The iPad is a device capable of almost anything. In order to become a more advanced iPad user, you need more advice. Between the games you can play, social media sites you can visit and online banking, there is not much you cannot do. Continue to read and learn more.
You can wipe out your iPad battery pretty quick if you use the device to game, play music or stream video content for long periods of time. One successful method that makes your battery last longer is to lower the brightness of the screen. It is unlikely that you will prefer the brightest setting and the improvement will be worth it.
Accessing the running apps is easy. Just double-click the Home button, and all the apps that are running will display at the bottom of the screen. To switch between apps, just tap the one you want to access. To get rid of the bar, you should take your finger and swipe it down towards the bottom of the screen.
Pay close attention to the apps that you run on your iPad. Many different iPad applications can continue processing information in the background and do not disturb the user. If you want to know which apps are currently active, all you need to do quickly tap the home button two times in succession. A bar will appear that shows all apps running on the system. Click the home button once or do a downward one finger swipe to close the bar.
Have you ever mistakenly opened a noisy app? You can mute your volume quickly by pressing and holding on the volume down button until the sound is turned off. If you need to mute often, you can set your lock button to mute, too.
It isn’t necessary to click the camera in the bottom to see the picture. All you have to do is swipe the screen right and your video or picture will appear. You can look at previous pictures by going left.
The iPhone charger isn’t ideal for quickly charging your tablet. Your iPad requires higher wattage to charge than an iPod does. Charging with an iPhone charger will take far more time. Use the charger that came with your iPad instead.
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. Everything on your iPad will be deleted if there are 10 failed password attempts.
You may be annoyed by the chiming whenever you get an email. You can get rid of this feature, if you find it annoying. Go into your settings, then choose the general tab. After selecting General, select Sounds. Then, select the option to turn the New Mail alert off or reduce the volume of the alert.
With the tips in the above article in mind, you know how to properly use the iPad; begin doing so now. The more you learn, the more use you’ll get out of this amazing device. It is a great tool to have on hand, and you’ll be happy with your purchase.