You can use your iPad in so many different ways. Include a keyboard, and it is like a computer. You can use a joystick if you wish for gaming purposes. You can even use it in the office to video conference with employees or customers. Keep reading this article if you want to learn how to make your iPad work for you.
Did you accidentally start an app that is noisy? It is easy to mute the volume on the iPad. All you have to do is hold down the volume-down key until it turns off. If you find yourself needing a mute button often, you can set the screen lock button to work as a permanent mute button.
If your iPad constantly asks you if you would like to join the Wi-Fi networks it detects, change this option. There is an option labeled Ask to Join Networks. Change this setting, and you’ll no longer be asked to join random Wi-Fi networks.
You need not press the camera roll icon to see a video or picture you take. Swipe with one finger toward the right and your picture or your video will be displayed. To view photos you’ve taken in the past, continue swiping left.
Do you not like having Google set as the default search engine? If so, there is a way for you to change this. Open the Settings menu, select Safari and then Search Engine. You can then switch to Yahoo or Bing if you like them better than Google.
Are you tired of tapping the bookmark icon over and over so you can visit your favorite sites? All you need to do is turn on your bookmark bar. Enter the Settings menu, select Safari, and enable Always Show Bookmarks.
It is really easy to make a screenshot with an iPad. You just press home and sleep together in order to do this. The iPad will take your screenshot and store it where it stores all your photos.
The iPad comes preloaded with many apps you’ll likely never use. Many of these apps cannot be deleted. Place them into a separate folder and move them so that it is far from where you spend your time. This ensures your home screen is full of apps you actually need.
Accessing your iTunes library on your iPad is simple. If you do not want to duplicate your songs, there is an alernative way to listen to them. Simply select Home Sharing on both the iPad and within iTunes. Once this option is enabled, your iTunes library will show up under the Shared section of the music app on your iPad. Then you can listen!
You can easily take a screenshot with your iPad. Press down the Home button and then press the Sleep/Wake key. You’ll see a flash and hear a clicking noise. This means a photo has been taken. Screenshots will be saved automatically in the Photos gallery, where they can be easily viewed or emailed.
Read up on iPad forums. There is lots to learn from experienced users of the device. You can also share what you know with others. Not only that, but if you have problems with the device, the forum can help you fix those problems.
From homework to videoconferencing, the iPad does it all. You just have to know how to properly use the iPad so that you’re ready to use it when you get one. Use what you’ve learned and enjoy your gadget more.
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