So, you’ve decided to invest in an iPad. This is a big decision, and it is one that can can serve your personal or business needs. That said, you need to know how to use it to the fullest. Read on to get a great basic education in the iPad.
You can quickly get access to all the apps that are running on your iPad. Double-clicking on the Home key shows all open apps at once. You may switch to another running app, just by tapping that app in that bar. To get rid of the bar, you should take your finger and swipe it down towards the bottom of the screen.
Pay close attention to the apps that you run on your iPad. While you work on other things, some apps will continue running on your iPad in the background. If you want to know which apps are currently active, all you need to do quickly tap the home button two times in succession. You will see them in a bar located at the bottom. After you see what is running, close the bar by swiping downward.
Did you accidentally launch a loud application? To quickly mute the iPad’s volume, just hold down the volume button. The lock button can be turned into a mute button as well.
The iPhone charger isn’t ideal for quickly charging your tablet. The iPad charger is a 10 watt charger. The iPhone charger is a 5 watt charger. When you’re in a hurry, this will be a big deal. Use the original charger instead.
It is always best to read the manual of the products you buy, but the only way to get a manual for your iPad is to download it. Apple wants to be as minimalistic as possible and wants you to get one off the Internet instead of shipping them with their products.
It can be irritating hearing a chime every time you get an email on your iPad. Did you know you can turn off this annoying feature? Go to the settings and tap on general. When you are in General, then go to Sounds. You can shut off the new mail alert or reduce its level.
When you need to keep multiple pages open at the same time, display each new page as a new tab. Instead of tapping a link quickly, hold it until a menu appears. A pop-up menu will appear. One of the options allows you to launch a new tab with that link.
Are you irritated by the percentage of battery icon on the top right of your screen? If, so you can turn it off. To turn off, simply enter the Settings menu. Once there, go to General and locate Usage. Access the Usage menu and turn off the display for battery percentage.
Apple’s iPad serves as a unique tool, and it can be useful for both pleasure and work purposes. However, it’s important that you learn all you can on using the iPad so that you can get your money’s worth out of it. Follow these tips when buying and using your iPad to have a great experience.