iPhone 4S All-in-One For Dummies

iPhone 4S All-in-One For Dummies

3.16 (6 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author)  , By (author) 

List price: US$34.99

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


Go from smartphone newbie to iPhone rock star with this amazing all-in-one guide! Here's the book for iPhone users who want it all--the basics to get started and the advanced info that puts all the iPhone's power at your fingertips. iPhone All-in-One For Dummies includes seven minibooks--nearly 600 pages in full color--packed with next-step information for iPhone power users at home, at work, or on the go. Writing in the famous straightforward yet fun For Dummies style, tech experts John Hutsko and Barbara Boyd get you acquainted with your iPhone and take you step by step from simple to advanced: surfing the Web to taking photos and videos; staying in touch via e-mail, video calls, and social media to losing yourself in e-books and magazines to guru-level techniques anyone can learn.*
Seven minibooks include Meet the iPhone, Stock the iPhone, The Communicator, The Personal Assistant, The Entertainer, Useful Apps, and The iPhone Geek and Guru; each walks you through all aspects of the incredible iPhone's functionality* Gets you up to speed with the latest iPhone models plus iOS 5 and all its features* Explains how to make phone and video calls, exchange e-mails, text and multimedia messages, surf the Web, and buy apps, music, movies, and more* Goes beyond fun to getting work done with pocket-sized office suite and doc apps, contacts and calendars, iBooks and eReaders* Gives up-to-date info on Facebook, Twitter, Yelp, FourSquare, and other social networks* Shares insider tips and troubleshooting techniques You'll take charge of your iPhone and take your world with you everywhere you go with iPhone All-in-One For Dummies.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 608 pages
  • 194 x 232 x 34mm | 1,360.77g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1. Auflage
  • 1118101197
  • 9781118101193
  • 641,207

Back cover copy

Release the awesomeness of your iPhone. It's a snapp with this amazing all-in-one guide!With a new iOS, a great new camera, and more, the iPhone 4S is one sweet device. Whether you're a proud owner of Apple's latest iPhone or another model, the easy-to-follow minibooks in this guide will help you become an awesome iPhone user in no time.Meet your iPhone -- Book I introduces you to your iPhone's functions, iOS5, and the multitouch interface and prepares you with simple troubleshooting tipsStock up -- fill your iPhone to the brim and learn to sync your photos, e-mail, media, contacts, and calendar in the iCloud, with Book II's adviceThe phone in iPhone -- Surprise! You you can even make phone calls with your iPhone. Book III gives you the 411 on phone calls, voicemail, video-chatting with FaceTime, texting, and browsing the InternetYour personal assistant -- Book IV gets you organized. Manage your contacts and your time, take notes, get reminders, find your way with Maps, and meet Siri, your personal assistantThe entertainer -- Book V shows you how to have fun with photos, videos, and music. That's why you really wanted an iPhone, right? Plus, check out online bonus content to find the best apps for every task. Open the book and find: Steps to setting up your iPhoneInstructions for working with Siri, your virtual personal assistantHow to stay connected with Facebook(R), Twitter(R), Yelp(R), and foursquare(R)Easy ways to manage your iTunes(R) libraryTips for shooting and sharing photos and videosTechniques for managing your contacts and calendarHow to video-chat with FaceTime(R)Ways to stay on top of life's breaking news with Notification CenterMaking Everything Easier!5 Books in 1Meet iPhoneStocking iPhone with iTunes Apps and Add-OnsCommunications CentralMaking iPhone Your Personal AssistantLetting iPhone Entertain YouIN FULL COLOR!
show more

About Joe Hutsko

Joe Hutsko worked at Apple from 1984 to 1988. Since then, he has been writing about computers, gadgets, video games, trends, and hi-tech movers and shakers for numerous publications and websites. Barbara Boyd worked at Apple from 1985 to 1990 and currently writes about food, gardens, travel, and technology.
show more

Table of contents

Introduction 1 Book I: Meet iPhone 7 Chapter 1: Exploring the Many Faces of iPhone 9 Chapter 2: Operating Your iPhone: The Basics and Beyond 21 Chapter 3: Controlling the Multitouch and Voice Recognition Interfaces 51 Chapter 4: Touring iPhone's Built-in Apps and Settings 81 Chapter 5: Anticipating and Tackling iPhone Troubles 115 Book II: Stocking iPhone with iTunes Apps and Add-ons 123 Chapter 1: Syncing, Backing Up, and Updating Your iPhone 125 Chapter 2: Apps 411: Browsing, Installing, and Managing Apps 163 Chapter 3: Enhancing and Protecting iPhone with Add-ons 183 Book III: Communications Central: Calls, Messages, and the Web 197 Chapter 1: Managing Phone and FaceTime Video Calls 199 Chapter 2: Sending and Receiving Text and Multimedia Messages 247 Chapter 3: Surfing the Web with Safari 273 Chapter 4: E-mailing Every Which Way You Can 313 Book IV: Making iPhone Your Personal Assistant 357 Chapter 1: Perfecting Your People Skills with Contacts 359 Chapter 2: Managing Your Time with Calendar, Clock, and Reminders 385 Chapter 3: Tapping into Maps, Compass, Weather, Calculator, and Stocks 423 Chapter 4: Creating and Sharing Notes and Voice Memos 449 Book V: Letting iPhone Entertain You: Photos, Video, Music, and More 471 Chapter 1: Capturing and Sharing Photos and Videos with Camera 473 Chapter 2: Acquiring and Browsing Music, Videos, Movies, and More 493 Chapter 3: Listening to Music and Audio 519 Chapter 4: Watching Videos and YouTube 539 Bonus Online Content: Apps for Every Type of Task Online Bonus Chapter 1: Getting Things Done for Everyone Online Bonus Chapter 2: The (More) Serious Business Partner Online Bonus Chapter 3: Improving Communication and Social Networking Online Bonus Chapter 4: Getting Creative Online Bonus Chapter 5: The Well-Informed Reader and Listener Online Bonus Chapter 6: Maximizing Leisure, Health, Home, and Travel Online Index 559
show more

Rating details

6 ratings
3.16 out of 5 stars
5 17% (1)
4 17% (1)
3 50% (3)
2 0% (0)
1 17% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X