iPad All-in-One For Dummies, 4th Edition

Book description

Six minibooks in one show you how to power-use the iPad

For work, play, and life on the road, the iPad has quickly become indispensable, and the new iPad is packed with even more features and power than ever. In this fun and practical guide, long-time For Dummies author Nancy C. Muir walks you through the latest functions, features, and capabilities of the iPad. Get up to speed on the basics, see how to use your iPad to get more organized and productive, learn to use your iPad for work, and discover all the ways to have fun. This book covers it all, and in full color!

  • Packs six minibooks in one full-color guide: iPad Basics, Just for Fun, iPad on the Go, Getting Productive with iWork, Using iPad to Get Organized, and Must-Have iPad Apps

  • Covers the newest iPad features, functions, and capabilities, including the stunning retina display, voice dictation, the enhanced iSight camera, HD video recording in full 1080p, and more

  • Shows you how to use iWork and other productivity apps to dress up your documents, create stellar spreadsheets, add pizzazz to your presentations, and maintain your schedule on the run

  • Walks you through connecting with WiFi and the lightning-fast 4G LTE network

  • Explains how to use Maps for directions and places to stay when you're away from the office, keep in touch with e-mail and social networking, and use your iPad as a remote desktop or personal hotspot while you're on the road

  • Includes coverage of the third-generation iPad, iPad 2, and original iPad

You've got the incredible iPad, now get the perfect accessory: iPad All-in-One For Dummies, 4th Edition.

Table of contents

  1. Cover
  2. Table of Contents
  3. Title Page
  4. Introduction
  5. Book I: iPad Basics
    1. Chapter 1: Buying Your iPad
    2. Chapter 2: Getting Started with iPad
    3. Chapter 3: Accessibility Features
    4. Chapter 4: Overview of Bundled Apps
    5. Chapter 5: Setting Up iTunes to Sync and Buy Apps
    6. Chapter 6: Browsing the Web
    7. Chapter 7: Working with E-mail in Mail
    8. Chapter 8: Managing iPad Settings
    9. Chapter 9: Maintaining and Troubleshooting
  6. Book II: Just for Fun
    1. Chapter 1: Buying Content at iTunes and Beyond
    2. Chapter 2: Playing Music on iPad
    3. Chapter 3: Watching Videos
    4. Chapter 4: Getting the Most Out of iPad Cameras and FaceTime
    5. Chapter 5: Getting Social with Twitter and iMessage
    6. Chapter 6: Playing with the Photos App
    7. Chapter 7: Using Your iPad as an E-reader
    8. Chapter 8: Playing Games
  7. Book III: iPad on the Go
    1. Chapter 1: Configuring iPad to Connect Everywhere
    2. Chapter 2: Finding Your Way with Maps
    3. Chapter 3: Apps for Road Warriors
  8. Book IV: Getting Productive with iWork
    1. Chapter 1: Introducing the iWork for iOS Apps for iPad
    2. Chapter 2: Pages Has a Way with Words
    3. Chapter 3: Counting on Numbers
    4. Chapter 4: Presenting Keynote
  9. Book V: Using iPad to Get Organized
    1. Chapter 1: Managing Files and Printing
    2. Chapter 2: Making Notes
    3. Chapter 3: Keeping On Schedule with Calendar
    4. Chapter 4: Working with Reminders and Notifications
    5. Chapter 5: Managing Contacts
  10. Book VI: Must-Have iPad Apps
    1. Chapter 1: Business Apps
    2. Chapter 2: Travel Apps
    3. Chapter 3: Social Web Apps
    4. Chapter 4: News, Sports, and Weather Apps
    5. Chapter 5: Financial Apps
    6. Chapter 6: Entertainment Apps
  11. Cheat Sheet

Product information

  • Title: iPad All-in-One For Dummies, 4th Edition
  • Author(s): Nancy Muir
  • Release date: July 2012
  • Publisher(s): For Dummies
  • ISBN: 9781118352380