How To Use Spotlight Search - iPad Air
Learn how to search on your iPad Air. Many apps include a search field you can type in to find something that the app knows about. With Spotlight Search, you can search all your apps at once.
Drag down the middle of any Home screen to reveal the search field. Results occur as you type; to hide the keyboard and see more results on the screen, tap Search. Tap an item in the list to open it.
You can use Spotlight Search to find and open apps, too.
Choose which apps and content are searched
Go to Settings > General > Spotlight Search. You can also change the search order.