Advice On Getting The Most From Your Tablet

Do you enjoy playing games? In school? Do you work all of the time? Are you losing weight? Are you expecting a child? Are you aware that you can get the help you need from the tablet? There is an app for nearly everything, but this device is way more than apps. The paragraphs that follow offer you some ideas and advice on what iPads can do for you beyond apps.

You can access a remote server using a VPN. To do this, go to Settings and choose the “Activate VPN” under the network tab. The tablet then will ask for your server address and user name. If you don’t have the server address, contact the network administrator.

Did you just launch a noisy app by mistake? Muting your volume is as simple as pressing and holding the volume button down. If you find you are in need of the mute function often, you can configure your Android’s lock button to work as a full-time mute button.

It isn’t necessary to click the camera in the bottom to see the picture. Just do a one-finger swipe to see your photo or video. You can continue to swipe to the left to see earlier photos and videos.

You can adjust the settings so you can see more than a couple of lines from the emails in your inbox. Go to the Settings, go to the section that says Mail and seek out the setting that says Preview. Change this to “5 lines.” This will give you a larger range to view when you are skimming.

Do you have trouble hunting and pecking on smaller devices? A lot of people do not like typing on the tablet. However, you can use speech dictation as an alternative. Just push the home button twice and then tap on the little microphone that you see. When you are finished you just hit the microphone again and the text will appear on the screen.

You now have a foundation of knowledge that you can build upon. Your tablet is sure to be your constant companion, advising you on everything from the weather forecast to training your dog. You’ll find it becomes an indispensable tool in your arsenal, replacing so many gadgets you’ll find obsolete, and the tips above will help you make this possible.