Print this page Share

Droid X2 For Dummies

ISBN: 978-1-118-16472-3
368 pages
August 2011
Droid X2 For Dummies (1118164725) cover image


Practical, four-color reference for your new Droid X2 smartphone

Google Android smartphones are getting smarter all the time, so this guide to the newest and smartest Droid arrives just in time. Bestselling For Dummies author Dan Gookin helps you stay a step ahead of your Droid X2 with Droid X2 For Dummies. In his legendary, easy-to-follow style, Dan covers all the bases, from setup and configuration to using all the phone?s features, texting, email, accessing the Internet, synching with a PC, using the camera, extending the battery, and even addresses expanding your Droid X2 with new software.

  • Helps you get the very most out of your Droid X2 smartphone, which runs on the 4G LTE network
  • Walks you through all features and functions of this Internet- and multimedia-enabled new model
  • Provides a host of useful tips, tricks, and techniques
  • Covers topics such as setup and configuration, texting, email, accessing the Internet, synching with a PC, using the camera, and extending the battery
  • Discusses building your library of apps, which can be purchased from the Android Market or through the Verizon Droid-specific AppSphere

Understand everything your Droid X2 smartphone can do with this savvy, practical guide.

See More

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part I: More Droid, More X 7

Chapter 1: Twice the Droid X for You 9

Chapter 2: Setup, Power, and Confi guration 21

Chapter 3: The Droid X2 Tour 31

Chapter 4: Text to Type and Edit 47

Part II: It's the Phone! 63

Chapter 5: The Telephone Thing 65

Chapter 6: More Telephone Things 77

Chapter 7: Message for You! 87

Chapter 8: The Address Book 95

Part III: Other Ways to Stay in Touch 107

Chapter 9: When Your Thumbs Do the Talking 109

Chapter 10: Email This and That 119

Chapter 11: Out on the Web 133

Chapter 12: A Social Networking Butterfly 145

Part IV: O What Your Phone Can Do! 155

Chapter 13: Fun with Maps and Navigation 157

Chapter 14: Smile and Say "Cheese" 169

Chapter 15: The Digital Photo Album 179

Chapter 16: The Droid Is Alive with the Sound of Music 189

Chapter 17: Various and Sundry Apps 203

Chapter 18: Even More Apps at theAndroid Market 215

Part V: Specifics and Particulars 227

Chapter 19: No Wires, Ever! 229

Chapter 20: Connect, Store, Share 239

Chapter 21: The Droid X2 on the Road 251

Chapter 22: Customize Your Phone 259

Chapter 23: Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Help 273

Part VI: The Part of Tens 287

Chapter 24: Ten Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts 289

Chapter 25: Ten Things to Remember 297

Chapter 26: Ten Worthy Apps 303

Index 309

See More

Author Information

Dan Gookin, the bestselling author of the very first For Dummies book, has enjoyed worldwide success with books that have been translated into 32 languages and have more than 12 million copies in print. His bestsellers include PCs For Dummies, Laptops For Dummies, and Droid X For Dummies.
See More
Back to Top