New IPad? Read On For Some Great Tips!

The iPad is a high selling device for a reason. The device is packed with features that allow users to do virtually anything. You should learn as much as you can about the iPad so you can maximize your usage. Continue reading for some great tips and advice about iPad usage.

If you want to stream content with your iPad, you will have to be aware of battery life. Your battery will last longer if you reduce the brightness of your screen. You probably won’t even miss using the brightest setting.

Keep track of the apps your are running. A good number of iPad apps are able to run seemingly in the background at the same time that you are otherwise engaged. Double-click Home to see what’s currently running. These active apps will show up at the very bottom of your display in a bar. After you see what is running, close the bar by swiping downward.

If you want to charge your iPad quickly, avoid using an iPhone charger. This is because iPads have higher wattage requirements than iPhones. If you use that iPhone battery charger, it will be twice the time to charge. It’s wise to only use the charger that came with the iPad.

Mature Content

If you have purchased an iPad for your child and are worried about them viewing mature content, change the settings so that this type of content is blocked. There is an option in the settings that lets you block this kind of content. You can restrict mature content, including anything that has nudity or bad language.

Access your email and phone numbers by setting up FaceTime. The email that was used to set up the iPad will be used by default on FaceTime, but it is possible to add others. If you have multiple emails or numbers, each one can be recognized by FaceTime.

Visit your frequently used applications faster and with greater ease. Double click the home button and a bar of recently-used and running apps will appear on the screen. Rather than scrolling for apps, you’ll be able to find them instantly.

You can listen to music on your iPad, but are you aware you can also listen to podcasts? They allow you to access a radio clip on just about anything you can think of. If you do not want to listen to music anymore while commuting, try some podcasts. You will definitely be able to find a subject that interests you.

As previously mentioned, the sales of iPads have increased greatly. Apply what you’ve just learned to get the very most out of the use of your iPad device. We wish you all the luck in the world.