The success of the iPad should come as no surprise. These tablets are not only enjoyable, but also offer practical features that help people accomplish their goals. If you want to get the most out of your iPad, you’ll want to learn how to use all the features available. This article has gobs of tips and advice to help you enjoy your iPad.
You can access all of your running apps on your iPad. Double-clicking on the Home key shows all open apps at once. If you want to go to one of these apps, just click it on the bottom bar. You should swipe the screen downwards in order to eliminate the bar.
Watch your currently running apps carefully. The apps may be running while you are doing other things. If you want to see what else is running on your iPad, just double-click the Home button. The apps in use will appear on the bottom of the screen. Swipe down to get rid of the bar when you are done.
You don’t have to use the film roll icon to look at pictures. All you have to do is swipe the screen right and your video or picture will appear. Swipe in the other direction to see photos you took earlier.
If you need to charge up in a hurry, do not use an iPhone charger on the iPad. The two devices both operate at different wattages – the iPhone at 5 watts and the iPad at 10 watts. And their chargers follow suit. You will not be able to charge your iPad as quickly if you are using your iPhone charger. Use the charger that came with your iPad instead.
If you iPad is set to default you will be able to see a few sentences of your email before you read it. You may wish to view more of each message before you open it. Head to “settings” and hit “mail.” When you go to mail, pick contacts and then your calendar to get your preview mail options changed.
If you want to put your calendar on the iPad calendar you should click on the mail and then your contacts and then your calendar. Click on Add Account and then Other. Hit Add CalDAv Account and punch in all of your Google information. Then, exit the settings application and select your calendar application. Everything you need should be right there!
Does the battery indicator on your iPad distract you? You can disable that. To begin, open the Settings menu. You will find Usage under General. Here you can turn off the battery display.
If you would rather not have Google as a default search engine, that can be changed. Just navigate to the Settings button, then you can switch it to Safari if you wish. Then you can change your default search engine to one of the options provided.
The iPad is one of most popular devices sold today. Millions of iPads have been sold to people worldwide. To make sure you are using your iPad for all its worth, remember all the advice you have read in this article and put it to good use. Have a great day and lots of fun using the iPad!