What You May Not Know About An IPad

The iPad is a great tool for folks of all ages. Children can use them for school and to play games, while adults can use them to do business. There are endless possibilities. Keep reading to find out what you can do with your iPad right now.

Your battery won’t last long if you’re using the iPad a lot. Lowering the brightness on the screen can prolong the life of the battery. Most of the day, you will not require your brightness on the highest setting.

Your folders are now supported with iOS. To start, hold your finger over and app until it jiggles. Then drag the jiggling app onto another icon and let go. Instantly they will both merge into a folder named after their categories. If you would like to name the folder yourself, that can be done as well.

A soft reset will allow you to resume using your iPad if the screen is frozen. For a soft reset, you will need to simultaneously hold the home button and power button for several seconds. The iPad will then reboot. If all you need is for an application to close, then hold down the home button. Keep it held for a second or two.

Change your settings so that you can preview more than two lines of an email in your inbox. Go to Settings, Mail, and Preview. Adjust this to show 5 lines. Now you can see more of each email in your inbox, speeding up the skimming process.

Many people find it difficult to type on tablets, but it gets easier with time. The iPad does offer a dictation feature, however. Just press home button two times and tap the little microphone you see. When you finish talking, press the icon button again and you will see your words appear as text.

It can be irritating for your iPad to chime every time you get an email. Are you aware that you can turn it off? Just select your Settings button and then General after that. Select Sounds under the General heading. Find the New Mail sound and adjust it to your preference.

Shortcuts make it far easier for you to send messages. You can finish up a sentence by tapping twice on the space bar to add a period and a space. This will allow you to do it automatically, so you have more free time to speak with whoever you’re talking to.

Want to put in the Google Calender on the iPad calendar app? Simply navigate to Mail, Contacts, and calendars. Choose Other under Add An Account. You will see an icon that says Add CalDAV Account. Tap this to enter your Google information. After you’ve done this, leave the settings, then tap the calendar app. Your information should now be there!

After reading this article, you should know a little more about this wonderful tool and how it can benefit your daily life. Attempt some features and look at the possibilities. The more you know about this amazing device, the more you’ll use it.