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How to Manage Home Screen Pages on the Android Tablet

The number of pages on the Home screen isn’t fixed. You can add pages to your Android tablet. You can remove pages. You can even rearrange pages. This feature might not be available to all Android tablets [more…]

How to Manage Android Tablet Security

Android tablets don’t seem to have a secure lock. That screen-swipe thing is fancy, and it keeps the cat from unlocking the tablet, but it won’t keep out the Bad Guys. A better form of protection is to [more…]

How to Set the Owner Info Text on Your Android Tablet

You can customize the lock screen by adding custom text that helps identify your Android tablet or simply displays a pithy saying for entertainment value. The feature is called Owner Info or Owner Information [more…]

How to Back Up Your Android Tablet

A backup is a safety copy of information. For your Android tablet, the backup copy includes contact information, music, photos, videos, and apps you’ve installed — plus, any settings you’ve made to customize [more…]

How to Update Your Android Tablet System

Every so often, a new version of the Android tablet’s operating system becomes available. It’s an Androidupdate because Android is the name of the operating system, not because the Android tablet thinks [more…]

How to Conserve Power on Your Android Tablet

Perhaps the most important item you can monitor and maintain on your Android tablet is its battery. The battery supplies the necessary electrical juice by which the device operates. Without battery power [more…]

How to Troubleshoot Problems on Your Android Tablet

Wouldn’t it be great if you could have an avuncular Mr. Wizard type available at a moment’s notice to fix your Android tablet? He could just walk in and let you know what the problem is and how to fix [more…]

How to Add another User to Your Android Tablet

Computers have had the capability to allow multiple users for some time — even though people seldom seem to use this feature. Your Android tablet should be the same, but just like your computer, your tablet [more…]

How to Connect Your Android Tablet to a Computer with Samsung Kies

The Samsung way to connect your phone or Android tablet to a computer is to use something called Samsung Kies. Don’t bother asking: No one on the planet has any idea what Kies stands for, let alone how [more…]

How to Share Files from Your Android Tablet with the Cloud

A handy way to share files between a computer and your Android tablet is to use cloud storage. That’s just fancy talk for storing files on the Internet. Many choices are available for cloud storage, including [more…]

How to Manage Your Android Tablet's Storage

Somewhere, deep in your Android tablet's bosom, lies a storage device or two. That storage works like the hard drive in a computer, and for the same purpose: to keep apps, music, videos, pictures, and [more…]

How to Connect Your Android Tablet to a TV with an HDMI Connection

You may think that having a 10-inch Android tablet really smokes those folks with the smaller, 8-inch tablets. Ha! You’re in for a surprise. That’s because any tablet with HDMI output — even those doinky [more…]

How to Prepare to Travel Abroad with Your Android Tablet

Yes, your Android tablet works overseas. The two resources you need to consider are a way to recharge the battery and a way to access Wi-Fi. As long as you have both, you’re pretty much set. You also must [more…]

How to Build App Folders on Your Android Tablet

Each Home screen page on your Android tablet sports a grid that holds only so many app icons. Though you can use math to calculate the maximum number of Home screen icons, a better choice is to use app [more…]

Common Android Tablet Problems and Solutions

There are a few things that commonly happen to many Android tablets. Take a look at the following problems and some suggestions for fixing your beloved tablet and return it to it’s usual working state. [more…]

10 Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts for Your Android Tablet

Having a few tips, tricks and shortcuts up your sleeve can help you make the most of your Android tablet. Check out the following suggestions, which are definitely worthy of note. [more…]

10 Things You Should Remember to Use with Your Android Tablet

For your Android tablet, some things are definitely worth remembering. This doesn’t necessarily mean you should tie a string around your finger. Out of the long, long list, here are ten good ones. [more…]

10 Great Free Apps for Your Android Tablet

Hundreds of thousands of apps are available for your Android tablet at the Google Play Store — so many that it would take you more than a relaxing evening to discover them all. Rather than list every single [more…]

Optional Accessories for Your Android Tablet

Your credit card company will be thrilled when you discover that an assortment of handy Android tablet accessories are available for purchase. You can find them at the place where you purchased your tablet [more…]

How to Make a Favorite Contact in Your Android Tablet's Address Book

A favorite contact, as far as your Android tablet is concerned, is someone you stay in touch with most often. Being part of your Favorites group gives you faster access when you need to contact that person [more…]

How to Download from the Web to Your Android Tablet

There’s nothing to downloading on your Android tablet, other than understanding that most people use the term without knowing exactly what it means. Officially, a [more…]

How to Activate Your Android Tablet's Locations in the Map App

The Maps app works best when you activate all of your Android tablet's location technology. It's a good idea to turn on all available location settings. From the Apps drawer, open the Settings app. In [more…]

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