Master Your IPad In A Few Easy Steps

TIP! Your folders are now supported with iOS. To begin, tap and hold your finger on an app until it starts jiggling, drag that app on top of another icon, and then let it go.

There is a reason that iPad sales have skyrocketed over the past few years. They are fun and easy to use and have the largest selection of apps available. That said, they may offer more than you know. You will find a lot of great things about the iPad in this article.

TIP! You can access remote servers through a VPN network. You can use a VPC on your iPad by going to Settings, Network, and then turning on the VPN.

Using your iPad to watch films, play music and play games can significantly shorten the life of the battery. Adjusting the brightness is a great way to extend battery life. You do not always need a very bright screen to use your iPad.

TIP! You can do a soft reset in order to reboot a frozen iPad. A soft reset consists of simultaneously hitting the home and power buttons.

You will be using VPN networks if you are trying to get in contact with remote servers. There is an icon in your iPad’s menu to activate a remote server through a VPN network. Just look under the network tab. Enter the required username and server address. If the server address is not something you personally know, contact your network administrator.

TIP! It’s simple to turn off notifications about joining Wi-Fi networks. Look for an option called Ask To Join that is referring to networks.

If you are a person that needs to have a manual with whatever you buy, you need to download the iPad’s one should you need it. It is easier for Apple to make it a download than to print a manual for every product.

TIP! If you’re worried about people trying to access your data, you can fix your iPad to erase your data if there are a certain number of failed attempts. This will erase everything on your phone if someone has not figured out the code after 10 tries.

Do you want to get rid of the chime when you receive a new email? You can turn this notification off. Go into your settings, then choose the general tab. Then select Sounds. Find the New Mail sound and adjust it to your preference.

TIP! If you want to sync your Google Calendar with the iPad’s native calendar app, open the settings menu and navigate to Mail > Contacts > Calendars. Choose Add An Account, then Other.

Take good care of your iPad and it will last longer. Try to move your device out of the sun and heat, as this can cause burnout. The heat will kill your battery. Keep your iPad away from liquids so electronic components are not damaged. It’s also a good idea to buy a cover that’s padded so your iPad is more protected.

TIP! You must learn how to take care of your iPad properly. Keeping it away from the sun’s damaging rays is rule number one, and never leave it in a hot car.

Taking a screenshot on an iPad is very simple. The home and sleep buttons pressed together will take a screenshot. Then you will have a screenshot you can organize with your other photos.

TIP! If you would like to take a screenshot while you are using your iPad, it is very easy to do. Hold Home and Sleep simultaneously.

If you want to quickly mute your iPad, just follow this simple step. The volume down button, when held for two seconds, gets this done. That is easier than adjusting your volume time and again. Press it down when you want the volume to go back to normal.

TIP! There is now an easy way to mute your iPad. As you might know, previous iPad versions did not have this capability.

Take the time to set up your contacts in FaceTime. It defaults to the email you used when you set up the iPad. If you have other email accounts associated with FaceTime, change the information in the Settings.

TIP! If you almost always have Internet access, the cloud is very helpful. You can store your files on this server without taking too much space on your iPad.

Isn’t it irritating when you encounter a hyperlink on your iPad, and you are unable to determine where it will take you? There is a simple fix to this problem. All you have to do is to touch and keep your finger on the word. The URL represented by the hyperlink will magically appear.

TIP! You can sync pages with iTunes to share documents with a Mac or PC. Sharing your documents is no longer a hassle and the ability to interact with any brand of home computer via iTunes is irreplaceable.

It is possible to sync pages by using iTunes so that documents can be shared with Macs or PCs. By sharing documents with iTunes, you can avoid the hassle and be able to share documents with all brands of computers. It is also quite easy to send your PDF’s over the Internet and then download them from a remote system.

TIP! Use your iPad to listen to iTunes. If you have songs stored on iTunes, you can play them right from the cloud.

Chances are, you are now certain that the iPad is the device for you and that the features they offer are one-of-a-kind. Use this article to your advantage, and get everything you can out of your iPad. Have a great day and lots of fun using the iPad!