How to Stop Showing Email Previews on the iPad Lock Screen

Alerts are notifications on your iPad that appear as pop-ups on the screen. They can also be displayed on the lock screen, allowing you to know about app notifications that you have received without unlocking the device. But sometimes email notifications can include a short preview of the email message, which can be a concern […]

Why Are There Lines on My iPad Camera?

Each update to the iOS operating system seems to include some new features for the iPad camera. These updates usually provide additional functionality, and are typically seen as an improvement. But your iPad camera has also included some other features for several versions of iOS that you may not have noticed before, and which may […]

Change the Default Search Engine in Safari on the iPad

You have probably noticed that you can type a search term into the address bar at the top of Safari and it will automatically search the Web for that term. But you might not like the search engine that is being used to run this search, and you have wondered how to change it. Fortunately […]

Delete Messages from Your iPad After 30 Days

On devices with a limited amount of space it can become a delicate balance to keep what you need, but still have the ability to add new songs, videos or apps. We have previously written about how to delete individual messages from your iPad, but you may be looking for an automatic way to keep […]

Why Is My iPad Keyboard at the Center of the Screen?

You can customize many aspects of your iPad if you need to change something about the user experience. Some of these changes are fairly obvious to locate and modify, but others can be more difficult to find, or can even be enabled by accident. One such issue may arise if you find that your iPad […]

How to Show the Favorites Bar in Safari on the iPad 2

Bookmarks are a helpful way to quickly navigate to your favorites sites on an iPad. One way to find your favorite bookmarks is by touching the book icon at the top of the Safari browser, then select the Favorites option and open the site that you want to visit. But you can make this even […]

How to Reduce Text Size on the iPad 2

Your iPad 2 has a lot of different configurable settings, as the default usage experience on the tablet is not ideal for every person that uses the tablet. One such option that you can control is the size of the text that is displayed in locations such as menus, emails, and Web pages. If┬ásomeone else […]

How to Get Rid of Auto-Correct Voice on iPad 2

Does your iPad speak auto-corrections whenever it replaces a word, or capitalizes something that you are typing? This is a feature that many people dislike, but it can be difficult to find the location where you need to go to disable it. Fortunately it is something that you can turn off, and it is found […]

Why Can’t I Use Tabs in Safari on My iPad 2?

In many ways the iPad and the iPhone are very similar, but there are some usability differences between the two devices. One of these differences is the ability to use tabs when browsing with the Safari browser on your iPad 2. But if you are not able to use tabs in Safari on your iPad […]

How to Update to iOS 8 on an iPad 2

Compatible Apple devices can be updated to iOS 8, and the iPad 2 is one of the devices that can receive the update. If you have not yet downloaded and installed iOS 8 on your device, then you might be curious about where to go to begin the process. Our short guide below will walk […]