Your IPad Should Be Working For You

The iPad has completely changed the way tasks are performed, as long as the user uses it correctly. The key is spending enough time learning about its many abilities and features. This article helps you to optimize the iPad in your hands.

 

VPN networks allow for access to remote servers. The VPN feature on an iPad can be activated by entering the network section of the settings menu. The iPad then will ask for your server address and user name. Speak with a member of the network administration team to assist if you cannot do this.

Is a noisy app driving you nuts? If you want to mute your iPad, press and hold your volume down button for a few seconds. If you are using iOS 4.3 or later, it is possible to make the toggle switch near the volume control mute your iPad.

If WiFi join notifications annoy you, simply get rid of them. You can go to the tab to opt out of joining a network. Turn that setting off, and you will finally be rid of the constant notifications.

You can adjust your email settings to allow you to increase the number of lines displayed in preview. Go to Settings, Mail and find Preview. If you select five lines, you will be able to get a good idea of what your emails are about before you open them. Now it is possible to preview more content from each message, making skimming quicker.

If you are worried about anyone trying to get into your phone and seeing all of your private information, you can set your password to erase all data after so many failed attempts. If someone can’t figure out the password after 10 tries, all the data on your phone will be erased.

Lots of people initially find it difficult to type on a tablet. It is possible to have your iPad convert what you say into text. Simply push home twice and a small microphone will pop up. When you are done talking, push the icon again and your words will be shown as text.

Open new pages with tabs in order to keep them open. If you use Safari, tap the link and hold it until the menu option becomes visible. This pop-up menu provides you with the opportunity to use a new tab to open an additional link.

You can change your search engine from the default Google to another you prefer. You can do this by going to the settings, selecting Safari and choosing Search Engine. Then you can change your default search engine to one of the options provided.

Does tapping the bookmark menu take too much time? Well, you’re able to keep the bookmarks bar on forever if you want to rid yourself of this problem. This can be done in Settings, Safari, Always Show Bookmarks.

Anyone who has ever witnessed an iPad in action can not refute their amazing abilities. But it is likely the iPad can do even more than you realize. Most people do not use the iPad to its full potential. By using the information above, you can use your iPad to its fullest advantage.