Most people agree that an iPad is a great piece of technology that has made many peoples’ lives better. You can have the best experience by learning the ins-and-outs of iPad. Keep on reading in order to get some great tricks for maximizing your use of the iPad!

If you use your iPad all the time to watch movies, listen to music and play games, the battery is not going to last very long. Adjusting screen brightness can help to lengthen your battery life. You will discover that the brightest settings are rarely necessary.

You can reboot your iPad when it freezes by doing a soft reset. Just hold the power and home button at the same time and for a few seconds to do this. This will cause the tablet to restart. When an app is stuck, you can hold the Home button and it should close.

Unless you have a lot of time to recharge your iPad, avoid using an iPhone charger. The iPad has a totally different wattage than the iPhone (10 watts compared to 5 watts). If you use your iPhone charger for your iPad, it will take forever to charge. For best results, use the charger that came with your iPad.

It is always best to read the manual of the products you buy, but the only way to get a manual for your iPad is to download it. Apple is not providing a manual with every product to encourage customers to download a manual rather than wasting paper.

Want to be able to find your iPad if you lose it? Simply enter the Settings menu and access iCloud. Under the area labeled “Find My iPad,” enter your Apple ID and make sure the function is enabled. You will then be able to see where your iPad is on a map by visiting iCloud.com and logging in with your Apple ID.

Muting the iPad is fast and easy. The original iPads did not have a mute button. Once iOS 4.3 came out, there was an option added where your lock switch can mute the sound. Hold down the volume-down button to mute your iPad.

To copy and paste when using an iPad, tap, then hold down the text you are interested in. Then pick Select. Next, choose “copy” from the popup memu. After that, go to the place where you want to paste the text and hold again. A pop-up menu will appear, from which you should tap ‘paste.’ For an entire paragraph, you must tap four times.

Go to your apps that you keep running quicker and easier! Just double-tap the home button, and you will see them on the bottom of the screen. When you use this trick, you’ll save time as compared to scrolling screen-to-screen.

The iPad has dazzled and amazed everyone who is lucky enough to own one. For you to have a great experience with an iPad, but you have to first learn what they have to offer. This article is a great beginning down the road to iPad mastery.