You Can Do A Lot More Than You Think With Your IPad

It’s truly amazing how much technology has came about in the past few years. Technology is getting stronger, but also arriving in smaller packages every year. The iPad continues this progress as the latest gadget.

It is easy to access all open apps. Just push the Home button twice in succession to show an icon for each running app. This is a great way to switch between apps. Hit the Home button to get rid of the bar.

Remote servers can be accessed with VPN networks. There is an icon in your iPad’s menu to activate a remote server through a VPN network. Just look under the network tab. Then, you’ll need to put in a username and your server address. If you are not sure what the server address is, you should contact the person who administrate the VPN network.

Sometimes you will get a frustrating wifi-network prompt during the day. By going into your settings, you can choose to turn off this feature. If you don’t want further prompts, turn off the last option found on the page.

You can set your iPad to preview five lines of a single email. Go to Settings, Mail, and Preview. Select the number of lines you’d like to see. Now it is possible to preview more content from each message, making skimming quicker.

The iPad’s default setting shows two lines of every email prior to it being opened. This way you can screen your emails. Just access your Setting and the select Mail. Under the mail menu, choose Contacts, and then Calender. Change the Preview options for mail to More Lines.

Open new pages by using a new tab to enable you to keep multiple pages open at once. While browsing in Safari, hold down the link and a menu will pop up. You will be given the choice to open the website of choice in an additional tab in the pop-up menu.

There is a way to locate your iPad if it becomes misplaced. You can go to iCloud from Settings. Add your account’s Apple ID and turn on the app. If you ever lose the device, just go to iCloud.com.

It’s simple to find the apps which are running. Double click the Home button, and they appear in an instant at the very bottom of whichever screen you are currently on. This little trick saves a ton of time, as you don’t have to scroll through screens to access something.

To view running apps, simply double click the home button. This bar shows all running apps and they can be accessed by pressing the icon in that bar. Doing so lets you remember which apps are currently open.

Turning down the brightness of the screen can extend the life of your iPad’s battery. This is really important if you expect anything important such as a message or email. If you want the brightness lowered, look on the menu for the icon with a sun.

When using the internet it is easy to do many things at one time. Why depart from the webpage you are browsing just because you are clicking on a link? Holding the link will bring you to the options menu. From this point, opt to open that link inside a new tab to remain on your current tab while the new one opens.

Music through iTunes is great option to install on your iPad. There is an easy solution for syncing up all your iTunes songs quickly. Use the “Home Sharing” mode on iTunes and your iPad. Then, you can go to the app you have for music, click More and then Shared. This makes it simple to enjoy your favorite songs!

Taking screenshots on an iPad is easy. Press the two buttons on the top and bottom to accomplish this. You’ll see a flash and hear a clicking noise. This lets you know that you’ve successfully taken the photo. The shot will appear in the Photos app where it can be emailed or viewed.

Does reading on your iPad make your eyes tired? Adjusting the brightness will help cure this problem and make reading enjoyable once again. You can either access the brightness level in your settings or lower the brightness directly in the eBook app by using the brightness slider.

Are you unhappy with the Google search engine on your iPad? You can switch it for another. Find the Settings menu and the option is listed beneath the “Safari” subheading. You will see a list from which you can select a new default search engine. Select Google, Bing or Yahoo as your new search engine.

Have you wondered why your iPad is slowly getting a little bit slower when you’re trying to navigate with it? Even after clearing out information that you no longer use or need, is it still taking longer than you would like it to when you are trying to get things done? Think about putting pictures and media in iCloud to free up more space. For a lot of users, the iPad becomes a lot faster and more smooth when they do this.

To copy text on your iPad is simple; you just need to double click any keyword. This method is a bit hard to use for an entire paragraph. To do this, tap the text 4 times, on it should have copied the whole paragraph. This works for paragraphs, addresses as well as the URL bar.

Put parental controls in place on your iPad. Access your Settings menu, then choose General and Restrictions. When you are in the Restrictions area, hit the option that will allow you to enable restrictions. Now your child is protected from exposure to age inappropriate content. Anything that isn’t age appropriate, such as certain shows, videos and websites will be off limits.

There is so many choices in technology nowadays. If you buy an iPad, all you have to do is learn a little more about it. This article is but a start, so continue to read and learn more.