An iPad is an amazing piece of technology. It is small, portable and capable of so much. But, what can your iPad do? When you have an iPad, it is capable of so much, and sometimes you need a little help to show you how to do everything you want to do. That is where this article comes in handy.
To you find it annoying when your iPad asks if you want to join a detected wifi network? This feature can be turned off in your settings. Open the Wi-Fi tab of the settings menu and choose the last item in the list that appears if you don’t wish to receive network prompts.
When the iPad freezes up, do a soft reboot. Hold down both the power and home buttons for a few seconds. Wait for your iPad to reboot. Whenever you need to force the closure of an app, you can do so by holding down your device’s home button for several seconds.
It is always best to read the manual of the products you buy, but the only way to get a manual for your iPad is to download it. Most Apple products come with downloadable manuals.
If you would like to include your Google Calender on your iPad’s calender app, go to mail, then contacts and then calenders. Hit Add An Account and hit Other. Choose Add CalDAV Account and enter your Google information. After you’ve done this, leave the settings, then tap the calendar app. Now you should have everything you need there!
Take good care of your iPad and it will last longer. Firstly, you must keep the iPad away from the sun, and make sure it’s not locked in your car when it’s hot. The battery will begin to degrade in extreme heat. Don’t let it get wet either. You should buy a cover that is padded to provide further protection for the device.
Most people know that an SD card can be plugged into the iPad directly from their camera to view photos. Many people do not know that a connection kit can be purchased to connect your camera to your iPad. You can search the online Apple Store to find one for your camera.
Become an avid e-reader with you iPad. Of course it will already have a few free books for you, however; it’s capable of importing and displaying ebooks from virtually everywhere! Formats may be limited, so find a site offering compatible options and start reading all the books that have been gathering dust on your to-do list!
One of the neat features of the iPad is the Photo Booth. You can get more enjoyment out of this feature if you use it on your friends and family. Tapping the “twirly camera” icon will let you use the camera on the back and take photos by tapping the shutter button.
Do you need to type something in all caps? Instead of tapping on the shift key before every letter, turn the caps lock on by tapping your shift key twice. This works on both shift keys. This function is also available on wireless keyboards but most keyboards have a caps lock key.
Forums online are a great way to learn more about your iPad. Many sites are devoted to the discussion of iPads, and using them can be of tremendous help. All you have to do is check some forums to find out more about the iPad.
The iPad’s “.com” button can multitask. Most people know about the handy “.com” button that makes typing web addresses easier, but it can do much more than that. If the website you are heading to ends in “.net” or “.edu,” simply hold down the “.com” button and you will see several new options pop up.
You can show the web your strongest emotions by simply turning your caps lock on with new iOS devices, such as the iPad. Rather than fighting the shift key over and over again, you can now double tap the button and enter caps-lock mode. This setting is great for typing an entire sentence or paragraph in a capital font.
You should now have a little more iPad knowledge. As you can see, your iPad is able to do a lot of neat and helpful things, some things you may have never imagined. Use what you have learned here and you can make the most of your iPad’s capabilities.