The iPad is amazing! It literally fits into your bag. You can pretty much use it for anything under the sun. The iPad can do anything that you desire. Keep reading to find out what else you can do with your tablet.
The iPad’s iOS supports folders now. You can start by holding down on your app until it jiggles, and then place it on top of a related app. You will then have a folder with both applications together, sporting the same of the application category. This folder can be easily renamed.
You do not need to tap the small camera roll icon found in the bottom left corner to look at a picture or video you have just taken. Simple swipe right with a single finger and you will see your video or photo. After this, swipe left to see older content.
All you have to do is utilize a VPN network to get to the remote servers. If you want to establish a connection to a VPN with your iPad, locate the tab labeled Network and enable the VPN feature. Next, you need to supply both username and server address. If you lack the server address, ask a network administrator.
When your password is entered 10 times, your iPad erases – is this a function you’d like to turn on? If a person hasn’t found your password after 10 attempts it will erase your data.
Did you accidentally start a loud application? You can mute your volume quickly by pressing and holding on the volume down button until the sound is turned off. If you mute a lot, you may configure your lock button into a mute button.
Many people struggle to type on tablets, but it gets easier over time. There is, however, a speech dictation button on the iPad. Double click the home button and tap the microphone icon. Once you finish, hit that microphone once more and you will see in text what you have spoken aloud.
There is an easier way to view the video or picture you have just taken besides the film icon in the bottom corner. Try using one finger for swiping to the right to get to your video or photo. Swipe in the other direction to see photos you took earlier.
You can make it much easier to send messages if you use shortcuts. If you double tap the space bar, you’ll get a period followed by a space, for example. Doing this means you no longer need to do it manually every time.
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. By using this setting, all of your information will be erased after 10 failed password attempts.
You can change your search engine default easily. Go to the Settings menu, choose Safari and then choose Search Engine. You can then switch to Yahoo or Bing if you like them better than Google.
You can change your search engine default easily. You can access this by selecting Safari from the settings menu and then hitting search engine. You can then change the default search engine if you desire to do so.
Because your iPad is a huge investment, it’s smart to care for it well. You can use a clear cover to protect your screen. Although the screen protectors are made of plastic and are very thin, they can help protect the screen of your iPad. To clean the screen, be sure to use a lightly water dampened, soft cloth. Refrain from using any household or window cleaners when cleaning your iPad.
There is now an easy way to mute your iPad. The original iPads did not have a mute button. With the newer iOS, you can have the button on the side do this for you. Holding down the volume button helps to mute your phone fast.
How do you avoid the frustration of an unknown hyperlink when browsing on your iPad? There is a simple thing you can do. Just hold your finger on the word instead of the usual hovering that you can do on your laptop or desktop. You do not need to be afraid of hyperlinked text on your iPad.
Auto brightness really helps extend battery life. The iPad senses ambient lighting and makes necessary adjustments automatically. This method lets you manipulate how much battery power goes to screen illumination, which means you get to go longer between recharges. The option is listed beneath the brightness and wallpaper settings.
If you are on the Internet constantly you can use the cloud storage for your iPad. You can use the cloud to store files and information so that you leave your iPad storage free and clear. Make sure you store your most critical items on the cloud as well as the device.
You can sync pages with iTunes to share documents with a Mac or PC. Sharing the documents you have isn’t that big of a deal anymore because there’s the ability for iTunes to work with any platform. You can add even more ease by emailing documents and downloading them.
It is possible to sync pages by using iTunes so that documents can be shared with Macs or PCs. Sharing the documents you have isn’t that big of a deal anymore because there’s the ability for iTunes to work with any platform. Also, you can track and view your PDFs with ease.
iPad mastery begins by joining helpful forums about this device on the Internet. There are many quality sites designed to help you learn all the features of your iPad and guide you as you explore different apps. You can ask questions or just peruse the archives for useful information. Chances are, your questions have already been answered.
Are you unhappy with the Google search engine on your iPad? Simply try selecting a different search engine. Choose the Settings menu and tap Safari, followed by a tap on Search Engine. Look at the options, then simply select an alternate search engine. You will be given an option to use Bing, Google or Yahoo.
You get to choose whether the lock key silences your iPad or freezes your screen’s orientation. Note that early versions of the iPad do not have this capability. You need to have iOS 4.3 or greater. Holding the volume-down button will mute your iPad.
Just tap twice on the home icon to see what apps are running. Click on whatever app you want to view. Do the same to go back to your original app.
Do you get tired eyes from reading books on your tablet? To remedy this, dim the screen’s brightness while you read. Do this by accessing your settings and adjusting the brightness level, or use the eBook app to reduce the brightness by utilizing the dedicated slider.
Put parental controls in place on your iPad. Go to settings, go under General and then go to Restrictions. Then, tap Enable Restrictions. This setting blocks content that is rated too mature for their age. All adult programs, websites and videos are now blocked.
There are two ways you can view PDFs on the iPad. Your options are to place your PDF in your iTunes account to synchronize with your iPad or to e mail your PDF to yourself using your iPad. After giving both these methods a try, you can pick the one that works for you anytime you want to show a PDF.
Find My iPad is an indispensable feature on the iPad. This feature allows you to locate your iPad and remotely delete all information stored on your iPad. This may seem like a hassle, but you will be glad you did it if you ever lose it.
If you would like to toggle between multiple apps without returning to the main area, hit the home button twice and all of the apps you are running will appear. Then, tap the app which you want to go to. Just repeat the process to switch back again.
Are sick of receiving notifications asking you to join Wi-Fi networks? This is easy to turn off. You can go to settings, then turn the networks join feature off. There is no need to worry if you would still like to join networks. You still can; you just won’t be bothered by constant notifications.
Manage your iPad’s battery life in a few simple ways. Be certain not to leave your iPad in the hot car! Keep the brightness as low as is comfortable. Airplane mode is an efficient way to save battery when you are not using the web. You could also turn off the Push function. Check your mailbox and your calendar manually, or choose an interval of a few minutes.
Copying a single word by simply double tapping it is easy. That being said, it’s difficult to copy an entire paragraph if you use this method. Tap the chosen text four times which will copy the entire paragraph. This not only works for paragraphs, but it also works for the URL bar and addresses.
Before showing another person how to use Safari, be sure to double-check your iPad history. Lord knows what the last thing you might have searched is! Safari will load the last page that was visited when opened. Keep this in mind, and choose which pages you visit accordingly.
Do the Wi-Fi settings drive you crazy? If so, there is a way to turn this off. In Wi-Fi under settings, get rid of the feature that prompts you to add or join networks. If you still want to join a network, don’t worry. You will still be allowed to; you will just be free of constant notifications.
Viewing a PDF is hard enough on any system or computer, but the iPad actually works to make these documents even smoother through great applications. In addition to viewing the PDFs, you can sync your iPad with your computer at home and do file transfers. This functionality is a boon for businesses, employees and students.
If your iPad has personal information saved, make sure that it is backed up just in case it is stolen or lost. Also, there is a way to get the iPad to wipe itself clean if it detects a break in attempt. Under the “Password Lock” feature, select the general settings tab, and click to delete information if an incorrect password is entered into your device 10 times.
Share podcasts with your family and friends. You can simply share it while listening to it. You can select the email button as you’re still playing the podcast. Then you will be able to select recipients and send.
Safari allows you to tap the bar at the top to return to the top of the page. Scrolling is just too much effort. Just tap the title bar instead, and you can get around more rapidly.
Locate your bookmarks more easily. Turn on the Bookmarks bar. Open Safari and choose ‘settings’. You should be able to find the option to enable constant display of your bookmarks. By using this setting, you’ll be able to quickly access your favorite Internet spots.
The iPad provides a comfortable platform to view PDF files. You can also transfer documents, facilitating your job at the office or school. This kind of convenient functionality is great for students, business people and home users.
Do you get tired of constantly scrolling on your iPad when you are on the Internet? You can easily navigate around a page on your iPad. If you want to go to the top, for instance, just hit the top bar located on the page. You can use the tap method on other apps that let you scroll.
It is simple to share podcasts with other people on your iPad. You can just keep on listening and share simultaneously. Just hit Email while playing your podcast. A screen will pop up allowing you to select who you’d like to send it to and will then actually send it without interrupting the podcast.
The user-friendly aspects of the iPad make it an amazing device. There is the touch screen and a single button. Before you start reading too much about using the device, try to figure out some things on your own. It’s not like Linux; you can explore without breaking anything.
There are many things you can do thanks to an iPad. The entire family can use the iPad. To learn to use your iPad to its full potential, you must educate yourself on the device. Your life will be surprisingly improved by the gadget.
Dimming your screen while using iBooks app can make it feel more like a book. You can set the brightness by accessing the settings menu, but there is a shortcut. Another way to adjust brightness is by using the iBooks app’s built-in brightness adjustor.