The iPad is an amazing piece of technology. You can sing, make videos, draw, take pictures, and many other things. Unless you learn the ins and outs of it, you won’t ever be able to utilize it to it’s total potential. The following tips will help iPad owners learn more about their device and use it to its full potential.
The latest operating system for the iPad supports folders. You can start by holding down on your app until it jiggles, and then place it on top of a related app. This action will make a folder that contains both apps named with whatever category the apps are. You can change the name to better describe the apps within.
You can access remote servers through a VPN network. If you want to establish a connection to a VPN with your iPad, locate the tab labeled Network and enable the VPN feature. A server address and username will be required to use this. Connect with that network administrator if the server address is something you don’t know.
Keep track of the apps your are running. Some apps can continue to run simultaneously with other things on the iPad. If you want to know which apps are currently active, all you need to do quickly tap the home button two times in succession. Current apps will show up along the screen’s bottom. To make the bar disappear, swipe downward.
Are you annoyed by how often your iPad asks you to connect to WiFi networks? You can stop this by going to settings. You will find an option that says to ask if you want to join networks. Select that and you will no longer be bugged by all of the incoming invites.
There are alternatives to viewing pictures if you do not want to click on the camera roll icon. Rather, you can swipe with one finger toward the right, and there is your video or picture! You can look at previous pictures by going left.
Lots of people initially find it difficult to type on a tablet. It is possible to have your iPad convert what you say into text. Tap the Home button two times, and then tap the Microphone button. When you finish speaking, press that icon again and the words will show up as text.
Apple iPad manuals only come in electronic form. Instead of including a manual with their products, Apple prefers that you download one.
The alert every time you have an incoming email can be very annoying. It is possible to shut this sound off. First you need to go to Settings>General. Select the Sounds option from there. Turn off sounds for New Mail or reduce the volume.
Taking care of that expensive new iPad is a very smart strategy. Quite a few people find that screen protectors work well with their iPads. This is a thin plastic film that adheres to your screen and keeps it safe. Clean the screen only with a soft, damp cloth. Never use a cleaning solution that you use around the house.
It is easy to access running applications quickly. By double clicking the home button, the apps will come up immediately on the bottom of your device. This can save you time when switching between apps because you don’t have to go back to the home screen and navigate to the app.
Do you hate it when you are surfing on your iPad and you cannot tell where a hyperlinked word will lead you? Here’s an easy tip to solve this problem. Hovering isn’t an option, but if you hold the word down your problem is solved. The URL associated with the hyperlink will be displayed.
If you’re constantly online, don’t overlook the iPad’s cloud function. This helps to safeguard and store your information on the hard drive. Be sure to store important documents on both the cloud and device.
Now that you’ve read this article, you will be able to accomplish more with your iPad. Just remember this knowledge, and share them all with your family and friends. Knowing more about using your iPad will allow you to teach and help others.