TOP iPad Hacks
Nowadays Apple devices are the hottest new trend. Consequently, we discover more and more new hacks that simplify the work of our iPads. This article contains all the top iPad Hacks. They may seem complicated, but most of them are quite easy and you should know them. With the help of these hacks, you can save your time and nerves.
BONUS: If you don’t know how to save videos to your iPad, here’s a useful guide from NotMp3.
- Use a one handed keyboard
You can place a keyboard on one side of the screen, if, for example, you need to watch some video and write some text in notes simultaneously, or you need to communicate with someone.
- Connect a mouse or keyboard
You can connect a mouse or keyboard to device using Bluetooth. Open “Settings” ? Bluetooth ? select mouse or keyboard under “Other devices”.
- Divide the screen into two spaces
Move the window you need up or down. It will fill its half of the screen, dividing it with the main app in such a way that you can use them together.
- Send photos to all devices
If you turn on iCloud Photos, then all the pictures you take or edit on your iPad or other Apple device will be available on all your gadgets. To enable this function open “Settings” ? click on your name at the top ? iCloud ? “Photos” ? “Turn on iCloud”.
- Photo in one click
You can take pictures on iPad not only using the on-screen button, but also using the volume button. In some cases it is more convenient to do this when you hold horizontally the iPad and only with your left hand.
- Add some widgets
When you use your tablet in the function of workplace tool, then you need to have a screen full of useful widgets as they will let you to keep all the necessary information at your fingertips. For instance, calendar, to-do list, currency rates, weather forecast and the list goes on.
- Take a screenshot
Click “Home” and “Sleep/Wake” quickly. All the screenshots will appear in “Photos”.
- App Switcher
If you need to switch between several open apps, then swipe to the top edge of the screen.
- Information retrieval on iPad
Swipe to the bottom edge of home screen. This will give you the access to the search line and “Siri app suggestions”. If your iPad is connected with keyboard, press Cmd + space.
- Speed up opening tabs
If you noticed that the speed work of your iPad slowed down and you had to wait a little more time than usual while running apps, you’d better to clear the core memory. Do the next: Press the “Power” ? As soon as there appears inscription “Power off” press the “Home” button for 10 secs.
The clearing procedure is finished and there is no need to reload the iPad. It is advisable to clear the core memory as it will provide fine work of devices.
- Adapt your display for night theme
The bright light of the screen before sleep cuts the production of melatonin thus hampering to have some proper rest for the whole organism. Also, it harms your sleeping schedule. To avoid it follow some simple actions: open “Settings” ? choose the section “General” ? pass into “Display Adaptation” ? Reduce the brightness to the lowest point.
That’s enough to reduce the brightness of colors, however you may pass into “Color filters” and then “Shades of gray”. After this only white and gray shades will be left on your screen.