In the hands of a skilled user, an iPad is a powerful, revolutionary device. You must spend time learning about its features and abilities to achieve that. Use the information in the following article to prepare yourself for the optimal use of this incredible machine.
If you want to watch movies, listen to music, or play a game you have to make sure you are fully charged with your battery. By tweaking the brightness of your iPad screen, you can make the battery last longer. It is unlikely that the brightest settings are needed to achieve a good picture.
You can quickly get access to all the apps that are running on your iPad. Just hit the Home button twice and a list will show up on the screen. Tapping on an app in this bar will allow you to easily switch focus to that particular app. Swipe downwards to hide the bar again.
Did you accidentally launch an app that makes a lot of noise? If you want to mute your iPad, press and hold your volume down button for a few seconds. The lock button can be turned into a mute button as well.
It is possible to expand the amount of preview text you get for emails. Go to settings and then to mail, locate the preview setting. The recommended setting for this is “5 lines.” You are now able to read more of one email in the inbox, and you can skim over them more effectively.
For manual lovers, you must download the manual in order to read it. Apple finds that this is the most efficient way for you to be guided.
You can make it much easier to send messages if you use shortcuts. If you double tap the space bar, you’ll get a period followed by a space, for example. Thus, you will not have to do it manually, and you will be able to send a greater number of messages.
Are you irritated by the percentage of battery icon on the top right of your screen? If, so you can turn it off. First enter the Settings menu. Look under General to find Usage. Here, you will be able to turn off the display of battery percentage.
If you want a search engine other than Google, you can have that. Simply visit “settings” and select “Safari” and then “search engine.” You have the choice of switching the search engine to something more user-friendly if you would like.
If you want to quickly mute your iPad, just follow this simple step. Hold the volume down button during a few seconds. That works faster than continuing to adjust your volume. Hold it another time to get the volume level back to where it was.
Anyone who loves their iPad knows how useful it really is. However, in order to utilize it, it’s vital that the iPad owner learns some knowledge on how to properly use it. Using these tips will help you use your iPad more efficiently.