Let’s face it, most people own an iPad and the thrill you get from this device is nothing less than an adrenaline rush! However, it can be hard as a first time user to know exactly how an iPad really works. The following article will provide you with some great insider tips as to how your iPad can work better for you.
Do you feel annoyed when your iPad asks if you want to join a new wifi network that is has detected? You can turn this feature off by going to your settings. Go to the tab for Wi-Fi and turn off the last option if you wish to not have any more notifications.
Did you know that when you are charging your iPad on a flat surface, it can take a while for the battery light to appear? Don’t panic! Plug it in and wait for a bit. The charging symbol will eventually appear and your iPad has been charging the entire time.
If the battery in your iPad is fully depleted, charge it as quickly as possible. Storing the device for long periods of time with a dead battery can affect its ability to hold a charge in the future. Once per month, allow the battery to run down completely before charging it to 100 percent.
Do you need some help with organizing your busy schedule? Install a Google calendar on your iPad. Tap on the mail section of your settings and select calendars. Choose add a calendar, select Google as your server and enter your Google account information. Your Google calendar will then be exported to your iPad calendar.
If you are always on the go, you should get a Smart Cover for your iPad. These covers will put your iPad to sleep right away when you close them. These cover fit better than any other product on the market, and you will be able to choose from many different colors.
How do you avoid the frustration of an unknown hyperlink when browsing on your iPad? You can fix this easily. Since you can’t hover over words like on a regular computer, you may touch and hold that word. This action will show you the URL that the word will take you to.
You should be concerned about hitting links on your iPad that may not be from legitimate sites. The best way to stop that from happening to you is by holding down the link before you click on it. This will let you know the actual URL the link is coming from.
If you enjoy listening to audio-books, you’ll love the VoiceOver application under Accessibility settings. This feature will read aloud any text displayed on the screen. Open your favorite e-book or blog and your iPad will read it to you! This is perfect for listening in your car or while you are doing work around the house.
Your iPad can provide you with some wonderful opportunities in the world of technology. However, you can only unlock the wonders this little device by Apple has to offer if you know how to use your iPad. Follow the tips and tricks from this article, and you will see how much easier it is to use this device.