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iPhone All-in-One For Dummies, 3rd Edition

iPhone All-in-One For Dummies, 3rd Edition

Joe Hutsko, Barbara Boyd

ISBN: 978-1-118-72780-5

Dec 2013

608 pages

Select type: E-Book

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Nearly 600 pages of content gets you up and running on your new iPhone

Want to get the most out of your iPhone? You’ve come to the right place. You'll be up and running in no time with easy coverage of iPhone basics, how to use the built-in iPhone apps, setting up security, texting, and more.  And of course, it explains all the fun stuff too, like how to use Siri, your voice-activated personal assistant, video-chat with FaceTime, find your way with the Maps and driving directions, and much more. Whether this is your first iPhone or an upgrade to the latest version, get ready to outsmart the smartest smartphone in town with iPhone All-in-One For Dummies, 3rd Edition.

  • Fully updated to cover the iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, and iOS 7!
  • Five minibooks walk you through all aspects of using your iPhone: Meet the iPhone, Stocking the iPhone with iTunes Apps and Add-Ons, Communications Central, Making Your iPhone Your Personal Assistant, and Letting iPhone Entertain You
  • Gets you up to speed with the latest iPhone features, including all the new features in the iWork apps for iPhone!
  • Explains how to make phone and FaceTime video calls; exchange e-mails, texts, and multimedia messages; surf the web; find the latest apps, e-books, music, and games; shoot and share videos; sync with iCloud; and much more
  • Helps you keep your iPhone safe and happy, as well as troubleshoot and fix common problems

Find a wealth of great ways to use your iPhone at home, at work, or on the go with this fun and easy guide.

Introduction 1

Book I: Meet iPhone 7

Chapter 1: Exploring the Many Faces of iPhone 9

Chapter 2: Activating and Understanding Your iPhone 21

Chapter 3: Controlling the Multitouch and Voice Recognition Interfaces 51

Chapter 4: Touring iPhone’s Preloaded Apps and Settings 79

Chapter 5: Anticipating and Tackling iPhone Troubles 109

Book II: Stocking iPhone with iTunes Apps and Add-ons 117

Chapter 1: Syncing and Backing Up Your iPhone 119

Chapter 2: Apps 411: Browsing, Installing, and Managing Apps 155

Chapter 3: Enhancing and Protecting iPhone with Add-ons 181

Book III: Communications Central: Calls, Messages, and the Web 195

Chapter 1: Managing Phone and FaceTime Video Calls 197

Chapter 2: Sending and Receiving Text and Multimedia Messages 237

Chapter 3: Surfing the Web with Safari 257

Chapter 4: E-mailing Every Which Way You Can 289

Book IV: Making iPhone Your Personal Assistant 323

Chapter 1: Perfecting Your People Skills with Contacts 325

Chapter 2: Managing Your Time with Calendar, Reminders, and Clock 349

Chapter 3: Tapping into Maps, Compass, Weather, Calculator, Stocks, and Numbers 383

Chapter 4: Creating and Sharing Notes and Voice Memos 415

Book V: Letting iPhone Entertain You: Photos, Videos, Music, and More 441

Chapter 1: Capturing, Editing, and Sharing Photos 443

Chapter 2: Acquiring and Browsing Music, Videos, Movies, and More 475

Chapter 3: Listening to Music and Audio 501

Chapter 4: Recording, Editing, and Watching Videos 531

Index 553

Bonus Chapter 1 : Getting Things Done for Everyone
Bonus Chapter 2 : The (More) Serious Business Partner
Bonus Chapter 3 : Improving Communication and Social Networking
Bonus Chapter 4 : Getting Creative
Bonus Chapter 5 : The Well-Informed Reader and Listener
Bonus Chapter 6 : Maximizing Leisure, Health, Home, and Travel