Your iPad at Work (Covers iOS 6 on iPad 2, iPad 3rd/4th generation, and iPad mini)

Your iPad at Work (Covers iOS 6 on iPad 2, iPad 3rd/4th generation, and iPad mini)

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Your iPad at Work iOS 6 on iPad 2 and iPad 3rd generation Supercharge your business effectiveness with any model of iPad-in the office, on the road, everywhere! Do you have an iPad? Put it to work! If you're a manager, entrepreneur, or professional... a consultant, salesperson, or freelancer... this book will make you more efficient, more effective, and more successful! Your iPad at Work includes the latest information about all iPad models running iOS 6 (or later), whether the tablet is equipped with Wi-Fi only or Wi-Fi + 3G/4G Internet connectivity. It's packed witheasy, nontechnicalbusiness solutions you can use right now-each presented with quick, foolproof, full-color instructions. Securely connect your iPad to your network; sync your email, contacts, calendar, Office documents, and smartphone; make the most of iPad's latest productivity apps; capture up-to-the-minute news and financial data; even discover powerful specialized apps foryourjob andyourindustry. You already know how much fun your iPad is, now discover how incredibly productive it can make you! * Secure your iPad with passwords and data encryption * Connect your iPad to a wireless printer * Discover today's most powerful iPad business apps * Manage your contacts and relationships with a Contact Relationship Manager (CRM) app * Do your word processing, spreadsheet and database management while on the go * Access your email and surf the Web from almost anywhere * Make winning sales and business presentations from your iPad * Read PC and Mac files, from Microsoft Office to Adobe PDF * Use Siri as your virtual assistant to control your iPad using your voice * Use your iPad more efficiently on the road and while traveling * Manage your company's social networking presence from your tablet * Participate in real-time video conferences and virtual meetings using FaceTime, Skype, or another app * Print wirelessly from your iPad to almost any printer * Create and distribute iPad content, or have a custom app developed for your business * Add hardware and accessories that make your iPad even more useful
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  • Paperback | 432 pages
  • 152 x 226 x 20mm | 680.39g
  • Que Corporation,U.S.
  • United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0789750368
  • 9780789750365
  • 1,879,544

Table of contents

INTRODUCTION CHAPTER 1 ACTIVATING YOUR iPAD AND CUSTOMIZING ITS SETTINGS TURNING YOUR iPAD ON OR OFF PLACING YOUR iPAD INTO SLEEP MODE ACTIVATING YOUR iPAD iPAD WIRELESS SETUP UPGRADING YOUR iPAD FROM iOS 5.X TO iOS 6 ACTIVATING YOUR iPAD'S DATA SERVICES CUSTOMIZING iPAD'S SETTINGS SWITCHING TO AIRPLANE MODE CONNECTING TO A WI-FI HOTSPOT CONFIGURING NOTIFICATIONS SETTINGS SETTING LOCATION SERVICES OPTIONS CONFIGURING CELLULAR DATA OPTIONS ADJUSTING THE SCREEN BRIGHTNESS CUSTOMIZING THE LOCK SCREEN AND HOME SCREEN WALLPAPERS TRANSFORMING YOUR iPAD INTO A DIGITAL PICTURE FRAME GENERAL OPTIONS KEEPING YOUR iPAD PRIVATE WITH THE PASSCODE LOCK FEATURE CUSTOMIZING iCLOUD SETTINGS ADJUSTING THE SETTINGS FOR MAIL, CONTACTS, CALENDARS, NOTES, AND REMINDERS SETTING UP THE TWITTER AND FACEBOOK APPS CUSTOMIZING YOUR WEB SURFING EXPERIENCE WITH SAFARI CUSTOMIZING THE MESSAGES APP SETTING UP THE MAPS APP PERSONALIZING MUSIC SETTINGS PERSONALIZING VIDEO SETTINGS MANAGING YOUR PHOTO STREAM MAKING APP-SPECIFIC ADJUSTMENTS USING THE NEW iPAD'S DICTATION FEATURE NOW, LET'S PUT YOUR iPAD TO WORK CHAPTER 2 INTERACTING WITH SIRI: YOUR VOICE-CONTROLLED ASSISTANT SIRI CAN HANDLE A WIDE RANGE OF TASKS SIRI RELIES ON CONTENT IN CERTAIN APPS SIRI TAPS IN TO DATA STORED IN THE CONTACTS APP SIRI ALSO USES DATA FROM CALENDAR AND OTHER APPS USING THE iPAD'S DICTATION FEATURE CHAPTER 3 WORKING WITH EMAIL AND SURFING THE WEB USING THE MAIL APP TO MANAGE YOUR EMAIL ACCOUNTS ON YOUR iPAD SETTING UP YOUR iPAD TO WORK WITH EXISTING EMAIL ACCOUNTS CUSTOMIZING YOUR EMAIL ACCOUNT SETTINGS CUSTOMIZING MAIL OPTIONS MANAGING YOUR EMAIL ACCOUNTS WITH THE MAIL APP WORKING WITH THE INBOX CREATING A VIP LIST IN THE MAIL APP COMPOSING MESSAGES ADDITIONAL MAIL APP FEATURES USING THE WEB OR OTHER APPS TO ACCESS EMAIL SURFING THE WEB USING SAFARI CUSTOMIZING SAFARI SETTINGS WHERE'S THE FLASH? YOU'RE READY TO BEGIN SURFING EDITING YOUR BOOKMARKS ACCESSING AND MANAGING YOUR READING LIST SAFARI'S ADDRESS FIELD USING THE SEARCH FIELD USING TABS USING SAFARI'S READER FEATURE UNDERSTANDING THE WEB PAGE VIEWING AREA SYNCING BOOKMARKS WITH YOUR PRIMARY COMPUTER ACCESSING SOCIAL NETWORKS ON YOUR iPAD WORKING WITH FACEBOOK TWEETING FROM YOUR iPAD TAPPING INTO LINKEDIN TO NETWORK WITH BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS MANAGING YOUR GOOGLE+ ACCOUNT FROM YOUR iPAD SHARE YOUR PHOTOS WITH INSTAGRAM CHAPTER 4 USING THE CALENDAR, REMINDERS, NOTIFICATION CENTER, AND CLOCK APPS CALENDAR APP BASICS CONTROLLING THE VIEW ENTERING A NEW APPOINTMENT USING SIRI TO ENTER AND VIEW CALENDAR DATA VIEWING INDIVIDUAL APPOINTMENT DETAILS SUBSCRIBING TO CALENDARS FINDING AN APPOINTMENT VIEWING CALENDARS INVITING PEOPLE TO MEETINGS OR EVENTS CUSTOMIZING THE CALENDAR APP SYNCING SCHEDULING DATA WITH YOUR PRIMARY COMPUTER OR SMARTPHONE SYNCING CALENDAR DATA WITH A PC OR MAC USING iTUNES SYNC SYNCING CALENDAR DATA WIRELESSLY USING iCLOUD SYNCING CALENDAR DATA WIRELESSLY WITH SCHEDULING SOFTWARE ON A MICROSOFT EXCHANGE-COMPATIBLE NETWORK SYNCING CALENDAR DATA WIRELESSLY WITH GOOGLE CALENDAR OR YAHOO! CALENDAR USING THE REMINDERS APP MANAGING MULTIPLE TO-DO LISTS SIMULTANEOUSLY KEEPING INFORMED WITH THE NOTIFICATION CENTER COMPOSE AND SEND TWEETS OR UPDATE YOUR FACEBOOK STATUS FROM THE NOTIFICATION CENTER WINDOW AVOID BEING DISTURBED WHEN YOU NEED TO CONCENTRATE USING THE CLOCK APP WHAT TIME IS IT IN TOKYO AND DALLAS, TEXAS? USE YOUR iPAD AS A RELIABLE ALARM CLOCK USING THE STOPWATCH AND TIMER FEATURES CHAPTER 5 WORKING WITH THE CONTACTS APP CUSTOMIZING THE CONTACTS APP ALLOWING THE CONTACTS APP TO WORK SEAMLESSLY WITH OTHER APPS GETTING STARTED USING THE CONTACTS APP CREATING NEW CONTACT ENTRIES EDITING OR DELETING AN ENTRY SHARING CONTACT ENTRIES SYNCING CONTACT DATA WITH OTHER CONTACT MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE SYNCING CONTACTS DATA FROM YOUR iPAD WITH iCLOUD SYNCING WITH MICROSOFT EXCHANGE-COMPATIBLE APPLICATIONS SYNCING WITH CARDDAV- OR LDAP-COMPATIBLE APPLICATIONS HOW DOES SYNCING YOUR CONTACTS INFO HELP YOU? CHAPTER 6 EXPLORE YOUR WORLD WITH THE MAPS APP USING THE NEW iOS 6 VERSION OF THE MAPS APP QUICKLY ACCESS DRIVING DIRECTIONS BETWEEN TWO LOCATIONS VIEWING A MAP OF A SINGLE LOCATION CHANGING THE MAP VIEW WITH A TAP THE MAPS APP INTEGRATES NICELY WITH OTHER APPS USING SIRI WITH THE MAPS APP CHAPTER 7 DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY ON YOUR iPAD LOADING DIGITAL IMAGES ONTO YOUR iPAD TAKING PICTURES WITH THE CAMERA APP HOW TO SNAP A PHOTO HOW TO SHOOT VIDEO TIPS FOR SHOOTING EYE-CATCHING PHOTOS USING YOUR iPAD HOW TO USE THE RULE OF THIRDS WHEN SHOOTING USING THE PHOTOS APP TO VIEW, EDIT, ENHANCE, PRINT, AND SHARE YOUR PHOTOS AND VIDEOS VIEWING PHOTOS AND VIDEOS VIEWING AN IMAGE IN FULL-SCREEN MODE EDITING PHOTOS AND VIDEOS PRINTING PHOTOS SHARING PHOTOS AND VIDEOS DELETING PHOTOS STORED ON YOUR iPAD WORKING WITH iCLOUD'S PHOTO STREAM IN THE PHOTOS APP SHARING YOUR IMAGES USING A SHARED PHOTO STREAM UPGRADING TO APPLE'S iPHOTO APP ORGANIZING YOUR IMAGES FROM THE iPHOTO ALBUMS SCREEN VIEWING INDIVIDUAL PHOTOS USING iPHOTO PRINTING AND SHARING IMAGES USING iPHOTO CREATING AND SHOWING OFF JOURNALS iPHOTO OFFERS MANY PHOTO-RELATED TOOLS IN A SINGLE APP UTILIZE POWERFUL PHOTO EDITING CAPABILITIES WITH THIRD-PARTY PHOTOGRAPHY APPS INSTAGRAM CHAPTER 8 FINDING AND INSTALLING APPS FROM THE APP STORE APPLE'S APP STORE: ONE-STOP SHOPPING FOR iPAD APPS UNDERSTANDING THE APP STORE MANAGING YOUR APP STORE ACCOUNT OR iTUNES GIFT CARDS ACCESSING YOUR PURCHASED APPS UNDERSTANDING THE APP PREVIEWS LEARNING ABOUT AN APP BEFORE MAKING A PURCHASE VISITING THE APP STORE FROM iTUNES ON YOUR COMPUTER HOW APP PRICING WORKS FREE APPS PAID APPS SUBSCRIPTION-BASED APPS IN-APP PURCHASES QUICK TIPS FOR FINDING APPS KEEPING YOUR APPS UP TO DATE CHAPTER 9 WIRELESS PRINTING AND SCANNING VIA YOUR iPAD WIRELESS PRINTING FROM YOUR iPAD USING THE AIRPRINT FEATURE TO WIRELESSLY PRINT FROM YOUR iPAD PRINTING FROM AN iPAD TO A NON-AIRPRINT-COMPATIBLE PRINTER SCANNING DOCUMENTS ON THE GO INTO YOUR iPAD UNDERSTANDING FILE FORMATS CREATED BY SCANNERS CHAPTER 10 SYNCING YOUR iPAD VIA iTUNES OR iCLOUD MAKING THE iTUNES SYNC CONNECTION CUSTOMIZING THE iTUNES SYNC PROCESS UNDERSTANDING THE iTUNES SUMMARY SCREEN ADJUSTING SYNC OPTIONS WITH THE iTUNES INFO SCREEN SYNCING YOUR APPS WITH THE iTUNES APP SCREEN TRANSFERRING APP-SPECIFIC DATA OR FILES BETWEEN YOUR COMPUTER AND iPAD MANAGING, TRANSFERRING, AND SYNCING RINGTONES VIA iTUNES SYNCING YOUR MUSIC WITH THE iTUNES MUSIC SCREEN SYNCING YOUR MOVIES WITH THE iTUNES MOVIES SCREEN SYNCING YOUR TV SHOWS WITH THE iTUNES TV SHOWS SCREEN SYNCING YOUR eBOOKS WITH THE iTUNES BOOKS SCREEN SYNCING YOUR DIGITAL IMAGES WITH THE iTUNES PHOTOS SCREEN ADDITIONAL iTUNES COMMANDS AND FEATURES CHARGING YOUR iPAD'S BATTERY WHILE IT'S CONNECTED TO YOUR COMPUTER WORKING WITH iCLOUD MAINTAINING A BACKUP OF YOUR ENTIRE iPAD VIA iCLOUD CREATING A SHARED PHOTO STREAM FROM YOUR iPAD CHAPTER 11 WORKING WITH PAGES, NUMBERS, AND KEYNOTE WORKING WITH PAGES USING THE FORMATTING COMMANDS WITHIN PAGES USING THE PLUS-SIGN ICON WITHIN PAGES ACCESSING THE TOOLS MENU WITHIN PAGES USING THE DOCUMENT NAVIGATOR FEATURE WORKING IN FULL-SCREEN MODE WORKING WITH NUMBERS USING THE FORMATTING COMMANDS IN NUMBERS USING THE PLUS-SIGN ICON IN NUMBERS ACCESSING THE TOOLS MENU IN NUMBERS WORKING WITH KEYNOTE USING THE FORMATTING COMMANDS IN KEYNOTE USING THE PLUS-SIGN ICON IN KEYNOTE ACCESSING THE TOOLS MENU IN KEYNOTE IT'S SHOWTIME: USING THE PLAY ICON IN KEYNOTE USING THE iWORK FOR iPAD APPS WITH iCLOUD THIRD-PARTY APPS THAT ALSO OFFER MICROSOFT OFFICE COMPATIBILITY WORKING WITH MICROSOFT OFFICE DOCUMENTS AND FILES USING THE DOCUMENTS TO GO APP WORKING WITH MICROSOFT OFFICE DOCUMENTS AND FILES USING THE QUICKOFFICE PRO HD APP ACCESSING YOUR PRIMARY COMPUTER REMOTELY WITH YOUR iPAD CHAPTER 12 CONDUCTING VIDEO CONFERENCES AND VIRTUAL MEETINGS USING FACETIME FOR VIDEO CONFERENCING CREATING A FACETIME FAVORITES LIST USING FACETIME'S AUTOMATIC RECENTS LIST CHOOSING PREFERRED FACETIME CONTACTS PARTICIPATING IN A FACETIME CALL PARTICIPATING IN VIRTUAL MEETINGS FROM ANYWHERE GOTOMEETING OFFERS VIRTUAL MEETING CAPABILITIES ANOTHER VIRTUAL MEETING OPTION: THE WEBEX PLATFORM MAKING AND RECEIVING PHONE CALLS OR VIDEO CONFERENCING WITH SKYPE SENDING AND RECEIVING TEXT MESSAGES WITH iMESSAGE CHAPTER 13 DISCOVERING "MUST-HAVE" BUSINESS APPS 25 BUSINESS APPS THAT ENHANCE THE CAPABILITIES OF YOUR iPAD 1PASSWORD PRO AMAZON MOBILE DROPBOX eFAX MOBILE EVERNOTE FILEMAKER GO FOR iPAD FLIGHTTRACK PRO GRUBHUB INVOICE2GO FOR iPAD LINE2 MICROSOFT ONENOTE FOR iPAD MONSTER.COM JOBS FOR iPAD PDFPEN PHOTON FLASH WEB BROWSER PULSE QUICKVOICE RECORDER REMEMBER THE MILK SPLASHTOP 2-REMOTE DESKTOP SQUARE THE WEATHER CHANNEL THINGS FOR iPAD TIME MASTER + BILLING VIPORBIT XPENSETRACKER YELP DISCOVERING WHAT TRAVEL APPS CAN DO FOR YOU ONLINE BANKING MADE EASY ON YOUR iPAD SAVING TIME IN YOUR EVERYDAY LIFE CHAPTER 14 STAYING INFORMED USING iBOOKS, NEWSSTAND, AND WEB CONTENT SELECTING AND DOWNLOADING eBOOKS ACCESSING THE iBOOKSTORE UNDERSTANDING AN eBOOK DESCRIPTION PAGE REVIEWING eBOOK DESCRIPTIONS CUSTOMIZING iBOOKS SETTINGS READING PDF FILES USING THE iBOOKS APP READING NEWSPAPERS AND MAGAZINES ON YOUR iPAD WORKING WITH THE NEWSSTAND APP READING PUBLICATIONS USING NEWSSTAND MANAGING YOUR NEWSPAPER AND MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTIONS DOWNLOADING VERSUS STREAMING ONLINE CONTENT UNDERSTANDING THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN DOWNLOADING AND STREAMING CONTENT WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT DOWNLOADING CONTENT YOU CAN ALSO STREAM CONTENT FROM THE INTERNET APPS FOR STREAMING WEB CONTENT DOWNLOADABLE iPAD CONTENT STREAMING TV AND MOVIE PROGRAMMING STREAMING AUDIO CONTENT CHAPTER 15 PROTECTING YOUR iPAD AND ITS DATA PROTECTING YOUR iPAD FROM PHYSICAL DAMAGE TOUCHSCREEN FILMS PROTECTIVE SKINS FOR YOUR iPAD SCREEN COVERS AND CASES FULL-BODY CASES SLIPCOVERS, SLEEVES, AND POUCHES SECURING YOUR DATA PROTECTING YOUR iPAD FROM THEFT OR LOSS INSURING YOUR iPAD CHAPTER 16 CREATING AND DISTRIBUTING CONTENT ON THE iPAD CREATING INTERACTIVE eBOOKS FOR iPAD USING iBOOKS AUTHOR ADOBE OFFERS HIGHER-END DIGITAL PUBLISHING SOLUTIONS BLURB.COM'S eBOOK PUBLISHING SOLUTION TRANSFORM MICROSOFT WORD DOCUMENTS INTO COMPELLING iPAD eBOOKS DOES YOUR COMPANY NEED A CUSTOM APP? WHAT TO CONSIDER FIRST WHEN DEVELOPING AN APP HAVING A CUSTOM APP CREATED OTHER POTENTIAL LOW-COST CUSTOM APP SOLUTIONS iPAD CUSTOM APP DEVELOPMENT STRATEGIES ALSO CONSIDER A MOBILE WEBSITE TO REACH iPAD USERS CHAPTER 17 MUST-HAVE ACCESSORIES EXTERNAL KEYBOARDS FOR YOUR TABLET REPLACING FINGER MOTIONS WITH A STYLUS BATTERY OPTIONS BATTERY PACKS BATTERY CHARGERS DESKTOP STANDS FOR EASIER iPAD ACCESS iPAD CAMERA CONNECTION KIT ENHANCE THE RECORDING CAPABILITIES OF YOUR iPAD HEADPHONES AND EXTERNAL SPEAKERS EXTERNAL WIRELESS STORAGE FOR YOUR iPAD USE YOUR iPAD TO PROCESS CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS CONNECTION OPTIONS: HD, VGA, HOME THEATER CONNECTING TO AN HD MONITOR OR AN HDTV CONNECTING TO A VGA MONITOR CONNECTING TO A SOUND SYSTEM OR HOME THEATER SYSTEM CONTROLLING LIGHTS AND ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES WITH BELKIN'S WEMO USE A WIRELESS CAMERA TO TRANSFORM YOUR iPAD INTO A REMOTE BABY MONITOR CHAPTER 18 TRAVELING ABROAD WITH YOUR iPAD (ONLINE ONLY) 9780789750365 TOC 10/3/2012
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About Jason R. Rich

Jason R. Rich (www.JasonRich.com) is the bestselling author of more than 54 books, as well as a frequent contributor to a handful of major daily newspapers, national magazines, and popular websites. He also is an accomplished photographer and an avid Apple iPad, iPhone, and Mac user. Some of his recently published books include Your iPad at Work, Second Edition (Que), iPad & iPhone Tips & Tricks (Que), OS X Mountain Lion Tips & Tricks (Que), and How To Do Everything MacBook Air (McGraw-Hill). You can read more than 100 free feature-length "how to" articles by Jason R. Rich covering the Apple iPhone and iPad at the Que Publishing website. Visit www.iOSArticles.com and click the Articles tab. You can also follow Jason R. Rich on Twitter (@JasonRich7).
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