10 cool features to check out on your new iPad

Here’s a list of your favorite iPad features.


The excitement of using the new iPad is undeniable. You can also explore new features in major software updates. If you have enough patience to get all the settings in order first (if you don’t, we won’t judge), to check out on your iPad There are so many cool features.

A good place to start is the Tips collection.You should be able to find the hint information hub in the default widget settings, but otherwise in the app library[情報と読み取り]It is also under.

There’s a lot to see and do, but here’s our favorite fun feature of the iPad to get you started.

Place the home screen widget

When you finally reach the iPad home screen, you will notice the layout of the widget. By default, the iPad contains clocks, notes, calendars, weather, and news. You can edit this layout to best suit your needs. Even if you’re happy with the default app, press and hold the app to see additional customization options, or press and hold to reposition the widget.

To edit the widget, swipe right on the screen and tap edit.. From here you can remove or add widgets to quickly access the ebooks you’re reading, your favorite games and streaming services.

Check out Apple’s Free Trial


Apple Arcade offers a free trial when you buy a new device.


New iOS devices include Apple TV Plus Apple arcade –a CNET Editor’s Choice Award Pick.. So you can not only download your favorite TV streaming apps, games and linked accounts, but also try something new.

Apple Arcade is Apple’s $ 5 monthly mobile gaming service.It contains Over 225 games You can play offline, Will be added weekly.. With your new iOS device, you can try Apple Arcade with a 3-month free trial and a 1-month free trial for new subscribers. Apple TV Plus teeth Apple subscription video service Contains original TV shows and movies Ted Lasso, Schmigadoon When Morning show..

Join the dark side

Apple asks you to put your device in light or dark mode during initial setup, but you can make changes at any time. Configuration App.Tap Display and brightness Use TrueTone, a feature that allows you to switch modes, set custom schedules (such as dimming the screen at sunset), and automatically adjust the screen brightness based on the current ambient lighting. ..

Split screen

I love using split screen to keep the reference image close when working on a drawing. Procreate Digital Illustration App-Another CNET Editor’s Choice Award Pick.. However, split screens can be used with almost any app combination. A common use is to open the calendar app while writing a to-do list in the reminder app. To start the split view, open the app, tap the trio of small horizontal dots at the top of the screen, and select the layout you want.

Apple Pencil Doodle


Scribble for iPad provides a smoother iPad experience when using Apple Pencil.

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If you’re using an Apple Pencil on your iPad Doodle functionIntroduced in iOS 14, you can do more without having to put your pencil down. This feature allows you to convert handwriting and write to previously entered text fields. This is a great way to quickly write down notes or add a personalized touch to things. For example, if you’re sketching in Procreate and you need a reference image, you can open Google, write down your search (as you type it), and get the results (you don’t have to have an Apple Pencil at all). .. ).

Save time with Touch ID

If your iPad has a fingerprint sensor, you can enable Touch ID during the initial setup of your device. This isn’t required, but it not only allows you to sign in, but also makes your purchase and download confirmation a bit faster. If you need Touch ID on your iPad, Configuration App and selection Touch your ID and passcode. The device passcode is one of the first things you’ll be asked to set after you turn on your iPad, but you can change or turn off your passcode here as well.

To set Touch ID[指紋の追加]Tap and follow the prompts. You can then customize the purpose of Touch ID, such as unlocking your device or auto-filling your password.

Use sign in with Apple

Sign in with Apple Is a function that is recognized and used, not a setting for adjusting on the device. This tool is another layer of security protection, such as adjusting your device’s privacy settings and using privacy tools such as: Virtual private network also DuckDuckGo..

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Use sign-in with Apple to add a layer of security.

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When you create a new account for your app or website, you can choose to sign in with Apple instead of signing in with Facebook, Google, or email. This tool creates a random email address that can only be used for one particular app. The app or website uses the generated email, but Apple forwards the communication to the actual email to protect the user’s identity. You can reply to your favorite email without disclosing your personal email address.

There is also Option to hide email.. Apple will create a random email address to use when signing up for the service. This is recognized by a unique alphanumerical string followed by @

Speech to text

If your ideas are flowing faster than you type, your iPad has a dictation feature that works with email, text messages, and notes.For example, open the memo app Tap the microphone icon On the keyboard. Apple asks if you want Enable dictation; Tap Yes.. You can now send text using voice recognition by tapping the microphone when the microphone is available on your keyboard. If you want to send text using voice recognition in a third-party app, you may need to grant additional permissions.

To turn off speech recognition Configuration App and tap keyboard..Scroll down to switch off Enable dictation.

Learn more about your photos


Tap the info icon to learn more about photos.

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The Photos app on your iPad has useful tools that act like Google Lens.Open Photo app, Select an image and tap the small “i” in the upper right corner. The panel will open and you can see details such as camera specifications and when the photo was taken. You can also add captions and image locations.

You can also learn more about the contents of the photos.Information panel[検索]Tap an option and your iPad will provide information from Siri, the web, and maps (if applicable).

Check the list of CNET for more information. Best iPad in 2021, how Compare all iPads, When Device tips..

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