Steve Jobs was only exaggerating a little when he said that the iPad was a magical piece of technology. However, so that you maximize your use of the tablet, you need to know some information and you need to know how to do some things. Use the advice that follows and prepare yourself to become an iPad expert.
To you find it annoying when your iPad asks if you want to join a detected wifi network? Get rid of this by going into the settings menu. Touch the tab for Wi-Fi, and you can turn off the prompt by changing the last option.
Did you accidentally launch a loud application? Mute the volume quick by pressing and then holding your volume down button. Do this until you can’t hear anything. The lock button can be turned into a mute button as well.
The iPhone charger isn’t ideal for quickly charging your tablet. This is because it has a different wattage than an iPad charger. If you charge with your iPhone charger, it will take a lot longer to get a full iPad battery. Use the charger that came with your iPad instead.
It is a pain when you get an email and your iPad chimes every time. You can turn this notification off. Go into your settings, then choose the general tab. Then select Sounds. You can stop the sound for new mail or at least turn it down.
Shortcuts are a great feature to install to save time and reduce stress. Pushing the space bar two times gives you a period at the end of a sentence. This will allow you to do it automatically, so you have more free time to speak with whoever you’re talking to.
A good way to keep the pages from closing is to open other one in a new tab. When you’re in the Safari browser, tap the link and hold it until the menu for options appears. Then just pick to open the page in a brand new tab. You’ll still have your other page handy.
You must understand how to maintain your iPad correctly. Never leave your iPad in your car or in direct sunlight. Heat degrades battery performance. Don’t leave your iPad anywhere that it will encounter dampness or liquids. You would be smart if you purchased a cover that will provide some extra padding for your iPad.
Do your best to take care of your iPad so you do not have to replace this expensive device anytime soon. A lot of people get screen protectors. This is a simple plastic cover that offers protection to the screen. To keep your iPad looking like new, use a damp soft cloth to wipe off the front and back. Avoid using any cleaning products on your iPad’s screen.
As a parent, you can adjust the parental controls for your kids in the settings area. Just click on settings and turn on parental controls. This will block films that are labeled as ‘mature’ as well as bad language.
It’s simple to copy some text and paste it elsewhere on the iPad. Tap the text and hold down on it if you wish to copy it. A menu will pop up allowing you to select that sentence. If you tap once more, you will be presented with the option to copy. Then you simply tap and click Paste.
The iPad has revolutionized the way we use technology. With such a dizzying range of applications available, it seems as if almost anything can be accomplished by using the machine. Using the advice here you can unlock the full potential of your iPad.