What can anyone say about an iPad that has not been said before? Some say it is the tool of the future, while others think it is nothing more than a toy. If you think of it as a tool that you wish you could use better, the tips in this article can help you.
If you use your iPad all the time to watch movies, listen to music and play games, the battery is not going to last very long. Adjust the brightness of your screen if you would like to extend the battery’s life. You probably won’t even miss using the brightest setting.
It is possible to gain access to all apps that are currently running on your iPad. If you click the Home button twice, you can see the running apps along the screen’s bottom. You can easily switch to a running app, by just tapping on it in the bar. Swipe downwards to hide the bar again.
You can access a remote server using a VPN. To activate your iPad’s VPN feature, head to settings and click on network tab. When prompted, enter your server address and username. If you don’t know the address of the server, contact the network administrator.
Do not use the charger for your iPhone on your iPad if you do not have a lot of time. The iPad uses 10 watts, while the iPhone uses 5 watts. The iPhone charger will take much longer to fully charge your iPad. Stick with the charger sent with the iPad.
As an alternative to a bulky manual, you can download the manual onto your iPad. Apple is all about minimalism and they would rather you download one than to include one with all of their products.
Default Search Engine
You can change the default search engine if you are not fond of Google. In the Settings menu, pick Safari, then Search Engine. Now you can choose Bing or Yahoo as your default search engine. You can always change it back the same way.
It’s now possible to quickly mute the iPad. The original iPad didn’t have a specific mute button. All newer iPads now allow you to mute your iPad’s sound. Now, in order to quickly mute your iPad, simply press the volume-down button and hold it there.
Each iPad owner uses their device in a different way. There is a lot of information out there about the iPad. Keep learning, and you’ll know it all in no time.