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iPhone 5 Portable Genius

ISBN: 978-1-118-35278-6
384 pages
November 2012
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Make the most of everything your exciting new iPhone 5 has to offer

Now that you have the latest and greatest iPhone, it's time to find all the best and most fun ways to use it. This quick and handy guide presents all the important stuff you want to know, in a hip, helpful way. Packed with tips, tricks, and techniques, this edition covers the practical as well as the newest and coolest features, things like iOS 5, Siri, FaceTime video calling, HD video recording, multitasking, and much more.

  • Packs a boatload of tips, tricks, and techniques in a handy size to help you get the most out of your iPhone 5
  • Uses the hip, practical Portable Genius approach, designed to show you the key features that keep your digital lifestyle humming
  • Spotlights innovative ways to complete various tasks and help you save time and hassle
  • Reveals tips and tricks for working with the newest features, including iOS 5, Siri, FaceTime, HD video recording and editing, multitasking, and more

iPhone 5 Portable Genius is an essential accessory to your new iPhone.

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Acknowledgments ix

Introduction xxiv

Chapter 1: How Do I Start Using My iPhone? 2

Chapter 2: How Do I Configure My iPhone? 18

Chapter 3: How Do I Connect My iPhone to a Network? 58

Chapter 4: How Can I Get More Out of the Phone App? 78

Chapter 5: How Can I Make the Most of iPhone Web Surfing? 98

Chapter 6: How Do I Maximize iPhone E-mail? 124

Chapter 7: How Do I Synchronize My iPhone? 148

Chapter 8: How Can I Get More Out of My iPhone’s Audio Features? 184

Chapter 9: How Do I Max Out the iPhone Photo and Video Features? 206

Chapter 10: Can I Use My iPhone to Manage Contacts and Appointments? 242

Chapter 11: How Do I Use My iPhone to Navigate My World? 274

Chapter 12: How Do I Manage My E-book Library? 292

Chapter 13: How Do I Keep My Life in Sync with iCloud? 310

Chapter 14: How Do I Fix My iPhone? 320

Glossary 338

Index 342

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Paul McFedries is a Mac expert and full-time technical writer. He has written more than 75 books that have sold more than four million copies worldwide. His books include The new iPad Portable Genius and Macs Portable Genius, Second Edition. Paul encourages all readers to drop by his website, www.mcfedries.com.

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