iPad Basic Functions and Features


Builtin Apps
  1. Connect the device to a USB 2.0 port on your Mac or PC using the Dock Connector to USB cable.

Copy and Paste Text from One App to Another

Just tap and hold a word, then use your finger to drag to select more text, and then Copy it. Go to the other application, tap and hold in the input box, and then use Paste.
Want to select a whole paragraph the easy way? Just tap it 4 times to highlight the entire paragraph, then use Copy.

How to force your iPad to restart

It’s actually very easy, once you know how to do it. Click and hold down the Sleep/Wake button (located on the upper-right corner of your iPad). While you’re holding down the Sleep/Wake button, hold down the Home button as well (located on the front of your iPad at the bottom)


Save Images while Browsing the Web

Want to save an image that you find somewhere? Just tap and hold on an image on any web page, and you’ll be prompted to save the image

Disable the “clicking sound” on the iPad Keyboard

Does the clicking sound when you tap the iPad keyboard bother you? It’s easy to disable with a couple of taps.
f the “clicking” sound you hear each time you tap a key on the iPad’s keyboard annoys you, just follow these quick steps to disable that sound. Start out by tapping Settings from your iPad dashboard.
  1. Select General in the Settings column, and then Sounds from the General column.
  2. Select General in the Settings column, and then Sounds from the General column.

Quickly Mute the Sound

If you want a quick and easy way to mute the sound, all you need to do is hold down the volume down button for 2 seconds.

How to print from your iPad

Enable and add bookmarks to the Safari Bookmarks Bar on your iPad

By default, Safari doesn’t display the Bookmarks Bar. This tip shows you how to change that.
will show you how to display the Bookmarks Bar in Safari for the iPad, and how to add bookmarks to it.
1. Start out by selecting Settings from the iPad screen.
2. Select Safari from the Settings column, and then slide the Always Show Bookmarks Bar switch to ON
3. Now launch Safari and visit a web site you want have added to your Bookmarks Bar. Tap the + (plus sign) to add a bookmark and then tap in the space that says Bookmarks.
4. Tap Bookmarks Bar
5. You’ll be taken back to the previous ’screen’ and can now save the bookmark.
6. It will now show up in the Bookmarks Bar for super-quick access.