You may think you have probably heard of the iPad. If you want to learn how to use your iPad as a tool, this article has great tips for you.
You can bring up a list of every app currently running on an iPad. Just swipe downwards on the screen to remove this bar.
You can reboot the iPad when it freezes by doing a soft reset if it freezes. This will make the tablet to restart. If you simply want to make an app close, hold your home button down for a couple of seconds.
The iPad actually has a button for speech dictation. Just press home button two times and you’ll then want to tap on the little microphone you see. When you’re done speaking, push the icon again and your words will be shown as text.
The default setting on the iPad is to preview two lines of every email before you select it. It can be helpful to see more before opening the content prior to opening. Just click on Settings and the select Mail.
The iPad doesn’t come with a paper manual for those that want to know all of the information Apple has to provide. Apple doesn’t want to kill trees so they encourage customers to download a manual rather than wasting paper.
If you would like to include your Google Calender on your iPad’s calender app, go to Mail, then contacts and then calenders. You select Other after tapping the Add An Account and then Other.Tap Add CallDAV Account and put in your Google information. Everything you needed should be right there!
Just hold down the – volume button for a few seconds. This is much quicker than having to keep readjusting the volume repeatedly. Hold it again to return your iPad’s sound back to its original level.
You are now able to quickly mute the iPad. The original iPad did not have a simple mute button on them.
Do you know what podcasts yet?These are actually radio shows ranging in short to long lengths. If music is something you have had enough of lately, check out a podcast. You are likely to find many subjects which interest you.
You can copy and paste feature on your iPad. Tap again when the text has been highlighted in yellow, and choose copy.
One great feature that many people don’t know about is called iTunes U (U = university).You can find lots of podcasts regarding professional and academic subjects.
Your iPad comes preloaded with apps that you may never use. You can put them away in a folder and location where they won’t be in your way. This will your main page to only have the things you actually need.
Double clicking on the Home button lets you see and access all currently running. This will open up a bar with all currently running apps and they can be accessed by pressing the icon in that bar. This will help you to compartmentalize all of your iPad and close unneeded apps to free up RAM.
Do you find reading books on your eyes?This is easily remedied by reducing the brightness level to a lower setting.
Join forums devoted to iPad fans and users. You can learn so much from others who have had their device for a while. You can also share what you have learned to do with others.
Are you aware you can use the Google Maps’ Street View?Search and a red pin will show up on the map.
Has your iPad slowed down and become a bit clunky when loading applications?Have you cleared out old data and info without any increase in performance?You can acquire additional free space by saving your music and other media files to the cloud. This gets your iPad back up their navigational speed.
This method is a bit hard to use for copying an entire paragraph. Tap the editable text you’ve chosen four times to copy the entire paragraph will be copied. This also works well for all forms of text.
You should enable the Find My iPad finding feature in case it is ever lost. This will locate your iPad is lost or stolen you the opportunity to delete information as needed remotely. This may require setup, yet you are going to be thankful for this should you ever get separated from your iPad.
Do you need to look at a PDF files on your iPad?
There are easy ways to help you manage the battery of an iPad. Avoid very hot environments like cars. Turn down the screen brightness when you can. You could also turn off Push function. You can manually check your calendars and email instead.
Make sure your history is clean before you let someone else your device. You would hate for someone to see anything personal that you were viewing. This browser will load up whatever page you looked at last, so go to a tame page if you know you will be showing someone your iPad.
Do you think it is tiresome to scroll when you are accessing the web? You can do this in other apps.
It doesn’t matter if you think the iPad is just a large gaming tablet or something more robust; you can make it more if you choose to. There is a lot of information out there about the iPad. By spending a bit of time learning, you’ll soon know how to do everything that you want to do.