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Samsung Galaxy Tabs For Dummies, Portable Edition

Samsung Galaxy Tabs For Dummies, Portable Edition

Dan Gookin

ISBN: 978-1-118-79405-0

Aug 2013

160 pages

Select type: Paperback


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Learn to:

  • Set up your tablet and explore the home screen
  • Send and receive e-mail and video chat
  • Browse the web for apps, music, movies, and more

Explore the Galaxy with Dan Gookin and get more from your Galaxy Tab

Let Dan Gookin show you around the Galaxy Tab so you can start using all its cool features! From initial set-up to video chatting, using e-mail, web surfing, or shopping for and using apps, Dan walks you through the basics so you can start enjoying your Galaxy Tab right away!

  • Meet the Galaxy — set it up, find your way around, navigate the touchscreen, and open your Google account
  • Just your type — learn to type and edit text on the onscreen keyboard
  • Hello, friends — build and manage your contact list, including e-mail and social networking contacts
  • Communication in the Galaxy — set up your e-mail account and enjoy video chats
  • Browse a bit — wander the mobile web, safely
  • Connect and share — transfer files between your Tab and your PC

Open the book and find:

  • Things you can do from the Home screen
  • How to add an attachment to an e-mail
  • Video chat tools
  • Tips on finding, buying, and updating apps
  • Just what you need to know about wireless
  • Ten terrific free apps to download
  • How to use your voice to enter text

Introduction 1

Chapter 1: Welcome to Tablet Land 5

Chapter 2: The On and Off Chapter 15

Chapter 3: Finding Your Way Around the Galaxy 27

Chapter 4: Typing and Text 43

Chapter 5: All Your Friends in the Galaxy 57

Chapter 6: Mail of the Electronic Kind 69

Chapter 7: Tablet Web Browsing 83

Chapter 8: Chatting with Google Talk 95

Chapter 9: A Galaxy of Apps 101

Chapter 10: It’s a Wireless Life 111

Chapter 11: Connect, Share, and Store 123

Chapter 12: Ten Great Apps 135

Index 139