Kindle Fire HDX For Dummies

Kindle Fire HDX For Dummies

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Spark your interest in Kindle Fire HDX and start burning through books, movies, music, and more with this bestselling guide! The Kindle Fire HDX is Amazon's premiere tablet. With its new, more powerful Android operating system, this latest version has some exciting bells and whistles along with the features that have made the Fire a tablet fan favorite: access to the amazing Amazon Appstore, online music storage, a large music and video store, a huge e-book library, and easy one-step ordering from Amazon. This full-color, For Dummies guide shows you how to take advantage of all the Kindle Fire s functionality including browsing the web, sharing photos, watching videos, playing games, downloading apps, reading newspapers and magazines, and personalizing the device for your needs.
* Covers the Kindle Fire HDX and Kindle Fire HD tablets * Walks you through getting connected, navigating the touchscreen interface, working with Kindle Fire's built-in apps, using Amazon Cloud, and getting help from the Mayday feature * Helps you stay in touch with social media, e-mail, and Skype and find what you re looking for online with Amazon s Silk web browser * Shows you how to stay entertained with the latest apps, movies, TV shows, music, games, e-books, and other cool content for your Kindle Fire HDX or Kindle Fire HD Blaze through Kindle Fire HDX For Dummies and start taking advantage of the hottest tablet in town today!
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Product details

  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 188 x 231 x 14mm | 482g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1. Auflage
  • 1118772652
  • 9781118772652
  • 947,159

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Learn to:

Customize your device, get connected, and start surfing thewebIncrease productivity with e-mail, Skype(R), and thebuilt-in OfficeSuite ProHave some fun with the latest books, apps, movies, music, andmore


Blaze through thousands of books, apps, photos, and more withthis go-to guide to the Kindle Fire HDX

Whether you want to use your new Kindle Fire HDX for work, play, or a little of both, you'll do it all with this easy-to-readreference. You'll discover how to use Kindle Fire HDX's all-newfeatures, download amazing apps, enjoy photos and HD video, keep intouch with social media, and, of course, enjoy a good book ortwo.

Welcome home -- navigate the stunning touchscreen display, get to know the built-in apps, and turn to the revolutionary Maydayfeature for help when you need itRead on! -- try out new books, explore the classics, borrowfrom Amazon's lending library, and share your finds with otherfansAll those apps -- extend your Kindle Fire HDX'scapabilities, stay productive, and maximize your fun with amazingappsMultimedia madness -- enjoy on-the-go music, TV shows, andmovies, plus get the inside entertainment scoop with the X-Rayfeature

Open the book and find:

Everything you need to know about the new Fire OS 3.0How to get technical support with the Mayday buttonWhat Amazon Prime can do for you and your pocketbookHow Immersion Reading can enhance the learning experienceWays to stay social with Twitter(R) and Facebook(R)Details about new accessibility features, including Explore byTouchTips for importing and customizing your photos
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Table of contents

Introduction 1 Part I: Getting Started with Kindle Fire HDX 5 Chapter 1: Overview of the Kindle Fire HDX 7 Chapter 2: Kindle Fire HDX Quickstart 23 Chapter 3: Kindle Fire HDX Settings 49 Part II: Taking the Leap Online 75 Chapter 4: Going Shopping 77 Chapter 5: Going Online 99 Part III: Having Fun and Getting Productive 123 Chapter 6: E-Reader Extraordinaire 125 Chapter 7: Playing Music 151 Chapter 8: Playing Video 167 Chapter 9: Going Social 181 Chapter 10: Getting Productive with Kindle Fire HDX 197 Part 4: The Part of Tens 223 Chapter 11: Ten Apps That Add Functionality to Kindle Fire HDX 225 Chapter 12: Ten (or So) Top Gaming Apps 239 Index 253
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About Nancy C. Muir

Nancy C. Muir is a writer and consultant as well as the author of more than 100 books on business and technology topics. Her credits include multiple editions of Kindle Fire For Dummies, Computers For Seniors For Dummies, and Laptops For Seniors For Dummies.
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