The iPad has been vouched for over and over. Some say it is the tool of the future, while others think it is nothing more than a toy. If you are in either camp, you will soon find that it is both. Read the article below to find out how.
Did you accidentally launch an app that makes a lot of noise? To quickly mute the iPad’s volume, just hold down the volume button. The lock orientation can also be configured to mute your device.
Make sure you check out your currently running apps. You can run a lot of the apps on an iPad while you are doing other things. To take a look at all running apps, double-click the Home button. The lower bar will display the currently active apps and some brief information. To eliminate this feature, simply swipe down and you will be back to the normal setting.
Don’t use your iPhone charger for your iPad if you are short on time. The iPad charger is a 10 watt charger. The iPhone charger is a 5 watt charger. You will not be able to charge your iPad as quickly if you are using your iPhone charger. For best results, use the charger that came with your iPad.
Are you worried about possibly losing your iPad? Visit Settings and then iCloud. Then type your Apple ID. Choose the option to “Find my iPad.” Now if you lose your iPad, all you need to do to find it is go to iCloud.com.
If you want a search engine other than Google, you can have that. Just navigate to the Settings button, then you can switch it to Safari if you wish. You can use alternatives like Bing or Yahoo instead of Google.
No matter how you use the iPad, there is always more that can be done with it. This is just the start of what you can do with and learn about your iPad. You will learn a great deal in a short time if you stay learning about it.