The iPad is a wonderful device that has many great features. You’ve found some ways to use it, however, you need to learn more to become an advanced user. You can handle your banking, play games, use social media, and pretty much combine everything you do online and offline onto your iPad. Read on to discover more!
Be aware that your battery may be short-lived if you make use of your iPad for listening to music, playing games or streaming movies. Adjust the brightness of your screen if you would like to extend the battery’s life. You will discover that the brightest settings are rarely necessary.
You can access all of your running apps on your iPad. Double clicking on your Home button will bring up a bar along the bottom of the screen displaying all of your currently running apps. You can scroll through the applications or choose one of them. You should swipe the screen downwards in order to eliminate the bar.
You can now create folders with your iPad’s iOS. To create a folder, you will need to place and hold a finger on the app until it begins to jiggle. Once it is jiggling, drag your finger and app to another icon and release. Doing this creates a folder, categorizing both apps. You can change the name to better describe the apps within.
You can access remote servers through a VPN network. To activate your iPad’s VPN feature, head to settings and click on network tab. A server address and username will be required to use this. If you are unsure about the address, talk to your network administrator.
Do you often accidentally open loud apps? Press volume down for a few seconds to mute quickly. If you mute often, you can set your lock orientation button as a tool to mute.
If you find that your iPad is freezing, soft reset it to make the device reboot. This is accomplished by holding both the power and home buttons at the same time for around 10 seconds. Then the iPad will reset. If you want to kill a running process, hold the main button for around 5 seconds.
iPad care is imperative. Firstly, you must keep the iPad away from the sun, and make sure it’s not locked in your car when it’s hot. Also, your battery will be drained faster than usual. Don’t leave your iPad anywhere that it will encounter dampness or liquids. You should buy a cover that is padded to provide further protection for the device.
Are you being nagged by the battery charge notification? This is easy to toggle off. Start out in the Settings menu. Then click Usage under the General Settings. Under the Usage menu, you will be able to turn off the display.
If you do not have much time, do not use your iPhone’s charger to charge your iPad. Your iPhone does not have the same wattage as the iPad and it can be detrimental to the health of your iPhone charger to do so. Charging with the incorrect charger will delay the charge time. You would be better off using the one that came with the iPad.
Do you not like having Google set as the default search engine? If so, there is a way for you to change this. Simply navigate to Settings, Safari, and then Search Engine. You can then switch to Yahoo or Bing if you like them better than Google.
Does tapping the bookmark menu take too much time? You can easily do this by always showing the bookmarks bar. Turn the Always Show Bookmark bar option on in your Settings menu.
Would you like to locate your iPad if it is misplaced? Just go to your iPad’s Settings and then click on 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.
Do you wish you could get to your bookmarked favorite sites quicker and easier? Within the iPad you can, simply by enabling the bookmarks bar. Turn the Always Show Bookmark bar option on in your Settings menu.
Thanks to the fact that you read the above article, you are now ready to put the tips above to use. The more you learn, the more use you’ll get out of this amazing device. It will prove to be very useful and you won’t regret your purchase!