iPads are packed with amazing features. It is for this very reason that they have continued to dominate the market. It takes a bit of learning to understand how to make the most of this advanced technology. Reading this article will help you to use your iPad well. Find the ones that are right for you below.
The latest operating system for the iPad supports folders. To start, just tap and hold the tap on your desired application, wait for it to jiggle, then drag the app to a different icon and release. Instantly they will both merge into a folder named after their categories. You can also rename the folder easily.
Does it annoy you whenever the iPad asks if you want to join any wifi network it has detected? Just turn the notifications off! Select Wi-Fi and then turn the Ask option off.
You don’t need to press the small camera icon that’s found near the bottom left of the screen to see videos or pictures you just took. Rather, you can swipe with one finger toward the right, and there is your video or picture! Swipe toward the left and your previous pictures will appear.
Even if you are in a rush, don’t make the mistake of charging your iPad with the charger for your iPhone. Your iPad requires higher wattage to charge than an iPod does. If you try to use an iPhone charger, you’ll have to wait a very long time for it to fully charge. Instead, use the charging cables that came with your iPad.
If you are concerned about someone seeing private information on your phone, you may set a password to erase the data after several failed attempts. This will erase everything on your phone if someone has not figured out the code after 10 tries.
It can be really annoying to have your iPad chime every time you receive an email. The great thing is that you do not have to be. Go to Settings then General. Select Sounds under the General heading. Turn off sounds for New Mail or reduce the volume.
The iPad can perform a quick mute. The original iPad did not have a mute button. Now, you can mute the sound easily with very simple steps. All you have to do now is hold the volume down control to mute your iPad instantly.
Do you want to get to your most popular apps as fast as possible? Double-click the Home button to have them immediately appear near the bottom of your screen. This trick will save you time, versus scrolling through separate screens to find what you are looking for.
Do you ever find yourself browsing the web and wondering where a word that is hyperlinked will take you? You can easily solve this. Just touch the word and hold it. This will mimic the hovering action that you would do on a computer. A popup that shows the link’s URL will appear.
Now you know why iPads are so popular. That said, it takes a while to learn exactly how to use an iPad to maximize its benefits. However, by using the advice you have learned here, you will be on the right track to becoming a power iPad user. Good luck with that!