Everyone is aware of the many uses the technology-advanced iPad offers. To get more out of an iPad, a little knowledge can help. Utilize the these tips and you’ll be using your iPad like a pro in no time.
Do you find the Wi-Fi notifications increasingly annoying? It is possible to disable this feature by accessing your settings. Press on Wi-Fi and turn off the last option to discontinue these prompts.
It can be irritating for your iPad to chime every time you get an email. There is a way that you can eliminate this noise. Go into your settings, then choose the general tab. You should then select the Sounds menu. You can stop the sound for new mail or at least turn it down.
If you use Google Calendar and want it included within the calendar app on your iPad, then go to your Mail option, followed by Contacts and finally Calendars. Choose Add An Account, then Other. Choose Add CalDAV Account and enter your Google information. Then, exit the settings application and select your calendar application. Everything you needed should be visible.
Want to be able to find your iPad if you lose it? Visit Settings and then iCloud. Fill in your ID when prompted, which will log your system into the database. If you ever lose the device, just go to iCloud.com.
If you need to mute the sound on an iPad, try this tip. Just hold down the volume button for two full seconds. This is a fast solution when you need the iPad to be silent for whatever reason. Make sure you hold it again when you want the volume turned back down.
You can now do a quick mute your iPad. The original iPad did not have a simple mute button. All newer iPads now allow you to mute your iPad’s sound. Now, you can quickly mute your iPad by holding the “down” half of the volume button.
If you’re constantly online, don’t overlook the iPad’s cloud function. You can store extra information this way without it using up space in the iPad’s flash memory. Put anything that you think is important on your cloud, in addition to keeping it on your tablet.
You are probably aware that your iPad is an excellent device for playing music, but what about podcasts? You can find radio programs lasting from two minutes to two hours on any subject. If you feel like you’re growing bored of music while commuting, check out some podcasts. You are sure to find any number of topics that interest you.
Your iPad has a copy and paste feature. You should tap on the sentence you need to copy, hold and tap on select in the menu that appears. A second tap will highlight a selection of text and allow you to choose the “copy” option. Finally, to paste the text, hold at the target location and choose “paste” from the popup menu.
There is an iTunes store on your iPad, and there is actually quite a bit to it. One feature that many people don’t know about is called iTunes U (U = university). This will give you podcasts that are educational in nature so that you can broaden your learning base.
There is no doubt that iPads have revolutionized daily tasks for millions. Given the nearly infinite amount of apps out there, there seems to be no limit to what this little machine can do. Using this advice will have you soon reaping the advantages of the iPad.