If you use an tablet, it is helpful to know some tips and shortcuts you can use. Doing a web search for these tips is not always easy to accomplish and it can be time consuming. Here we have compiled some of the most requested tips to help make your life easier and your tablet a more user friendly device.
A soft reset is the perfect reboot for a frozen tablet. This is done by holding your power button and your home button down at the same time for a few seconds. Wait until your tablet begins to restart. If all you need is for an application to close, then hold down the home button. Keep it held for a second or two.
When you get your tablet it is set to only show the first two lines of any given message in the preview mode. This way you can screen your emails. Just click on Settings and then Mail. After you go to “mail”, choose “contacts” and “calendar” in order to see additional lines of text before opening your messages.
A great way to keep pages open is to open new pages in a new tab. In Safari, you can simply tap the link you want until a menu shows up. This pop-up menu offers you an option to view the new link on a new tab.
Taking a screenshot while using your tablet is extremely easy to do. You just press home and sleep together in order to do this. The tablet will take your screenshot and store it where it stores all your photos.
You can now do a quick mute your tablet. There was no mute button on the original tablet. With the advent of iOS 4.3, it became possible to mute the audio easily. Now all you have to do is press the volume-down key and hold it for a few seconds.
If you bought the tablet for your child and are concerned about them seeing mature content, you can change the settings to block that kind of content. In the settings menu, you can easily limit access to mature content. You can restrict mature content, including anything that has nudity or bad language.
If you are almost always connected to the internet in one way or another, then don’t overlook the cloud function of the tablet. This is the best way to store your information while saving space on the hard drive for the tablet. Make sure you store your most critical items on the cloud as well as the device.
Using an tablet is a ton of fun. It is likely that you do not take advantage of all the features this device has to offer, however. Now you have some great tricks handy, and you can improve your experience with the tablet. Try out some of these tips next time you power up your tablet and enjoy!