Monday, August 5, 2013

Practical Advice For Using IPads Like A Pro

Practical Advice For Using IPads Like A Pro - So you like to play games? Are you currently going to school? Do you have a hard job? Are you trying to get in shape? Are you going to have a baby? The iPad has apps for all of this and more! There is an app for just about anything you can think of, but the iPad isn't just about apps. The paragraphs that follow offer you some ideas and advice on what iPads can do for you beyond apps.

If you want to utilize your iPad for processor-heavy tasks like gaming, watching videos or listening to music, you may get less usage time out of a battery charge. Adjusting the brightness is a great way to extend battery life. There is no reason to have the screen at full brightness in any situation.

You can use VPN to access a server remotely. This can be activated from the network tab under settings. The iPad then will ask for your server address and user name. If you lack the server address, ask a network administrator.

Are tired of having your iPad constantly ask you whether or not you wish to connect with detected WiFi network. This feature can be turned off under your settings. Choose the Wi-Fi tab, and the last option on the page can be turned off if you do not wish to be prompted anymore.

Unless you have a lot of time to recharge your iPad, avoid using an iPhone charger. Your iPad doesn't have the same wattage as your iPhone which is 10 watts as opposed to 5 watts on the phone. The iPhone charger will take much longer to fully charge your iPad. It's wise to only use the charger that came with the iPad.

If you are worried about anyone trying to get into your phone and seeing all of your private information, you can set your password to erase all data after so many failed attempts. Doing so will completely wipe your phone after 10 attempts.

A lot of people find it hard to type on tablets, but it gets easier the more you do it. Alternately, you can use the speech dictation feature of iPad. Tap the home button two times and tap the microphone icon on the screen that appears. Record yourself talking, tap the microphone button again and a transcription of your speech will appear.

Now your iPad will truly start working for you. You can take your iPad with you everywhere and use it to track everything from current weather to how your pregnancy is progressing. Your iPad will replace your obsolete gadgets and become your most indispensable tool.