The advancements we have seen in technology recently simply boggle the mind. From the era of big, bulky PCs to new smartphones, technology just improves every day. The tablet continues this progress as the latest gadget.
It is easy to access all of the running apps on your tablet. Just double-click the Home button, and all the apps that are running will display at the bottom of the screen. If you want to bring up that app, just tap its icon on the bar. To remove the bar, swipe your screen downwards.
Do you get irked each time you get a message from your tablet wanting to know if you want to join a new wifi network that it has just picked up? This can be turned off in settings. If you would rather not be prompted, you can click the Wi-Fi button and you will not have to deal with this anymore.
Keep an eye on the apps currently running on your device. Many of the Android’s apps can run in the background while you do other things. Double clicking the Home button will let you know everything that is currently running. The lower bar will display the currently active apps and some brief information. Click the home button once or do a downward one finger swipe to close the bar.
There is no need to hit your small camera icon just to see something you just shot. All you have to do is swipe the screen right and your video or picture will appear. To see the other photos, keep swiping left.
Is the battery icon distracting to you? This can be simply turned off. Begin by entering the menu for your Settings. Locate the Usage setting under the General settings. Here, you will be able to turn off the display of battery percentage.
Does it seem like a pain to tap on the bookmarks icon every time you want to access your favorite websites? You can easily do this by always showing the bookmarks bar. Just click on Settings, then Safari, then turn on Always Show the Bookmarks Bar.
Would you like the ability to locate your tablet should it go missing? In Settings, you will find an option that says iCloud. Type in you personal Android ID code and make sure the “Find My tablet” function is turned on. Then you can visit iCloud.com to find your tablet.
Taking a screenshot while using your tablet is extremely easy to do. To pull this off, just hold down both the “Home” and “Sleep” button simultaneously. This will take a screenshot and save it with your other pictures.
There are a number of choices in technology devices these days, and the tablet is one of the most popular. When you get a new tablet, there is a lot to learn on using the new, efficient tablet. This article is a starting point, but keep looking for information out there.