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iPod and iTunes Portable Genius

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Get savvy advice and hip tips on making the most of your iPod and iTunes

The Portable Genius series is all about getting the most from your Apple-inspired digital lifestyle. You'll find important basics about setting up your iPod and iTunes plus troubleshooting tips, advice on customizing the iPod experience, and ways to take advantage of the coolest iPod and iTunes features. Hip and handy, this edition covers the latest version of iTunes and the iOS as well as tips and tricks ...

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Overview

Get savvy advice and hip tips on making the most of your iPod and iTunes

The Portable Genius series is all about getting the most from your Apple-inspired digital lifestyle. You'll find important basics about setting up your iPod and iTunes plus troubleshooting tips, advice on customizing the iPod experience, and ways to take advantage of the coolest iPod and iTunes features. Hip and handy, this edition covers the latest version of iTunes and the iOS as well as tips and tricks that can also apply to your iPad and iPhone. Watch for the "Genius" icons and find smart, innovative ways to get more from your iPod and iTunes.

  • Shows beginners how to set up and use the iPod and iTunes
  • Offers plenty of intermediate-to-advanced information about troubleshooting, using scripts to maximize iTunes, managing content on AppleTV, and more
  • Easy to navigate, with "Genius" icons that mark smart or innovative ways to accomplish various tasks
  • Small and portable, packed with tips and techniques for the most-used features of iTunes and the App Store

iPod and iTunes Portable Genius, 3rd Edition saves you time and hassle by covering the things you most want to know.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118166284
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 2/7/2012
  • Series: Portable Genius Series , #118
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 384
  • Sales rank: 962,255
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Jesse David Hollington is the Applications Editor for iLounge.com, a site about all things iPod, iPhone, iPad, and iTunes. He covers iPhone and iPad applications, writes technical articles and tutorials, and pens a weekly Ask iLounge column responding to readers' questions.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction xviii

Chapter 1 What Do I Really Need to Know about iTunes? 2

Chapter 2 What Do I Need to Know about Purchasing Content Online? 18

Chapter 3 How Should I Organize My Content? 48

Chapter 4 How Do I Play My Content in iTunes? 80

Chapter 5 How Can I Use Playlists to Manage My Library? 102

Chapter 6 How Do I Manage Podcasts, Audiobooks, and iTunes U Content? 128

Chapter 8 How Do I Get the Most Out of My iPod? 192

Chapter 9 How Do I Get My Own Movies onto My iPod? 226

Chapter 10 How Do I Get Content from My iPod Back to My Computer? 244

Chapter 11 How Do I Play Content on an Apple TV? 262

Chapter 12 How Do I Manage a Large iTunes Library? 290

Chapter 13 What Can I Do When I Have Problems with My iPod, iPhone, or iPad? 312

Chapter 14 How Do I Use Scripts to Get More Out of iTunes? 326

Appendix A iPod and iTunes Resources 336

Appendix B Third-Party Software 341

Index 336

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