Teach Yourself VISUALLY iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c [NOOK Book]


Get the latest on all the new iPhone features with this easy-to-read visual guide

Whether you're experienced with using the iPhone or new to the iPhone family, this practical guide provides you with clear visual instructions on how to use your new iPhone 5s or 5c. More than 500 color illustrations, combined with easy-to-follow explanations, get you up and running by clearly showing you how to do everything. Discover how to access and download books, apps, music, and video, as ...

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Get the latest on all the new iPhone features with this easy-to-read visual guide

Whether you're experienced with using the iPhone or new to the iPhone family, this practical guide provides you with clear visual instructions on how to use your new iPhone 5s or 5c. More than 500 color illustrations, combined with easy-to-follow explanations, get you up and running by clearly showing you how to do everything. Discover how to access and download books, apps, music, and video, as well as send photos, sync with your other Apple devices, edit movies on your phone, and effectively use the current OS.

  • Walks you through all the exciting new features and capabilities of the iPhone 5s and 5c and the latest version of the OS - iOS 7
  • Details sending photos and e-mails, editing movies, and syncing with other Apple devices and services
  • Explains how to access and download books, apps, songs, and videos
  • Includes more than 500 full-color screen shots to reinforce your visual learning of the iPhone

Teach Yourself VISUALLY iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c is the ultimate visual guide to the latest features and capabilities of your iPhone.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118675380
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/30/2013
  • Series: Teach Yourself VISUALLY (Tech)
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 201,303
  • File size: 68 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet the Author

Guy Hart-Davis (Barnard Castle, UK)  is the author of more than 40 computing books, including Mac OS X Leopard QuickStepsHow to Do Everything with Your iPod & iTunes, and iMacs Portable Genius. He also writes about PCs, Windows, Linux, and VBA.
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Getting Started with Your iPhone

Unbox Your iPhone and Charge It 4

Turn On Your iPhone and Meet Its Hardware Controls 6

Download, Install, and Set Up iTunes 8

Begin Setup and Activate Your iPhone 10

Set Up Your iPhone as New Using iCloud 12

Set Up Your iPhone from an iCloud Backup 16

Set Up Your iPhone from iTunes 18

Choose Which Items to Sync from Your Computer 20

Sync Your iPhone with iTunes via Wi-Fi 28

Transfer Files Using iTunes File Sharing 30

Explore the iPhone’s User Interface and Launch Apps 32

Use Notification Center 34

Use Control Center 36

Chapter 2 Personalizing Your iPhone

Find the Settings You Need 40

Choose Which iCloud Items to Sync 42

Choose Which Apps Can Give Notifications 44

Choose Sounds Settings 46

Set Screen Brightness and Wallpaper Backgrounds 48

Choose Privacy and Location Settings 50

Configure Spotlight Search and Find What You Need 52

Choose Locking and Control Center Settings 54

Set Up and Use Do Not Disturb Mode 56

Secure Your iPhone with a Passcode or Touch ID 58

Configure Restrictions and Parental Controls 60

Choose Date, Time, and International Settings 62

Accessorize Your iPhone 64

Chapter 3 Working with Voice and Accessibility

Give Commands with Siri 68

Dictate Text Using Siri 70

Gather and Share Information with Siri 72

Configure Siri to Work Your Way 74

Use VoiceOver to Identify Items On-Screen 76

Use Other Accessibility Features 78

Use Your iPhone in Your Car 80

Chapter 4 Setting Up Communications

Set Up Your Mail Accounts 84

Control How the iPhone Displays Your E-Mail 86

Organize Your E-Mail Messages by Thread 88

Set Your Default E-Mail Account 90

Choose How Your iPhone Displays Your Contacts 91

Import Contacts from a SIM Card 92

Choose Alert Options for Calendar Events 93

Choose Your Default Calendar and Time Zone 94

Set Your Default Account for Notes 96

Chapter 5 Using Your iPhone to Make Calls

Make Phone Calls 100

Use the Headset to Make and Take Calls 102

Use a Wireless Headset or Car Kit 104

Mute a Call or Put a Call on Hold 105

Make a Conference Call 106

Save Time with Call Favorites and Recents 108

Set Up and Use Visual Voicemail 110

Send Text and Multimedia Messages 112

Manage Your Instant Messages 114

Chat Face to Face Using FaceTime 116

Chapter 6 Networking and Social Networking

Turn Cellular and Wi-Fi Access On and Off 120

Monitor Your Cellular Network Usage 121

Control Cellular Data and Background Refresh 122

Connect Your iPhone to a Different Carrier 124

Turn Data Roaming On or Off 125

Connect Bluetooth Devices to Your iPhone 126

Share Items via AirDrop 128

Share Your iPhone’s Internet Access Using Personal Hotspot 130

Connect to Wi-Fi Networks 134

Log In to Wi-Fi Hotspots 136

Set Up Your Social Networking Accounts 138

Share Your Updates Using Twitter 140

Post Updates on Facebook 142

Share Photos on Flickr 144

Share Your Videos on Vimeo 146

Chapter 7 Working with Apps

Customize the Home Screen 150

Organize Apps with Folders 152

Switch Quickly from One App to Another 154

Find the Apps You Need on the App Store 156

Update and Remove Apps 158

Install an App Provided by an Administrator 160

Cut, Copy, and Paste Text 162

Bold, Italicize, Underline, and Replace Text 164

Chapter 8 Browsing the Web and Sending E-Mail

Browse the Web with Safari 168

Access Websites Quickly with Your Bookmarks 170

Create Bookmarks 172

Keep a Reading List of Web Pages 174

Share Web Pages with Others 176

Navigate among Open Web Pages Using Tabs 178

Configure Your Default Search Engine 180

Fill In Forms Quickly with AutoFill 182

Tighten Up Safari’s Security 184

Read Your E-Mail Messages 186

Reply To or Forward an E-Mail Message 188

Organize Your Messages in Mailbox Folders 190

Write and Send E-Mail Messages 192

View Files Attached to Incoming E-Mail Messages 194

Search for E-Mail Messages 196

Chapter 9 Keeping Your Life Organized

Browse or Search for Contacts 200

Create a New Contact 202

Share Contacts via E-Mail and Messages 204

Browse Existing Events in Your Calendars 206

Create New Events in Your Calendars 208

Work with Calendar Invitations 210

Keep Track of Your Commitments with Reminders 212

Keep Essential Documents at Hand with Passbook 216

Chapter 10 Playing Music and Videos

Play Back Music Using the Music App 220

Play Back Videos Using the Videos App 222

Play Music and Videos Using AirPlay 224

Create a Playlist with the Music App 226

Customize the Music App’s Interface 228

Listen to iTunes Radio 230

Watch Podcasts and iTunes U Lessons 232

Shop for Music and Video at the iTunes Store 234

Chapter 11 Working with Photos and Books

Browse Photos Using Years, Collections, and Moments 238

Browse Photos Using Streams 240

Browse Photos Using Albums 242

Share Photos Using My Photo Stream 244

Share Photo Streams with Other People 246

Share Photos via E-Mail and Instant Messaging 248

Play Slide Shows of Photos 250

Read Digital Books with iBooks 252

Browse and Buy Digital Books with iBooks 254

Add PDF Files to iBooks and Read Them 256

Chapter 12 Using the Built-In Apps

Get Your Bearings with Compass 260

Find Your Location with Maps 262

Find Directions with Maps 264

Explore with 3D Flyover 266

Use Maps’ Bookmarks and Contacts 268

Share a Location via E-Mail and Instant Messaging 270

Track Stock Prices with the Stocks App 272

Set Up the Clock App with Multiple Locations 274

Set Alarms 276

Use the Stopwatch and Timer Features 278

Look Up Forecasts in Weather 280

Chapter 13 Taking Photos and Videos

Take Photos with the Camera App 284

Take HDR, Square, and Panorama Photos 286

Apply Filters to Your Photos 288

Edit Your Photos 290

Capture Video 292

Edit Video with the Trim Feature 294

Share Your Photos and Videos 296

Chapter 14 Advanced Features and Troubleshooting

Install Configuration Profiles on Your iPhone 300

Connect to a Network via VPN 302

Connect Your iPhone to Exchange Server 304

Update Your iPhone’s Software 306

Extend Your iPhone’s Runtime on the Battery 308

Back Up and Restore Using Your Computer 310

Back Up and Restore Using iCloud 312

Reset Your Networks, Dictionary, and Home Screen 314

Restore Your iPhone to Factory Settings 316

Troubleshoot Wi-Fi Connections 318

Troubleshoot iTunes Sync Problems 320

Locate Your iPhone with Find My iPhone 322

Index 326

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