Learn How To Use Your New IPad

No matter how old you are, you are bound to enjoy playing with an iPad. Children love the gaming possibilities, while the grown-ups prefer to handle their business via its powerful applications. There are limitless opportunities for everyone. Reading this article will help you learn the many features the iPad has to offer.

Making Your IPad A Great Tool And Not Just A Toy It is possible to preview more than a couple of lines of email by changing settings. Go to Settings/Mail/Preview. Select "5 lines" for example. You are now able to read more of one email in the inbox, and you can skim over them more effectively.

Did you accidentally launch an app that makes a lot of noise? Muting your volume is as simple as pressing and holding the volume button down. You can also set another button to do this in the Settings menu.

The iPad lets you see 2 lines of an email before viewing it in full. This can often help to see content before opening the email. To do this, go to Settings>Mail. Open the mail tab in the settings app, then navigate to Contacts > Calendar. Once there, choose the number of lines to preview using the "preview mail" option.

Do you want to preview more of your email? Go to settings and then to mail, locate the preview setting. The recommended setting for this is "5 lines." This will give you a larger range to view when you are skimming.

The iPad doesn't come with a manual. You must download one if you require it. Apple doesn't want to kill trees so they encourage the download option instead.

To protect your investment, you need to understand how to properly care for your new iPad. Never leave your iPad in your car or in direct sunlight. Battery performance is degraded with intense heat. You also want to guarantee that your iPad does not come in contact with moisture as this could cause it to short circuit. A padded cover will offer your iPad additional protection.

In order to extend your iPad's battery life, turn on the auto-brightness feature. Your iPad will adjust its brightness in function of the environment you are in. This method is a great one for controlling your battery life with the screen brightness, which will increase the amount of time you can use your iPad whenever you aren't charging it. This setting can be located in the section labeled "Brightness & Wallpaper".

Most people know that they can use the iTunes store to buy apps, but they often don't know about its less-often-used features. An interesting one is iTunes U (which is used for universities). This section has educational podcasts about all types of professoinal subjects and can be a great way to increase your know-how.

Tips For Maximizing Your IPad Use At Home Do you want the option of finding your own iPad if you have lost it? In Settings, you will find an option that says iCloud. Type your Apple ID in the space, and look for "Find My iPad" at the bottom of your screen, then turn it on. You will then be able to see where your iPad is on a map by visiting iCloud.com and logging in with your Apple ID.

The iPad should now seem like it's more useful since you've learned a few things about it here. Keep the things you've learned here in your mind and share with your friends and family as well. You will feel great knowing you can help other people by passing on your new knowledge.