Changing Keyboard Characters
To change the keyboard characters simply tap the key labelled ABC on either side of the spacebar. When using the number keyboard simply tap space to return to the letters keyboard.
iPad Sleeping Too Quickly
If your iPad goes into sleep mode too quickly for your likeing then change the time-out (preset to 5 mins) by pressing:
Settings > Auto-lock and then selecting the desired time.
Hide Battery Percentage
To show or hide the percrntage next to the bttery simply tap Settings > General > Battery Percentage tab
To enable mute quicky instead of pressing the volume key down many times simply hold the volume down button for a couple of seconds.
Don’t Get Too Rough
Remember the iPads screen doesn’t react to pressure of touch it reacts to the electrical charge in your touch, so pressing harder won’t improve responsiveness.