Tips For Successfully Using Your New IPad

TIP! Battery life is typically shorter when using heavier applications like movies and games. One way to extend the life of your battery charge is to adjust the screen brightness.

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.

TIP! Folders are now supported by the iPad’s iOS. You can start by holding down on your app until it jiggles, and then place it on top of a related app.

If you use your iPad all the time to watch movies, listen to music and play games, the battery is not going to last very long. You can help your battery charge last longer by adjusting the brightness of the screen. You can enjoy your iPad without requiring it to be on the brightest setting.

TIP! It is possible to gain access to all apps that are currently running on your iPad. Double-clicking on the Home key shows all open apps at once.

It is easy to get to all the apps that are currently running on your iPad. To see the currently running apps, just tap the Home button twice and you can see them quite clearly. This is a great way to switch between apps. Just swipe your finger down to get rid of the bar.

TIP! Does your iPad continually ask you to join different networks? Get rid of this by going into the settings menu. Open the Wi-Fi tab of the settings menu and choose the last item in the list that appears if you don’t wish to receive network prompts.

You don’t have to use the film roll icon to look at pictures. Instead, you can use one finger to swipe to the right, and voila, there is your picture or video. To view other photos you have stores, swipe toward the left side of the screen.

TIP! When the iPad freezes up, do a soft reboot. You can do this by holding down the power button, while at the same time pressing the home button.

Are you annoyed when your iPad audibly alerts you to every new email? Were you aware that this feature can be disabled? Start by going to Setting and General. Select the Sounds option from there. You can shut off the new mail alert or reduce its level.

TIP! Have you accidentally bumped an app that makes noise by accident? Press and hold the button used to turn down the volume, and the device will mute automatically. If you use mute often, you can set your lock orientation button as a muting alternative.

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. Select Add an Account and tap the Other one. Tap Add CallDAV Account and then enter your Google data. Then you have to go from the settings app to the calendar app. You should all be there.

TIP! If you are sick and tired of being notified of a local Wi-Fi connection, change your settings. There is a selection in the Settings menu to disable Wi-Fi messages.

A great way to keep pages open is to open new pages in a new tab. In Safari, tap and hold that link until a menu pops up. Here, you can choose to open the link in a tab.

Search Engine

TIP! It can be irritating for your iPad to chime every time you get an email. The great thing is that you do not have to be.

You can change your search engine default easily. This can be done under Settings – Safari – Search Engine. Then you can change your default search engine to one of the options provided.

Screenshots are simple to take. Simultaneously mash down the Home and Sleep buttons. You will then find the photo in your normal photo album.

TIP! If you want to copy text quickly, just press and hold the text to be copied. If you move to another application, you can paste the desired text by tapping again.

Because your iPad is a huge investment, it’s smart to care for it well. A majority of the people who own an iPad purchase a screen protector to help protect the glass screen from becoming chipped or cracked. Screen protectors are simply thin plastic and give you more protection. When cleaning your iPad’s screen, use soft cloths that are just barely damp. Avoid using any cleaning products on your iPad’s screen.

TIP! It is possible to copy text and then paste it. Whatever text that you hope to cut and paste should be tapped and then held.

There is a wealth of information that can step up your use of the powerful and useful iPad device. Use this article, along with other information you pick up, to enjoy your iPad even more. Almost anything that you need to do on a computer can be done on your iPad, if only you know how.