The iPad offers a lot to everyone. You can add a keyboard to make it a word processing tool. With a joystick, you can game well. Add an appropriate application, and you can do video conferencing. These tips will make your iPad experience exceptional.
If you want to stream movies, listen to music and play games on your iPad, consider that your battery life will be much shorter. One of the ways you can extend the time your battery retains its charge is by adjusting the brightness of your screen. You may find you can enjoy your iPad without using the brightest setting possible.
You can scroll back to the top of a long page in your browser without repeatedly dragging your finger across the screen. There is a much more efficient method. All you have to do is tap a finger on the title bar one time. You will zoom right back to the top of the page.
Choose between Orientation Lock and Mute. Older versions of the iPad featured an “Orientation Lock” button on the side of the device. The button remained on later versions, but its function was switched to “Mute.” If you preferred the older function, you can access a setting in the General Settings menu to set it back to its original function.
It is a good idea to turn off your iPad’s push mail. A lot of mail accounts default settings go to Push as a delivery mechanism. This automatically will push your new mail as soon as available. This can be distracting and interfere with what you are working on. Turn this feature off.
Be sure that you only use official iPad accessories with your iPad. Accessories made by other companies have been shown to slow the device and even cause permanent damage at times. Even though the Apple accessories are more expensive than other options they are cheaper than having to replace your iPad altogether.
Turn on Apple’s iCloud as soon as you get an iPad. iCloud acts as an important backup to your most critical documents, photos, music, and more. The beauty of it is that it just works. No need to manually force it to back your items up; it does it behind the scenes.
Did you know you could print the documents you have on your iPad? You need to purchase an AirPrint ready printer. While you are near the printer, access your share menu and select printer. If you have a Mac computer, you can download an app called Printopia to send your printing jobs to a printer connected to your Mac.
Easily find your running apps fast! Double click the Home button, and they appear in an instant at the very bottom of whichever screen you are currently on. This trick may save a ton of time versus scrolling through several screens looking for something.
An iPad is an amazing musical tool, but are you aware of the podcasts? These are radio programs ranging from 2 minutes to 2 hours about any type of subject. Sometimes, a podcast can be a great variation to radio music. You can surely find something you like.
Do you want to see all the running apps on your iPad? Then, double-click the Home button and every app will display at the bottom of your screen. If you want to run one of the running apps, simply tap it. Simply swipe your screen down to eliminate the bar.
Do you need to include a quotation in the text you are typing? You could either access the second screen of your keyboard or save time and use the hidden quotation mark on the first screen. Tap and hold on the interrogation point key and a quotation mark will appear. You can select it by sliding your finger.
There are a couple of ways to view PDF’s with your iPad. You can email them to yourself and then open in iBooks. You can also drop and drag these files into your iTunes. When you sync your iPad and click on the Books tabs, you select the PDFs and it is automatically transferred to your library in iBooks.
Your iPad is able to do many different things, such as gaming and chatting. You just need a little knowledge of how to set up the iPad for your specific needs. With this newfound knowledge you will get the most out of your iPad, enjoying it that much more!