Making The Most Of Your IPad Experience

Believe it or not, iPads are not difficult to use. All you have to do is start playing around, right? So many more functions are available and the following article will help touch on a few of the best and most efficient.

Using your iPad to watch films, play music and play games can significantly shorten the life of the battery. One way to extend the life of your battery charge is to adjust the screen brightness. You probably won’t even miss using the brightest setting.

VPN networks allow for access to remote servers. The VPN feature on an iPad can be activated by entering the network section of the settings menu. Before establishing a VPN connection, you will need to provide credentials such as a username or server address. If you aren’t sure of your server address, contact the network administrator.

It is possible to expand the amount of preview text you get for emails. Go to the Mail menu under Settings and choose “Preview.” Reset the number so that it shows five lines at one time You will now see more lines of the email while in the inbox.

If you want your Google Calendar feature on the iPad, go into “mail” then “contacts” then “calendars.” Choose Add An Account, then Other. Choose Add CalDAV Account and enter your Google information. Next, leave the settings area and hit your calendar application. You should now be all set.

Are you tired of tapping the bookmark icon over and over so you can visit your favorite sites? It is possible for your bookmark option to be permanent. Go to Settings, Safari, and then select Always Show Bookmarks Bar and turn it to On.

If you don’t want your children accessing mature Internet sites, it is possible to block them. In the settings menu, you can easily limit access to mature content. This setting will allow you to block anything labeled adult.

FaceTime phone numbers and emails should be set up. The email you used to set up your iPad will be your default, but you can always add more. If you have more than one email or number, the settings section is where you want to go.

Do not dismiss the iPad’s cloud function if you are always connected online. In this way, you can store information and save iPad hard drive space. Store documents that are important on both the iPad and the cloud.

Switch on your auto brightness in order to add battery life. Your iPad can sense the lighting in the room you are in and adjust its own lighting to best fit the need. This ensures your battery stays charged for longer. Navigate to Settings and then choose ‘Brightness & Wallpaper’.

You can listen to your home iTunes library from your iPad. If you have iTunes, you don’t need to download the songs again with this solution. Just select to enable something called “Home Sharing” on the iPad, as well as in iTunes. Then go to your music, click More, then Shared. All you have left to do is enjoy the music.

Though simple to use, the iPad provides much more usefulness as you learn more about it. Start using the tips from this article. Using the iPad correctly will give you a multi-functional device.