IPhone 4S For Dummies

IPhone 4S For Dummies

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The full-color guide to getting the most out of your iPhone Completely updated and revised to include iOS 5, iCloud, and the latest iPhone features, this full-color book is your guide to all things iPhone. Bestselling veteran authors Edward Baig and Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus introduce you to the capabilities of the iPhone for making phone calls, browsing the Internet, sending and receiving e-mails, working with the calendar, watching and recording HD videos, taking and editing great photos, and much more. You'll discover how to set up iTunes, buy music and videos, protect your information, troubleshoot, multitask, and download the hundreds of thousands of apps available from the App Store.
Gets you started with your iPhone, and gets you on your way to mastering the multitouch interface, synching with iCloud, making phone and video calls, texting, working with the calendar, and more Explains setting up iTunes, watching videos, taking photos, making FaceTime video calls, and listening to your favorite music Walks you through connecting to the Internet, sending and receiving e-mails, getting directions from GPS maps, working with Siri - your voice-activated virtual assistant, protecting your information, and troubleshooting Addresses the latest updates, iCloud, and new iOS 5 features that make your iPhone even more powerful and easy to use Includes coverage of iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, and the iPhone 4 models from all major carriers Presented in the straightforward-but-fun style that defines the Dummies series, iPhone For Dummies, 5 th Edition is the just the book you need to get acquainted with your brand new iPhone.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 187 x 231 x 20mm | 898g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • col. ill
  • 1118036719
  • 9781118036716
  • 367,182

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Be entertained, connect with your friends, download your favorite apps, and even make a phone call!People don't just like their iPhones. They love them. Love shouldn't be blind, though, which is why this friendly guide is filled with advice to make your iPhone experience all the more pleasurable. You'll explore its multitouch interface, get apps, sync your data, send messages, browse the web, set up iTunes, watch movies, share photos, and find your location. You'll never want to part!Keep it together -- manage media, contacts, calendars, e-mail accounts, and more, and sync it all with iCloudDo you multitask? -- while on a call, check your appointments, surf the web, and switch effortlessly between applicationsNot just talk -- wave to your kids, confer with a client, or see what's happening with FaceTime video callingShake, rattle, and roll -- create playlists, scroll through your music library, and customize your listening experienceSatisfy your app-etite -- find and download the best apps for every interest and keep your apps up to dateOpen the book and find: Steps for getting started with your iPhoneWays to communicate with your voice-activated virtual assistant, SiriEasy ways to organize your to-do lists with RemindersHow to stay on top of the latest news with Notification CenterInstructions for turning your iPhone into an e-book readerTips for staying connected with Twitter and FacebookHow iCloud can help locate your iPhone if it has been lostAdvice on troubleshooting your iPhone
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Table of contents

Introduction 1 Part I: Getting to Know Your iPhone 5 Chapter 1: Unveiling the iPhone 7 Chapter 2: iPhone Basic Training 23 Chapter 3: Synchronicity: Getting Stuff to and from Your iPhone 47 Chapter 4: Understanding the Phone-damentals 71 Part II: The Mobile iPhone 91 Chapter 5: Texting 1, 2, 3: Messages and Notes 93 Chapter 6: Five Indispensible Utilities 105 Chapter 7: Taking the iPhone Siri-ously 125 Part III: The Multimedia iPhone 133 Chapter 8: Get in Tune(s): Audio on Your iPhone 135 Chapter 9: "Smile": Taking Pictures with Your iPhone 153 Chapter 10: You Oughta Be in Pictures: Video on Your iPhone 173 Part IV: The Internet iPhone 187 Chapter 11: Going On a Mobile Safari 189 Chapter 12: The E-Mail Must Get Through 205 Chapter 13: Tracking with Maps, Compass, Stocks, and Weather 229 Part V: The Undiscovered iPhone 249 Chapter 14: Setting You Straight on Settings 251 Chapter 15: Apps-O-Lutely! 275 Chapter 16: When Good iPhones Go Bad 295 Part VI: The Part of Tens 309 Chapter 17: Ten Appetizing Apps 311 Chapter 18: Ten Apps Worth Paying For 327 Chapter 19: Ten Helpful Hints, Tips, and Shortcuts 341 Index 355
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About Edward C. Baig

Edward C. Baig is the Personal Technology columnist for USA TODAY and the author of Macs For Dummies , 11th Edition. Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus pens the popular "Dr. Mac" column for the Houston Chronicle and is the author of Incredible iPhone Apps For Dummies .
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