Part iPod touch, part MacBook, part e-Reader, and all amazing, the iPad combines the best of your favorite gadgets into one ultraportable touch device. From sending e-mail and surfing the web to taking pictures, watching and recording videos, playing games, downloading apps, and so much more, the fun begins right here with this friendly For Dummies guide
Magic touch — navigate the multitouch screen, use the onscreen keyboard, and e-mail and surf the web with just the touch of a finger
Picture perfect — turn your iPad into a digital picture frame, add cool effects to your photos, and make FaceTime video calls
Get rhythm — organize your music collection, listen to your favorite tunes, and create cool custom playlists
All those apps — download the latest apps, keep them up to date, and indulge your interests with games, e-books, and more
Open the book and find:
Steps for getting started with your iPad
Easy ways to organize your e-mail, calendar, and contacts
How to make a video call with FaceTime
Advice on using the iPad's HD video camera
How to increase productivity with folders and multitasking
Fast and easy shortcuts and helpful iPad hints
Tips for staying connected with Facebook and Twitter
Set up your iPad, use the multitouch interface, and get connected
Surf the web, listen to music, watch movies, and video chat with FaceTime
Utilize your iPad as an e-book reader, portable game console, or HD video camera
Written by a senior for seniors, this practical, fast-paced guide helps you get up and running on your iPad right away. Color photos and screenshots with clear instructions make it easy to accomplish everything you want to do.
Follow along and quickly learn how to set up your iPad, navigate the touch screen, use apps and email, and browse the Internet. Find out the best ways to manage photos, video chat with FaceTime, use iTunes and the iBook store, read eDocuments, listen to music, watch movies, play games, and use iCloud. iPad maintenance tips are also included.
The unique, landscape layout of the QuickSteps series displays graphics and explanations side by side, and lays flat so you can easily refer to the book while working on your iPad.
Use these handy guideposts:Shortcuts for accomplishing common tasks Personal insights from other seniors Need-to-know facts in concise narrative Helpful reminders or alternative ways of doing things Bonus information related to the topic being covered Errors and pitfalls to avoid
Fully updated to include the iPad Air and iOS 7, this step-by-step guide shows you exactly how to set up your device and discover what it can do – all in jargon-free language.
Learn how to:Set up your iPad and copy music and photos from your computer Keep in touch with email and messages Browse the web and shop online Have video chats with your friends and family Discover a digital library of books and magazines Use Siri to dictate memos, create and send emails, and answer questions Explore new places and get directions with maps Take photos and videos and share them with friends Enhance your iPad or iPad mini with amazing apps
This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book.
Covers iOS 10 for all models of iPad Air, iPad Mini, iPad Pro, and iPad 4th generation
My iPad for Seniors, 4th Edition, is a comprehensive guide to using all of Apple’s iPad models. It includes everything from basic setup information to finding and installing new apps to using the iPad for communication, entertainment, and productivity. The information presented in this book is targeted at users aged 50 and up; whenever possible, one best way for any given task is presented, and instructions are simplified with older users in mind. In addition, much content specific for people 50+ is included.
Step-by-step instructions for the tasks you care about most
Large, full-color, close-up photos show you exactly what to do
Common-sense help whenever you run into problems
Tips and notes to help you get the most from your iPad
Learn how to:
The iPad is a fun, functional and powerful tablet computer, and iPad in easy steps is written to help you get started quickly with your new iPad. This popular guide is updated to cover the latest operating system, iOS 9. Learn how to:Change the settings so that your new device works exactly how you want it to.Stay up-to-date with the new News app and have fun surfing the web, exploring apps for photos, music, videos, games and reading.Utilize your iPad for work: get organized, sync with your main computer, run presentations and write documents.Use the iCloud Drive to work from any Apple computer or device, anywhere.Keep in touch with the family, and share apps, photos and more using Family Sharing.Speak to Siri to do things - no need to type
Packed with tips and shortcuts, this popular guide will help you make the most of your iPad, all in easy steps!