When used with experienced precision, the iPad is truly a remarkable device that transforms the manner in which many things get accomplished. The secret to success, however, rests mainly in the time and attention you invest in learning the intricacies of the device. Keep reading into the following paragraphs, and you are going to be able to use your iPad effectively.
The latest operating system, iOS, allows you to use folders on your iPad. Start by tapping and holding your finger on the app you desire. It will begin to jiggle. Then you can drag it onto another icon and release it. Doing so creates a folder containing both of these apps. If you don’t like the label, you can rename the folder.
You can access all of your running apps on your iPad. All you have to do is quickly double click your Home button. You can easily switch to a running app, by just tapping on it in the bar. Swipe downwards to hide the bar again.
All you have to do is utilize a VPN network to get to the remote servers. If you have a need to connect your iPad through a VPN connection, you need to enable the VPN feature available through Settings and Network. You will be asked to provide a server address and a username. If the server address is not something you personally know, contact your network administrator.
Is that app you just launched making too much noise? Muting your volume is as simple as pressing and holding the volume button down. If you need it often, you can set it up so your lock button can also work as a button mute the iPad.
It can be far simpler to transmit messages by familiarizing yourself with certain shortcuts. For instance, when you tap the space bar two times, you will get a period and a space. You won’t have to add it yourself and the time you save can mean more messaging to family and friends.
Is the battery percentage annoying or distracting you? It can be easily turned off. Click on Settings. Look under General to find Usage. When you’re here, the battery percentage display can easily be turned off.
It is possible to shift away from using Google as the search engine, from which the iPad defaults. This can be done under Settings – Safari – Search Engine. This lets you change to Yahoo or Bing.
iPads are expensive, so take good care of yours. A lot of people get screen protectors. This is a thin plastic film that adheres to your screen and keeps it safe. Whenever you clean the screen of your iPad, use a soft cloth that has been lightly dampened with water. Do not use chemical products to clean your iPad.
If you own an iPad, you are well aware of how great the device really is. But it is likely the iPad can do even more than you realize. Most people do not use the iPad to its full potential. By trying out some of the tips you have found here, you can take advantage of the many great options available on your iPad and enjoy your device even more.