So, you’ve decided to invest in an iPad. This is not a transaction that you want to enter into lightly. If you want to truly benefit from owning an iPad, there is some information you may find useful. The following article can help.
Monitor how much you spend on iPad apps. It is so simple to use your iTunes application that you can rack up a huge bill without realizing it. So it is critical to keep track of what you spend.
Soft resets can fix your iPad when it freezes. To do so, hold the power button and home button simultaneously for several seconds. Your device then restarts itself. If you simply want to make an app close, depress the home button by itself for several seconds.
If you want to charge your iPad quickly, avoid using an iPhone charger. The iPad has a totally different wattage than the iPhone (10 watts compared to 5 watts). Using an iPhone charger to fully charge an iPad battery will take quite a long time. It’s wise to only use the charger that came with the iPad.
If you are worried about anyone trying to get into your phone and seeing all of your private information, you can set your password to erase all data after so many failed attempts. Doing this will erase all data on the iPad whenever a person attempts to input the passcode ten times.
Are you tired of tapping the bookmark icon over and over so you can visit your favorite sites? Enable your bookmarks bar for permanent status, and you will never again have this issue. Turn the Always Show Bookmark bar option on in your Settings menu.
This a useful trick if you need to mute the sound of your iPad quickly. Just press and hold the “volume down” key for two seconds. This is far faster than changing the volume level all the time. Press it down when you want the volume to go back to normal.
You can synch the pages of your iPad with iTunes and easily share your iPad documents with a Mac or PC. Thanks to iTunes, it’s easier than ever to share documents with a computer. When you also use email, you can literally send anything to the iPad.
To view running apps, simply double click the home button. This bar will display all apps that are running, and you will be able to access them using the icon located on the bar. This will help you remember what apps are running and let you close the ones not in use.
Turning down the brightness of the screen can extend the life of your iPad’s battery. This can help when you need to have as much battery life as possible. To reduce screen brightness simply double press on Home and then find the sun shaped icon.
Tabs can help you browse more efficiently. Following a link or opening another page doesn’t mean you have to exit your current page. If you hold the link you want, rather than the usual tapping, you are going to get a menu with options. From here, you can opt to open the link in a new tab, allowing you to keep your current page as well as open the new one.
Both your professional and personal life can be improved with the iPad. It is easy to get a lot out of your iPad with a few steps. Apply the tips you’ve just learned for the ideal iPad experience, and enjoy all it has to offer.