You need to know how to work with your iPad to take full advantage of all that it can do. It is essential to learn about its functionality. Check out the information in this article to learn how to use your iPad to the fullest.
The iPad’s iOS supports folders now. Tap an app and hold the icon until it jiggles. Then, drag the app onto a second app and let go. Doing so creates a folder containing both of these apps. You can easily rename this folder.
Keep up with your spending on apps. When you have this device, it can be easy to pay a lot of money, just because it stores your payment details and you can easily click to buy. Make sure you monitor the amount of money you spend with your iPad.
Pay close attention to the apps that you run on your iPad. A lot of iPad apps are designed to run as background processes. If you would like to view the current apps that are running, double click the Home icon. A bar with open and recently-used apps will appear at the bottom. Click the home button once or do a downward one finger swipe to close the bar.
Have you accidentally launched a noisy app? Mute your iPad in an emergency by holding down the volume button. If you use mute often, you can set the lock orientation key to act as your mute button.
“Ding!” Does the chiming of your iPad whenever you receive another email drive you crazy? Did you know you can turn off this annoying feature? First you need to go to Settings>General. Then select Sounds. Within that option, you can turn the sound off or adjust it to be less annoying and suit your needs better.
Open pages in new tabs. When you’re in the Safari browser, tap the link and hold it until the menu for options appears. You can open your links in new tabs when the pop-up menu shows.
iPads are not cheap so be sure to care for it properly. Get a screen protection if you plan on transporting your iPad. These thin sheets of plastic provide extra protection for your iPad’s screen. Clean the screen only with a soft, damp cloth. Don’t ever use products such as common window and household cleaners on the iPad’s screen.
Copying and pasting text is easy on the iPad. Tap the text you wish to copy, hold, then choose select to select the words you are interested in copying. Once the text is yellow, select copy. Finally, to paste the text, hold at the target location and choose “paste” from the popup menu.
There is more to the iTunes Store than music and apps! One interesting function is iTunes U. The U stands for university. This section has many educational podcasts about many professional subjects and can really boost your knowledge.
It’s up to you to use what you’ve read here. You will discover that the iPad provides you with opportunities and utility that you never even considered before.