So, you have made the decision to buy a new iPad. You’ll love your investment! To take full advantage of your iPad, however, there are certain things you need to know. Keep reading to learn more about the different features of your iPad.
Your battery won’t last long if you’re using the iPad a lot. If you alter the screen brightness, your battery can last longer. You might not ever need to use it as bright as it can be.
You can now create folders with your iPad’s iOS. Just tap an app and hold it until it wiggles, then drag it over the app you wish to pair it with. The folder that is created will be named with the category of the applications that are inside it. You can then rename this folder if you like.
If you wish to access servers remotely, you need a VPN connection. You can use a VPC on your iPad by going to Settings, Network, and then turning on the VPN. You will be able to put in a server address and then your user name. Speak with a member of the network administration team to assist if you cannot do this.
When the iPad freezes up, do a soft reboot. Hold both the home and power buttons to get your device to reload. This will make the device restart. If you wish for an app to be forcefully closed, hold your home button down for a couple of seconds.
It is possible to expand the amount of preview text you get for emails. In your Settings menu, click on Mail, and then find the Preview setting. Changes this setting to display up to five lines. This way, you can view more of the email, speeding up your skim-through process.
When your password is entered 10 times, your iPad erases – is this a function you’d like to turn on? All of your data will disappear if someone makes ten failed attempts to enter the password.
Having your iPad chime every time you get an email can quickly become annoying. You can turn this notification off. Under general in settings, you can alter the sounds. After selecting General, select Sounds. Choose to completely turn off the new mail chime or lower its volume.
Do you not like having Google set as the default search engine? If so, there is a way for you to change this. Open the Settings menu, select Safari and then Search Engine. Then you can change your default search engine to one of the options provided.
You need to take good care of your iPad since it is such a big investment. Screen protectors are often used on iPads. These are thin plastic sheets that cover the screen of the iPad to provide extra protection. When cleaning your iPad’s screen, use soft cloths that are just barely damp. Never use a cleaning solution that you use around the house.
iPads are great pieces of technology and are ideal for both personal and business use. You just learned here how to get the most out of your iPad. Use these tips to make your iPad usage all the more enjoyable!