Does Your IPad Do What You Want?

You have your first iPad! It is a large decision that will affect you professionally and personally. In order to fully enjoy your iPad, you need to know how it works and what features it has. The following article can help.

You can easily access all running apps on an iPad. Just hit the Home button twice and a list will show up on the screen. Just click the app you wish to switch to, if you so desire. Just swipe downward on your screen to remove this bar.

Do you feel annoyed when your iPad asks if you want to join a new wifi network that is has detected? You’re able to turn off this feature through the settings menu. Just go to the tab for Wi-Fi, and there is an option to turn off the prompt. It is the final option on that page.

You need not press the camera roll icon to see a video or picture you take. Instead, you can use one finger to swipe to the right, and voila, there is your picture or video. You can continue to swipe to the left to see earlier photos and videos.

You can set your iPad to preview five lines of a single email. Go to settings – mail – preview to change it. Change the setting to 5 lines. You will now see more lines of the email while in the inbox.

Failed Password

If you store confidential data on your iPad, use the settings app to enable data wiping after a number of failed password entries. By using this setting, all of your information will be erased after 10 failed password attempts.

The default setting on the iPad is to preview two lines of each new email before you select it. It can help for you to see more lines before you open up the email. Navigate to Settings and select Mail. Got to Mail and choose Contacts. After that choose Calendar and change the options for previewing mail.

Download the manual onto your iPad if you need it. Most Apple products come with downloadable manuals.

If you want to sync your Google Calendar with the iPad’s native calendar app, open the settings menu and navigate to Mail > Contacts > Calendars. You can then go to Add An Account and then Other. Select Add CalDAV Account and then insert your Google credentials. Then navigate out of settings and click on the calendar application. There you have it!

Are you irritated by the percentage of battery icon on the top right of your screen? It can be easily turned off. To start with, go to your Settings menu. Then find General and next go to Usage. Under this menu, you can easily switch off your battery percentage display.

Search Engine

You can change your search engine from the default Google to another you prefer. If you prefer Safari, choose Safari from the Settings menu. You will have the option of changing your search engine to Bing or Yahoo if you find them to be more preferable than Google.

The iPad is an innovative technological device that people can use for virtually any purpose. It’s not hard to make the most of iPad, but you do have to know what you are doing. Use the advice from this piece when using your iPad and have fun!