the home button for a few seconds.
You can access remote servers through a VPN network. If you want to establish a connection to a VPN with your iPad, locate the tab labeled Network and enable the VPN feature. You will be asked to provide a server address and a username. Get in touch with the network administrator if you do not know the server address.
Which apps are running? A good number of iPad apps are able to run seemingly in the background at the same time that you are otherwise engaged. Double-click Home to see what’s currently running. The apps currently running will appear in a bar at the bottom of your screen. Press the Home button again or swipe down to clear the bar.
Do you hate only being able to preview two lines of your new emails? If so, you can change this option. In your Settings menu, click on Mail, and then find the Preview setting. Change the preview feature to increase the lines you see. You are now able to read more of one email in the inbox, and you can skim over them more effectively.
The iPhone charger isn’t ideal for quickly charging your tablet. The iPad carries 10 watts as opposed to just 5 watts for the iPhone. If you use that iPhone battery charger, it will be twice the time to charge. Just use the original charger that was given with the iPad.
Lots of people say that typing on a tablet is difficult; however, this problem continues to improve. You can utilize the speech recognition abilities of the device. Simply push home twice and a small microphone will pop up. Once done talking, press it again and you’ll see what you said.
If you are worried about anyone trying to get into your phone and seeing all of your private information, you can set your password to erase all data after so many failed attempts. This feature erases everything recorded on your phone after someone has tried and failed 10 times.
Does your email notification drive you crazy? Were you aware that this feature can be disabled? Start by going to Setting and General. Once you get there, select Sounds. Now you can disable the mail sounds or fix the level.
If you want to sync your Google and iPad calendars, go to Mail, Contact then Calendars. You can then go to Add An Account and then Other. Tap the Add CalDAV Account icon and put in your Google information. You can then exit the settings and access the calender through the app. You should now be set to go.
“Ding!” Does the chiming of your iPad whenever you receive another email drive you crazy? You can turn this notification off. Go to the Settings and select the General tab. Then select Sounds. In this area, you will be able to adjust your sound settings for NEW MAIL.
Does the battery charge icon distract you on your iPad screen? This is easy to toggle off. To begin, open the Settings menu. Then click on General, and then Usage. Here, you can turn off the battery percentage indicator if it bothers you.
It’s fairly easy to grab a quick screenshot on your iPad. You just have to hit the sleep and home buttons together. That takes the shot and puts it with the rest of your pictures.
To quickly copy and paste on an iPad, tap and hold down the desired text and then pick select. Next, choose “copy” from the popup memu. After that, go to the place where you want to paste the text and hold again. You can then paste. For a whole paragraph, you will have to tap four times.
If you use Google Calendar and want it included within the calendar app on your iPad, then go to your Mail option, followed by Contacts and finally Calendars. You will see an option that lets you Add An Account. Tap the Other option that comes up. Tap Add CallDAV Account and then enter your Google data. Next, leave the settings area and hit your calendar application. This will get you the desired result that you are looking for.
No matter your goals, entertainment, communication, or work, the iPad helps with it all. You’ll just need to learn a bit about what your iPad can do to fully get the most out of it. Take the knowledge from here and make it work for you.