iPad Mini For Dummies

iPad Mini For Dummies

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Big info about using the iPad mini! This fun-and-friendly full-color book gets you started with your iPad mini, walking you through using the multitouch interface, getting connected, going online, and packing your iPad mini with apps, games, e-books, photos, music, movies, and more. Expert authors and Mac gurus Edward C. Baig and Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus guide you through everything from powering up all the way to syncing your stuff with iCloud. You'll learn how to manage your calendar, make video calls with FaceTime, work with Siri, and enjoy your iPad mini wherever you go.
Walks you through getting connected, syncing your contacts and calendars, setting up e-mail, browsing the web, and working with Notification Center Shows you how to turn your iPad mini into an entertainment hub and shoot and share photos and HD video, create your own slideshow, listen to your favorites tunes, read the latest e-book bestsellers, play interactive games, and more Explains how to find your destination,get directions with Maps, check the weather, read movie reviews, and more Offers troubleshooting and maintance help, tips for keeping your personal information secure, and ways to customize your iPad mini for your own needs Your iPad mini may be small, but it's one mighty mini! Find out everything it's capable of with this full-color, For Dummies guide.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 416 pages
  • 188 x 230 x 20mm | 684g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 1118723155
  • 9781118723159
  • 328,983

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Stay in touch with e-mail and FaceTime video chatsBrowse the web and have some fun with music, movies, apps, and moreMaster multitasking gestures to zoom from one app to anotherYour easy-to-use guide to the powerful and popular iPad miniThe iPad mini delivers great capabilities wherever you go! Dig into this comprehensive guide to discover all the features of your easily portable Apple device. You'll get all the latest information on updates to iOS 7 and the Retina Display, as well as details on using video chat, dictation, iTunes, and more!Customize your settings -- start with the basics to get your iPad mini set up just the way you likeSurf the Internet -- use Safari to get online, discover how to use e-mail and maps, and learn to go mobileUtilize your media -- jump into iTunes, create videos, take and share photos, and find out how to use the iBook readerGet to work -- go beyond all the fun stuff with a variety of productivity apps and utilitiesDiscover what you can do -- get going with ten great apps and additional tips, tricks, and shortcuts to make your iPad mini a dynamoOpen the book and find: Tips on getting started with your iPad miniThe skinny on using Siri to get answersHelp with mastering the multitouch interfaceTricks to make your iPad mini an entertainment hubDetails on using iCloud and interactive gamesHow to set up iTunes with your iPad miniThe lowdown on commanding the Control CenterTips on using AirDrop to share photos and videos
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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 45 Part II: The Internet iPad mini 71 Chapter 4: Going on a Mobile Safari 73 Chapter 5: The E-Mail Must Get Through 93 Chapter 6: Maps Are Where It Is 125 Part III: The Multimedia iPad mini 139 Chapter 7: Get in Tune(s): Audio on Your iPad mini 141 Chapter 8: iPad mini Video: Seeing Is Believing 161 Chapter 9: You Oughta Be in Pictures 181 Chapter 10: Curling Up with a Good iBook 213 Part IV: Putting the iPad mini to Work 233 Chapter 11: Apply Here (To Find Out about iPad mini Apps) 235 Chapter 12: People, Places, and Appointments 253 Chapter 13: Indispensible iPad mini Utilities 271 Chapter 14: Taking the iPad mini Siri-ously 289 Part V: The Undiscovered iPad mini 299 Chapter 15: Setting You Straight on Settings 301 Chapter 16: When Good iPad minis Go Bad 331 Chapter 17: Accessorizing Your iPad mini 345 Part VI: The Part of Tens 359 Chapter 18: Ten Appetizing (And Free) Apps 361 Chapter 19: Ten Apps Worth Paying For 365 Chapter 20: Ten Hints, Tips, and Shortcuts 373 Index 385
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About Edward C. Baig

Edward C. Baig is the Personal Tech columnist for USA TODAY and his weekly column runs on Thursdays in the Money section. Bob LeVitus, often referred to as "Dr. Mac," is one of the world's leading authorities on all things Apple and one of the Mac community's most trusted gurus.
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