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iPod & iTunes For Dummies, 8th Edition

iPod & iTunes For Dummies, 8th Edition

Tony Bove

ISBN: 978-0-470-94383-0

Nov 2010

408 pages

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The perennial iPod and iTunes bestseller returns—completely updated!

The popularity of iPods is not slowing down—so you need to keep up! Now in its eighth edition, iPod & iTunes For Dummies is the ideal companion for getting started with the iPod and Apple’s iTunes service. Bestselling veteran author Tony Bove helps you get comfortable with using the iPod as more than just a digital music player. You’ll learn to shop at the iTunes store, surf the Web, rent movies, buy songs, send and receive e-mail, get directions, check finances, organize and share photos, watch videos, and much more. Plus, the new and expanded content touches on the latest iPod models, including the iPod classic, iPod nano, iPod shuffle, iPod touch, and the newest version of iTunes.

  • Serves as the latest edition in the bestselling lineage of a helpful, easy-to-understand guide to the iPod and iTunes
  • Offers straightforward coverage of using your iPod as the ultimate digital music player and shows you how buy and download songs from iTunes, create playlists, share content from your iTunes library, burn CDs from iTunes, play music through your home or car stereo, and more
  • Details how to import music, videos, audiobooks, and podcasts; find cool content in the App Store; choose the right accessories; sync your iPod with your Mac or PC; and more
  • Reviews updating your iPod, troubleshooting, and maintaining the battery life

iPod and iTunes For Dummies, 8th Edition guides you through all the latest updates and enhancements so that you can start enjoying your iPod today!


Part I: Touching All the Basics.

Chapter 1: Firing Up Your iPad, iPod, and iPhone.

Chapter 2: Setting Up iTunes and Your iPad, iPod, or iPhone.

Chapter 3: Putting Your Finger on It.

Chapter 4: Choosing Settings for Your iPad, iPod, or iPhone.

Chapter 5: Going Mobile.

Part II: Filling Up Your Empty Cup.

Chapter 6: Shopping at the iTunes Store.

Chapter 7: Bringing Content into iTunes.

Chapter 8: Getting in Sync with Your iTunes Library.

Chapter 9: Syncing Mail, Calendars, Contacts, and Bookmarks.

Part III: Managing Your Library.

Chapter 10: Searching, Browsing, and Sorting in iTunes.

Chapter 11: Adding and Editing Information in iTunes.

Chapter 12: Playing Content in iTunes.

Chapter 13: Organizing iTunes Content with Playlists.

Chapter 14: Gimme Shelter for My Media.

Part IV: Playing it Back on Your iPad, iPod, or iPhone.

Chapter 15: The Songs Remain the Same.

Chapter 16: Bring Videos, Books, and Podcasts.

Chapter 17: Your Pocket Picture Player.

Part V: Touching the Online World.

Chapter 18: Surfi n' Safari.

Chapter 19: The Postman Always Beeps Once.

Chapter 20: Using Applications on Your iPad, iPod, or iPhone.

Part VI: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 21: Ten Steps to Recovery.

Chapter 22: Ten Tangible Tips.


Bonus Chapter 1
Bonus Chapter 2
Bonus Chapter 3
Bonus Chapter 4
Bonus Chapter 5