Synopses & Reviews
no-nonsense guide to getting everything your iPhone 4S has to offer
Designed for devotees of the Apple digital lifestyle, this guide presents key information for iPhone users in a hip, straightforward way. Packed with tips, tricks, and techniques to help you uncover and take advantage of every feature of the iPhone 4S, this edition covers the newest features, including iOS 5, Siri, FaceTime video calling, HD video recording, the multitasking feature that lets you run multiple apps simultaneously, and much more.
- Portable Genius books cover key features of technology designed to support the digital lifestyle
- This handy, small-trim guide is packed with tips, tricks, and techniques to help you make the most of your iPhone 4S
- Spotlighting innovative ways to complete various tasks, the book shows how to save time and hassle while taking full advantage of everything your iPhone 4S has to offer
- Offers tips and tricks for working with the newest features, including iOS 5, Siri, FaceTime, HD video recording and editing, multitasking, and more
Serious iPhone fans will find this book a must-have as they enhance their digital lifestyle with the newest iPhone.
Mac users are passionate and loyal and these books capture that same feeling in pedagogy and series style. Titles in the Portable Genius series are not comprehensive; instead they aim to provide readers with the most accessible, useful information possible by giving readers tips and techniques for the most used features in a product or software. These books tell readers what they may not find out by just working with a product or software. Genius icons present smart or innovative ways to do something; in many cases, this will be a way that readers can save time or hassle. A smaller trim size makes it handy, but also easy for readers to find essential information on the hottest tips and tricks for their iPhone.
The Genius is in.
You don't have to be a genius to use the iPhone 4S. But if you want to get the very most out of yours, put this savvy Portable Genius guide to work and start ramping up the pace. Want to connect your iPhone to a network? Sync your iPhone? Get the most out of the audio, photo, and video features? Use Siri voice control to send messages, schedule meetings, and call friends? You'll find cool and useful Genius tips, full-color screenshots, and pages of easy-to-access shortcuts and tools that will save you loads of time and let you enjoy your iPhone 4S to the max.
Fun, hip, and straightforward, the Portable Genius series gives forward-thinking Apple users useful information in handy, compact books that are easy to navigate and don't skimp on the essentials. Collect the whole series and make the most of your Apple digital lifestyle.
About the Author
Paul McFedries is a Mac expert and full-time technical writer. He has written more than 70 books that have sold more than four million copies worldwide. These books include MacBook Air Portable Genius, Second Edition; The Facebook Guide for People Over 50; Mac OS X Lion Simplified; and Switching to a Mac Portable Genius, Second Edition; among others. Paul encourages all readers to drop by his website, www.mcfedries.com.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 How Do I Configure My iPhone? 2
Chapter 2 How Do I Connect My iPhone to a Network? 42
Chapter 3 How Can I Get More Out of the Phone App? 60
Chapter 4 How Can I Make the Most of iPhone Web Surfing? 78
Chapter 5 How Do I Maximize iPhone E-mail? 104
Chapter 6 How Do I Synchronize My iPhone? 128
Chapter 7 How Can I Get More Out of My iPhone's Audio Features? 166
Chapter 8 How Do I Max Out the iPhone Photo and Video Features? 188
Chapter 9 How Can I Use My iPhone to Manage Contacts and Appointments? 224
Chapter 10 How Do I Use My iPhone to Navigate My World? 254
Chapter 11 How Do I Manage My eBook Library? 270
Chapter 12 How Do I Keep My Life in Sync with iCloud? 288
Chapter 13 How Do I Fix My iPhone? 298