Use Your IPad Like A Pro With These Tips

TIP! It is easy to get to all the apps that are currently running on your iPad. Double-clicking on your Home button will show all the running apps in the bar at your screen’s bottom.

The iPad is not a hot seller for nothing. The device is packed with features that allow users to do virtually anything. To make sure you are using the iPad to its utmost potential, educate yourself about how the tablet works. This article has tips that can help you make great use of your device.

TIP! If you are getting irritated by the amount of times that you are being asked to join Wi-Fi networks, go into your settings and change it. You will see the choice that asks if you want to join networks.

In your inbox, you may want to see more than the first few lines. In the mail section, you can adjust this with the preview setting. If you select five lines, you will be able to get a good idea of what your emails are about before you open them. This should help you decide if you really need to read the entire email or not.

TIP! Shortcuts are a great feature to install to save time and reduce stress. You can finish up a sentence by tapping twice on the space bar to add a period and a space.

With the default setting you can see the first two lines of any emails before you open them. It can be helpful to see more of the content prior to opening. Under Settings, tap on Mail. First go to MAIL. Choose CONTACTS. Then go to CALENDARS. At this point, you can adjust preview mail options to get more lines.

TIP! Are you annoyed or distracted by the constant battery life percentage displayed on your iPad’s screen? It is easy to banish this totally useless information from your iPad’s screen. To begin, open the Settings menu.

Do you just hate knowing how much charge remains in your iPad battery? You can easily turn it off if you like. To begin, enter the menu for your Settings. Select General and then Usage. Here you can turn off the battery display.

Taking a screenshot on an iPad is very simple. Press the Home and Sleep buttons simultaneously. This will take a screenshot and save it with your other pictures.

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TIP! If you ever need to mute the sound on an iPad, you should try this tip. Just depress the volume button for only 2 seconds.

This a useful trick if you need to mute the sound of your iPad quickly. Simply hold the volume down button for a couple of seconds. This is much quicker than trying to adjust the volume over and over again. When ready for original volume level, simply hold the button down again.

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. You can do so in the settings area.

To copy/paste quickly, press and then hold text and simply choose Select. Now, pick copy and go to another application and tap while holding down again. Click Paste. If you have a significant amount of sentences to copy, you may have to tap multiple times.

TIP! FaceTime phone numbers and emails should be set up. Facetime can then sync up the information that you input with your contact.

Your new iPad comes preloaded with a lot of apps that you might not wish to use. Many of them cannot be deleted. However, you do have the option to move these unwanted apps into a single folder, which can then be stored out of the way. You can then focus on getting down to business.

TIP! You can go to a iPad forum to find out more about using your iPad. There are quite a few sites out there that offer forums for iPads, and they will have people on them that may be able to help you.

Taking pictures often means turning the iPad to the side. This will cause your shutter button to go in and out, resulting in blurry pictures. Try using the orientation lock. The shutter button will be easier to access since it will be near your thumb. After you take the photograph, you can rotate the image with an image editor.

TIP! By turning down the brightness, you increase battery life. This is really important if you expect anything important such as a message or email.

To help extend your iPad’s battery life turn down the screen’s brightness. This is extremely helpful if you’re expecting a message or email of great importance and your battery is running low. To reduce screen brightness simply double press on Home and then find the sun shaped icon.

TIP! There are several options for search engines on your iPad. You can easily swap it for another.

Did you know you could take screenshots with your iPad? Just push both the Home and Sleep button together. You’ll see a flash and hear a clicking noise. This lets you know that you’ve successfully taken the photo. It is easy to view screenshots in the photo gallery after they have been saved.

TIP! Your calendar will not let you move from day-to-day with just a swipe. You can select the appropriate date using the navigation bar.

Did you know you can connect an iPad to your TV? You can do so by using an adapter that you can purchase separately. Just look for an Apple VGA adapter or a digital AV adapter. These devices will work perfectly.

TIP! You can display a PDF in either of two ways. PDFs can be placed in iTunes and synced with the iPad, or they can be emailed to your own account.

The features of the iPad have played a major role in it’s success. To be sure you get all that you can from your iPad, try using this knowledge. Enjoy your iPad!