Want to upgrade to iOS 5? We lay out which devices will run Apple's newest mobile OS, and how to download and install it. Once you've gotten the software on your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad, we'll walk you through its marquee features: Master new multitasking gestures on the iPad 2 and explore Notification Center; play with Apple's three new apps, Reminders, Messages, and Newsstand; learn about improvements to Safari, Mail, Camera, Photos, and Game Center; check out the smaller tweaks made to Maps, Calendar, Music, Videos, FaceTime, Weather, and Stocks; and discover what's been done under-the-hood in regards to Twitter integration, new typing tricks, AirPlay mirroring, and Accessibility.
If you're confused about Apple's new sync service, iCloud, never fear: Our iOS 5 Upgrade Guide also offers a rundown of the service and each of its features, as well as a step-by-step guide for setting it up on your device. And for those who wish to untether their iOS device from their computer, the guide explains how to take advantage of iOS 5's Wi-Fi Sync and eliminate cord-based backup and information transfer.
• find your way around the iPhone and customize it to your requirements
• find and download apps
• make and receive texts, phone & video calls
• use email and social networking accounts
• access music, movies and books
• take and edit photos and videos
• surf the web and shop online
• share content with family members
iPhone in easy steps takes the mystery out of using your iPhone and shows how it can become your most useful digital companion, ready to help keep you in touch, up-to-date and entertained.
Covers iOS 9.
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
We’ve broken things down into six major parts. Part 1: Meet Your iPhone will help you unpack the box, learn how to interact with your iPhone, and glide through the set-up process. Part 2: Getting to Know Your iPhone will introduce you to the basic features and navigational system of the device. Part 3: Mastering Your Pre-installed Apps will walk you through the twenty-eight pre-installed apps in detail to help you master what’s available right out of the box. Part 4: Making It Your Own guides you through customization and personalization. Part 5: Maintenance and Security will help you keep your iPhone healthy and safe. Finally, Part 6: Must-Have Apps for Your iPhone includes a list of 53 of our favorite apps – we hope you enjoy them as much as we do! There’s a lot of information here, but don’t feel like you need to absorb it all at once. Think of this guide as a friendly support system for you as you learn to use and enjoy this incredible piece of consumer technology.
If you’re new to iPhone or to iOS, start by reading through Parts 1 and 2. This should get you on your feet. Be sure to look at Part 5 to learn how to care for your new iPhone. You may want to use Parts 3, 4, and 6 as reference material. You can read them straight through from start to finish or just browse the table of contents for the information most helpful to you. These chapters will also be helpful for experienced users who want to get the most out of iPhone 7 and iOS 10 and will include our favorite tips for new iOS 10 features.
Few devices are as painless to use as the iPhone – we hope you have fun and enjoy the journey. Now let’s get started!
Teach Yourself VISUALLY iPad, 5th Edition is your ultimate guide to navigating the latest iPad and all the features that come with iOS 10. Whether this is your first iPad or just your newest upgrade, this book will quickly get you acquainted with your new favorite companion. No long-winded explanation, no technical jargon no complicated operations—just step-by-step instructions that walk you through everything from initial setup to key features Plus troubleshooting advice will help you fix minor problems without a trip to the Apple Genius Bar. Sidebars highlight expert tips and tricks, while full-color screenshots make it easy to follow along. Connect to WiFi and Bluetooth; download the best apps; sync your media, email, calendar, and more! Your iPad is more than just the world's greatest entertainment device—it's an extension of your desktop or laptop computer, allowing work and play to flow seamlessly from one to the other. From customizing your settings to locking security down tight, this book shows you everything you need to know to get the most out of your iPad.
Whether you have an iPad Air, iPad Pro, or iPad mini, this guide has you covered. Updated to cover devices running iOS 10, this fifth edition shows you all the latest features that make the iPad the bestselling tablet around the globe. Get connected and explore the App Store, iTunes, and the Web Organize email, files, contacts, photos, videos, and more Set reminders, alarms, notifications, and other preferences Access your social media, music, movies, and more
Exploring on your own may mean missing out on some of the hidden features that make the iPad great—swipe secrets and tap techniques reveal shortcuts that streamline almost everything you can do. If you're ready to dive in and get started, Teach Yourself VISUALLY iPad is the ideal resource.