The iPad is an amazing creation, but you may not be aware of all of the things that it is able to do. You will enjoy using your iPad much more when you know a little bit more about it. Keep reading in order to learn more about using an iPad every day.
Are tired of having your iPad constantly ask you whether or not you wish to connect with detected WiFi network. By going into your settings, you can choose to turn off this feature. Select “Wi-Fi” and then turn off the notification option if you want them to disappear.
Should your iPad freeze, you can reboot it by performing a soft reset. This is done by holding your power button and your home button down at the same time for a few seconds. Then the iPad will reset. To force an app closed, hold down the home button around a few seconds.
If you don’t have a lot of time, avoid using your iPhone charger in order to charge your iPad. The iPad requires a larger wattage requirement than the iPhone. Charging with an iPhone charger will take far more time. Charge your iPad with an iPad charger.
Do you have trouble hunting and pecking on smaller devices? A lot of people do not like typing on the iPad. Alternately, you can use the speech dictation feature of iPad. To access this, hit the Home icon twice, then choose the small microphone in this menu. After you finish speaking, push that icon again, and what you’ve said will appear as text.
The factory default iPad setting is set to preview only two written lines from each email prior to you selecting it. It can help for you to see more lines before you open up the email. Just click on Settings and then Mail. Open the mail tab in the settings app, then navigate to Contacts > Calendar. Once there, choose the number of lines to preview using the “preview mail” option.
Screenshots are a great feature that the iPad offers. Simultaneously mash down the Home and Sleep buttons. Instantly, a screenshot will be taken and stored with the rest of your images.
This a useful trick if you need to mute the sound of your iPad quickly. The volume down button, when held for two seconds, gets this done. That is easier than adjusting your volume time and again. Hold it again when you want to turn the volume up.
Do you download podcasts yet? These are radio presentations that are between two minutes and two hours in length, and they cover a variety of subjects. You might try listening to a podcast instead of music on your way to work. There are so many topics that you’re sure to find one that you find interesting.
In order to extend your iPad’s battery life, turn on the auto-brightness feature. Your iPad can sense the lighting in the room you are in and adjust its own lighting to best fit the need. This method lets you manipulate how much battery power goes to screen illumination, which means you get to go longer between recharges. Go to Settings, and then locate the “Brightness & Wallpaper” setting.
Your battery will last longer if you reduce the brightness of your screen. The device will automatically adjust the screen brightness depending on the environmental conditions, or you can turn it down manually. To do this, double-click the Home button, swipe to the left and adjust the slide with the sun icon.
With your new knowledge, it should be easy to utilize the iPad for lots of your routine tasks. If you had not known before, you see now that the uses for your iPad are almost endless. All that is left for you is to put the advice above to use so that you can get the most out of your iPad.