In just a short amount of time, the iPad has become a favorite tool for many people. It relatively small size makes it very convenient to carry around. You can catch up on your reading, play games with it and help organize your workload. The iPad is a great tool with lots of features. Use this device to its fullest. Read these tips to make your iPad even better.
You can access all apps that are running on your iPad. Press the Home button twice to view all of your current apps. If you tap on a app in the bar, you can quickly switch to it. Just swipe downward on your screen to remove this bar.
Watch your currently running apps carefully. Many of the iPad's apps can run in the background while you do other things. To take a look at all running apps, double-click the Home button. These active apps will show up at the very bottom of your display in a bar. Swipe downwards to remove the bar from sight when you're finished.
It's simple to turn off notifications about joining Wi-Fi networks. You will see the choice that asks if you want to join networks. Once set to no, you won't be nagged again.
Do you want to get rid of the chime when you receive a new email? The great thing is that you do not have to be. Tap on "Settings", and then select "General". You should then select the Sounds menu. Turn off the chime or adjust the volume of it.
Hate having to view your iPad's battery charge percentage? It may be useful to know that they are easy to turn off. Start by going to the Settings. You will find Usage under General. Here you can turn off the battery display.
You can change the default search engine to something besides Google if you wish. Simply navigate to Settings, Safari, and then Search Engine. If you would rather use Yahoo or Bing, you can chose one of them instead.
Do your best to take care of your iPad so you do not have to replace this expensive device anytime soon. Screen protectors are purchased by many people. These are basically thin pieces of plastic that give your iPad's screen protection. Use a soft, damp cloth to clean your iPad's screen. Don't use window or household cleaners on the iPad.
There is a way to keep your kids safe as they surf on the iPad. All you have to do is turn the parental control feature on through the settings menu. You can block anything you want from here.
It is very easy to switch between apps without wasting time going to the home screen. Simply click the home button two times to have them all appear. That one trick saves you time so you don't need to scroll through everything to find what you need.
iPad features are limitless. Everyone can use this device. The only thing you need to do is learn how to properly care for it and use it. Once you do this, you will find that it has endless potential when it comes to usefulness and its ability to entertain.