Technology sure has come far in the past few years. At one point, computers were so big that they could not fit into a room. Now, your cell phone allows you to use the Internet, showing just how far technology has come. These tips can help you get the most from your iPad.
You can wipe out your iPad battery pretty quick if you use the device to game, play music or stream video content for long periods of time. Adjusting screen brightness can help to lengthen your battery life. You can enjoy your iPad without requiring it to be on the brightest setting.
If you want to charge your iPad as quickly as possible, do not use an iPhone charger. The iPhone charger supplies half the watts the iPad charger does. Charging with an iPhone charger will take far more time. Charge your iPad with an iPad charger.
It is very important that you know how to take care of your iPad. Make sure it’s never in direct sunlight, or in very hot conditions. Exposure to heat will damage your battery. Don’t leave your iPad anywhere that it will encounter dampness or liquids. For extra protection, you may want to buy a padded cover.
There is a way to locate your iPad if it becomes misplaced. Enter Settings and then look at iCloud. Enter your Apple ID where prompted and then turn on Find My iPad. When you activate this feature, you only need to visit iCloud.com to locate a lost iPad.
This a useful trick if you need to mute the sound of your iPad quickly. Just hold the “volume down” key for a few seconds. That’s faster than adjusting the volume repeatedly. If you want to readjust it, press it down once more.
Since an iPad is a significant investment, it is wise to provide proper care for it. Get a screen protection if you plan on transporting your iPad. These thin plastic sheets can give your iPad screen more protection. To keep your iPad looking like new, use a damp soft cloth to wipe off the front and back. Don’t use any special cleaners while cleaning your tablet.
You can quickly mute the iPad. When the iPad originally came out, there wasn’t a dedicated mute button. When the 4.3 came out they did add the ability to mute using the lock switch to silence the iPad. If you want to mute the sound, just hold down the volume-down button.
It is easy to copy/paste text section when working on your iPad. Simply hold down the text that you intend to copy. After the text section is highlighted, tap again and choose to copy. To paste the text, tap, hold and choose Paste.
Gone are the days of large cell phones and gigantic computers. These days, you can compute in a number of ways. If you have purchased an iPad, you will never reach the end of information available to apply to it and make the most of it. This article is a starting point, but keep looking for information out there.