iPad For Dummies

iPad For Dummies

by Edward C. Baig, LeVitus
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iPad For Dummies presents solid information and advice in the straightforward but fun language that has defined the Dummies series for more than twenty years. It covers getting started with your iPad, mastering the multi-touch interface, synchronizing your data, working in the iCloud, setting up iTunes and your iPad, browsing the Internet, sending and receiving e-mail, texting with iMessage, browsing and downloading applications from the App Store, making video calls with FaceTime, working with Siri, your voice activated virtual assistant, unveiling the iPod in your iPad, taking control of your tunes, finding and watching videos, importing pictures and launching slideshows, capturing photos and videos, curling up with a good iBook, getting organized with Reminders, finding your way with maps, working with the calendar, sharing photo streams, taking notes, adding and viewing contacts, staying connected with Notification Center, protecting your information, accessorizing your iPad, troubleshooting, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781119137788
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 12/29/2015
Series: For Dummies Books
Pages: 384
Sales rank: 813,134
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Edward C. Baig is the personal tech columnist for USA TODAY and is a regular on USA TODAY'S videos and a frequent guest on TV. Bob LeVitus, aka "Dr. Mac," is one of the world's leading authorities on all things Apple, and has been one of the Mac community's most trusted gurus for more than 20 years.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part I: Getting to Know Your iPad 5

Chapter 1: Unveiling the iPad 7

Chapter 2: iPad Basic Training 23

Chapter 3: Synchronicity: Getting Stuff to and from Your iPad 49

Part II: The Internet iPad 71

Chapter 4: Going on a Mobile Safari 73

Chapter 5: The Email Must Get Through 93

Chapter 6: Maps Are Where It’s At 125

Part III: The Multimedia iPad 137

Chapter 7: Get in Tune(s): Audio on Your iPad 139

Chapter 8: iPad Videography 157

Chapter 9: Photography on a Larger Scale 175

Chapter 10: Curling Up with a Good iBook 199

Part IV: The iPad at Work 217

Chapter 11: App-solutely! 219

Chapter 12: People, Places, and Appointments 235

Chapter 13: Indispensable iPad Utilities 249

Chapter 14: Taking iPad Controls Siri-ously 265

Part V: The Undiscovered iPad 273

Chapter 15: Setting You Straight on Settings 275

Chapter 16: When Good iPads Go Bad 307

Chapter 17: Accessorizing Your iPad 319

Part VI: The Part of Tens 335

Chapter 18: Ten Appetizing and Free Apps 337

Chapter 19: Ten Apps Worth Paying For 347

Index 357

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