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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...
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...
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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

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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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