18 Jan

How To Make Your IPad More Useful

The iPad can do many things for people. By plugging up a keyboard it becomes a word processor. You can also use a joystick on it to play games. With the correct app, you will have a way of video conferencing. These simple tips will allow your iPad to become your most indispensable electronic tool.

Did you unintentionally open an application that makes a lot of noise? Muting your volume is as simple as pressing and holding the volume button down. If you mute often, you can set your lock orientation button as a tool to mute.

Are you sick of your iPad asking you to become part of a Wi-Fi network? Then go to settings and eliminate the possibility. You can go to the tab to opt out of joining a network. Change this setting, and you’ll no longer be asked to join random Wi-Fi networks.

The alert every time you have an incoming email can be very annoying. Are you aware that this can be turned off? First, go to your Settings and then General. Select the Sounds option from there. You can shut off the new mail alert or reduce its level.

Shortcuts make sending messages much faster. Try pushing the space bar two times when you are writing something. A period and then a space will be added in. That way, it will not be necessary to do it manually, and you will have additional time to transmit messages to people you know.

It is easy to get a screenshot of a page displayed on the iPad. You just have to hit the sleep and home buttons together. This takes the shot and places it with your other photos.

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If you ever need to mute the sound on an iPad, you should try this tip. All that you need to do is hold the lower volume button for about two seconds. That’s faster than adjusting the volume repeatedly. When you want to restore the volume, simply hold down the button again.

You can copy and paste easily. Just hold the text and choose Select. Then click Copy, go where you want to paste, then tap again. A pop-up menu will appear, from which you should tap ‘paste.’ For an entire paragraph, you need to press four times.

A lot of people know about the iTunes store, but they aren’t always well-versed on the features that are available. An interesting one is iTunes U (which is used for universities). This will give you podcasts that are educational in nature so that you can broaden your learning base.

It is natural to hold the sides of the iPad when taking a photo. That could make your shutter button move, resulting in wobbling while taking the photo. Make use of the orientation lock. You can then put the button to push near your thumb. When done, turn the images with the image editor.

Control your iPad’s screen brightness to extend the device’s battery life. This can help when you need to have as much battery life as possible. Decrease the brightness by double tapping the Home icon.

Listen to your iTunes music on your iPad. If you already have an iTunes account and songs in it, and don’t want to download them again, you have an easy solution. Just go to “Home Sharing” in both the iPad and iTunes. In the iPad’s Music app, click on More and then Shared. Now you can start listening.

Search Engine

Do you dislike Google search on your iPad? You can use a different search engine. Just choose the search engine you want from your Safari settings. You will see a list from which you can select a new default search engine. The initial choices include Google, Bing, and Yahoo.

No matter if you want to connect with people, play games or study, you can do these and so many other things on your iPad. You just need to know what to do, and the advice here will help you get started. Use the tips listed in this article to ensure a great experience.