Teach Yourself VISUALLY the New iPad

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A new edition of a bestseller, fully updated on the latest features of the iPad!

The evolution of the iPad continues to deliver amazing possibilities, which is exactly why this bestselling guide evolves right along with it! Fully updated with coverage on the latest generation of the iPad, this full-color, step-by-step guide is perfectly suited for anyone who is a visual learner and learns best by visual cues and a tactile interface. You'll learn to access and download books, ...

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Overview

A new edition of a bestseller, fully updated on the latest features of the iPad!

The evolution of the iPad continues to deliver amazing possibilities, which is exactly why this bestselling guide evolves right along with it! Fully updated with coverage on the latest generation of the iPad, this full-color, step-by-step guide is perfectly suited for anyone who is a visual learner and learns best by visual cues and a tactile interface. You'll learn to access and download books, apps, music, and video content as well as send photos and emails, sync with other devices and services, and confidently use the multi-touch display.

  • Highlights how to connect to multimedia content, social networking, and the Internet
  • Shows you how to upload more than half a million apps, including award-winning games and helpful productivity tools
  • Helps you take advantage of the potential of the iPad with the featured visual tips and guidance

If you've got the latest iPad, then you certainly need the latest version of Teach Yourself Visually iPad 2 to go with it!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118252932
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 6/19/2012
  • Series: Teach Yourself VISUALLY (Tech) Series , #112
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 320
  • Sales rank: 626,720
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Lonzell Watson is the award-winning author of Teach Yourself VISUALLY iPad, for which he won the 2011 International Award of Excellence. His work also earned him the Distinguished Technical Communication award and Best of Show 2010 from the Society for Technical Communication. Lonzell was also presented the Award of Excellence for Teach Yourself VISUALLY iPhoto ’09 in 2009. He is the author of other popular titles, including Canon VIXIA HD Camcorder Digital Field Guide, Final Cut Pro 6 for Digital Video Editors Only, and Teach Yourself VISUALLY Digital Video.
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Get to Know the iPad

Set Up iCloud 28

Customize the Home Screen 30

Reset the Default Home Screen Layout 32

Protect Your iPad with a Passcode 34

Configure the iPad Sleep Setting 36

Turn Sounds On and Off 38

Set the Silent/Screen Rotation Lock Switch 39

Adjust the Brightness of the Screen 40

Switch to Airplane Mode 41

Change the iPad Wallpaper 42

Configure Parental Controls 44

Reset the iPad 46

Set Your Notification Center 48

Cut, Copy, and Paste Text 50

Copy and Paste a Photo 52

Search Your iPad by Using Spotlight 54

Chapter 2 Configure the iPad

Understand Internet Access 58

Connect to a Wi-Fi Network 60

Activate Your 4G Service 62

Change the Default Search Engine 64

Explore Browser Security and Privacy Options 66

Manage Multiple Web Pages 68

Read Clutter-Free Web Pages 70

Add an Article to Your Reading List 72

Bookmark Your Favorite Websites 74

Explore Touch-Screen Navigation Tips 76

Turn On AutoFill 78

View an RSS Feed in Safari 80

Connect a Bluetooth Device with the iPad 82

Chapter 3 Browse the Internet

Tweet with Attachments 86

Send iMessages with Messages 88

Learn about Managing Email Accounts 90

Add an Email Account for the First Time 92

Create a New Email Account 94

Specify the Default Email Account 96

Switch to Another Email Account 98

Disable an Email Account 100

Use a Different Server Port 102

Configure Authentication for Outgoing Mail 104

Automatically Check for New Emails 106

Use Dictation to Write Email Messages 108

Bold, Italicize, and Underline Text 110

Use Quote Levels in Mail 112

Mark and Flag Messages 113

Add Mailbox Folders 114

Email a Link to a Web Page 116

Set Message Font Size 118

Create a Custom iPad Signature 120

Disable Remote Message Images 122

Chapter 4 Tweet, Text Message, and Email

Connect Your iPad to a Computer 126

Sync Your iPad over a Wi-Fi Connection 128

Set Up a New iPad with iTunes 130

Sync Your Contacts List 132

Sync Your Calendar 134

Sync Your Email Account 136

Sync Your Bookmarks 138

Sync Music, Music Videos, and Movies 140

Sync Podcasts 142

Sync Books and Audiobooks 144

Sync TV Show Episodes 146

Sync Photos on Your Computer with Your iPad 148

Save Photos from Emails 150

Import Photos from Your Camera 152

Chapter 5 Sync the iPad

Discover What You Can Do with iTunes 156

Set Up an iTunes Account 157

Buy and Download in iTunes 158

Subscribe to Podcasts 160

Rate Content in the iTunes Store 162

Chapter 6 Explore iTunes, Photos, and Videos

Configure iPad Audio Settings 164

Browse and Play Content in the Music App 166

Enable Genius Playlists 168

Create a Genius Playlist 170

Configure Shuffle Settings 171

Create a Standard Playlist in the Music App 172

Play Videos, Movies, and TV Shows 174

Customize Video Settings 176

Capture Photos with Your iPad 178

Shoot Video with Your iPad 180

Get Some FaceTime 182

View Photos on Your iPad 184

Rotate Photos 186

Enhance Photos 187

Reduce Red-Eye 188

Crop Photos 189

Create Albums 190

Send a Photo or Video by Email 192

Create a Custom Slideshow 194

Chapter 7 Enjoy YouTube, iBooks, and Newsstand

Explore YouTube 198

Locate Videos on YouTube 200

Save a Video as a Favorite 202

Email a Link to a Video 204

Understand iBooks Features 206

Purchase and Download E-Books 208

Understand iBooks Navigation Controls 210

Stock Your Newsstand 212

Chapter 8 Organize Your Life with the iPad

Create a To-Do List with Reminders 216

Create a New Contact 218

Edit an Existing Contact 220

Assign an Email Address to a Contact 222

Assign a Web Address to a Contact 224

Assign a Physical Address to a Contact 226

Create a Custom Label for a Contact 228

Add Extra Fields for a Contact 230

Add Notes to a Contact 232

Add Photos to Contacts 234

Create Contact Groups 236

Add Appointments to Your Calendar 238

Edit an Existing Appointment 240

Set Up a Repeating Event 242

Convert an Event to an All-Day Event 244

Set an Alert for an Event 246

Chapter 9 Simplify Your Life with the iPad

Explore Accessibility Options for the Visually and Hearing Impaired 250

Display Your Current Location by Using Maps 252

Get Directions by Using Maps 253

Specify a Location When You Do Not Have an Address 254

Display a Contact’s Location 256

Bookmark a Location 258

Explore iWork 260

Chapter 10 Enhance Your iPad

Explore the App Store 264

Download Free Apps 266

Purchase and Download Apps 268

Move Apps from Your Computer to Your iPad 270

Check for Updates to Apps 272

Accessorize Your iPad 274

Chapter 11 Maintain and Troubleshoot the iPad

Update iPad Software 278

Back Up and Restore Your iPad Using iCloud 280

Restore Your iPad’s Data and Settings Using iTunes 282

Learn to Extend Battery Life 284

Troubleshoot Connected Devices 286

Troubleshoot the Inability to Charge the iPad Battery 288

Troubleshoot Problems with Wi-Fi Accessibility 290

Troubleshoot Why iTunes May Not See Your iPad 292

Troubleshoot the Inability to Sync with iTunes 294

Index 296

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 22, 2012

    A terrific guide!

    Even after attending an iPad workshop at the Apple store, I felt that there was much more to the iPad. The problem was since I did not know what it was capable of doing, I did not know what questions to ask. This is a thorough and easily understandable guide book. I went through it page by page and I cannot tell you how many "AH HA" moments I had. Great book if you are a visual learner!!!

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