Get the most out of your iPhone or iPod touch right away--the QuickSteps way. Color photos and screenshots with clear instructions show you how! Follow along and learn to configure and sync your device with iTunes; make calls with your iPhone; send and receive email; surf the Web; and snap photos. You'll get tips for downloading and enjoying music, podcasts, games, and videos, as well as using a wide variety of applications. This easy-to-use guide helps you have more fun on day one with your iPhone or iPod touch!
Use these handy guideposts:Shortcuts for accomplishing common tasks 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
Dwight Spivey is a software and support engineer for Konica Minolta where he specializes in working with Mac operating systems, applications, and hardware. He teaches classes on Mac usage, writes training materials, and is a Mac OS X beta tester for Apple. Spivey is the author of How to Do Everything: Mac and several other books.
If you love all the great stuff that makes up the Apple digital lifestyle, you no doubt consider your iPhone 4 to be indispensable. The newest edition of iPhone Portable Genius is packed with the information you need to make this wonderful device even better. You'll find great iPhone tips at your fingertips—things like the latest hot app from the App Store, novel ways to control calls, and more—and they're all designed to make your life easier, save you time, and help you avoid hassle. Best of all, this book features full-color screenshots, so it's easy to navigate, and it doesn’t skip any of the essentials.Includes savvy advice and plenty of no-nonsense content in a hip way that is easy to access Covers key tools, topics, and shortcuts Features Genius icons throughout the book—smart or innovative ways to handle tasks and save yourself time Get better acquainted with your iPhone 4 in a fun way—as if your friends were showing you what to do—with iPhone 4 Portable Genius.
Start using your iPad 2 right away--the QuickSteps way. Color photos and screenshots with clear instructions help you get the most out of the latest release of this powerful tablet. Follow along and learn how to navigate the touch screen, surf the web, send and receive email, use the camera, and video chat using FaceTime. You'll also find out how to play music, movies, videos, and games, read e-books, and download content from the App Store, the iBookstore, and iTunes. Get up to speed on your iPad 2 in no time using this practical, fast-paced guide.
Use these handy guideposts:Shortcuts for accomplishing common tasks Need-to-know facts in concise narrative Helpful reminders or alternate ways of doing things Bonus information related to the topic being covered Errors and pitfalls to avoid
Joli Ballew is a technical writer, technology trainer, and self-proclaimed gadget guru. She is the bestselling author of more than 40 computer books, including How to Do Everything: iPad, How to Do Everything: BlackBerry Storm 2, How to Do Everything: Netbook, and Degunking Windows 7.
You'll learn how to use your iPhone to connect to the Internet using a Wi-Fi or 3G network, shoot photos using the built-in camera, make FaceTime calls, sync files and content with iCloud, use the message and notification features, and search using Spotlight. Hundreds of full-color images illustrate every point along the way.
This practical, approachable guide by experienced iPhone guides Anton Ochsenkuhn and Michael Krimmer will quickly help you get the most out of your iPhone 4S with iOS 5!
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1: This Is the iPhone 4S
Chapter 2: How to Use iOS
Chapter 3: The iPhone as Message Center
Chapter 4: The Internet in Your Hands
Chapter 5: Entertainment with the iPhone
Chapter 6: Shopping in the Stores
Chapter 7: Address Book and Phone
Chapter 8 The iPhone Manages Your Events
Chapter 9: The iPhone as Camera
Chapter 10: The Other Apps of iOS 5
Chapter 11: The Most Important Settings of iOS 5
Chapter 12: iCloud
Chapter 13: Keeping the System Up-to-Date
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
This popular guide is updated to cover iOS 8 - the latest operating system. Learn how to:Optimize your settings so that your new device works exactly how you want it toKeep in touch using the iPad and have fun surfing the web, and exploring apps for photos, music, videos, games and readingUtilize your iPad for work: get organized, sync with your main computer, get the latest news, run presentations and write documentsExplore the new family sharing features and iCloud Drive to work from anywhereSpeak to Siri to do things - no need to type!
Packed with tips and shortcuts, this primer will help you make the most of your iPad in easy steps.