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A full-color guide to the hot-selling Droid X!

The Droid X has landed and it's selling like hotcakes! Ultimate For Dummies author Dan Gookin introduces you to everything the Droid X does. Covering a wide range of how-to topics, this full-color guide explores the device's features and shares techniques to getting the most out of Motorola's exciting smartphone. You'll quickly discover that the Droid X is more than just a cell phone as you walk through setup and configuration, ...

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Overview

A full-color guide to the hot-selling Droid X!

The Droid X has landed and it's selling like hotcakes! Ultimate For Dummies author Dan Gookin introduces you to everything the Droid X does. Covering a wide range of how-to topics, this full-color guide explores the device's features and shares techniques to getting the most out of Motorola's exciting smartphone. You'll quickly discover that the Droid X is more than just a cell phone as you walk through setup and configuration, texting, e-mail, accessing the Internet, synching with a PC, using the camera, running multiple apps simultaneously, and expanding the Droid X's potential with new software.

  • Dives in to the exciting capabilities and features of Droid X
  • Covers setup and configuration, battery care, maintenance, and troubleshooting
  • Gets you going with using the Droid X as phone, camera, Internet, calendar, and more
  • Walks you through connecting your Droid X to other things, customizing your Droid X, and adding multiple applications that can all run simultaneously

Don't avoid the Droid X! The three D's Droid X, Dummies, and Dan Gookin have you covered!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470903193
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 9/14/2010
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 847,731
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Dan Gookin is the bestselling author who wrote the original For Dummies book in 1991. With more than 11 million copies in print, his books have been translated into 32 languages and explain hardware, software, smartphones, and other types of technology in plain English. Visit Dan's Web site at www.wambooli.com.

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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Hello, Droid X.

Chapter 1: Your Very Own Droid X.

Chapter 2: Setup and Configuration.

Chapter 3: The Basic Droid X Tour.

Chapter 4: Human–Droid Interaction.

Part II: Your Basic Phone.

Chapter 5: The Telephone Thing.

Chapter 6: More Phone Stuff.

Chapter 7: Message for You!

Chapter 8: Friends, Enemies, Contacts.

Part III: Other Forms of Communication.

Chapter 9: When Your Thumbs Do the Talking.

Chapter 10: The Electronic Missive.

Chapter 11: Out on the Web.

Chapter 12: A Social Networking Butterfly.

Chapter 13: The Droid X Connection.

Part IV: O What Your Phone Can Do!

Chapter 14: Fun with Maps and Navigation.

Chapter 15: Say “Cheese”.

Chapter 16: The Droid X Louvre.

Chapter 17: Your Phone Is Alive with the Sound of Music.

Chapter 18: Various and Sundry Apps.

Chapter 19: More Apps from the Android Market.

Part V: Off the Hook.

Chapter 20: Out and About.

Chapter 21: Customize Your Phone.

Chapter 22: Maintenance and Troubleshooting.

Part VI: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 23: Ten Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts.

Chapter 24: Ten Things to Remember.

Chapter 25: Ten Worthy Apps.

Index.

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    Great book!

    As with all the other books in the Dummies series, it is an easy to read and follow book. Good, though sometimes, dated information. Recommended!

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