When did you buy your iPad? How often do you use it? You don’t want to be attached to it completely, but you do need to get your money’s worth. There are so many things you can do with your iPad that you should be getting more than your money’s worth. Keep reading to find out more.
Buying an iPad is a great way to increase any kind of company that you have. It is a great way to bring in new business because it shows that your company is modern and progressive. If you are looking for this kind of client, then pick up an iPad.
Are you constantly annoyed by the AutoCorrect on your iPad? Try this trick in the future. After you finish typing your word, tap on it in the suggestion’s area. That will ensure that you get what you typed instead of the AutoCorrect suggested a word that automatically gets inserted when you hit a space.
Does your email notification drive you crazy? You can change this! Go to the Settings and select the General tab. Select Sounds below the General tab. Find the New Mail sound and adjust it to your preference.
Back up your iPad often. Your device will soon be a major piece of your daily life, holding entertainment, notes, and even important documents. Make it a habit of doing a backup of your device every night so that there is no chance that these documents will be lost forever. Remember, your iPad is still a piece of technology; it can break or brick without much warning.
Are you interested in easily retrieving your iPad if it gets lost? Enter Settings and then look at iCloud. Fill in your ID when prompted, which will log your system into the database. Then you can visit iCloud.com to find your iPad.
A great feature of the iPad is the zoom features. You can easily zoom in and out of any website by pinching with two fingers on the screen. This will help you select tiny links or features when they are larger. You can also double-tap on any image or text to enable auto-zoom.
Did you know that you can create folders on your iPad? Just tap any app and hold it until it starts to begin jiggling. When it does, drag the app over the top of any other icon and let it go. The iPad will then make a folder for you with both of the apps involved inside.
iPad is The Photo Booth
One of the neat features of the iPad is the Photo Booth. You can get more enjoyment out of this feature if you use it on your friends and family. Tapping the “twirly camera” icon will let you use the camera on the back and take photos by tapping the shutter button.
Use Folders. You can now put folders on your device. Simply press down on one icon until it begins to jiggle, and then place it “on top” of another icon. You will then create a folder that includes both of those icons. This can be a quick way to organize all of the things you have on your iPad.
You do not have to access the second screen of your keyboard if you need an apostrophe. You should instead tap and hold the exclamation point key and an apostrophe will appear for you to select. You can also make typing easier by purchasing a wireless keyboard or even a case with a built-in keyboard.
If you are a photo buff, then the iPad is really interesting for you. While it isn’t a professional-level camera, it is an exceptionally good amateur camera. What is better is that there are many applications, which allow you to manipulate the photo right on the iPad itself!
Most people do not know that you are allowed to add more than four items to the dock on an iPad. You are allowed to hold up to six at a time. To add something to the dock, press and hold the icon until it shakes, then drag it into the dock.
One of the most amazing features of the iPad is the Maps app that runs off of Google’s street view. Many people get confused trying to use it so it is often overlooked. Simply open Google Maps and when you have a red pin drop after a search, simply tap the icon to enter street view.
Tap on the home button twice to maneuver between apps. Simply click the app you need and presto! You’re there. Just repeat the process to switch back again.
Connect iPad to Your TV
Did you wish you could connect an iPad to your TV? You can do so by using an adapter that you can purchase separately. The adapter is called a VGA adapter, and is made by Apple, or you can look for a digital AV adapter. Either of them works perfectly.
Buy a cloth made of microfiber to wipe the screen of you iPad as often as you can. This may seem excessive, but it is much harder to see if everything is not clear. If you use a wipe made of something else, there is a huge chance that it may scratch the screen.
If you want to quickly mute your iPad, just click on the volume down button until the indicator goes to 0. This will mute your device and ensure you’re not being interrupted in a meeting or class. You can bring the sound back by using the volume up button later.
Zoom in with your fingers. When you are looking at websites, you might worry that the text is too small. However, you can simply put two fingers on the screen as if you are pinching, and move them outwards. You will find that everything gets bigger! It’s great for zooming in on almost anything.
Now that you have a better idea of how to go about using your device, you should be able to use it for more things. Have fun using the apps, track your workout program, use it to help your kids learn, and more. The iPad is a great tool for just about anything!