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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 The Guided Tour

    1. Power/Lock Key

    2. Headset Jack

    3. About the Screen

    4. Status Bar Icons

    5. Notification Light

    6. The Four Keys

    7. Slide-Out Keyboard

    8. Micro USB Port

    9. Ringer Volume

    10. Microphone

    11. SD Card and Battery

    12. Camera

    13. Charging Cable and AC Adapter

    14. Home Screen

    15. Customizing the Home Screen and Panes

    16. Controlling the Droid 2 with Your Fingers

  2. Chapter 2 Typing and Texting

    1. The Three Keyboards

    2. Using the Multi-Touch Keyboard

    3. Using the Swype Keyboard

    4. The Physical Keyboard

    5. Copying and Pasting Text

    6. Searching Your Droid 2

    7. Voice Search

    8. Text Messaging (SMS)

    9. Google Talk

  3. Chapter 3 Phone Calls

    1. Placing a Phone Call

    2. Dialing a Call

    3. Managing Contacts

    4. Designating Favorites

    5. Setting Up Speed Dial

    6. Answering Calls

    7. Conference Calling

    8. Visual Voicemail

    9. Call Waiting

    10. Call Forwarding

    11. Caller ID

    12. Bluetooth Earpieces

  4. Chapter 4 Music

    1. Where to Get Music

    2. Using the Music App

    3. Choosing from the 3D Gallery

    4. Playing Music

    5. Creating Playlists

    6. More Music Options

    7. Using Your Droid 2 While Playing Music

    8. Playing Music and Media on Other Devices

  5. Chapter 5 Camera, Photos, and Video

    1. Opening the Gallery

    2. Editing Photos, Sharing Photos, and More

    3. Working with Multiple Photos

    4. Videos in the Gallery

    5. Taking Still Photos

    6. Customizing Your Photo Shooting

    7. Photo Settings

    8. Taking Video

    9. YouTube

  6. Chapter 6 Maps, Weather, and Other Droid 2 Apps

    1. Maps

    2. Turn-by-Turn Navigation

    3. Street View

    4. Weather

    5. Reading News

    6. Calculator

  7. Chapter 7 Calendar

    1. Using the Calendar

    2. Geolocation and the Calendar

    3. Google Calendar on the Web

    4. Synchronizing Your Calendar with Outlook

    5. Corporate Calendar and Microsoft Exchange

  8. Chapter 8 Getting Online: Wi-Fi, 3G, and Mobile Hotspots

    1. How the Droid 2 Gets Online

    2. Connecting via Wi-Fi

    3. Turning Your Droid 2 into a Wi-Fi Hotspot

    4. Airplane Mode

  9. Chapter 9 The Web

    1. The Droid 2 Browser

    2. Basic Navigation and Managing Windows

    3. Navigating a Web Page

    4. Multiple Windows

    5. Web Pages Designed for Mobile Phones

    6. The Address Bar

    7. Bookmarks

    8. Most Visited and History Lists

    9. Tapping Links

    10. Saving Online Images

    11. Finding Text, Copying Text, Getting Page Information, and More

    12. Browsing with Keyboard Shortcuts

    13. Getting the Facts with RSS

    14. Online Privacy and Security

    15. Using Other Browsers

  10. Chapter 10 Email, Gmail, Facebook, and the Universal Inbox

    1. Understanding Email on the Droid 2

    2. Setting Up Gmail

    3. Reading Mail in Gmail

    4. Replying and Forwarding in Gmail

    5. Understanding Gmail’s Organization

    6. Managing Incoming Mail in Gmail

    7. Writing Messages in Gmail

    8. Working with Labels and Search

    9. Searching Gmail

    10. Setting Up Email Accounts

    11. Reading Mail

    12. Handling Attachments and Pictures in Email

    13. Managing Mail

    14. Creating and Sending Mail

    15. The Universal Inbox

    16. Using Web-Based Mail Programs

    17. Facebook on the Droid 2

  11. Chapter 11 Downloading and Using Apps

    1. The Droid 2’s Free and Easy Approach to Apps

    2. Apps and Multitasking

    3. Where to Get Apps

    4. Using Market

    5. Downloading from the Web

    6. Downloading and Using a Bar Code Scanner

    7. Updating Apps

    8. Managing, Sharing, and Uninstalling Apps

    9. Putting an App on the Home Screen or Panes

    10. Troubleshooting Apps

    11. Five Great Apps

  12. Chapter 12 Syncing and Transferring Music, Videos, Pictures, and Other Files

    1. Connecting Your Droid 2 to Your Computer

    2. Transferring Files Using Your PC

    3. Transferring Files Using Your Mac

    4. Transferring Music, Videos, and Pictures from a PC Using Windows Media Player

    5. Transferring Music, Videos, and Pictures to Your PC

    6. Transferring Pictures to Your PC in Bulk

    7. Using the Droid 2 Files Application

    8. Checking Space on Your SD Card

  13. Chapter 13 Taking the Droid 2 to Work

    1. Setting Up Your Droid 2 with Your Company Account

    2. Virtual Private Networking (VPN)

    3. Using Google Docs

    4. Microsoft Office

  14. Chapter 14 Controlling the Droid 2 with Your Voice

    1. Two Ways to Control the Droid 2 by Voice

    2. Using the Magic of Voice Actions

    3. What You Can Do with Voice Actions

    4. Using Voice Commands

    5. What Can You Control with Your Voice?

    6. Training the Droid 2 to Obey

    7. Setting Voice Commands Options

  15. Chapter 15 Settings

    1. Wireless & Networks

    2. Call Settings

    3. Sound

    4. Display

    5. Data Manager

    6. Backup Assistant

    7. Location & Security

    8. Accounts

    9. Applications

    10. Battery Manager

    11. Privacy

    12. SD Card & Phone Storage

    13. Search

    14. Language & Keyboard

    15. Voice Input & Output

    16. Accessibility

    17. Date & Time

    18. About Phone

  1. Appendix Setup and Signup

    1. Choosing a Plan

    2. Upgrading to the Newest Software

  2. Appendix Accessories

    1. Useful Accessories

    2. Places to Shop

  3. Appendix Troubleshooting and Maintenance

    1. Make Sure Your Software Is Up-to-Date

    2. Fixing a Frozen Phone

    3. Correcting Email Settings

    4. Troubleshooting the SD Card

    5. Resetting the Droid 2

    6. Warranty and Repair

    7. Finding Help