Ideas To Make The IPad Easier To Use

TIP! To you find it annoying when your iPad asks if you want to join a detected wifi network? This prompt can be totally eliminated by checking your device settings. Press on Wi-Fi and turn off the last option to discontinue these prompts.

What can anyone say about an iPad that has not been said before? Some users think it is a fun device to occasionally play games on, while others use it to schedule their daily life. If you are one of many who love it and want to use it to its full advantage, read on.

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TIP! Don’t use your iPhone charger for your iPad if you are short on time. The wattage on the two devices is different.

You can access a remote server using a VPN. To activate your iPad’s VPN feature, head to settings and click on network tab. At that point you just input the information that is requested, including treh server address. If you are unaware of the server address, you must contact the network administrator.

TIP! To get a copy of the user’s manual, download one for free. Apple is not providing a manual with every product to encourage customers to download a manual rather than wasting paper.

If you have safety concerns should your iPad fall into the wrong hands, set the password to delete your personal data if someone enters the wrong password over and over. This will get rid of everything on the phone if someone cannot figure out the code 10 times in a row.

TIP! Getting a sound alert every time you receive an email can be very annoying. You can turn them off.

If you want your Google Calendar feature on the iPad, go into “mail” then “contacts” then “calendars.” Choose Other under Add An Account. You will see an icon that says Add CalDAV Account. Tap this to enter your Google information. Then, back out of your settings app and single-tap your calendar app. You should now be set to go.

TIP! Do you not like having Google set as the default search engine? If so, there is a way for you to change this. You can do this by going to the settings, selecting Safari and choosing Search Engine.

You can keep tabs open by opening new pages inside a new tab. If you are using Safari, tap and hold down the link and wait until a menu pops up. You will be given the choice to open the website of choice in an additional tab in the pop-up menu.

TIP! It is easy to get a screenshot of a page displayed on the iPad. Click both the Sleep and Home buttons and you will get a nice picture of your screen.

You should know what kind of care an iPad needs. Never leave your iPad in your car or in direct sunlight. This will decrease the performance of the battery. Avoid placing it near liquids. You should also get a quality padded cover to protect your iPad from shocks and dust.

TIP! It is easy to quickly mute your iPad. There originally wasn’t a mute button on the first iPad.

Because iPads are expensive, it is a good idea to care for them properly. Get a screen protection if you plan on transporting your iPad. These are thin plastic and give heightened protection to the screen area of the iPad. Get a soft cloth and dampen it with water if you need to clean your screen. Don’t use window cleaner or other household cleaning supplies.

TIP! If you’ve got kids and you’re worried about what they can watch on your iPad, change the block controls on your device. Access the settings and set limits on the availability of mature content.

You can now quickly mute your iPad. The first iPads did not have a mute button on them. With the release of iOS 4.3, you have the option of locking the iPad orientation or have the sound muted. If you want to mute the sound, just hold down the volume-down button.

TIP! It’s simple to copy some text and paste it elsewhere on the iPad. Tap and hold text you want copied, and hit select to pick the sentence you desire.

How do you avoid the frustration of an unknown hyperlink when browsing on your iPad? Here’s an easy tip to solve this problem. True, you can’t hover like on a regular computer, but you can touch and hold on the word. A popup that shows the link’s URL will appear.

TIP! There is more to the iTunes Store than music and apps! iTunes U is pretty interesting. Educational podcasts are found here on many different topics.

It matters not what your intended purpose for the iPad might be; you can improve upon that purpose if you take the right steps. This article just helps you with a little of what you can learn with the iPad. Continue to learn more and you can be an expert in time.