The iPad has a great reputation as a truly revolutionary device. However, learning all your iPad can do can be quite helpful. Read on further if you would like to understand the iPad on a deeper level.
When you use the iPad to stream a lot of media content, such as watching movies or listening to music, you will notice that the battery does not last as long. One of the ways you can extend the time your battery retains its charge is by adjusting the brightness of your screen. You may find you can enjoy your iPad without using the brightest setting possible.
Try to keep track of what apps you leave running when you are not using them. A lot of the apps on your tablet can keep running while you work on other things. To see what is currently running on your device, simply double click on the Home button. Everything that is open will be displayed in a bar located underneath all of your other information. Click the home button once or do a downward one finger swipe to close the bar.
If you have safety concerns should your iPad fall into the wrong hands, set the password to delete your personal data if someone enters the wrong password over and over. This will erase everything on your phone if someone has not figured out the code after 10 tries.
iPad care is imperative. Never leave your iPad in your car or in direct sunlight. The heat will degrade a battery’s performance. Also, never put the iPad in a place in which liquids may damage it. For extra protection, you may want to buy a padded cover.
Is clicking the Bookmarks button driving you nuts? Within the iPad you can, simply by enabling the bookmarks bar. Go to your Settings screen, click Safari and then go to Always Show Bookmarks and switch this to the On position.
Would you like to locate your iPad if it is misplaced? Simply navigate to Settings and then select iCloud. Insert your Apple ID. Once you do this, the bottom of your screen will flash “Find My iPad” and tap it to turn the feature on. Thus, if you lose the device, you just need to go to iCloud.com.
You can mute your sound quickly on your iPad. When the iPad first came out, you couldn’t quickly mute it. With the release of iOS 4.3, you have the option of locking the iPad orientation or have the sound muted. To perform a fast mute, all that you need to do is press and hold the volume-down button.
You can set your iPad to block mature content if your child will be using it. Go to settings and choose the setting that allows you to control mature content. This blocks anything that is for a mature audience.
You may be full of awe and wonder the first time you use an iPad. When you want to learn more, do some research online. Apply the information obtained through above paragraphs and your time with the iPad will be far more natural and enjoyable.