Buying an iPad is quite the investment. You want to get as much out of it as possible, right? Are you looking for advice which will help you be a great iPad owner? You’ve come to the right place! This article will guide you through some helpful tips and tricks.
Did you know that you can create folders on your iPad? Tap an app and hold the icon until it jiggles. Then, drag the app onto a second app and let go. Doing this creates a folder, categorizing both apps. Also, you can rename the folder to increase your level of personalization.
Keep an eye on the amount of downloadable space available on your iPad. After a few years of using an iPad many people find that they go to download something they want only to find that they don't have space available. Remove unwanted apps and music from time to time so this doesn't happen to you.
Maximize security by setting your iPad to erase all of your data after ten failed password entry attempts. Navigate to Settings, then General, then Passcode Lock. Select the Erase Data option. Just make sure that you remember your passcode or write it down in a safe place. Make sure that others who have permission to use your device do the same.
A great feature of the iPad is the zoom features. You can easily zoom in and out of any website by pinching with two fingers on the screen. This will help you select tiny links or features when they're larger. You can also double-tap on any image or text to enable auto-zoom.
When checking out any new applications, don’t overlook free options. Many times they're just as good as the paid version, although they may include advertisements. This is also a great way to have a type of trial before purchasing the full version that doesn’t have any obtrusive ads on it.
You can use a keyboard with your iPad. Some people love their iPad. Miss the actual keyboard. The good news is that any Apple wireless keyboard will work with it. It'll also work with any keyboard that uses Bluetooth. There are some iPads that already have a handy keyboard built in too.
By clicking two times on your iPad’s Home button you can quickly view a list of the applications that are currently running. They'll appear in a bar located at the bottom of your iPad’s screen. If you want to change to a new app, just tap on it once. You can remove this bar by swiping the screen down.
You can configure your iPad’s home button to perform a given action by being triple clicked. To do this, simply bring up the Settings tab and then click on General, followed by Accessibility. Then go ahead and triple-click your home button and go on to select what you want your home button to do. This will enable you to triple click and access a chosen function.
Unlike a personal computer where you need to constantly worry about viruses and spyware, the iPad is incredibly well protected against these things. Be sure to update your device as often as possible. In general you need not worry about destroying your iPad with unsafe web-surfing or downloaded applications.
Do you know how to make your iPad an amazing tool now? Do you feel confident in telling others what you've learned? Put this advice to use and share with others. You’ll feel good in knowing all you can, plus be able to provide that knowledge to others. Enjoy your iPad!