How to Enlarge Screen on iPad: Quick Tips from Simply Mac

If you’re an iPad user, you probably already know that the device can run a wide variety of apps from the App Store. However, not all apps are designed to take full advantage of the iPad’s larger screen. In this post, we’ll show you how to enlarge iPhone-formatted apps on your iPad to make them more readable and easier to use.

First, it’s important to note that not all apps have iPad-specific versions. Some apps are only available in iPhone format, and while they will still work on the iPad, they may appear much smaller than they should. This can make it difficult to read small text or navigate the app’s interface.

To enlarge these iPhone-formatted apps, you can use the “2x” button that appears in the bottom right corner of the screen when you rotate your iPad to landscape mode. This will double the size of the app, but it may also make it appear pixelated or blurry.

A better solution is to search for iPad-specific versions of the app in the App Store. When doing a search for an app, make sure to select the “iPad apps” section to see if there is an iPad-specific version available. Some apps may also be “universal,” meaning that they will work on both iPhone and iPad without any issues.

By downloading the iPad-specific version of an app, you can ensure that it will take full advantage of the iPad’s larger screen and display text and images more crisply. This can make a big difference in usability and readability, especially for apps that you use frequently.

At Simply Mac, we’re your local source for everything Apple. With eight stores in Utah, Idaho, and Wyoming, we specialize in providing expert advice, repairs, and support for all Apple products. Whether you need help with your iPad, iPhone, Mac, or any other Apple device, we’re here to help. Thanks for reading!