In just a short amount of time, the iPad has become a favorite tool for many people. It is compact, which means you can carry it with you everywhere. You can draw with it, work on it, play games on it and do whatever you wish really. The features are endless. Keep reading to find out more about these incredible devices.
Do you get irked each time you get a message from your iPad wanting to know if you want to join a new wifi network that it has just picked up? By going into your settings, you can choose to turn off this feature. Pick the Wi-Fi tab. The very final option on this page can get disabled, should you want to avoid anymore prompts.
Try a soft reset if your iPad is frozen. Just hold Home and Sleep at the same time for about a minute. Doing this properly will restart the device. If you simply want to force close one app, hold only the home button.
If you’ve ever been interrupted by your iPad at a bad time you likely want to know how to silence it quickly. Mute your iPad by pushing the volume button down for a few seconds. If you need to mute often, you can set your lock button to mute, too.
If you are tired of being prompted to join various Wi-Fi networks, change your settings. Go to Settings and then Wi-Fi and look for Ask to Join. Turn that off, and you won’t see invitations any more.
If you have safety concerns should your iPad fall into the wrong hands, set the password to delete your personal data if someone enters the wrong password over and over. This feature erases everything recorded on your phone after someone has tried and failed 10 times.
If you iPad is set to default you will be able to see a few sentences of your email before you read it. You can change this to see more, if you so desire. Choose “Mail” in Settings. You should then choose contacts. tap on calendar and adjust the preview mail option.
There is no hard-copy manual for iPad, but if you want one, you can download it and print it. Apple is all about minimalism and they would rather you download one than to include one with all of their products.
The chime on the iPad that alerts you of new email can be very annoying. You can turn them off. Tap on “Settings”, and then select “General”. Select “Sounds” under this tab. Find the New Mail sound and adjust it to your preference.
Does tapping the bookmark menu take too much time? Well you can turn on the bookmarks bar permanently and eliminate this problem. Go to Settings, Safari, and then select Always Show Bookmarks Bar and turn it to On.
The possibilities are endless when it comes to thing you are able to do on an iPad. Everyone can use this device. If there’s one in your home, learn all you can about its use, potential, and care. Once you learn to properly operate your iPad, you will be shocked at how much it improves your life.