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My iPhone (Covers iPhone 4/4S, 5/5C and 5S running iOS 7) / Edition 7
     

My iPhone (Covers iPhone 4/4S, 5/5C and 5S running iOS 7) / Edition 7

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by Brad Miser
 

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ISBN-10: 0789750449

ISBN-13: 9780789750440

Pub. Date: 11/13/2013

Publisher: Que

Step-by-step instructions with callouts to iPhone images that show you exactly what to do.

Help when you run into iPhone problems or limitations.

Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your iPhone.

Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your iPhone working just the way you want. The tasks include how to:

    Overview

    Step-by-step instructions with callouts to iPhone images that show you exactly what to do.

    Help when you run into iPhone problems or limitations.

    Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your iPhone.

    Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your iPhone working just the way you want. The tasks include how to:

    • Connect to the Internet, Bluetooth devices, Wi-Fi networks, and other iPhones, iPods, and iPads ; take advantage of AirDrop to instantly share with other iOS users around you
    • Use Siri to get information, write texts and emails, set reminders/appointments, and more just by speaking to your iPhone
    • Customize your iPhone with folders, wallpaper, ringtones, and much more
    • Configure and sync your information, and efficiently manage contacts, reminders, and calendars
    • Communicate via FaceTime videoconferences, conference calls, text, email, and more
    • Make the most of Safari to browse the Web and Mail to manage all of your email from one Inbox
    • Listen to music, subscribe to podcasts, and watch video–including movies and TV shows
    • Capture and edit photos and video ; use the new camera features in iPhone 5S to take photos rapidly in Burst mode, and use the new slow-motion feature for video
    • Use your photos in slideshows, for wallpaper, and your contacts or share them via email, iCloud, and texts ; use PhotoStream to automatically save and share your photos
    • Find, download, install, and use awesome iPhone apps
    • Take advantage of iCloud to keep your content and information in sync on all your devices

    Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780789750440
    Publisher:
    Que
    Publication date:
    11/13/2013
    Series:
    My... Series
    Pages:
    640
    Product dimensions:
    6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.30(d)

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    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1 Getting Started with Your iPhone 3

    Getting to Know Your iPhone’s External Features . 3

    Getting to Know Your iPhone’s Software 5

    Using Your Fingers to Control Your iPhone 5

    Going Home 6

    Touching the iPhone’s Screen 6

    Working with iPhone Apps 9

    Using the Home Screens 12

    Working with the Control Center 16

    Working with Notifications and the Notification Center 17

    Using the Do Not Disturb Mode 21

    Working with Text . 22

    Meeting Siri 28

    Understanding iPhone Status Icons 30

    Turning Your iPhone On or Off 31

    Sleeping/Locking and Waking/Unlocking Your iPhone 32

    Signing In to Your Apple ID on an iPhone 5S 35

    Setting the Volume 36

    Using Airplane Mode ............36

    Using the Settings App .......37

    Printing from Your iPhone 38

    Chapter 2 Connecting Your iPhone to the Internet, Bluetooth Devices, and iPhones/iPods/iPads 41

    Using Wi-Fi Networks to Connect to the Internet .....42

    Connecting to Open Wi-Fi Networks .........42

    Connecting to Public Wi-Fi Networks ........45

    Disabling Automatic Prompting ...47

    Forgetting Wi-Fi Networks ..........48

    Using Cellular Data Networks to Connect to the Internet ..49

    Using Bluetooth to Connect to Other Devices .....55

    Connecting to Bluetooth Devices 55

    Connecting Your iPhone to Other iPhones, iPod Touches, or iPads ...............58

    Using AirDrop to Share Content with Other iPhones, iPod Touches, or iPads ..59

    Enabling AirDrop .....60

    Using AirDrop to Share Your Content ........61

    Using AirDrop to Work with Content Shared with You ..63

    Chapter 3 Setting Up iCloud and Other Online Accounts 65

    Configuring iCloud Settings ...66

    Obtaining an iCloud Account ..67

    Setting Up and Logging In to Your iCloud Account .........70

    Enabling iCloud to Keep Your Information in Sync ...........71

    Configuring Photo Stream ..........72

    Configuring Documents and Data ...............73

    Enabling Find My iPhone and Choosing Where to Back Up 74

    Advanced Configuration of Your iCloud Account ..............75

    Setting Up Other Types of Accounts on Your iPhone ..............80

    Configuring an Exchange Account ..............80

    Performing Advanced Configuration of an Exchange Account ................82

    Configuring a Google Account .......84

    Configuring Other Types of Online Accounts .......86

    Setting Up an Account Manually ..87

    Configuring a Twitter Account 88

    Configuring a Facebook Account .90

    Setting How and When Your Accounts Are Updated ..............91

    Configuring How New Data is Retrieved for Your Accounts ......92

    Chapter 4 Configuring an iPhone to Suit Your Preferences 97

    Customizing Your Home Screens ..98

    Moving Icons Around Your Home Screens ......98

    Creating Folders to Organize Apps on Your Home Screens ......101

    Placing Icons in Folders ...102

    Configuring the Home Screen Toolbar ..104

    Deleting Icons .105

    Working with the Settings App ...106

    Setting the Screen’s Brightness and Wallpaper 108

    Setting Your Screen’s Brightness 109

    Customizing the Wallpaper on the Home and Lock Screens ...110

    Setting Text, Language, and Format Options .....114

    Changing Text Size ...............114

    Setting Keyboard Preferences ......115

    Creating and Working with Text Shortcuts ...117

    Setting Language and Format Preferences ..118

    Choosing the Sounds Your iPhone Makes ..120

    Setting Up Notifications and the Notification Center ..........124

    Understanding Notifications and the Notification Center .124

    Setting Global Notification Preferences ..........126

    Setting Notification Preferences for Specific Apps .........129

    Configuring the Control Center ..132

    Setting Do Not Disturb Preferences 133

    Setting Privacy and Location Services Preferences ................135

    Setting Passcode, Fingerprint, and

    Auto-Lock Preferences ......139

    Securing Your iPhone with Auto-Lock ...140

    Configuring Your Passcode and Fingerprints (iPhone 5S) ..141

    Setting Restrictions for Content and Apps 146

    Chapter 5 Working with iTunes on Your Computer 153

    Converting Music on Audio CDs for Your iPhone ...154

    Setting Up iTunes to Import Audio CDs ..........155

    Importing Audio CDs to the iTunes Library .157

    Using iTunes to Download Movies, Music, Books, and More from the iTunes Store .....158

    Obtaining an iTunes Store Account (Apple ID) .159

    Signing Into the iTunes Store 161

    Shopping in the iTunes Store 162

    Synchronizing Content on Your Computer with Your iPhone .166

    Understanding the Sync Process ................168

    Configuring Summary Sync Settings ......169

    Syncing Content onto Your iPhone ..........171

    Keeping Your iPhone in Sync .........173

    Working with iTunes Match .176

    Subscribing to iTunes Match .177

    Configuring iTunes Match on Your Computer ...178

    Configuring iTunes Match on Your iPhone ...180

    Chapter 6 Downloading Apps, Music, Movies, TV Shows, and More onto Your iPhone 183

    Configuring Store Settings ...184

    Configuring Automatic Store Downloads .....184

    Using the App Store App to Find and Install iPhone Apps .........186

    Searching for Apps ..............187

    Browsing for Apps ................189

    Evaluating Apps ....191

    Downloading Apps .............193

    Adding Apps to the Wish List 194

    Using Your Wish List ............194

    Using the iTunes Store App to Download Music, Ringtones, Movies, and TV Shows ......196

    Searching for iTunes Store Content .........197

    Browsing for iTunes Store Content ...........199

    Previewing iTunes Store Content ...............201

    Downloading iTunes Store Content .........203

    Using Your iTunes Store History List ........204

    Downloading Apps or iTunes Store Content You’ve Purchased Previously .207

    Chapter 7 Managing Contacts 211

    Setting Your Contacts Preferences ...212

    Creating Contacts on Your iPhone ....215

    Creating New Contacts from Email ...........215

    Creating New Contacts from a Map .........216

    Creating Contacts Manually ...218

    Working with Contacts on Your iPhone ........224

    Using the Contacts App ..224

    Accessing Contacts from Other Apps .....228

    Managing Your Contacts on Your iPhone ...229

    Updating Contact Information ....230

    Deleting Contacts 232

    Chapter 8 Communicating with the Phone and FaceTime Apps 235

    Setting Phone Preferences ...236

    Setting Phone Sounds and Notifications .......236

    Configuring Phone Settings ...236

    Making Voice Calls .......240

    Dialing with the Keypad .241

    Dialing with Contacts ........242

    Dialing with Favorites .......243

    Dialing with Recents ..........244

    Managing In-Process Voice Calls 245

    Entering Numbers During a Call 247

    Making Conference Calls 248

    Using Another App During a Voice Call 251

    Receiving Voice Calls .251

    Answering Calls .....251

    Answering Calls During a Call ......254

    Managing Voice Calls 254

    Clearing Recent Calls .........255

    Adding Calling Information to Favorites ........256

    Using the iPhones Headset for Calls ........257

    Using Visual Voicemail ..............258

    Recording a Greeting ........258

    Listening to and Managing Voicemails .260

    Finding and Listening to Voicemails ........261

    Listening to and Managing Deleted Voicemails ...............262

    Communicating with FaceTime ..264

    Configuring FaceTime Settings ...264

    Making FaceTime Calls .....266

    Receiving FaceTime Calls ..........269

    Managing FaceTime Calls .........270

    Chapter 9 Sending, Receiving, and Managing Email 273

    Configuring Email Accounts 274

    Setting Mail App Preferences ........274

    Working with Email ....278

    Receiving and Reading Email 280

    Sending Email .286

    Replying to Email .289

    Forwarding Emails ................290

    Managing Email .....291

    Checking for New Email ..292

    Understanding the Statuses of Email .....292

    Deleting Email from the Message Screen ......293

    Deleting Email from the Inbox .....294

    Organizing Email from the Message Screen .......295

    Organizing Email from the Inbox ...............296

    Viewing Messages in a Mailbox ..297

    Saving Images Attached to Email ..............298

    Searching Your Email .........298

    Working with VIPs 300

    Designating VIPs ...300

    Accessing VIP Email .............301

    Chapter 10 Sending, Receiving, and Managing Texts and iMessages 303

    Preparing Messages for Messaging .304

    Setting Your Texts and iMessages Preferences ..304

    Blocking People from Messaging or Texting You .............308

    Unblocking People from Messaging or Texting You .....310

    Sending Messages .......311

    Creating and Sending Messages ................312

    Receiving, Reading, and Replying to Messages .......317

    Receiving Messages ............317

    Reading Messages ................318

    Replying to Messages .......320

    Having a Messages Conversation ..............321

    Working with Messages ..........322

    Managing Messages Conversations .........323

    Adding Images and Video to Conversations .......326

    Working with Images or Video You Receive in Messages ...329

    Deleting Messages and Conversations .330

    Deleting Conversations ...332

    Chapter 11 Managing Calendars and Reminders 335

    Setting Calendar, Reminder, and Time Preferences ...............336

    Setting Your Calendar Preferences ............336

    Setting Your Time and Date Preferences ........341

    Setting Your Reminder Preferences ..........343

    Working with Calendars ..........344

    Viewing Calendars and Events .....344

    Navigating Calendars ........347

    Viewing Calendars ................348

    Adding Events to a Calendar .350

    Searching Calendars ...........356

    Working with Invitations 357

    Sharing Calendars 360

    Managing Calendars, Events, and Invitations ....361

    Working with Reminders ........363

    Creating Reminders ............365

    Organizing Reminders with Lists ................368

    Managing Reminders ........369

    Chapter 12 Working with Siri 373

    Setting Up Siri ..........374

    Understanding Siri’s Personality .377

    Learning How to Use Siri by Example .............382

    Using Siri to Make Voice Calls .......382

    Composing New Email with Siri .383

    Replying to Emails with Siri ....385

    Having Messages Read to You .....385

    Replying to Messages with Siri ....387

    Sending New Messages with Siri ................387

    Using Siri to Create Events .......388

    Using Siri to Create Reminders ....390

    Using Siri to Get Information 392

    Using Siri to Play Music ....393

    Using Siri to Get Directions .....394

    Using Dictation to Speak Text Instead of Typing .....395

    Chapter 13 Surfing the Web 397

    Setting Safari Preferences ......397

    Configuring Safari’s General Settings .....398

    Configuring Safari’s Privacy & Security Settings ...............402

    Visiting Websites ...405

    Using Bookmarks to Move to Websites 406

    Using Your Favorites to Move to Websites ....409

    Typing URLs to Move to Websites ..............410

    Using Your Browsing History to Move to Websites ........412

    Viewing Websites .413

    Working with Multiple Websites at the Same Time ...............415

    Opening New Pages in the Background .........416

    Opening New Pages in a New Page .........416

    Using Tab View to Manage Open Web Pages .....417

    Opening Web Pages That Are Open on Other Devices .........418

    Searching the Web ......419

    Saving and Organizing Bookmarks ..420

    Creating Bookmarks ...........421

    Organizing Bookmarks .....422

    Deleting Bookmarks or Folders of Bookmarks ..426

    Creating Bookmarks on the Home Screens .426

    Sharing Web Pages .....427

    Emailing a Link to a Web Page .....428

    Tweeting a Web Page ........429

    Completing Forms on the Web ...430

    Manually Completing Forms .430

    Using AutoFill to Complete Forms ............432

    Signing In to Websites Automatically .............433

    Using Safari’s Reading List .....434

    Adding Pages to Your Reading List ...........434

    Using Your Reading List ...435

    Chapter 14 Finding and Listening to Music 437

    Stocking Your iPhone with Music ......437

    Configuring Music Settings ..438

    Using the Cover Browser to Find and Listen to Music .........440

    Finding Music 444

    Finding Music by Playlist 444

    Finding Music by Artist ....446

    Finding Music in Other Ways .449

    Finding Music by Searching ...451

    Playing Music 452

    Playing Music on the Now Playing Screen ....452

    Playing Music from the Control Center .457

    Playing Music from the Lock Screen ........457

    Shuffling Music ......458

    Creating and Using Genius Playlists 459

    Using AirPlay to Listen to Your iPhone’s Music on Other Devices ................462

    Listening to Music with iTunes Match ............463

    Listening to iTunes Radio .......466

    Listening to a Featured Station ...467

    Creating an iTunes Radio Station Based on an Artist, a Genre, or a Song .............468

    Listening to Your Stations .........470

    Playing iTunes Radio Music .....470

    Chapter 15 Working with Photos and Video You Take with Your iPhone 475

    Setting Your Photos & Camera Preferences ..........475

    Taking Photos and Video with Your iPhone .........478

    Taking Photos ..478

    Applying Filters to Your Photos ...482

    Taking Panoramic Photos .........483

    Taking Photos in Burst Mode (iPhone 5S) .....486

    Taking Video .....487

    Taking Photos and Video from the Lock Screen ...............488

    Taking Photos and Video from the Control Center ........489

    Viewing, Editing, and Working with Photos on Your iPhone ....490

    Finding Photos to Work With 490

    Viewing Photos Individually ..496

    Viewing Photos in Slideshows .....498

    Working with Burst Mode Photos (iPhone 5S) ..500

    Editing Photos .502

    Rotating Photos .....503

    Enhancing Photos ................504

    Applying Filters to Photos ........505

    Removing Red-Eye from Photos 506

    Cropping Photos ...507

    Working with Photos .........508

    Sharing Photos via Email 509

    Organizing Photos in Albums .......510

    Adding Photos to an Album ..511

    Deleting Photos .....513

    Viewing, Editing, and Working with Video on Your iPhone .......514

    Finding and Watching Videos .......514

    Watching Slow-Motion Video (iPhone 5S) ....515

    Editing Video ....516

    Using AirPlay to View Photos and Videos on a TV ..517

    Working with Photo Stream 519

    Viewing Photos in the Photo Stream Album ......520

    Creating a Shared Photo Stream 521

    Adding Photos to a Shared Photo Stream ....523

    Adding Comments to Shared Photos .....524

    Inviting People to a Shared Photo Stream ....526

    Working with Photo Stream Photos Shared with You .527

    Chapter 16 Using Other Cool iPhone Apps 531

    Watching Video with the Videos App .............532

    Getting Movies and TV Shows on Your iPhone 532

    Configuring Your iPhone’s Video Settings .....532

    Finding Video ...534

    Watching Video on Your iPhone .537

    Using AirPlay to Watch Your iPhone’s Video on a Big Screen ...538

    Listening to Podcasts with the Podcasts App ....541

    Setting Your Podcast Preferences ...............541

    Using the Podcasts App to Subscribe to Podcasts .........543

    Choosing a Podcast to Listen To .546

    Listening to Podcasts .........547

    Managing Podcasts .............549

    Reading Books with the iBooks App ................551

    Using the iBooks App to Download Books ...551

    Downloading Books from the iBooks Store .552

    Finding Books to Read .....556

    Reading Books 557

    Chapter 17 Maintaining and Protecting Your iPhone and Solving Problems 569

    Maintaining an iPhone’s Software ....569

    Maintaining the iOS Software with the Settings App .570

    Maintaining iPhone Apps ......571

    Backing Up Your iPhone ..........573

    Manually Backing Up Your iPhone to iCloud ......573

    Manually Backing Up Your iPhone to Your Computer .574

    Finding and Securing Your iPhone with Find My iPhone .575

    Using Find My iPhone to Locate Your iPhone ....576

    Using Find My iPhone to Play a Sound on Your iPhone .......578

    Using Find My iPhone to Put Your iPhone in Lost Mode .....578

    Using Find My iPhone to Erase Your iPhone .......580

    Maintaining an iPhone’s Power ...582

    Making the Battery Last Longer .583

    Solving iPhone Problems .......585

    Restarting Your iPhone ....585

    Resetting Your iPhone ......586

    Restoring Your iPhone ......588

    Finding a Missing App ......590

    Making an iPhone’s Screen Rotate Again .......592

    Blocking Unwanted Calls, Messages, or FaceTime Requests ....593

    Solving the Quiet iPhone Problem ...........594

    Getting Help with iPhone Problems ................595

    TOC, 9780789750440, 10/10/2013

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