An iPad can help you do a lot of different things. You have seen some uses, but there are also more advanced uses for it. It is possible to bank, play, entertain and communication with your iPad. Keep looking through this article!
If you want to stream content with your iPad, you will have to be aware of battery life. You can change the brightness on your screen to do this. You’ll probably see that you’re not going to need the brightest setting to see your screen.
It is easy to access your running apps on the iPad. Just double-click the Home button, and all the apps that are running will display at the bottom of the screen. If you want to go to one of these apps, just click it on the bottom bar. Swipe downwards to hide the bar again.
Pay attention to how much you spend on all those apps you buy. With all the exciting apps, and the easy way to buy them, it is easy to go overboard. Make sure you monitor the amount of money you spend with your iPad.
If you wish to access servers remotely, you need a VPN connection. There is an icon in your iPad’s menu to activate a remote server through a VPN network. Just look under the network tab. The iPad then will ask for your server address and user name. If you are unaware of the server address, you must contact the network administrator.
You can adjust your email settings to allow you to increase the number of lines displayed in preview. Go to your settings, tap on mail and change the preview settings. Switch this to show more text; perhaps five lines. This ensures you know what your emails say.
Hate having to tap the Bookmarks icon whenever you are wanting to visit your go-to sites? Enable your bookmarks bar for permanent status, and you will never again have this issue. Under the Safari menu in Settings, choose the On option next to Always Show Bookmark Bar.
Establish FaceTime telephone numbers and email addresses. FaceTime, by default, can include your iPad’s set up email, but you may add more. If you want additional emails or phone number to be recognized by FaceTime, you can use the settings are of your iPad to add them.
Do mystery hyperlinks on web pages annoy you when you use the iPad to browse the web? There is an easy way to solve this. This will tell you the URL and you make it easier for you to decide if you want to visit that site. This reveals the hyper-linked URL.
Forums online are a great way to learn more about your iPad. There are sites available to help you learn about this popular device, and help you become an iPad whiz. All you have to do is check some forums to find out more about the iPad.
Do you want to mute your iPad’s sound or lock your tablet’s orientation? You do this by using the lock key. Be aware that if you have an early model iPad, you will not have this feature. Running iOS 4.3+ will give you this option. The volume decrease button is also a mute button.
Different lighting is needed for different environments, and you can change it on your iPad. Screens that are typically bright are dimmable through two taps of the Home button, followed by a swipe to get the setting tool. This lets you manually adjust your brightness to the surroundings.
Does the Google search on your iPad leave you dissatisfied? This can easily be accomplished in a just one step. Access the Settings, choose Safari and then Search Engine. Pick another engine you’d prefer. You can use Bing or Yahoo if you don’t like Google.
You cannot move from day-to-day by swiping on the calendar. Select the date you want to see by using the navigation bar instead. The date you are looking at now is highlighted in blue for easy reference.
Did you wish you could connect an iPad to your TV? You are able to do this if you purchase a adapter. Either an Apple VGA adapter or a digital AV adapter can be used. They will both turn out greatly.
You can use the Google Maps app in order to utilize Street View. Start with a search and you will see a red pin. Touch the pin and then chose the icon that looks like a person and you will have street view.
Is your iPad screen getting scratched? The iPad is very durable, but use a screen protector if you notice any scratches or other damages. Not only does this protect the iPad, it also protects your fingers from micro-cuts.
If you want to copy text on your iPad, just double tap the keyword. It will be difficult to copy entire paragraphs this way, though. Quadruple tap a block of text to copy the whole thing at once. This works for paragraphs, addresses as well as the URL bar.
If you keep important personal data stored on your iPad, be sure you have a backup of that information stored on another drive. You can also set the iPad to erase your data in the event that someone attempts to access it without authorization. Under the “Password Lock” feature, select the general settings tab, and click to delete information if an incorrect password is entered into your device 10 times.
Manage the life of the battery of your iPad. Don’t leave it in a hot car during the summer. Also, reduce the brightness when you do not require it. You can use airplane mode whenever you’re not online. Switching Push to off can also help. You can manually check your calendars and email if you need to.
With your new knowledge, you’re ready to take the iPad to the next level. The more your practice these tips for yourself, the more familiar you will get with them. You will surely be happy to have this handy little gem.