The iPad can’t function for you when you do not use it correctly. You have to understand the ins and outs of it, how it works and how to work it. This article has been created for people who want to get the most from their iPad.
You can wipe out your iPad battery pretty quick if you use the device to game, play music or stream video content for long periods of time. Your battery will last longer if you reduce the brightness of your screen. You can enjoy your iPad without requiring it to be on the brightest setting.
You can quickly get access to all the apps that are running on your iPad. Press the Home button twice and a bar with the running apps will appear. If you want to bring up that app, just tap its icon on the bar. When you no longer want to see it, swipe downwards to eliminate the bar from your screen.
Did you accidentally launch a loud app? You can mute your volume quickly by pressing and holding on the volume down button until the sound is turned off. Alternately, you could configure the button labeled LOCK ORIENTATION to use instead of the mute button.
If you are sick and tired of being notified of a local Wi-Fi connection, change your settings. An option that asks you if you want to join networks exists and it can be changed. Once set to no, you won’t be nagged again.
If you don’t have a lot of time, avoid using your iPhone charger in order to charge your iPad. The iPad carries 10 watts as opposed to just 5 watts for the iPhone. It’ll take a long time for an iPhone charger to totally charge an iPad. You need to always use your iPad charger to charge it.
You must know how to take care of your iPad properly. Try to move your device out of the sun and heat, as this can cause burnout. The heat will ruin the performance of your battery. Also, your iPad should not be placed around liquids that can cause damage to it. A cover is a wise investment for your iPad.
Do you not like having Google set as the default search engine? If so, there is a way for you to change this. To change these settings, navigate your way to your Safari setting and choose search engine. You can then change your default search engine to Yahoo or Bing.
There is a feature that allows you to find a lost iPad. In Settings, you will find an option that says iCloud. Enter your Apple ID, and then scroll down to “Find My iPad.” Then activate it. By doing this, if you ever misplace your iPad, you can go to iCloud.com to find it.
You can easily copy and paste using the iPad, just tap on the desired text, hold until the dialog box opens, then choose Select. Now, pick copy and go to another application and tap while holding down again. A menu will pop up and you should tap on paste. If you want to copy and paste a paragraph, you will need to click the area four times.
Isn’t it the worst when you don’t know where a hyperlink will take you? You can fix this easily. Since you’re not able to hover over words like on a computer, touching and holding the word will work. That will show you the underlying URL.
It’s simple to copy some text and paste it elsewhere on the iPad. Tap and hold on the text you want to copy and choose select so you choose the sentence you want to copy. Tap once more after the text appears in yellow highlight. Then select Copy. Simply tap, hold and select paste to apply the highlighted text.
If you want improve your iPad experience, use these tips. You will find that becoming familiar with the different features and apps of your iPad will help you a lot in many of your daily tasks.