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iPad All-in-One For Dummies, 7th Edition

iPad All-in-One For Dummies, 7th Edition

Nancy C. Muir

ISBN: 978-1-118-94441-7

Jan 2015

544 pages

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  • Getting Started with iPad
  • Just for Fun
  • iPad on the Go
  • Getting Productive with iWork®
  • Using iPad to Get Organized

Your one-stop guide to all things iPad

The iPad may be small, but it packs a big punch. This all-encompassing guide provides step-by-step guidance for iPad and iPad mini users looking to make the most of this small wonder—at home, at work, or on the go. Whether you’re an iPad newbie or have been puttering around with it for a while, there’s something inside for everyone!

  • For the uninitiated — pick the iPad model that’s right for you and discover cool bling you can add to accessorize it
  • It’s your iPad, you can play if you want to — explore the iTunes® store, preview, buy, and rent media, use iCloud to push purchases to all devices, and set up Family Sharing
  • Get connected — make your Wi-Fi and 3G/4G settings, tether your iPad to your smartphone, and sync content across devices
  • iWorking 9–5 — get familiar with the iWork for iOS apps, improve documents by adding photos and images, and manage your iWork documents like a pro

Open the book and find:

  • Guidance on which iPad model is right for you
  • Tips on using your iPad to buy content at iTunes and beyond
  • How to wipe data remotely if your iPad is lost or stolen
  • How to move files from your computer to your iPad
  • Tips for printing wirelessly from your iPad
  • Steps for setting up Touch ID and Apple Pay
  • How to share files via email, AirDrop®, or through the cloud

Introduction  1

Book I: Getting Started with iPad  5

Chapter 1: Buying Your iPad  7

Chapter 2: Getting Started with iPad  19

Chapter 3: Making Your iPad More Accessible  45

Chapter 4: Overview of Bundled Apps  61

Chapter 5: Setting Up iTunes to Sync and Buy Apps  73

Chapter 6: Browsing the Web  95

Chapter 7: Working with Email in Mail  117

Chapter 8: Managing iPad Settings  139

Chapter 9: Maintaining and Troubleshooting  153

Book II: Just for Fun  167

Chapter 1: Buying Content at iTunes and Beyond  169

Chapter 2: Playing Music on Your iPad 183

Chapter 3: Watching Videos  197

Chapter 4: Getting the Most Out of iPad Cameras and FaceTime  207

Chapter 5: Getting Social with Twitter, Facebook, and iMessage 221

Chapter 6: Playing with the Photos App  233

Chapter 7: Using Your iPad as an E-reader  249

Chapter 8: Playing Games  273

Book III: iPad on the Go  287

Chapter 1: Configuring Your iPad to Connect Everywhere  289

Chapter 2: Finding Your Way with Maps  299

Chapter 3: Apps for Road Warriors  319

Book IV: Getting Productive with iWork 331

Chapter 1: Introducing the iWork for iOS Apps for iPad  333

Chapter 2: Pages Has a Way with Words  353

Chapter 3: Counting on Numbers  367

Chapter 4: Presenting Keynote  395

Book V: Using iPad to Get Organized  415

Chapter 1: Managing Files and Printing  417

Chapter 2: Making Notes  427

Chapter 3: Keeping On Schedule with the Calendar and Clock Apps  439

Chapter 4: Working with Reminders and Notifications  459

Chapter 5: Managing Contacts  471

Chapter 6: Talking to Your iPad with Siri  491

Index  503