IPad in Simple Steps: Covers All iPad Versions

IPad in Simple Steps: Covers All iPad Versions

By: Marc Campbell (author)Paperback

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Fully updated to cover The New iPad, this In Simple Steps guide covers each app included with the iPad: Calendar, Contacts, Notes, Maps, Videos, YouTube, App Store, Settings, iTunes, Safari, Mail, Photos, and iPod. Readers will learn how to perform basic tasks in each of these apps, and where to learn more. Like other ISS books, this book will be about 250 pages in length, and each page will have specific elements. Some tasks will span two pages, but most will only span only one. This series of vibrant books will teach you exactly what you need to know using * A friendly, visual approach * Easy-to-understand language * Practical hands-on tasks * Full-colour large format screenshots To build your confidence and help you to get the most out of your iPad, practical hints, tips and shortcuts feature on every page: ALERT!- Explains and provides practical solutions to the most commonly encountered problems HOT TIPS- Time and effort saving shortcuts SEE ALSO...- Points you to other related tasks and information DID YOU KNOW? - Additional features to explore WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?- Jargon and technical terms explained in plain English


Top 10 iPad Tips Chapter 1. Hello iPad! Turn your iPad on and off Recharge your iPad's battery Use the touch screen Use the virtual keyboard Dictate instead of type Rotate the display Use the Settings app Join a Wi-Fi network Join a cellular data network Set up iCloud Install iTunes on your computer Sync using iTunes Connect to the iPad Dock Use wired headphones Connect a Bluetooth device Chapter 2. Setting up your iPad Set up an email account Rearrange icons Change the wallpaper image Search your iPad Secure your iPad with a passcode Back up your iPad Maximise the charge in the battery Chapter 3. Shopping for music, movies and apps Visit the iTunes Store Search the iTunes Store Preview media Purchase music Rent a movie Purchase a movie Visit the App Store Search the App Store Purchase an app Delete an app Chapter 4: Surfing the Web with Safari Visit a website Search the Web Create a Home icon to navigate directly to a website Open a new tab Create a bookmark Use the History list Set and use AutoFill Turn on Fraud Warning Block or allow pop-ups Set how to accept cookies Browse in privacy Chapter 5: Staying in touch with Mail Push or fetch Read your email Add a sender to your contacts Compose an email Cut, copy and paste as you write Save a draft of an email Reply to an email Forward an email Open an attachment Delete emails Search your email Chapter 6: Socialising with Messages, FaceTime and Twitter Text-chat with Messages Set notifications for instant messages Make video calls with FaceTime Set up Twitter on your iPad Tweet from your iPad Chapter 7: Striking poses with Photos, Camera and Photo Booth View photos Create a photo album Shrink or enlarge a photo Run a slideshow Use Picture Frame Share a photo Take a photo with your iPad Delete a photo Import photos using the iPad Camera Connection Kit Chapter 8: Watching movies and videos Watch a movie in Videos Control video playback Delete a movie Watch a YouTube video Search for a YouTube video Connect your iPad to a television Chapter 9: Sound advice: Using the Music app Browse your music library Listen to an album, song or playlist View the Now Playing screen Create a playlist Edit a playlist Search your music library Rate a song Listen to music while using another app Delete audio from your iPad Configure Music settings Chapter 10: Reading on the go: iBooks for ebooks Install the iBooks app Browse the iBookstore Search for an ebook Sample an ebook before you buy Purchase an ebook View your library Add bookshelves to your library Open and read an ebook Set the brightness of the pages Set the type size, typeface and paper style Set and use bookmarks Chapter 11: Getting oriented with Maps Find your location on the map Navigate the map Search for a location Mark a location with a pin Find more information about a location Switch to Street View Get directions to anywhere from anywhere Share a location Bookmark a location Find a location from a bookmark Chapter 12: Caring for your contacts Add a new contact Assign a photo to a contact Search your contacts listEdit a contact Delete a contact Share a contact Add a contact from a VCF card Locate a contact on the map Chapter 13: Staying organised with Calendar Explore the different calendar views Add an event Edit an event Delete an event Set an event to repeat Set an alert to remind you of an event Set up an all-day event Search your events Subscribe to a calendar Chapter 14: Taking notes Review a note Add a new note Edit a note Delete a note Email a note Browse through your notes Search your notes Chapter 15: Using accessibility features Use VoiceOver Change the speaking rate Use Zoom Use White on Black Convert audio to mono Use AssistiveTouch Triple-click the Home button to set accessibility features Chapter 16: Getting more out of Settings Use Airplane Mode See your iPad's stats Check cellular data usage Change sound alerts Use Location Services Set the date and time Set international preferences Top 10 iPad Problems Solved 1 The iPad isn't responding 2 The iPad isn't responding at all - not even to restart it 3 I need to erase all my data and files 4 I can't connect to the Internet 5 Some websites aren't working correctly 6 The iPad displays the wrong time 7 All the emails I send say 'Sent from my iPad' 8 The iPad sorts my contacts list by first name instead of last name 9 The virtual keyboard is difficult to use 10 I erased an app or media file by mistake

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780273774761
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 272
  • ID: 9780273774761
  • weight: 550
  • ISBN10: 027377476X

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