What Makes An IPad Stand Out From The Rest

TIP! Does your iPad continually ask you to join different networks? This feature can by turned off by adjusting your iPad settings. Choose the Wi-Fi tab, and the last option on the page can be turned off if you do not wish to be prompted anymore.

The iPad is quite popular with people from all age groups. It’s great for kids for school and fun games, and adults can find it to be integral to their business day. The uses of an iPad are many and varied. Keep reading to learn about all the features available to you on this device.

TIP! If you want to review a photo or video you just shot, you do not have to select the camera icon on the bottom left of the screen. Swipe with one finger toward the right and your picture or your video will be displayed.

Remote servers can be accessed by your iPad through VPN networks. To do this, go to Settings and choose the “Activate VPN” under the network tab. You will be asked to provide a server address and a username. Talk to the network admin if you need the information required.

TIP! If time is of the essence, avoid charging your iPad with an iPhone charger. Your iPad requires higher wattage to charge than an iPod does.

Does your iPad prompt you to join new wifi networks all the time? You can go to your settings and disable this feature. Select Wi-Fi and then turn the Ask option off.

TIP! You view two lines by default when you see new emails. Sometimes, you may want to have a larger preview.

You can reset your iPad if you see that it is frozen. You can do this by pushing the home and power buttons at the same time. This will cause the tablet to restart. If you would rather just close down the application that you are in, push down on the home button instead.

TIP! By using tabs to open websites, it’s easy to keep all the pages you need open. While in Safari, hold the link and a pop-up menu appears.

Know which apps are running on your iPad. A good number of iPad apps are able to run seemingly in the background at the same time that you are otherwise engaged. If you want to know which apps are currently active, all you need to do quickly tap the home button two times in succession. The more you have running, the more battery you’ll use, so close those you don’t need. Swipe down to get rid of the bar when you are done.

TIP! What happens if your iPad is stolen or lost? Simply open Settings, then iCloud. Enter your ID for Apple at the base of the screen.

Is a noisy app driving you nuts? Mute your iPad by pushing the volume button down for a few seconds. If you find yourself needing to mute sound frequently, you may want to set up the orientation lock button to work as a muting control.

TIP! It is easy to get a screenshot of a page displayed on the iPad. Just hold down the Home and Sleep buttons together.

If you do not have a lot of time, you should never charge your iPad with your iPhone charger. The wattage is different, causing a delay. Charging with the incorrect charger will delay the charge time. For best results, use the charger that came with your iPad.

TIP! This a useful trick if you need to mute the sound of your iPad quickly. Just depress the volume button for only 2 seconds.

Access your Google calendar easily by adding it to your contacts on the mail tab. Click on Add Account and then Other. Tap that you wish to Add CalDAV Account and then put in the information for Google. Next, leave settings and open the calender. All that you need should be right there.

TIP! Your iPad can easily copy, cut, and paste text similar to a home computer. Tap the text you intend to copy and hold your finger down, then choose “select” from the popup menu that appears.

You can mute your sound quickly on your iPad. In its first incarnation, the iPad lacked a specific mute button. With the release of iOS 4.3, you have the option of locking the iPad orientation or have the sound muted. Now all you have to do is press the volume-down key and hold it for a few seconds.

TIP! Does the battery icon annoy you? Fortunately, it is a simple matter to remove it from your screen. In general under settings, click on the usage function.

It is very easy to switch between apps without wasting time going to the home screen. By double clicking the home button, the apps will come up immediately on the bottom of your device. This little trick saves a ton of time, as you don’t have to scroll through screens to access something.

TIP! There are many online communities for iPad users. This can give you a lot of valuable information on your device.

This article should help you learn how this device works and how it could better your life. Play around with the newest features and broaden your horizons with the new technology. The more you know about this amazing device, the more you’ll use it.