Your iPad makes a great tool that does quite a few various tasks. You know how to use it okay, but you need to know more. There’s so much you can do with iPad. For example, you could make use of social media, play games and tend to your banking needs. Read on to discover more!
Choose between Orientation Lock and Mute. Older versions of the iPad featured an “Orientation Lock” button on the side of the device. The button remained on later versions, but its function was switched to “Mute.” If you preferred the older function, you can access a setting in the General Settings menu to set it back to its original function.
Protect your sensitive data with the Delete All function. Worried about losing your identity if your iPad is ever lost or stolen? Simply enable the Erase Data security setting. In the event of 10 incorrect passcode entries, the iPad will automatically erase all personal data. You can find this option in the Settings menu, under General > Passcode Lock.
Learn all the things the side switch can do on your iPad. It is a handy way to turn your audio alerts on and off without affecting your playback sound. You can also use it to lock your screen so that it does not automatically rotate. If you want to use it for some other function, you can change this in the General Settings menu.
Do you have an Apple TV? You should be able to stream some of the content stored on your iPad to this TV. Open the content on your iPad while you are next to your Apple TV and wait for the Airplay icon to appear. If you tap it, your content will be sent to your TV.
You can stop annoying Wi-Fi joining messages on your iPad. If you’re tired of getting asked to join various Wi-Fi networks constantly, this can be taken care of under Settings and Wi-Fi. Switch off Ask to Join Networks. You may still join any network that you’ve already got from this screen, you just will not be harassed constantly.
Don’t automatically go for the newest version. You may find that the features you want are on older versions, and you will find that the older versions are significantly cheaper. Compare and find out which version of the iPad suit you best, and you may save a little money while you’re at it.
Muting the iPad is fast and easy. When the iPad first came out, you couldn’t quickly mute it. The IOS 4.3 gave the choice of a lock switch to lock the iPad orientation or to mute the sound. Now, you can quickly mute your iPad by holding the “down” half of the volume button.
Since you now are more informed on how to used the iPad, you can start using it more effectively. The more you learn, the more you will see how infinite the uses of iPad truly are. Your iPad is an incredible tool in your arsenal, and when used right, you’ll get more than your money’s worth out of it.