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Publisher Comments:

Learn to:
  • Use Control Center, get connected, and browse the web
  • Talk to the world with texts, e-mail, social media, and FaceTime®
  • Entertain yourself with music, movies, photos, books, and apps

IN FULL COLOR!

No matter which iPad you have, here's how to get things done and have some fun

Packed with tons of new features, the iPad puts a whole world of productivity and entertainment in your hands. From staying organized with Notes, Calendar, and Notification Center to sharing photos and video with friends and family, battling it out with Game Center, hitting the road with Maps, or catching up on your favorite TV show, if you're ready to start your iPad adventure, For Dummies is here to guide the way.

  • Say hello! — explore the multitouch display and built-in apps, customize your settings, and fill your iPad with all your stuff
  • It's all online — browse the web, send e-mail and texts, and stay in touch with the world with social media and FaceTime
  • Fun and games — listen to iTunes Radio, add effects to your photos, and enjoy the latest apps, books, movies, and more
  • Work it out — use the new Control Center, manage your Contacts, keep track of your schedule, and remember it all with Reminders
  • Make a friend — get directions from here to there, find a good movie or restaurant, check the weather, or just see what Siri's up to

Open the book and find:

  • Steps for getting started with your iPad
  • Where to find cool content to fill your iPad
  • How iCloud can keep your music, photos, contacts, and apps safe
  • Tips for using Siri™ to compose e-mail and text messages
  • Ways to share photos and documents with others using AirDrop
  • How to stay connected with Facebook® and Twitter®
  • Advice on shooting, editing, and sharing photos and HD video
  • Troubleshooting help

Synopsis:

The ideal companion for getting the most out of your iPad, updated and in full color!

The possibilities that exist with Apple's amazing iPad are seemingly endless, and each release brings even more incredible features to this incredible device. If you’re ready to have the world at the tips of your fingers, then this is the book for you! Mac experts and veteran author dream duo Edward C. Baig and Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus guide you through the iPad basics before moving on to the most popular iPad features like FaceTime, Siri, Safari, Mail, Photos, iTunes, iMessage, and more.
  • Covers the iPad Air, iPad with Retina Display, iPad 2, and earlier iPad models and is fully updated for  iOS 7!
  • Walks you through texting with iMessage, , making video calls with FaceTime, sending e-mail, setting Reminders, and working with Siri, your voice-activated virtual assistant
  • Shows you how to wander the web with Safari, connect with Facebook and Twitter, and fill your iPad with your favorite music, movies, photos, e-book, apps, and games
  • Includes tips on protecting your information, troubleshooting, syncing your stuff with iCloud, and adding some flair to your iPad with accessories

With everything you need just a tap away,  you’ll wonder how you ever lived without your iPad and the helpful advice in iPad For Dummies, 6th Edition.

Synopsis:

  • What the book covers: Getting started with your iPad, mastering the multitouch 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.
  • Series features: Information presented in the straightforward but fun language that has defined the Dummies series for more than twenty years.

About the Author

Edward C. Baig is the Personal Tech columnist for USA TODAY as well as the author of Macs For Dummies. Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus pens the popular "Dr. Mac" column for the Houston Chronicle and is the author of OS X® Mavericks For Dummies.

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: The Kitchen Sync: Getting Stuff to and from Your iPad 45

Part II: The Internet iPad 69

Chapter 4: Going on a Mobile Safari 71

Chapter 5: The E-Mail Must Get Through 91

Chapter 6: Maps Are Where It Is 119

Part III: The Multimedia iPad 131

Chapter 7: Get in Tune(s): Audio on Your iPad 133

Chapter 8: iPad Video: Seeing Is Believing 149

Chapter 9: You Oughta Be in Pictures 167

Chapter 10: Curling Up with a Good iBook 193

Part IV: The iPad at Work 209

Chapter 11: Apply Here (to Find Out about iPad Apps) 211

Chapter 12: People, Places, and Appointments 229

Chapter 13: Indispensable iPad Utilities 241

Chapter 14: Taking iPad Controls Siri-ously 257

Part V: The Undiscovered iPad 265

Chapter 15: Setting You Straight on Settings 267

Chapter 16: When Good iPads Go Bad 293

Chapter 17: Accessorizing Your iPad 305

Part VI: The Part of Tens 321

Chapter 18: Ten Appetizing (and Free) Apps 323

Chapter 19: Ten Apps Worth Paying For 333

Chapter 20: Ten Hints, Tips, and Shortcuts 343

Index 355

Product Details

ISBN:
9781118727553
Publisher:
For Dummies
Subject:
Computer Hardware / Macintosh
Author:
Baig, Edward C.
Author:
LeVitus, Bob
Subject:
Computers-Reference - General
Subject:
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Subject:
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Subject:
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Subject:
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Subject:
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Subject:
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Subject:
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Subject:
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Subject:
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Copyright:
Publication Date:
20131021
Binding:
OPEN EBOOK
Language:
English
Pages:
384

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"Synopsis" by , The ideal companion for getting the most out of your iPad, updated and in full color!

The possibilities that exist with Apple's amazing iPad are seemingly endless, and each release brings even more incredible features to this incredible device. If you’re ready to have the world at the tips of your fingers, then this is the book for you! Mac experts and veteran author dream duo Edward C. Baig and Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus guide you through the iPad basics before moving on to the most popular iPad features like FaceTime, Siri, Safari, Mail, Photos, iTunes, iMessage, and more.
  • Covers the iPad Air, iPad with Retina Display, iPad 2, and earlier iPad models and is fully updated for  iOS 7!
  • Walks you through texting with iMessage, , making video calls with FaceTime, sending e-mail, setting Reminders, and working with Siri, your voice-activated virtual assistant
  • Shows you how to wander the web with Safari, connect with Facebook and Twitter, and fill your iPad with your favorite music, movies, photos, e-book, apps, and games
  • Includes tips on protecting your information, troubleshooting, syncing your stuff with iCloud, and adding some flair to your iPad with accessories

With everything you need just a tap away,  you’ll wonder how you ever lived without your iPad and the helpful advice in iPad For Dummies, 6th Edition.

"Synopsis" by ,
  • What the book covers: Getting started with your iPad, mastering the multitouch 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.
  • Series features: Information presented in the straightforward but fun language that has defined the Dummies series for more than twenty years.
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