The iPad is almost deceptively easy to use. Simply tap the screen, add an app and get things rolling, you might think.right? But, there are a lot of hidden features, tips and tricks that will help you use your iPad more efficiently.
Did you know that you can create folders on your iPad? You can start by holding down on your app until it jiggles, and then place it on top of a related app. When you do that, it creates a folder containing the two apps and labels them with an appropriate category. Then you rename the folder.
If constant barrages of Wi-Fi notifications are making you crazy, make some adjustments in “settings.” Go to Settings and opt for the Ask to Join Network option. Choose that and you won’t be bothered with incoming invites.
Almost everyone finds it difficult to accurately type on a tablet’s keyboard. It is possible to have your iPad convert what you say into text. Simply push home twice and a small microphone will pop up. Once you’ve finished with your message, tap the icon once more to have your words converted into text.
If you iPad is set to default you will be able to see a few sentences of your email before you read it. You may want to have more text available to preview. Under Settings, tap on Mail. Go to Mail, pick Contacts and then tap Calender. Then, preview mail options to change the lines.
A fantastic way to keep multiple pages open is by opening them in new tabs. When in Safari, tap and hold a URL to see a popup menu. This pop-up menu offers you an option to view the new link on a new tab.
Is the battery icon distracting to you? This can be turned off so that it does not bother you. To turn off, simply enter the Settings menu. Find the Usage category, beneath the General tab. In this menu, you’re able to turn off the display of battery percentage.
Are you worried about possibly losing your iPad? Simply open Settings, then iCloud. Enter your Apple ID before turning on the Find My iPad feature. That way, if you lose your iPad, you simply have to go to iCloud.com.
An iPad is an expensive investment, so you need to take good care of it. You can use a clear cover to protect your screen. Applying one of these plastic sheets to your iPad will protect the screen from shocks and dust. Get a soft cloth and dampen it with water if you need to clean your screen. Refrain from using any household or window cleaners when cleaning your iPad.
Though they are simple to use, iPads can do far more than many people may realize. Use the information in this article as a springboard to get you started learning more about your iPad. If you have a question, you can find an answer online, too.
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