Anyone that has held an iPad in their hands will agree that it is one of the best electronic devices available today. If you want to use it as it was intended, though, you have to educate yourself about it. This article is a great place to start learning about everything that your iPad has to offer.
Remain aware of the apps that are currently operational on your device. A lot of the apps on your iPad can run behind the scenes while you work on other things. To see the things that your iPad is running, double click the Home button. The apps in use will appear on the bottom of the screen. Swipe in the down direction to hide the bar when you’ve finished.
Is that app you just launched making too much noise? Muting your volume is as simple as pressing and holding the volume button down. If you are using iOS 4.3 or later, it is possible to make the toggle switch near the volume control mute your iPad.
You can adjust your email settings to allow you to increase the number of lines displayed in preview. Go to the Settings, go to the section that says Mail and seek out the setting that says Preview. Here, you can alter the preview that you see to 5 lines. This should help you decide if you really need to read the entire email or not.
If you do not have much time, do not use your iPhone’s charger to charge your iPad. The wattage required by the iPad is twice as much as that for the iPhone. It takes much longer to fully charge the iPad with a iPhone charger. For best results, use the charger that came with your iPad.
Your first exposure to an iPad can leave you in awe. Your iPad will become a lot more useful once you learn how to use all the different features. This information will give you the skills necessary to really use your iPad well.