iPhone For Seniors For Dummies

iPhone For Seniors For Dummies

by Dwight Spivey


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iPhone For Seniors For Dummies by Dwight Spivey

The full-color guide to making the most of your iPhone

The iPhone is a hugely popular smartphone that offers many convenient features, including a camera, turn-by-turn driving directions, a calendar, and more. But if you’re just adopting one for the first time, chances are you could use a friendly companion to help you make sense of its features.

The easy-to-follow steps in this book will help you manage, personalize, and communicate using your new iPhone. With iPhone For Seniors For Dummies, you will discover how to do everything from shop online and organize appointments using iCal, to taking and sharing pictures and downloading and listening to your favorite music.

  • Stay in touch with FaceTime and email
  • Use iCal and Reminders to stay organized
  • Share photos, play games, and read e-books
  • Download and use apps

There’s no better resource around for first-time, over-50 iPhone users!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781119417163
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 11/06/2017
Pages: 448
Sales rank: 52,674
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Dwight Spivey has been an expert on all things Apple for 20+ years. He's the author of many technology books, including iPad For Seniors For Dummies, 10th Edition. His technology experience includes Mac, Linux, and Windows operating systems, Apple and Android smartphones and tablets, and networking. Dwight is also the Educational Technology Administrator at Spring Hill College in Mobile, AL.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part 1: Getting to Know Your iPhone 5

CHAPTER 1: Buying Your iPhone 7

CHAPTER 2: Exploring the Home Screen 21

CHAPTER 3: Getting Going 37

CHAPTER 4: Beyond the Basics 51

Part 2: Beginning to Use Your iPhone63

CHAPTER 5: Making and Receiving Calls 65

CHAPTER 6: Managing Contacts 81

CHAPTER 7: Communicating with FaceTime and Messages 103

CHAPTER 8: Using Handy Utilities 125

CHAPTER 9: Making Your iPhone More Accessible 139

CHAPTER 10: Conversing with Siri 159

Part 3: Exploring the Internet177

CHAPTER 11: Browsing with Safari 179

CHAPTER 12: Working with Email in Mail 203

CHAPTER 13: Expanding Your iPhone Horizons with Apps 225

CHAPTER 14: Socializing with Facebook and Twitter 239

Part 4: Enjoying Media 251

CHAPTER 15: Shopping the iTunes Store 253

CHAPTER 16: Reading Books 269

CHAPTER 17: Enjoying Music and Podcasts 289

CHAPTER 18: Taking and Sharing Photos 305

CHAPTER 19: Creating and Watching Videos 327

CHAPTER 20: Playing Games 337

Part 5: Living with Your iPhone 361

CHAPTER 22: Getting in Step with Health 363

CHAPTER 23: Keeping On Schedule with Calendar and Clock 375

CHAPTER 24: Working with Reminders and Notifications 397

CHAPTER 25: Making Notes 411

CHAPTER 26: Getting the News You Need 429

CHAPTER 27: Troubleshooting and Maintaining Your iPhone 437

Index 451

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