IPad Advice For Beginner And Intermediate Users

Everyone is crazy about the iPad. It literally fits into your bag. You can use it to work, play games, read and organize your life. The iPad has a number of features. Keep reading to find out what else you can do with your tablet.

Keep track of how much you are spending on iPad apps. Because of the iPad’s convenient features, you can end up spending much more money than you like. The iPad saves your credit card information and you can click away without thinking. Hence, you should set a limit on how much to spend on them.

There is no need to hit your small camera icon just to see something you just shot. Simple swipe right with a single finger and you will see your video or photo. To look at your previous pictures, swipe your finger to the left.

A lot of people find it hard to type on tablets, but it gets easier the more you do it. There is a speech dictation function on your iPad. Simply depress your home button two times, and hit the small microphone icon. When you finish talking, press the icon button again and you will see your words appear as text.

If you are in the habit of reading the instruction manual for everything that you buy, you need to know that the iPad’s manual is only available via download. Apple doesn’t want to kill trees so they encourage the download option instead.

Shortcuts are a simple way to get out messages. Pushing the space bar two times gives you a period at the end of a sentence. You won’t need to labor over your messages using this method.

To add your Google Calender to your Calender app, you’ll need to go into your Mail, elect Contacts, and then choose Calenders. Select Add An Account. When prompted for the type, choose Other. Tap Add CallDAV Account and then enter your Google data. Now leave the settings area and access the calendar app. Everything you needed should be visible.

Do you wish it were easier to access your Internet bookmarks? Within the iPad you can, simply by enabling the bookmarks bar. Access your Safari settings and turn on the option for always showing your bookmarks bar.

If you want to take a screenshot when using your tablet, it’s easy. Just press the home and sleep buttons simultaneously. This will take the shot you want and place it with all of your other photos.

Because your iPad is a huge investment, it’s smart to care for it well. Lots of iPad owners buy screen protectors. Screen protectors are simply thin plastic and give you more protection. To keep your iPad looking like new, use a damp soft cloth to wipe off the front and back. Never use window cleaners or other types of household cleaners on your iPad.

There is just about nothing that the iPad can’t do. Any one of any age can enjoy it. If you have one, learn to take care of it, and learn all about its potential. You won’t believe how many uses you will find for it in your life.