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Kindle Fire HD For Dummies [NOOK Book]

Overview

Enjoy movies, apps, e-books, games, and more on the hottest tablet in town — the Kindle Fire HD!

Your Kindle Fire HD is loaded with cool features, and this handy little book helps you get up and running quickly and easily. You'll learn how and where to buy the latest books, music, apps,and periodicals to personalize your Kindle Fire experience. You'll also discover how to set up your e-mail account, browse the web, make Skype calls, and stay ...

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Kindle Fire HD For Dummies

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Overview

Enjoy movies, apps, e-books, games, and more on the hottest tablet in town — the Kindle Fire HD!

Your Kindle Fire HD is loaded with cool features, and this handy little book helps you get up and running quickly and easily. You'll learn how and where to buy the latest books, music, apps,and periodicals to personalize your Kindle Fire experience. You'll also discover how to set up your e-mail account, browse the web, make Skype calls, and stay connected everywhere you go.

  • New to e-readers? — get acquainted with the interface, use the Carousel, and set up Wi-Fi
  • Safety first — manage security settings and parental controls to protect your information and your kids
  • About your account — see what Amazon Prime is all about, take advantage of free cloud storage, and shop the Amazon Appstore
  • Silky-smooth browsing — personalize the Silk browser and learn to use its navigation tools to find your way around the web
  • Sharing — find out how to borrow Kindle books and share book information on Facebook and Twitter
  • Just a whisper — use the cool Whispersync feature with both books and audiobooks

Open the book and find:

  • Hints for using Kindle Fire HD's pre-installed apps
  • Tips on using the Options bar
  • How to search, bookmark, or highlight an e-book
  • Advice on adjusting settings
  • Where to buy books, music, and video
  • How to restrict Wi-Fi access with a password
  • Top gaming apps for Kindle Fire HD
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118422151
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 11/5/2012
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 288
  • Sales rank: 1,362,513
  • File size: 27 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet the Author

Nancy C. Muir is a writer and consultant as well as the author of more than 100 books on business and technology. Her credits include multiple editions of Computers For Seniors For Dummies and Laptops & Tablets For Seniors For Dummies.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part I: Making the Kindle Fire HD Yours 5

Chapter 1: Overview of the Kindle Fire HD 7

Chapter 2: Kindle Fire HD Quickstart 23

Chapter 3: Kindle Fire HD Settings 51

Part II: Taking the Leap Online 77

Chapter 4: Going Shopping 79

Chapter 5: Going Online 101

Part III: Having Fun and Getting Productive 125

Chapter 6: E-Reader Extraordinaire 127

Chapter 7: Playing Music 151

Chapter 8: Playing Video 167

Chapter 9: Going Social 179

Chapter 10: Getting Productive with Kindle Fire HD 199

Part IV: The Part of Tens 225

Chapter 11: Ten Apps That Add Functionality to Kindle Fire HD 227

Chapter 12: Ten (or So) Top Gaming Apps 241

Index 255

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 25, 2013

    Off Topic Responses

    I agree, what in the world does a more violent Warriors story have to do with the book? Ooh!!! I know! NOTHING!!!!!!!! I have reported that person, btw. :)

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 12, 2013

    Excellent Book

    I purchased this book to help me with my new Kindle Fire HD.
    A good Dummies book. I have enjoyed the help it gives me.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 17, 2012

    Fed up

    I think BAndN Should start screening and deleting these crazy reviews and responses.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 6, 2013

    Ummm... yea

    I HAVE NO RESPONCE

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 24, 2013

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    Uh what was that corpse eating story about... I am scarred.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 23, 2012

    Kiriu

    The tiny shecat is formed her eyes purple and shadows engulfed her body. She warped around and spotted a kittypet padding around. Sh bursted torward him an knocked him down. N..noo! Please. But kiriu slashed his throaghtin one clean slice hi head rolled down the hill. An she fed on his corpse until he was hasf eating. Her face was bloody. And she warpe away to an unknown result

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