How To Maximize Your IPad In Your Life

| March 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

A lot of wonderful things can be done on an iPad. You probably do not know all there is to know, but you can start finding out now. You should be aware of exactly what your iPad can do, such as where you can find apps, and how to use them correctly. So, keep on reading to learn!

When your iPad freezes, you can reboot your device with a soft reset. Just hold Home and Sleep at the same time for about a minute. Then the iPad will reset. If you want to kill a running process, hold the main button for around 5 seconds.

TIP! Folders are now supported by the iPad’s iOS. Just tap an app and hold it until it wiggles, then drag it over the app you wish to pair it with.

Did you accidentally start a loud application? Mute your iPad in an emergency by holding down the volume button. If you need a mute button, change your settings so your lock orientation button becomes a mute button.

The iPad doesn’t come with a paper manual so it will need to be downloaded if you want to read it. Apple is not providing a manual with every product to encourage customers to download a manual rather than wasting paper.

Using shortcuts can make sending messages easier. One shortcut is to double tap the space bar to enter a period and space after a sentence. This lets you avoid doing it manually and you can send many more messages to friends.

TIP! It easy to access the currently running apps on your iPad. Double-click on Home, and you’ll see your running apps at the bottom of the screen.

By using tabs to open websites, it’s easy to keep all the pages you need open. If you are in the Safari browser you can tap on it and then a menu will pops up. This pop-up menu offers you an option to view the new link on a new tab.

Do you find it annoying to have to access the bookmarks icon via tapping to navigate to your saved websites? You can eliminate this annoyance by turning the bookmarks bar on permanently. Under the Safari menu in Settings, choose the On option next to Always Show Bookmark Bar.

There is now an easy way to mute your iPad. The first iPads did not have a mute button on them. With the release of iOS 4.3, you have the option of locking the iPad orientation or have the sound muted. If you want to mute the sound, just hold down the volume-down button.

TIP! If you are like most people, you receive many emails each day and do not need to be notified each time. There is a way that you can eliminate this noise.

For frequently used apps, you can access them much faster. Simply click the home button two times to have them all appear. This trick may save a ton of time versus scrolling through several screens looking for something.

The cloud function is very useful for people who are constantly onilne. It keeps your content off the hard drive, leaving you space. It is important that you back up your most important documents by storing them on both your iPad device and cloud.

If you experience difficulties learning to use your iPad, you may want to consider a helpful online forum. There are quite a few sites out there that offer forums for iPads, and they will have people on them that may be able to help you. Just say hi to get started.

TIP! You can add Google Calendar to your calendar app by going to Mail/Contacts/Calendars. Choose Add An Account, then Other.

Decide whether you want the lock key to lock the orientation of your tablet or mute the sound. Earlier iPads aren’t able to do this. If you are using iOS 4.3 or more, you have this option. You may mute your iPad by holding the – volume button down.

Adjusting the brightness of your screen can help you extend the life of your iPad’s battery. This is good to know if you need to save your battery because you are expecting an email. Decrease the brightness by double tapping the Home icon.

Use your iPad to listen to iTunes. If you have iTunes, you don’t need to download the songs again with this solution. Just use Home Sharing, enabled on the computer and the iPad. On your iPad, open the music application and click Shared. Then, listen to your music!

TIP! iPad care is imperative. It should never be left in a hot car or in direct sunlight.

Do your eyes get tired when you read books on your iPad? This is easily remedied by adjusting the brightness level to a lower setting. You can change the level of brightness in Settings, or you can simply do it within the iBooks application with the slider.

You can use an iPad to take care of so many of life’s common tasks. Not only is this a great tool for fun, it can assist you in the corporate world as well. Start by using the tips you just read, and give yourself enough time to become used to the many features of your iPad.

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