The iPad provides a myriad of functions that make it optimal for anyone to use. When you get the iPad, it might be somewhat overwhelming to figure everything out at once. The following article will help you appreciate just how awesome the iPad is and what functionality is available.
If you use your iPad all the time to watch movies, listen to music and play games, the battery is not going to last very long. You can change the brightness on your screen to do this. You will discover that the brightest settings are rarely necessary.
It is easy to access all of the running apps on your iPad. Double clicking on your Home button will bring up a bar along the bottom of the screen displaying all of your currently running apps. You are able to switch to whatever app you want, by pressing it on the bar. Make this bar disappear by making a downward swipe on your screen.
Are you getting annoyed every time your iPad asks you if you would like to join a wifi network it detected? Just turn the notifications off! Select Wi-Fi, and from there, you can turn off this feature.
Did you accidentally start a noisy app? Mute your iPad by pushing the volume button down for a few seconds. If you find yourself needing a mute button often, you can set the screen lock button to work as a permanent mute button.
You need not press the camera roll icon to see a video or picture you take. You can just swipe right with your finger, and you will see the last picture or video you took. To see the other photos, keep swiping left.
Your iPad will charge slower if you are using your iPhone charger. The iPad charger is a 10 watt charger. The iPhone charger is a 5 watt charger. Charging your iPad with an iPhone charger will end up taking nearly twice as long. Just use the original charger that was given with the iPad.
If you're worried about people trying to access your data, you can fix your iPad to erase your data if there are a certain number of failed attempts. Doing so will completely wipe your phone after 10 attempts.
The iPad doesn't come with a manual. You must download one if you require it. Apple believes in a paperless environment, and they prefer offering it digitally instead of in print.
Having your iPad chime every time you get an email can quickly become annoying. Are you aware of a quick way to disable that unwanted sound? Find your Settings tab, then go to General. Select Sounds under the General heading. Then, select the option to turn the New Mail alert off or reduce the volume of the alert.
As you can now see, the iPad can do many things to make your life easier. Taking advantage of these options helps you get the most value from your device. Make certain you get the most for your money by following these tips.