You want make better use of your iPad, but often the new features might be confusing. Don’t allow it to just become a machine you do a few things on. You can do a lot of great things on your iPad. This article offers you lots of great advice.
You can get to all the running apps on your tablet. To see the currently running apps, just tap the Home button twice and you can see them quite clearly. Tap on any of these apps to access it. You should swipe the screen downwards in order to eliminate the bar.
Are you finding it annoying to receive constant messages from your iPad asking if you are interested in accessing a wifi network that it has detected? You’re able to turn off this feature through the settings menu. If you don’t want further prompts, turn off the last option found on the page.
Don’t use your iPhone charger for your iPad if you are short on time. The iPad charger is a 10 watt charger. The iPhone charger is a 5 watt charger. If you use your iPhone charger for your iPad, it will take forever to charge. You should use the charger that came with the iPad.
Lots of people find tablet typing to be tough, though with time, they get more comfortable. That said, a button for speech dictation exists on your iPad. Just push the home button twice and then tap on the little microphone that you see. After you have dictated your piece, tap the icon one more time and your text will display.
With the default setting you can see the first two lines of any emails before you open them. If you would rather see more before you open it, there is an option. Just visit SETTINGS and tap MAIL. Under Mail select Contacts, then Calender to change the Preview mail options for more lines.
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 changed to a downloadable version to stay green.
It can be really annoying to have your iPad chime every time you receive an email. The great thing is that you do not have to be. Tap on “Settings”, and then select “General”. Select Sounds under the General heading. You will be able to turn the sound off here or adjust the volume.
You can add Google Calendar to your calendar app by going to Mail/Contacts/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. Once done, click the calendar app. All that you need should be right there.
You can change your search engine from the default Google to another you prefer. To change these settings, navigate your way to your Safari setting and choose search engine. You will have the option of changing your search engine to Bing or Yahoo if you find them to be more preferable than Google.
Is clicking the Bookmarks button driving you nuts? You should activate the bookmark bar. Go to Settings, Safari, and then select Always Show Bookmarks Bar and turn it to On.
It is really easy to make a screenshot with an iPad. Simply press the Sleep and Hold buttons simultaneously. This will take a picture that filters into your album of pictures.
Do you download podcasts yet? These radio programs cover a wide variety of topic and typically range from a couple of minutes to a couple of hours in length. If music is failing to hold your interest, see if podcasts are for you. You will surely find many subjects which interest you.
You can use the copy and paste feature on your iPad. Tap the text you wish to copy, hold, then choose select to select the words you are interested in copying. The text you want to copy will be highlighted in yellow, but you can change your selection. Choose copy once you are done. You can paste, then, by pressing, then holding, and choosing “paste”.
Some people hold the iPad horizontally while taking photos. This will move the shutter button, which can wobble when shooting a photo. Make use of the orientation lock. This setting will place the shutter button in a place that you can easily reach with your thumb. The photo can be rotated in image editor afterwards.
Join an online forum for iPad users. You can learn so much from others who already know how to use the device. This lets you learn and share, too. If you’re having any problems using your iPad, you should be able to find solutions on one of these forums.
You cannot move from day-to-day by swiping on the calendar. You can select the appropriate date using the navigation bar. The present date is rendered in blue, and easily noticeable.
Are you noticing an increasing number of scratches on your screen? The iPad can withstand quite a lot of wear and tear, but a protector is a good purchase if you are seeing small scratches showing up on your screen. It keeps your iPad clean, safe from scratches and working for many years to come.
Do you want the ability to read PDF files on your iPad? You have to send these files through email so your iPad can open it in iBooks. Another option is to use the iTunes app on your desktop or laptop by syncing your iPad.
In Safari, in order to get back to the top of a page, just click at the beginning of the title window. Sometimes scrolling just takes too long. Just tap the title bar instead, and you can get around more rapidly.
Now that you know a bit more about the workings of your new iPad, you are all set to start exploring this amazing piece of technology. The iPad is truly innovative and versatile. Read on to learn about the most recent iPad information. New applications emerge all the time, so you should become fast friends with the iPad.