One of the best devices made is the iPad. You can do anything with it, from typing documents to creating music. If you don’t know what the iPad offers, you’ll never take full advantage of it. This article will show you some great tips and advice for getting the most from your iPad tablet.
Remote servers can be accessed with VPN networks. To make a VPN connection, go to Network and turn on the VPN feature. You are going to be prompted for both your username and the address of the server. Talk to the network admin if you need the information required.
Does your iPad continually ask you to join different networks? By going to settings, you may switch this feature off. If you don’t want to be prompted again, just select Wi-Fi and the final page option to turn it off.
Did you unintentionally open an application that makes a lot of noise? Press volume down for a few seconds to mute quickly. If you find you are in need of the mute function often, you can configure your iPad’s lock button to work as a full-time mute button.
If you don’t have a lot of time, avoid using your iPhone charger in order to charge your iPad. The iPad uses 10 watts, while the iPhone uses 5 watts. Charging your iPad with an iPhone charger will end up taking nearly twice as long. It’s wise to only use the charger that came with the iPad.
If you are concerned about someone seeing private information on your phone, you may set a password to erase the data after several failed attempts. If a person hasn’t found your password after 10 attempts it will erase your data.
The little beeps every time you get an email can be quite annoying. You can turn this notification off. Under the Settings menu, choose “General”. Select Sounds below the General tab. Turn off sounds for New Mail or reduce the volume.
Shortcuts make sending messages much faster. If you double tap the space bar, you’ll get a period followed by a space, for example. You won’t have to add it yourself and the time you save can mean more messaging to family and friends.
You should know what kind of care an iPad needs. Never leave your iPad in your car or in direct sunlight. The battery life can be cut short by exposure to heat. Don’t let it get wet either. It is also wise to purchase a padded cover to provide added protection for your iPad.
You can now quickly mute your iPad. The first iPads did not have a mute button on them. The IOS 4.3 gave the choice of a lock switch to lock the iPad orientation or to mute the sound. Now, in order to quickly mute your iPad, simply press the volume-down button and hold it there.
iPads become ever more useful with the more knowledge you attain. Remember and share each of these tips that you learned. As you gain knowledge, you can also help others.