Samsung Galaxy Note For Dummies

Samsung Galaxy Note For Dummies

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Use this friendly, full-color guide to make the most of the extraordinary Samsung Galaxy Note device! The Samsung Galaxy Note is the first mobile device that successfully bridges the gap between a modern smartphone and a tablet. Nicknamed "phablet", it has an array of features that could intimidate you without the help of this plain-English guide! Dan Gookin shows you how to set up and configure the Galaxy Note and use the revolutionary "S" software that allows you to draw directly on the screen with the special stylus, or "S Pen". You'll also learn to use both phone and tablet features, get online and use the web, text, make calls, shoot photos, get GPS directions, and all the rest, easily! * The Galaxy Note is a revolutionary concept that combines smartphone and tablet technology; this guide demystifies the complex technology so you can take advantage of every feature * Shows how to set up and configure the device, work with the interface, and use the unique "S" software to write or draw directly on the touchscreen * Covers all the phone features, including voicemail and texting, as well as basic tablet features such as web browsing, e-mail, and social media * Explores how to use the camera, make notes, get directions, play music, synchronize and share content, use apps, and more * Written by immensely popular author Dan Gookin, known for both technical expertise and his friendly, easily understood style Samsung Galaxy Note For Dummies is just what you need to help you get up and running with your fabulous new "phablet".show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 185.42 x 231.14 x 25.4mm | 861.82g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1. Auflage
  • 1118388461
  • 9781118388464
  • 344,887

About Dan Gookin

Dan Gookin, the bestselling author of the first For Dummies book, enjoys worldwide success with his books translated into 32 languages and more than 12 million copies in print. His bestsellers include Droid X For Dummies, Laptops For Dummies, and Android Phones For more

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Here's your ticket to explore the power and potential of your Samsung Galaxy Note Get ready to blast off to a new world of possibilities with your Samsung Galaxy Note and this book! You'll find tips, tricks, and techniques to move around your device, configure it, download the coolest apps, and just have fun. Before you know it, you'll be texting, watching videos, surfing the web, navigating with GPS, and so much more! What's the buzz? -- from setup and configuration to using the interface, find the tips to help get you started Let it ring -- perform phone tasks, including making calls, setting up conference calls, managing voicemail, and more Stay connected -- discover how to keep in touch with people via e-mail, text messages, video chat, and social media accounts Amazing feats -- get up to speed on all the incredible things you can do with your Galaxy Note, such as get driving directions, take pictures, shoot video, listen to music, and play games Open the book and find: S Pen tricks and impressive dictation techniques Directions for setting up your Contacts list How to surf the web and download files Details for using your social networking accounts Ways to take photos and shoot video Steps for buying and managing apps How to use Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Tips for customizing your phone and adding security Learn to: Use the Galaxy Note to make calls, text, e-mail, and video-chat Draw, sketch, take notes, and more with the S Pen Have some fun with photos, videos, eBooks, movies, music, and apps IN FULL COLOR!show more

Table of contents

Introduction 1 Part I: What Is This Thing? 7 Chapter 1: A Note for You 9 Chapter 2: On, Off, and Configuration 23 Chapter 3: Rule the Galaxy Note 33 Chapter 4: Text, Typing, and Writing 49 Part II: Phone Duties 67 Chapter 5: Phone 101 69 Chapter 6: Super Phone Powers 81 Chapter 7: Voice Mail and Beyond 91 Part III: Keep in Touch 97 Chapter 8: The People in Your Galaxy 99 Chapter 9: Message for You! 117 Chapter 10: It s a World Wide Web We Weave 133 Chapter 11: Social Networking 145 Chapter 12: I See What You re Doing There 155 Part IV: Incredible Tasks and Amazing Feats 169 Chapter 13: There s a Map for That 171 Chapter 14: Everyone Say Cheese 185 Chapter 15: Viva Video 199 Chapter 16: Listen to the Music 209 Chapter 17: What Else Does It Do? 223 Chapter 18: The Apps Chapter 241 Part V: Nuts and Bolts 255 Chapter 19: Everything Wireless 257 Chapter 20: Sync, Share, and Store 271 Chapter 21: Take It Elsewhere 283 Chapter 22: Customize Your Phone 291 Chapter 23: Keep It Running 305 Part VI: The Part of Tens 317 Chapter 24: Ten Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts 319 Chapter 25: Ten Things to Remember 329 Chapter 26: Ten Worthy Apps 335 Index 341show more

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