Anyone can benefit from the many excellent functions offered by iPad. When you first grab an iPad, it can be entirely overwhelming understanding how it all works. The following article will help you appreciate just how awesome the iPad is and what functionality is available.
You may see significant shortening of your battery life if you frequently watch movies, listen to continuous music, or play a lot of games on your iPad. You can help your battery charge last longer by adjusting the brightness of the screen. It is unlikely that the brightest settings are needed to achieve a good picture.
Do you know what to do when your iPad freezes? It can be rebooted by using a soft reset. To start, hold down your home and power buttons at the same time for several seconds. Then the iPad will reset. If you would rather just close down the application that you are in, push down on the home button instead.
Typing on a tablet can be difficult at first but gets easier over time. If you have issues, use speech dictation instead. Just double click your home button and you’ll then want to tap on the microphone icon. Record yourself talking, tap the microphone button again and a transcription of your speech will appear.
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. If you’d rather use Yahoo or Bing, this is where you’d make those changes.
As you are now aware, there are many great features to the iPad. When you’re aware of how to properly use this device, you can more bang for your buck. Use a few or all of the tips above so that you’re using your iPad to its fullest extent.