The iPad has a lot of functions which make it a great device for anyone. The first time you pick up an iPad, you may find it a bit overwhelming. Put the following tips and advice about using your iPad to good use and discover just how unbelievable it truly is!
iPad’s iOS supports folders now. To do this, press and hold on an app for a while, and it will start to jiggle. Then, drag the app over the top of a different icon and release. This will create a folder that holds both apps with a name that describes the category the apps fall under. Then you rename the folder.
It easy to access the currently running apps on your iPad. All you have to do is quickly double click your Home button. To navigate quickly to another running app, simply tap it. To make the bar disappear, simply swipe the screen downwards.
Are you frustrated with your iPad because it wants you to join every wifi network it detects? This prompt can be totally eliminated by checking your device settings. Select Wi-Fi and then turn the Ask option off.
Try a soft reset if your iPad is frozen. Simultaneously hold down the Power and Home buttons for several seconds. This will cause the iPad to restart. To close an application, click the home button and hold it.
The iPhone charger was NOT build for the iPad. The wattage required by the iPad is twice as much as that for the iPhone. Charging with the incorrect charger will delay the charge time. For best results, use the charger that came with your iPad.
As an alternative to a bulky manual, you can download the manual onto your iPad. Apple doesn’t want to kill trees so they encourage the download option instead.
By using tabs to open websites, it’s easy to keep all the pages you need open. While browsing in Safari, hold down the link and a menu will pop up. This pop-up menu offers you an option to view the new link on a new tab.
Are you tired of going through the bookmark icon to visit your favorite sites? Within the iPad you can, simply by enabling the bookmarks bar. Access your Safari settings and turn on the option for always showing your bookmarks bar.
Wouldn’t you like to track a lost iPad? Then go to Settings, then iCloud. Enter your Apple ID where prompted and then turn on Find My iPad. This will allow you to find a lost iPad by going to iCloud.com.
Take the time to set up your contacts in FaceTime. When you set up FaceTime, it will remember the email you use to access iTunes, but additional emails can be added. Just add them in the Settings app.
The iPad has so many different capabilities that fit your needs. When you have the knowledge to make the most of this piece of technology, you will find it to be a great investment. Use a few or many of the ideas above to make certain you get the most from your iPad.