Your iPad is helpful, but maybe you haven’t tapped into how helpful it can be. Having adequate knowledge on your iPad can help you utilize it to its full capacity. This article is designed to provide you with some helpful tips that will assist you in using and enjoying your iPad.
There is a way that you can check all the running applications that you have at a given time. By double-clicking on your Home button, you will see every running app in a bar near the bottom of the screen. Tap an application icon to switch to that app. When you’re done, swipe the screen downwards to hide the bar.
It is a pain when you get an email and your iPad chimes every time. Did you know you can turn off this annoying feature? Just go to Settings then General. When you are in General, then go to Sounds. Here, you can turn off your New Mail sound or adjust its level.
Shortcuts make it far easier for you to send messages. For instance, a period and space are added when you tap the space bar two times while typing a sentence. You won’t have to add it yourself and the time you save can mean more messaging to family and friends.
You can access your Google Calendar in the Calendar app on the iPad by choosing, “Mail,” “Contacts,” and “Calendars” under the Settings menu. Navigate to Add An Account, and then tap Other. Choose “CalDAV” as the account type and type in your Google credentials. Then, get out of the settings app and tap the calender app. You should see what you need.
By using tabs to open websites, it’s easy to keep all the pages you need open. If you are using Safari, tap and hold down the link and wait until a menu pops up. This pop-up menu provides you with the opportunity to use a new tab to open an additional link.
If you don’t want your children viewing mature content, you can change the settings on your iPad to block it. To do this, just go into settings and find the mature content option. You can restrict mature content, including anything that has nudity or bad language.
The information that you have gleaned from this article should help you to better understand how to use your iPad. You can use this handy and powerful little machine for lots of great purposes. Remember these tips to really use your iPad!