The iPad is a revolutionary product; even Oprah agrees! If you are new to using one, there is some research you should do to know all the tricks. This article will describe the iPad’s many benefits so you can make the most out of it.
The iOS on the iPad now supports folders. To utilize this feature, tap the app you want to until it begins to shake, then drag it where you want to drop it. This will create a folder which holds the two apps. The name of the folder will represent the category of what the apps are. Also, you can rename the folder to increase your level of personalization.
Monitor how much you spend on iPad apps. There are many, many helpful apps and it is easy to go overboard. So, it’s important to keep your eye on what you’re spending.
Do you get irritated when your iPad asks if you want to join new Wi-Fi networks? Go to settings and turn this off. If you would rather not be prompted, you can click the Wi-Fi button and you will not have to deal with this anymore.
The email app will show you the first two lines of an email’s text unless you change this setting. It can be helpful to see more of the content prior to opening. Head to “settings” and hit “mail.” Under Mail select Contacts, then Calender to change the Preview mail options for more lines.
It can be far simpler to transmit messages by familiarizing yourself with certain shortcuts. One shortcut is to double tap the space bar to enter a period and space after a sentence. You can save time by doing these things automatically instead of manually, so that you can easily send messages to more of your friends.
If you use Google Calendar and want it included within the calendar app on your iPad, then go to your Mail option, followed by Contacts and finally Calendars. Select Add an Account, then tap Other. Then click “Add CalDAV” and use your Google log-in. Now leave the settings area and access the calendar app. There you have it!
When surfing, use tabs. If you use Safari, tap the link and hold it until the menu option becomes visible. This menu will give you the option of opening the URL with a new tab.
Do you just hate knowing how much charge remains in your iPad battery? This can be simply turned off. At the outset, access the Settings Menu. Then find General and next go to Usage. Under this menu, you can easily switch off your battery percentage display.
It is possible to shift away from using Google as the search engine, from which the iPad defaults. Go to the Settings menu, choose Safari and then choose Search Engine. Then you can change your default search engine to one of the options provided.
Having read this article, you should be able to get started quickly with an iPad in your hands. Apply any ideas here new to you to make using an iPad easier. Learning as much about the iPad as possible will make your investment in the device worthwhile.