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iPad for the Older and Wiser

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iPad for the Older and Wiser

Get Up and Running with Your Apple iPad, iPad Air and iPad Mini
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Apple's iPad puts a limitless world of entertainment, communication, and everyday functionality in the palms of your hands. iPad for the Older and Wiser, 4th Edition quickly teaches you how to make the most of your new gadget with easy-to-follow instructions.

Fully updated to include the iPad Air and iOS 7, this step-by-step guide shows you exactly how to set up your device and discover what it can do – all in jargon-free language.

Learn how to:

  • Set up your iPad and copy music and photos from your computer
  • Keep in touch with email and messages
  • Browse the web and shop online
  • Have video chats with your friends and family
  • Discover a digital library of books and magazines
  • Use Siri to dictate memos, create and send emails, and answer questions
  • Explore new places and get directions with maps
  • Take photos and videos and share them with friends
  • Enhance your iPad or iPad mini with amazing apps

    The EPUB format of this title may not be compatible for use on all handheld devices.

  • Apple's iPad puts a limitless world of entertainment, communication, and everyday functionality in the palms of your hands. iPad for the Older and Wiser, 4th Edition quickly teaches you how to make the most of your new gadget with easy-to-follow instructions.

    Fully updated to include the iPad Air and iOS 7, this step-by-step guide shows you exactly how to set up your device and discover what it can do – all in jargon-free language.

    Learn how to:

  • Set up your iPad and copy music and photos from your computer
  • Keep in touch with email and messages
  • Browse the web and shop online
  • Have video chats with your friends and family
  • Discover a digital library of books and magazines
  • Use Siri to dictate memos, create and send emails, and answer questions
  • Explore new places and get directions with maps
  • Take photos and videos and share them with friends
  • Enhance your iPad or iPad mini with amazing apps

    The EPUB format of this title may not be compatible for use on all handheld devices.

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    Table of Contents-
    • Introduction 1

      What is the iPad? 1

      How this book is structured 4

      Part I – Getting started with your iPad 5

      Chapter 1 – Choosing an iPad 7

      How much storage space do you need? 8

      Which generation of iPad to choose 9

      Connecting to the Internet: Wi-Fi or 4G/3G? 10

      Summary 13

      Brain training 14

      Chapter 2 – Getting your iPad up and running 15

      Setting up your iPad 15

      Turning the iPad on and off 17

      Completing your iPad settings 17

      Confirming setup over Wi-Fi 18

      Creating an Apple ID 21

      Enabling useful features 22

      Navigating the Home screen 25

      Changing the iPad orientation 26

      Making your iPad easier to use 27

      Adjusting other iPad settings 29

      Charging your iPad 31

      Summary 33

      Brain training 34

      Chapter 3 – Getting connected 35

      Setting up your Internet connection 35

      Securing your iPad 41

      Using the iTunes software on your computer 43

      Introducing iCloud 48

      Updating your iPad software 52

      Apple iOS 7: the latest iPad software 53

      Summary 54

      Brain training 55

      Chapter 4 – Keeping notes on your iPad 57

      Understanding the Notes screen 58

      Writing your first note 59

      Dictating notes to your iPad 64

      Dictating notes with Siri 65

      Using Auto-text to speed up your writing 66

      Creating your own shortcuts 67

      Editing your text 68

      Adding and deleting notes 73

      Emailing and printing notes 74

      Searching your notes 75

      Using the Reminders app 78

      Summary 80

      Brain training 82

      Part II – Using your iPad for communications 83

      Chapter 5 – Managing your address book and birthday list 85

      Browsing your contacts 86

      Adding contacts to your iPad 88

      Adding birthdays and anniversaries 90

      Searching your contacts 92

      Summary 93

      Brain training 94

      Chapter 6 – Keeping in touch by email 95

      Creating an email account 96

      Using an existing email account on your iPad 98

      Sending an email 104

      Reading your emails 108

      Managing email folders 112

      Searching your emails 114

      Downloading new emails 115

      Summary 116

      Brain training 118

      Chapter 7 – Using FaceTime for video calls 119

      Logging in to FaceTime 121

      Starting a FaceTime call 121

      Talking to a friend using FaceTime 123

      Receiving a FaceTime call 125

      Summary 126

      Brain training 128

      Chapter 8 – Sending instant messages using iMessage 129

      Sending messages 130

      Splitting the keyboard 133

      Managing message alerts through the Notification Centre 134

      Summary 138

      Brain training 139

      Chapter 9 – Browsing the web 141

      Entering a website address 142

      Using the search box 144

      Zooming the page 146

      Scrolling the page 147

      Using links on websites 149

      Entering information on websites 149

      Launching multiple websites with tabbed browsing 151

      Managing bookmarks, history and web clips 154

      Sharing website content 160

      Using Reader to make it easier to read pages 163

      Using Private Browsing mode 164

      Summary 164

      Brain training 166

      Part III – Music, videos and photos 167

      Chapter 10 – Adding music and video 169

      Browsing the iTunes Store 170

      Buying music and video from iTunes 172

      Using the iTunes Store on your computer 175

      Removing content and downloading it again...

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