The speed at which technology advances truly is a miraculous thing. You used to be able to fill up a whole room with a computer, but now computers are much portable but enormously powerful. The iPad is an example of this, and using the advice below will help you get the most from it.
The latest operating system for the iPad supports folders. To create a folder, you will need to place and hold a finger on the app until it begins to jiggle. Once it is jiggling, drag your finger and app to another icon and release. Doing so creates a folder containing both of these apps. This folder can be easily renamed.
It’s simple to turn off notifications about joining Wi-Fi networks. There is a selection in the Settings menu to disable Wi-Fi messages. If you choose that option, you will not receive incoming invitations anymore.
With the default setting you can see the first two lines of any emails before you open them. If you would rather see more before you open it, there is an option. Go to the Settings and then tap on Mail. Got to Mail and choose Contacts. After that choose Calendar and change the options for previewing mail.
If you are a person that needs to have a manual with whatever you buy, you need to download the iPad’s one should you need it. Apple doesn’t want to kill trees so they encourage the download option instead.
Does the battery indicator on your iPad distract you? It may be useful to know that they are easy to turn off. To turn off, simply enter the Settings menu. Then find General and next go to Usage. In this menu, you’re able to turn off the display of battery percentage.
If you want a search engine other than Google, you can have that. In the settings app, navigate to Safari > Search Engine. If you’d rather use Yahoo or Bing, this is where you’d make those changes.
If you want to mute the volume on the iPad, try this. Just hold the “volume down” key for a few seconds. That is easier than adjusting your volume time and again. When you want the volume to go back up, hold it again.
Because iPads are expensive, it is a good idea to care for them properly. Lots of iPad owners buy screen protectors. This is a simple plastic cover that offers protection to the screen. When you clean your iPad screen, use a little water on a soft cloth. Do not use chemical products to clean your iPad.
Use FaceTime for phone numbers and emails. You can add as many emails as you wish. If there are more emails or even phone numbers where you want FaceTime to recognize, you can set them up in the settings area of the iPad.
Computing comes with a lot of choices, including huge room-sized computers and small cell phones. If you choose to use an iPad, you need to learn all about it. This article is a great starting point, so keep reading so you can learn a lot more.