Oprah called the iPad a great modern invention. If you are new to the device, you may not know how to decide which features would be useful and how the device can make your life easier. In this article we will provide some valuable information that can help you to feel informed about your new gadget, in order to maximize its use.
Folders are now supported by the iPad’s iOS. To do this, press and hold on an app for a while, and it will start to jiggle. Then, drag the app over the top of a different icon and release. The result will be a folder containing both of your apps together. Also, you can rename the folder to increase your level of personalization.
Did you unintentionally open an application that makes a lot of noise? Mute the volume quick by pressing and then holding your volume down button. Do this until you can’t hear anything. If you need to mute often, you can set your lock button to mute, too.
Tablet typing isn’t simple. The iPad actually has a speech recognition function. Simply depress your home button two times, and hit the small microphone icon. When you finish speaking, press that icon again and the words will show up as text.
On your email, you will notice that the default only allows for two visible lines. This way you can screen your emails. In mail under settings, you can make this alteration. Open the mail tab in the settings app, then navigate to Contacts > Calendar. Once there, choose the number of lines to preview using the “preview mail” option.
For manual lovers, you must download the manual in order to read it. Apple is not providing a manual with every product to encourage customers to download a manual rather than wasting paper.
Shortcuts let you send messages quickly. For example, tapping the space bar twice when typing a sentence will 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 want to keep current pages open, just open new ones in a different tab. In Safari, touch and hold the hyperlink until a menu pops up. A pop-up menu will appear. One of the options allows you to launch a new tab with that link.
You can block mature content on an iPad that was purchased for use by your child. To do this, just go into settings and find the mature content option. With the iPad you can set parental settings to block and harmful content.
Now you can be a master at using your iPad. The information from this article is your ticket to hours and fun with your iPad. Learn often to ensure you keep up to date.