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Since the iPad launched back in 2010, it has been the go to tablet of choice for millions of consumers around the world. As with any product, if you want to get the most out an iPad you have to know the ins and outs which is where we come in, with our list of top tips that show how to use an iPad.
There are tips here for everyone, from beginners to masters of iOS. Whatever your level of expertise, we feel confident that at least some of the tips, tricks and secret features we’ll be revealing will be new to coque huawei p10 you.
It’s easy to change the wallpaper of your iPad, both on the lock screen and home screen. Head to Settings, tap ‘Wallpaper’ and then tap ‘Choose a New Wallpaper’. You can browse from a selection of Apple’s own wallpapers, with ‘Dynamic’ wallpapers moving slowly in the background, or browse for a photo from your photo library.
Once you’ve found the wallpaper you’d like to use, tap it to bring up a lock screen wallpaper preview. From here, you can preview what your wallpaper will look like, along with specifying whether you want to set it as a universal wallpaper, or if coque a coque iphone 4 clapet samsung a10 you want it specifically for the lock or home screen.
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Manage storage on your iPad
Maybe your iPad won’t let you take another photo. Perhaps it refuses to let you download one more app. Because iOS storage space isn’t expandable, it’s important to monitor what’s gobbling up the available gigabytes on your device.
Open the Settings app and go to General > iPad Storage, then wait for a moment or three: when it’s ready, iOS will list your apps by storage used, together with the date you coque de samsung a10 fille last used them (which is handy information when trying to decide which ones you can live without).
iOS is also likely to have a coque iphone 7 8 few recommendations for how best to optimise your use of storage, and these will be listed on this page too.
Set up reminders for specific locations
If you want to be reminded to do something when you leave your home, work, current location, or any address in your address book, that’s pretty easy to set up with iOS’s Reminders app. But what if you want to remember to buy something when you’re at the shops You probably don’t want to add their locations in your address book just to get that feature.
Fortunately, you don’t have to. When you create a reminder, tap it and turn on Remind Me at a Location. By default, Reminders will populate your current address tap that and you’ll get a host of options, including, at the bottom, a text box to enter a custom address.
Get your iPad to read to you
Enabling the Speak option makes it possible for your iPad to read aloud coque verre de vin samsung a5 any selectable text. Go to Settings > General > Accessibility. Scroll down to Speak Selection, and tap to turn it on. You can also adjust the speaking rate, choose from a wide coque samsung a8 princesse variety of voices and highlight words as they are spoken.
Now, go into any app that lets you coque autres huawei highlight text. Your options include Mail, as well as Safari, coque samsung a50 mickey Notes and a fair few others. Select some text, and you’ll see a new option appear in the contextual menu (you may have to tap the right arrow to view more options). Tap the Speak command, and your iOS device will start reading the samsung j3 coque militaire text aloud.
Enable the Emoji keyboard
The Emoji keyboard lets you insert all kinds of fun images wherever you can type, including the tacos, unicorns and, y’know, the middle finger. Your iOS device can speak the names of those symbols, too.
Perhaps you’ve seen hcn phone coque telephone samsung j3 2016 these iconographic symbols in emails, iMessages and tweets, and wondered coque samsung a6 2018 loup how on earth people managed to type them. Maybe you’ve mistakenly assumed that you need to purchase a third party app coque samsung j3 2016 voiture to gain access to those special symbols.
You don’t: Apple treats those symbols, called Emoji, as an international keyboard. Go to Settings > General > International > Keyboards. Then tap Add New Keyboard and find Emoji. Now open an app where you can type some text.
Next to the spacebar, you’ll coque telephone samsung a20e animaux see a little globe icon. Tap it to switch between your normal keyboard and the Emoji one.
How to multitask coque a50 samsung bleu on an iPad
Now, this tip only applies to those using the iPad mini 2, iPad Air or later.
The multi tasking features are split into three groups; slide over, split view and picture in picture. All iPads mentioned can use slide over, which brings up a small side pane (using 1/3 of the screen) displaying an iPhone esque app, alongside the first. You can then change the app by swiping from the top of the app, and selecting a new one.
The only downside is that you can’t interact with both apps at the same time, and if you want to use the app you coque samsung a7 fila originally had open, you have to close the ‘slide over’ app first.
Split view is more impressive, but is limited to the iPad Air 2, iPad mini 4 or later. When using slide over, applicable users can ‘pull’ the app into a split screen mode where both apps can be used at the same time, and the amount of space can be adjusted by tapping rhinoshield coque samsung a20e and holding the divider between the apps.
Finally, coque rose a40 samsung ‘Picture in picture’ mode allows recent iPad users to watch videos or coque huawei pro FaceTime people while using other apps. When in a FaceTime call, or watching a movie (not just in Videos some third party apps are supported) simply tap the home button and the video will be minimised and displayed in coque transparente silicone samsung a40 the bottom corner of your iPad. Feel free to drag it to the other corners of the iPad if needed, and pinching the video will expand it…