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It's all iPad, all the time - at home, at work, and on the go - updated for iOS 6!

The iPad was an overnight sensation and now it's simply indispensable. Whether you use it for work, play, or everyday life, the new iPad is packed with even more features and power than ever. In this fun and practical guide, veteran For Dummies author Nancy C. Muir walks you through the latest features and functions, including what the new iOS6 software brings to the table. Go beyond the basics, ...

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Overview

It's all iPad, all the time - at home, at work, and on the go - updated for iOS 6!

The iPad was an overnight sensation and now it's simply indispensable. Whether you use it for work, play, or everyday life, the new iPad is packed with even more features and power than ever. In this fun and practical guide, veteran For Dummies author Nancy C. Muir walks you through the latest features and functions, including what the new iOS6 software brings to the table. Go beyond the basics, get serious about using your iPad for all it's worth, and don't miss the ways to have fun with it as well. This book covers it all, and in full color!

  • Covers the third-generation iPad, iPad 2 and original iPad and is fully updated for iOS 6
  • Packs six minibooks in one full-color guide: iPad Basics, Just for Fun, iPad on the Go, Getting Productive with iWork, Using iPad to Get Organized, and Must-Have iPad Apps
  • Explores the latest iPad and iOS 6 features, including Siri, Passbook, FaceTime video calls over cellular, a brand new Maps app, Facebook integration, and more
  • Walks you through enhanced functions, such as improved e-mail with a VIP inbox and new iCloud browsing tabs
  • Shows you how to use iWork and other productivity apps to dress up your documents, create stellar spreadsheets, add pizzazz to your presentations, and maintain your schedule on the run
  • Covers the best-of-the-best business, travel, educational, news, weather, and financial apps

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118496961
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 1/4/2013
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 640
  • Sales rank: 1,467,081
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Meet the Author

Nancy Muir is a writer and consultant as well as the author of more than 100 books on business and technology topics, including all editions of the bestselling iPhone For Seniors For Dummies and iPad For Seniors For Dummies.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Book I: iPad Basics 7

Chapter 1: Buying Your iPad 9

Chapter 2: Getting Started with iPad 21

Chapter 3: iPad Accessibility Settings 47

Chapter 4: Overview of Bundled Apps 65

Chapter 5: Setting Up iTunes to Sync and Buy Apps 77

Chapter 6: Browsing the Web 97

Chapter 7: Working with E-mail in Mail 119

Chapter 8: Managing iPad Settings 139

Chapter 9: Maintaining and Troubleshooting 153

Book II: Just for Fun 165

Chapter 1: Buying Content at iTunes and Beyond 167

Chapter 2: Playing Music on iPad 181

Chapter 3: Watching Videos 193

Chapter 4: Getting the Most Out of iPad Cameras and FaceTime 201

Chapter 5: Getting Social with Twitter, Facebook, and iMessage 217

Chapter 6: Playing with the Photos App 227

Chapter 7: Using Your iPad as an E-reader 243

Chapter 8: Playing Games 269

Book III: iPad on the Go 285

Chapter 1: Confi guring iPad to Connect Everywhere 287

Chapter 2: Finding Your Way with Maps 297

Chapter 3: Apps for Road Warriors 321

Book IV: Getting Productive with iWork 333

Chapter 1: Introducing the iWork for iOS Apps for iPad 335

Chapter 2: Pages Has a Way with Words 359

Chapter 3: Counting on Numbers 371

Chapter 4: Presenting Keynote 399

Book V: Using iPad to Get Organized 417

Chapter 1: Managing Files and Printing 419

Chapter 2: Making Notes 431

Chapter 3: Keeping On Schedule with the Calendar and Clock Apps 443

Chapter 4: Working with Reminders and Notifi cations 465

Chapter 5: Managing Contacts 477

Chapter 6: Talking to Your iPad with Siri 499

Book VI: Must-Have iPad Apps 511

Chapter 1: Business Apps 513

Chapter 2: Travel Apps 525

Chapter 3: Social Web Apps 539

Chapter 4: News, Sports, and Weather Apps 547

Chapter 5: Financial Apps 559

Chapter 6: Entertainment Apps 573

Index 587

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