The iPad can’t function for you when you do not use it correctly. You must learn all about its functionality. The piece that follows was intended for iPad owners who want to get even more use out of their devices.
You can view the apps running on your iPad. A lot of iPad apps are designed to run as background processes. In order to view currently running applications, just click your Home button twice. A bar will appear that shows all apps running on the system. Swipe your finger in a downward motion to close the window.
You do not have to use the camera roll icon to see the picture or the video you just took. Just do a one-finger swipe to see your photo or video. You can continue to swipe to the left to see earlier photos and videos.
If you want to charge your iPad quickly, avoid using an iPhone charger. The iPad charger is a 10 watt charger. The iPhone charger is a 5 watt charger. If you try to use an iPhone charger, you’ll have to wait a very long time for it to fully charge. It’s wise to only use the charger that came with the iPad.
If you have concerns about people accessing the private info on your iPad you can select settings that will delete all of your data after several failed password attempts. If someone can’t figure out the password after 10 tries, all the data on your phone will be erased.
Almost everyone finds it difficult to accurately type on a tablet’s keyboard. You can utilize the speech recognition abilities of the device. Tap the Home button two times, and then tap the Microphone button. After you finish speaking, push that icon again, and what you’ve said will appear as text.
You may be annoyed by the chiming whenever you get an email. You can turn this notification off. Tap on “Settings”, and then select “General”. You should then select the Sounds menu. Now you can disable the mail sounds or fix the level.
If you want to sync your Google and iPad calendars, go to Mail, Contact then Calendars. Hit Add An Account and hit Other. You will see an icon that says Add CalDAV Account. Tap this to enter your Google information. Next, you exit the settings section in order to access the calendar app. You should have everything you need now.
A fantastic way to keep multiple pages open is by opening them in new tabs. Instead of tapping a link quickly, hold it until a menu appears. Go to the pop up menu, and you can open new links.
It’s very important that you know what you’re doing when you’re taking care of your iPad. You should avoid exposing your iPad to direct sunlight and to high temperatures. Exposure to heat will damage your battery. Additionally, never mix liquids and iPads, or else you risk damage. Buy a type of padded cover to add protection to the iPad.
Is it annoying to press the bookmarks icon each time you need to go to your favorite sites? Well you can turn on the bookmarks bar permanently and eliminate this problem. This option is available under the Settings tab.
If you want to maximize your iPad’s potential, apply the information that you have learned here. You will discover that the iPad provides you with opportunities and utility that you never even considered before.