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The Resource IPad all-in-one for dummies, by Nancy Muir

IPad all-in-one for dummies, by Nancy Muir

Label
IPad all-in-one for dummies
Title
IPad all-in-one for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Nancy Muir
Title variation
IPad for dummies
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contains six mini-books that illustrate how to use the iPad for pleasure and work, covering topics such as iWork, e-mail, and business applications as well as recommendations for must-have apps
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1954-
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Muir, Nancy
Dewey number
004.167/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.8.I863
LC item number
M838 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
--For dummies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • iPad (Computer)
  • Tablet computers
  • Portable computers
  • Pocket computers
Label
IPad all-in-one for dummies, by Nancy Muir
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "6 books in 1"--Cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. iPad basics. 1. Buying your iPad : Discovering what's new in iPad 2 ; Choosing the right iPad for you ; Finding a place to buy your iPad ; Considering iPad accessories -- 2. Getting started with iPad : Exploring what's in the box ; Taking a first look at the gadget ; Charging the battery ; Turning iPad on and registering it ; Meeting the multi-touch screen ; Updating the operating system ; Multitasking basics ; Examining your iPad's cameras ; Customizing the silent/screen rotation lock switch ; Exploring the status bar ; Putting iPad to sleep, waking it up, and turning it off -- 3. Overview of bundled apps : Getting online with iPad ; Playing with Photos ; Using apps to stay organized ; Going places with Maps ; Being entertained by iPad ; Going shopping at iTunes and the app store ; Playing with Game Center ; Facing up to things with FaceTime ; Taking snapshots and videos with Camera ; Changing photos with Photo Booth -- 4. Setting up iTunes to sync and buy apps : Connecting to the Internet ; Setting up iTunes ; Making settings and syncing ; Buying apps or downloading free apps -- 5. Browsing the web : Exploring Safari -- 6. Working with e-mail in Mail : Adding a Gmail, Yahoo!, or AOL account ; Setting up a POP3 e-mail account ; Opening mail and reading messages ; Searching e-mail ; Printing e-mails ; Deleting an e-mail ; Organizing e-mail -- 7. Managing iPad settings : Making brightness and wallpaper settings ; Controlling the picture frame ; Managing general settings ; Accessibility and ease of use ; Settings for individual apps -- 8. Maintaining and troubleshooting : Maintaining your iPad ; Troubleshooting your iPad ; Getting support ; Finding a missing iPad
  • II. Just for fun. 1. Buying content at iTunes and beyond : Exploring the iTunes store ; Listening to podcasts ; Going to school at iTunes U ; Shopping anywhere else -- 2. Playing music on iPad : Looking over your library of music ; Playing music and other audio ; Understanding Ping ; Using AirPlay ; Playing around with GarageBand -- 3. Recording and watching videos : Getting visual with Videos ; YouTube the iPad way -- 4. Getting the most out of iPad cameras and FaceTime : Working with Photos ; Exploring the iPad video camera and iMovie ; Getting face to face with FaceTime -- 5. Playing with the photos app : Getting photos into iPad ; Looking at photos ; Sharing photos ; Running a slideshow ; Displaying Picture Frame ; Deleting photos -- 6. Using your iPad as an e-reader : Discovering how iPad differs from other e-readers ; Finding and buying e-books ; Experiencing e-reading ; Checking words in the dictionary ; Organizing your library ; Organizing books in collections -- 7. Playing games : Appreciating iPad's gaming strengths ; Understanding the Accelerometer ; Finding some very cool games ; Getting gaming accessories ; iTunes Game Center
  • III. iPad on the go. 1. Configuring iPad to connect everywhere : Making wi-fi and 3G settings ; Connecting to an enterprise remotely -- 2. Finding your way with Maps : Getting where you're going ; Remembering where you've been ; Getting directions, information, and more ; Sending location info beyond Maps -- 3. Apps for road warriors : Starting with what you have ; Making travel arrangements ; Finding just the right hotels ; Locating the perfect restaurant ; Using maps and travel guides ; Tracking your expenses ; Staying connected
  • IV. Getting productive with iWork. 1. Introducing the iWork for iPad apps : Presenting the iWork for iPad apps ; Getting familiar with the IWork interface ; Working with photos and images ; Managing your iWork documents -- 2. Pages has a way with words : Editing a Pages document ; Working with text in Pages ; Using the ruler ; Getting and setting info about the selection ; Formatting the document -- 3. Counting on numbers : Introducing Numbers ; Using the team organization template ; Working with tabs and sheets ; Using tables ; Working with cells ; Utilizing forms ; Working with new tables -- 4. Presenting Keynote : Things to consider before you create your presentation ; Getting started with Keynote for iPad ; Using transitions and builds ; Preparing to present ; Playing your presentation
  • V. Using iPad to get organized. 1. Managing files and printing : Finding your files ; Sharing files ; Setting up home sharing ; Printing from iPad -- 2. Making notes : Finding notes ; e-mailing a note ; Deleting notes -- 3. Keeping on schedule with Calendar : Taking a look at your calendar ; Adding calendar events ; Working with your events ; Subscribing to and sharing calendars ; Syncing with calendars on other devices -- 4. Managing contacts : Populating your contacts with information ; Finding contacts ; Using contacts beyond your iPad ; Viewing a contact's location in Maps ; Deleting contacts
  • VI. Must-have iPad apps. 1. Business apps : iWork ; Quickoffice Connect Mobile Suite for iPad ; Dropbox ; Dragon Dictation ; Quick hits -- 2. Travel apps : KAYAK HD: flights, hotels, explore ; Wikihood Plus for iPad ; Urbanspoon for iPad ; ZAGAT TO GO ; FlightTrack Pro: live flight status tracker by Mobiata ; Quick hits -- 3. Social web apps : Friendly for Facebook ; Blogshelf ; Twitterific for Twitter ; Flipboard ; Quick hits -- 4. News and weather apps : Pulse News Reader ; Instapaper ; NPR for iPad ; BBC News ; The Weather Channel Max for iPad ; Quick hits -- 5. Financial apps : StockWatch iPad edition ; Bloomberg for iPad ; SplashMoney for iPad ; PowerOne financial calculator ; Daily Stocks ; Quick hits -- 6. Entertainment apps : Emoti HD for Facebook ; Netflix ; TabToolkit ; Pandora Radio ; ArtRage ; Quick hits
Control code
ocn711044715
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxiv, 567 pages
Isbn
9781118105351
Lccn
2011930313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)711044715
Label
IPad all-in-one for dummies, by Nancy Muir
Link
Publication
Note
  • "6 books in 1"--Cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. iPad basics. 1. Buying your iPad : Discovering what's new in iPad 2 ; Choosing the right iPad for you ; Finding a place to buy your iPad ; Considering iPad accessories -- 2. Getting started with iPad : Exploring what's in the box ; Taking a first look at the gadget ; Charging the battery ; Turning iPad on and registering it ; Meeting the multi-touch screen ; Updating the operating system ; Multitasking basics ; Examining your iPad's cameras ; Customizing the silent/screen rotation lock switch ; Exploring the status bar ; Putting iPad to sleep, waking it up, and turning it off -- 3. Overview of bundled apps : Getting online with iPad ; Playing with Photos ; Using apps to stay organized ; Going places with Maps ; Being entertained by iPad ; Going shopping at iTunes and the app store ; Playing with Game Center ; Facing up to things with FaceTime ; Taking snapshots and videos with Camera ; Changing photos with Photo Booth -- 4. Setting up iTunes to sync and buy apps : Connecting to the Internet ; Setting up iTunes ; Making settings and syncing ; Buying apps or downloading free apps -- 5. Browsing the web : Exploring Safari -- 6. Working with e-mail in Mail : Adding a Gmail, Yahoo!, or AOL account ; Setting up a POP3 e-mail account ; Opening mail and reading messages ; Searching e-mail ; Printing e-mails ; Deleting an e-mail ; Organizing e-mail -- 7. Managing iPad settings : Making brightness and wallpaper settings ; Controlling the picture frame ; Managing general settings ; Accessibility and ease of use ; Settings for individual apps -- 8. Maintaining and troubleshooting : Maintaining your iPad ; Troubleshooting your iPad ; Getting support ; Finding a missing iPad
  • II. Just for fun. 1. Buying content at iTunes and beyond : Exploring the iTunes store ; Listening to podcasts ; Going to school at iTunes U ; Shopping anywhere else -- 2. Playing music on iPad : Looking over your library of music ; Playing music and other audio ; Understanding Ping ; Using AirPlay ; Playing around with GarageBand -- 3. Recording and watching videos : Getting visual with Videos ; YouTube the iPad way -- 4. Getting the most out of iPad cameras and FaceTime : Working with Photos ; Exploring the iPad video camera and iMovie ; Getting face to face with FaceTime -- 5. Playing with the photos app : Getting photos into iPad ; Looking at photos ; Sharing photos ; Running a slideshow ; Displaying Picture Frame ; Deleting photos -- 6. Using your iPad as an e-reader : Discovering how iPad differs from other e-readers ; Finding and buying e-books ; Experiencing e-reading ; Checking words in the dictionary ; Organizing your library ; Organizing books in collections -- 7. Playing games : Appreciating iPad's gaming strengths ; Understanding the Accelerometer ; Finding some very cool games ; Getting gaming accessories ; iTunes Game Center
  • III. iPad on the go. 1. Configuring iPad to connect everywhere : Making wi-fi and 3G settings ; Connecting to an enterprise remotely -- 2. Finding your way with Maps : Getting where you're going ; Remembering where you've been ; Getting directions, information, and more ; Sending location info beyond Maps -- 3. Apps for road warriors : Starting with what you have ; Making travel arrangements ; Finding just the right hotels ; Locating the perfect restaurant ; Using maps and travel guides ; Tracking your expenses ; Staying connected
  • IV. Getting productive with iWork. 1. Introducing the iWork for iPad apps : Presenting the iWork for iPad apps ; Getting familiar with the IWork interface ; Working with photos and images ; Managing your iWork documents -- 2. Pages has a way with words : Editing a Pages document ; Working with text in Pages ; Using the ruler ; Getting and setting info about the selection ; Formatting the document -- 3. Counting on numbers : Introducing Numbers ; Using the team organization template ; Working with tabs and sheets ; Using tables ; Working with cells ; Utilizing forms ; Working with new tables -- 4. Presenting Keynote : Things to consider before you create your presentation ; Getting started with Keynote for iPad ; Using transitions and builds ; Preparing to present ; Playing your presentation
  • V. Using iPad to get organized. 1. Managing files and printing : Finding your files ; Sharing files ; Setting up home sharing ; Printing from iPad -- 2. Making notes : Finding notes ; e-mailing a note ; Deleting notes -- 3. Keeping on schedule with Calendar : Taking a look at your calendar ; Adding calendar events ; Working with your events ; Subscribing to and sharing calendars ; Syncing with calendars on other devices -- 4. Managing contacts : Populating your contacts with information ; Finding contacts ; Using contacts beyond your iPad ; Viewing a contact's location in Maps ; Deleting contacts
  • VI. Must-have iPad apps. 1. Business apps : iWork ; Quickoffice Connect Mobile Suite for iPad ; Dropbox ; Dragon Dictation ; Quick hits -- 2. Travel apps : KAYAK HD: flights, hotels, explore ; Wikihood Plus for iPad ; Urbanspoon for iPad ; ZAGAT TO GO ; FlightTrack Pro: live flight status tracker by Mobiata ; Quick hits -- 3. Social web apps : Friendly for Facebook ; Blogshelf ; Twitterific for Twitter ; Flipboard ; Quick hits -- 4. News and weather apps : Pulse News Reader ; Instapaper ; NPR for iPad ; BBC News ; The Weather Channel Max for iPad ; Quick hits -- 5. Financial apps : StockWatch iPad edition ; Bloomberg for iPad ; SplashMoney for iPad ; PowerOne financial calculator ; Daily Stocks ; Quick hits -- 6. Entertainment apps : Emoti HD for Facebook ; Netflix ; TabToolkit ; Pandora Radio ; ArtRage ; Quick hits
Control code
ocn711044715
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxiv, 567 pages
Isbn
9781118105351
Lccn
2011930313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)711044715

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