Anyone who has ever used an iPad knows what a powerful, yet intuitive and elegant device it is. Learning a few tips and tricks will help you take advantage of all the features of your iPad. Read on to glean some informative facts about using the iPad to its full potential.
Buying apps can be like buying drugs, so budget accordingly. Because of the iPad’s convenient features, you can end up spending much more money than you like. The iPad saves your credit card information and you can click away without thinking. Therefore, it is important to monitor your spending.
Remote servers can be accessed by your iPad through VPN networks. This can be activated from the network tab under settings. Before establishing a VPN connection, you will need to provide credentials such as a username or server address. Talk to the network admin if you need the information required.
You view two lines by default when you see new emails. This way you can screen your emails. Choose “Mail” in Settings. Then click on Contacts, then click Calendar and then finally select Preview Mail Options so that you can see more at one time.
Using shortcuts can make sending messages easier. You can finish up a sentence by tapping twice on the space bar to add a period and a space. This will eliminate the need to manually do it and give you more time to send more messages to your friends.
If you would like to include your Google Calender on your iPad’s calender app, go to mail, then contacts and then calenders. Click on Add Account and then Other. Hit your “Add CalDAV” icon and add in the relevant Google information. Leave the settings menu and open the calendar app. Everything you need should be right there!
You must learn how to take care of your iPad properly. Firstly, you must keep the iPad away from the sun, and make sure it’s not locked in your car when it’s hot. The heat will ruin the performance of your battery. Also, be sure to avoid placing your iPad in places where its electronic components could be damaged by liquids. You may also want to place a padded cover on top of it for even more protection.
Use the following trick to quickly mute your iPad. Just press and hold the volume button down for a few seconds. This is quicker than adjusting the volume repeatedly. If you want the volume to revert back to the original level, just hold down the button again.
You can change the settings on your child’s iPad to block mature content, so you will not have to worry about them having access to unsuitable sites. Under settings, you can limit how much mature content they can see. It is possible to block adult material.
If you are almost always connected to the internet in one way or another, then don’t overlook the cloud function of the iPad. This is terrific for storing information without using hard drive space on your iPad. Use the cloud service as well as the device for storing important documents.
You may be full of awe and wonder the first time you use an iPad. When you want to learn more, do some research online. Apply the information obtained through above paragraphs and your time with the iPad will be far more natural and enjoyable.