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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK For Dummies

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK For Dummies

Corey Sandler

ISBN: 978-1-119-00836-1

Oct 2014

288 pages



Your guide to the new Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK For Dummies provides you with all the information you need to get the most out of your NOOK tablet. You'll quickly get up to speed on the basics, like using the touchscreen technology, setting up wireless access, and performing software updates. Then you'll get introduced to the fun stuff: downloading and shopping for e-books, using the built-in web browser, streaming videos from Netflix, Hulu, and other sources, and creating cool slideshows of photos from your digital camera. If that's not enough to pique your interest, you'll find out how to use the Android-based applications that come with the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK, interact with the device using the built-in microphone, create your own e-books, archive your e-books, and so much more!

Bringing together the absolute best of two worlds, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook is a co-branded e-reader tablet produced by Samsung and Barnes & Noble. By teaming up with a thriving hardware brand, the creators of the NOOK have been able to focus on developing a more competitive device, giving you a better-performing and sleeker user-experience. With the help of this book, you'll get expert guidance on discovering everything this cool new tablet has to offer.

  • Four-color design brings the information to life
  • Offers clear instruction on navigating the touchscreen, browsing the web, and staying connected with email
  • Covers the latest books, apps, magazines, and more
  • Provides step-by-step guidance on streaming video, playing music, and reading e-books

If you've just purchased this awesome new device and want to find out everything it can do for you, you'll find Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK For Dummies out of this world.

Introduction  1

Part I: Getting Started with Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK  5

Chapter 1: The First NOOK in the Galaxy  7

Chapter 2: Laying Hands on the Screen  25

Chapter 3: Typing by Tapping, Talking, Swiping  43

Chapter 4: Getting Set to Go  55

Part II: Communicating Across the Galaxy  77

Chapter 5: Making Further Connections  79

Chapter 6: Putting in Your Contacts  93

Chapter 7: We’ve All Got Email  109

Chapter 8: Using the Galaxy to Go World Wide (Web)  123

Part III: Reading Electronics  147

Chapter 9: Looking into the NOOK Library  149

Chapter 10: Finding Other eBook Sources  179

Part IV: Throwing in the Kitchen Sink: Camera, Video, and Music  189

Chapter 11: Snapping Pictures  191

Chapter 12: Getting into the Gallery  209

Chapter 13: Singing and Dancing in the Galaxy  221

Part V: The Part of Tens  233

Chapter 14: Ten Apps to Take Advantage Of  235

Chapter 15: Ten Steps to Maintaining the Galaxy  245

Chapter 16: Ten Galaxy Tips and Tricks  251

Index  257