Technology has advanced to an amazing degree within the last several years. From computers which took up an entire room in the past, bulky PCs to new smartphones, technology betters itself daily. The iPad continues this technological movement and the advice here will let you in on all of its secrets.
The latest operating system for the iPad iOS has folders. To begin, just tap and hold the tap on your desired application, drag that app on top of another icon, then drag the app to a different icon and release. This will combine the applications that you have into a folder with both apps. You can easily rename this folder if you like.
Is that app you nuts? Press and hold the volume down for a few seconds to mute quickly. The lock orientation can be turned into a mute button as well.
If you want to utilize your iPad for processor-heavy tasks like gaming, watching videos or listening to music, you may get less usage time out of a battery charge. Adjusting the brightness is a great way to extend battery life. Most likely it is not necessary to use the highest intensity setting to get the most from your iPad.
If you have safety concerns should your iPad fall into the wrong hands, use the settings app to enable data wiping after a number of failed password entries. This erases everything stored on the phone if someone cannot figure out the password is entered incorrectly ten times.
If you want to sync your Google and iPad calendars, go to mail, Contact then Calendars. You can then go to Add An Account icon. Tap on the CalDAV Account and then enter your Google data. You should have everything you need.
Do you want to eliminate the battery charge level from your iPad battery? This can be simply turned off so that it does not bother you. Begin by going to your Settings. Look under the General to find Usage.
Avoid using an iPhone charger to charge your iPad. The iPad has a totally different wattage than the iPhone (10 watts compared to 5 watts). It takes much longer to fully charge the iPad with a iPhone charger. Instead, use the charging cables that came with your iPad.
This will block films that you would not want your child to see.
If you want to copy text on your device, tap and hold on the target text. Then press copy, go where you want to paste, then tap again. A menu comes up and you should tap on paste. You can easily copy an entire paragraph in four times.
Do you dislike surfing with your iPad and aren’t sure where the hyperlink will send you? You can solve this easily. Since hovering over a word isn’t possible, you can just simply touch and hold the word. This will reveal the URL that the word links to.
If you think there is a chance someone may be able to see your private data on your iPad, there is a way to create a password that deletes data after a certain amount of failed attempts. Everything on your iPad will be deleted if there are 10 failed password attempts.
The iPad comes with a few apps you might never use. You can put them in a folder and they will not get in your way. This will leave your home screen available for apps that you use often.
If you want your battery to last longer, turn down the illumination level of the screen brightness. This is extremely helpful if you expect anything important such as a message or email of great importance and your battery is running low.
It is easy to use the iPad to take a screenshot from your iPad. Press down the Home button followed by the Sleep/Wake key. You will hear a click and see a small flash.This tells you that you’ve successfully taken the screen has been captured.
Many people have trouble typing on tablets, although it certainly gets easier as time goes on. It is possible to have your iPad convert what you say into text. Simply depress your home button two times, and hit the small microphone icon. When you’re done speaking, tap the Microphone again to turn your dictation into text.
Do you find reading books on the iPad hurts your eyes? This can be fixed by decreasing your screen’s brightness as you read.
There are two simple methods to showing a PDF on your iPad. Try them both out to see which ones works best for your needs.
Tap the Home button twice to maneuver between apps.Simply tap the application that you’d like to switch to. Do this again if you want to go back to where you were using previously.
The email app will show you the first two lines of an email’s text unless you change this setting. In some cases, you may want to see more before you open it. To change this, navigate to the mail tab of the settings menu. Then choose Contacts, go to Calender, then pick the Preview option to increase the number of lines.
Are you aware you don’t need to use the keyboard on your iPad? It can get difficult to type on a tiny keyboard that’s projected on a screen. You can buy any Bluetooth keyboard and then set it up to your iPad with the iPad. This enables you to type just like you’re using a laptop.
Are you finding scratches screen? It will protect the iPad and stop your iPad and your fingers from damage.
A dizzying array of technologically advanced devices are now at our fingertips. If you choose to use an iPad, you need to learn all about it. This article provides a good start to you, so continue reading.
The little beeps every time you get an email can be quite annoying. You can get rid of this feature, if you find it annoying. Under general in settings, you can alter the sounds. Tap Sounds. Here, you can turn off your New Mail sound or adjust its level.