If you read books through your iPad, then your eyes will likely get tired, especially if the brightness setting is too bright. You can make the screen less bright on your iPad. You can either access the brightness level in your settings or lower the brightness directly in the eBook app by using the brightness slider. You can do a soft reset in order to reboot a frozen iPad. Simultaneously hold down the Power and Home buttons for several seconds. Wait for your iPad to reboot. To fix a frozen app, simply hold the home button one or two seconds. To copy text on your iPad, simply double tap a keyword. Copying a paragraph won’t work well that way. Quadruple tap a block of text to copy the whole thing at once. That works for addresses, paragraphs and the URL bar. Be watchful of all the apps that are running on your iPad. Some apps can continue to run simultaneously with other things on the iPad. Double-click Home to see what’s currently running. The currently running apps will appear on a bar. This will be located at the bottom. After you see what is running, close the bar by swiping downward.
You might not think much about the dangers of using the iPad, but you should set the security of your iPad adequately. What if someone steals it? Do you want them to have access to your email, contacts and banking information? You may need to reboot the iPad with a soft reset if it freezes. Simply press down on the home button and the power button at the same time. You’ll see the screen go black and then a white apple will appear. If you simply want to force close one app, hold only the home button. Your iPad’s Smart Cover is very important. It performs several different functions. The most useful feature is the one that allows you to put your iPad into hibernate mode by putting the cover on the screen. Additionally, the cover is held in place using the magnets on the side of the device, so it always fits just right. Furthermore, this cover will only cost you $39; therefore, ensure you purchase one.
Typing wearing you out? Try the dictation feature instead. Press the key that has a microphone symbol, dictate the text you want then click it again. With the second click, the words transform into written text, which can be edited.
You might never use all of the apps on your iPad. However, many of these can’t be deleted. You can put them in a folder and location where they won’t be in your way. This lets you keep your focus on the things you use quite a bit.
Almost everyone is familiar with tablets, specifically iPads. Chances are, you own an iPad or you have at least considered purchasing one. There are a multitude of excellent features on the iPad, regardless of what you will be using it for. Learn more about some lesser known things you can do with the iPad. Be sure to set your phone up so that its Find My iPad function is always running. This feature allows you to locate your iPad and remotely delete all information stored on your iPad. This may be kind of a hassle, but it’s something you’ll be happy for if the iPad gets lost.
Go into FaceTime and manage your numbers and email addresses. It defaults to the email you used when you set up the iPad. If there are several phone numbers or emails that you need FaceTime to know, set them up inside your iPad settings. You don’t have to send pictures like you used to ever again. You don’t have to attach them to an email manually! Just go to your photos, choose the on you want to share, click on the arrow in the upper-right corner, and choose ‘email’ photo for an easier way to send.
Do you dislike when you surf with your iPad and can’t tell what will happen with a hyperlink? This is easily remedied. There’s no mouse on an iPad, so pointing at the link like you would on a PC is out. Instead, tap the link and hold your finger there. The URL represented by the hyperlink will magically appear.
To extend the battery life of your iPad, turn down the screen brightness. This is especially beneficial if you are on the go and are expecting an important email or message. If you want the brightness lowered, look on the menu for the icon with a sun.