iPad For Dummies

iPad For Dummies

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The ideal companion for getting the most out of your iPad, updated and in full color! The possibilities that exist with Apple's amazing iPad are seemingly endless, and each release brings even more incredible features to this incredible device. If you're ready to have the world at the tips of your fingers, then this is the book for you! Mac experts and veteran author dream duo Edward C. Baig and Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus guide you through the iPad basics before moving on to the most popular iPad features like FaceTime, Siri, Safari, Mail, Photos, iTunes, iMessage, and more. Covers the iPad with Retina Display, iPad 2, and iOS 6!
Walks you through texting with iMessage, , making video calls with FaceTime, sending e-mail, setting Reminders, and working with Siri, your voice-activated virtual assistant Shows you how to wander the web with Safari, connect with Facebook and Twitter, and fill your iPad with your favorite music, movies, photos, e-book, apps, and games Includes tips on protecting your information, troubleshooting, syncing your stuff with iCloud, and adding some flair to your iPad with accessories With everything you need just a tap away, you'll wonder how you ever lived without your iPad and the helpful advice in iPad For Dummies, 6 th Edition .
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Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 188 x 229 x 18mm | 632g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 6th Revised edition
  • 1118723066
  • 9781118723067
  • 259,588

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Learn to: Use Control Center, get connected, and browse the webTalk to the world with texts, e-mail, social media, and FaceTime(R)Entertain yourself with music, movies, photos, books, and appsIN FULL COLOR!No matter which iPad you have, here's how to get things done and have some funPacked with tons of new features, the iPad puts a whole world of productivity and entertainment in your hands. From staying organized with Notes, Calendar, and Notification Center to sharing photos and video with friends and family, battling it out with Game Center, hitting the road with Maps, or catching up on your favorite TV show, if you're ready to start your iPad adventure, " For Dummies" is here to guide the way.Say hello! -- explore the multitouch display and built-in apps, customize your settings, and fill your iPad with all your stuffIt's all online -- browse the web, send e-mail and texts, and stay in touch with the world with social media and FaceTimeFun and games -- listen to iTunes Radio, add effects to your photos, and enjoy the latest apps, books, movies, and moreWork it out -- use the new Control Center, manage your Contacts, keep track of your schedule, and remember it all with RemindersMake a friend -- get directions from here to there, find a good movie or restaurant, check the weather, or just see what Siri's up to"Open the book and find: Steps for getting started with your iPadWhere to find cool content to fill your iPadHow iCloud can keep your music, photos, contacts, and apps safeTips for using Siri(TM) to compose e-mail and text messagesWays to share photos and documents with others using AirDropHow to stay connected with Facebook(R) and Twitter(R)Advice on shooting, editing, and sharing photos and HD videoTroubleshooting help
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Table of contents

Introduction 1 Part I: Getting to Know Your iPad 5 Chapter 1: Unveiling the iPad 7 Chapter 2: iPad Basic Training 23 Chapter 3: The Kitchen Sync: Getting Stuff to and from Your iPad 45 Part II: The Internet iPad 69 Chapter 4: Going on a Mobile Safari 71 Chapter 5: The E-Mail Must Get Through 91 Chapter 6: Maps Are Where It Is 119 Part III: The Multimedia iPad 131 Chapter 7: Get in Tune(s): Audio on Your iPad 133 Chapter 8: iPad Video: Seeing Is Believing 149 Chapter 9: You Oughta Be in Pictures 167 Chapter 10: Curling Up with a Good iBook 193 Part IV: The iPad at Work 209 Chapter 11: Apply Here (to Find Out about iPad Apps) 211 Chapter 12: People, Places, and Appointments 229 Chapter 13: Indispensable iPad Utilities 241 Chapter 14: Taking iPad Controls Siri-ously 257 Part V: The Undiscovered iPad 265 Chapter 15: Setting You Straight on Settings 267 Chapter 16: When Good iPads Go Bad 293 Chapter 17: Accessorizing Your iPad 305 Part VI: The Part of Tens 321 Chapter 18: Ten Appetizing (and Free) Apps 323 Chapter 19: Ten Apps Worth Paying For 333 Chapter 20: Ten Hints, Tips, and Shortcuts 343 Index 355
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About Edward C. Baig

Edward C. Baig is the Personal Tech columnist for USA TODAY as well as the author of Macs For Dummies . Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus pens the popular "Dr. Mac" column for the Houston Chronicle and is the author of OS X(R) Mavericks For Dummies .
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