Technology has really taken off in the last several years. You used to be able to fill up a whole room with a computer, but now computers are much portable but enormously powerful. The iPad is the greatest new gadget on the market, and the following tips will help you get better acquainted with this new device.
Watch how much money you spend on apps. With all the exciting apps, and the easy way to buy them, it is easy to go overboard. Be aware of what you are doing when buying apps. Keep track.
Is your iPad asking you permission to join wi-fi networks? This can be turned off in settings. Choose your Wi-Fi tab and the last option can switch off if you’re sick of prompts.
If you’re worried about people trying to access your data, you can fix your iPad to erase your data if there are a certain number of failed attempts. Doing so will completely wipe your phone after 10 attempts.
On your email, you will notice that the default only allows for two visible lines. You may wish to view more of each message before you open it. To do this, go to Settings>Mail. After you go to “mail”, choose “contacts” and “calendar” in order to see additional lines of text before opening your messages.
If you want to put your calendar on the iPad calendar you should click on the mail and then your contacts and then your calendar. You need to go to the area that allows you to add an additional account, then hit Other. Hit Add CalDAv Account and punch in all of your Google information. After you’ve done this, leave the settings, then tap the calendar app. Everything you needed should be visible.
If you want a search engine other than Google, you can have that. You can access this by selecting Safari from the settings menu and then hitting search engine. Now you can choose Bing or Yahoo as your default search engine. You can always change it back the same way.
Need to quickly mute your iPad? Try this. Just hold the “volume down” key for a few seconds. That is easier than adjusting your volume time and again. Hold it another time to get the volume level back to where it was.
An iPad is an expensive investment, so you need to take good care of it. Many buy screen protectors. This is a simple plastic cover that offers protection to the screen. To clean the screen, simply use soft cloths that are slightly damp. Do not use any harsh cleaning agents to clean your iPad.
There are millions of technology choices that we can make today. Use the tips here to take full advantage of your iPad. You probably don’t know everything it is capable of. This article provides a good start to you, so continue reading.