Trying to read some tiny print or want to examine something tiny?

iPad Hints and Tips

Did you know you can use your iPad as a handy magnifier?

Here's how to magnify with your iPad

1. Go to Settings


Select General and then Accessibility

Turn on the Magnifier

Now position the newspaper or item you wish to magnify in line with the iPad camera.

Then triple-click the Home button

ipad home button

Your iPad screen will look like this...

iPad magnifier

Use the camera to zoom in on small details.

Tap the Filter icon...


to enhance the image

Tap the shutter button


to freeze the image