iPad Mini For Dummies

iPad Mini For Dummies

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The perfect companion for discovering how to get the most out of your iPad mini! Apple's latest iPad may be small, but it's one mighty mini. This fun-and-friendly full-color guide gets you started with your iPad mini, walking you through using the multitouch interface, getting connected, browsing the web, adding tons of cool content, and much, much more. From sending and receiving e-mail totexting with iMessage, downloading apps from the App Store, managing your calendar, making video calls with FaceTime, and working with Siri, expert authors and Mac gurus Ed Baig and Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus will have you making your way through your iPad mini in no time at all. Shows you how to unveil the iPod in your iPad mini, take control of your tunes, import photos, create a slideshow, and capture photos and videos Highlights ways to buy and read your favorite e-books; find a location or get directions with Maps; play games; and rent, buy, and watch movies and TV shows Walks you through syncing contacts, calendars, and to-do lists Addresses staying connected with Notification Center, protecting your information, and troubleshooting It may be "mini" but it's capable of enormous endeavors! Find out everything your iPad mini is capable of with the full-color iPad mini For Dummies !show more

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  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 185.42 x 228.6 x 25.4mm | 861.82g
  • John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1. Auflage
  • 1118583876
  • 9781118583876
  • 233,610

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Learn to: Stay in touch with e-mail, texts, and FaceTime(R) video callsBrowse the web and have some fun with music, movies, apps, and moreRecord HD videos, shoot photos, and share them with the worldIN FULL COLOR!Want to get the most out of your iPad mini? This handy guide tells you how!The amazing iPad mini may be small, but it packs all the power and pleasure of the iPad you know and love. This guide is bursting with advice to help you make the most of all your iPad mini can do. See how to take, edit, and share photos and HD video, find amazing apps and games, enjoy music and movies, stay organized with Calendar and Reminders, get turn-by-turn directions with Maps, and discover all the cool things Siri can do for you!Make friends with your mini -- find your way around the multitouch display, connect to Wi-Fi, and sync your stuff to and from your iPad miniThe wonderful web -- browse online with Safari, send and receive e-mail, text with iMessage, and stay connected with Facebook and TwitterFill 'er up -- load your iPad mini with music, movies, TV shows, games, and e-books and download the latest apps to indulge all your interestsWork like a charm -- stay on top of alerts with Notification Center, manage your appointments with Calendar, and remember it all with RemindersShowtimes, directions, scores, and more -- let Siri help you choose a movie, pick a restaurant, get driving directions, and even check the weather"Open the book and find: Steps for setting up your iPad mini and navigating the touchscreenHow to make video calls with FaceTimeAdvice on syncing your music, photos, e-mail, contacts, and calendars with iCloud(TM)Tips for shooting and sharing your favorite photos and videosInstructions for buying and reading e-booksHow to use Siri(TM) to set alarms, compose a text message, read your e-mail, and moreDetails about cool accessories to enhance your iPad mini experienceiPad troubleshooting helpshow more

About Edward C. Baig

Edward C. Baig is the Personal Tech columnist for USA TODAY and 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) Mountain Lion For Dummies .show more

Table of contents

Introduction 1 Part I: Getting to Know Your iPad mini 5 Chapter 1: Unveiling the iPad mini 7 Chapter 2: iPad mini Basic Training 23 Chapter 3: The Kitchen Sync: Getting Stuff to and from Your iPad mini 43 Part II: The Internet iPad mini 71 Chapter 4: Going on a Mobile Safari 73 Chapter 5: The E-Mail Must Get Through 91 Chapter 6: Maps Are Where It Is 119 Part III: The Multimedia iPad mini 133 Chapter 7: Get in Tune(s): Audio on Your iPad mini 135 Chapter 8: iPad mini Video: Seeing Is Believing 149 Chapter 9: You Oughtta Be in Pictures 165 Chapter 10: Curling Up with a Good iBook 185 Part IV: The iPad mini at Work 203 Chapter 11: Apply Here (To Find Out about iPad Apps) 205 Chapter 12: People, Places, and Appointments 223 Chapter 13: Indispensible iPad mini Utilities 235 Chapter 14: Taking the iPad mini Siri-ously 251 Part V: The Undiscovered iPad mini 259 Chapter 15: Setting You Straight on Settings 261 Chapter 16: When Good iPad minis Go Bad 285 Chapter 17: Accessorizing Your iPad mini 297 Part VI: The Part of Tens 313 Chapter 18: Ten Appetizing (And Free) Apps 315 Chapter 19: Ten Apps Worth Paying For 325 Chapter 20: Ten Hints, Tips, and Shortcuts 335 Index 347show more

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