Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Get to Know Your iPad

    1. Turn the iPad On and Off

    2. Use the Mute/Lock and Volume Buttons

    3. Connect Through iPad Jacks and Ports

    4. Add Earbuds and Earphones

    5. Find the Home Button

    6. Tour the Home Screen Icons

    7. Make Home Screen App Folders

    8. Use the Home Button to Switch Apps

    9. Install iTunes on Your Computer

    10. Connect to Your Computer

    11. Set Up Your iPad in iTunes

    12. Disconnect from Your Computer

    13. Work with iTunes

    14. Charge the iPad Battery

    15. Extend Battery Life

    16. Keep the iPad Screen Clean

  2. Chapter 2 Interact with Your iPad

    1. Finger Moves for the iPad

    2. Use the iPad Keyboard

    3. iPad Keyboard Shortcuts

    4. Use an International Keyboard

    5. Cut, Copy, Paste, and Replace

    6. Search the iPad

    7. Add an External Keyboard

    8. Print With Your iPad

  3. Chapter 3 Get Online

    1. Should You Use WiFi or 3G?

    2. Get Your WiFi Connection

    3. Use Public WiFi Hotspots

    4. Stay Secure: WiFi Network Safety Tips

    5. Use a Mobile Broadband Hotspot

    6. Pick an AT&T 3G Service Plan

    7. Pick a Verizon Wireless 3G Service Plan

    8. Sign Up for 3G Service

    9. Use the 3G Data Network

    10. Use an iOS Personal Hotspot

    11. Turn 3G Service Off or On

    12. Change or Cancel Data Plans

    13. Travel Internationally with the iPad

    14. Use Skype to Make Internet Calls

  4. Chapter 4 Surf the Web

    1. Take a Safari Tour

    2. Zoom and Scroll Through Web Pages

    3. Create and Use Bookmarks

    4. Make Home Screen Bookmarks

    5. Jump to Other Web Pages

    6. Edit and Organize Bookmarks and Folders

    7. Sync Your Bookmarks

    8. Call Up Your History List

    9. Save and Mail Images From the Web

    10. Stream Web Audio and Video

    11. Work with Online Apps

    12. Social Networking on the iPad

    13. Use Autofill to Save Time

    14. Use Multiple Web Pages

    15. Use Safari Security

  5. Chapter 5 Keep in Touch with Email

    1. Set Up an Email Account (or Two)

    2. Tour the iPad’s Mail Program

    3. Read Mail

    4. Write and Send Email

    5. Take Control of Your Email

    6. Adjust Mail Settings

    7. Webmail on the iPad

    8. POP3 and IMAP Accounts on the iPad

  6. Chapter 6 Use the iPad’s Built-In Apps

    1. Set Up Your Calendar

    2. Use the iPad Calendar

    3. Maintain Contacts

    4. Take Notes

    5. Use the Camera for Photos and Videos

    6. Make Video Calls with FaceTime

    7. Take Portraits with Photo Booth

    8. Watch YouTube Clips

    9. Find Your Way with Maps

    10. Locate Your Position Using GPS

    11. Get Directions on the Map

    12. View Photos

    13. Watch Videos

    14. Use the iPad as an iPod

    15. Shop iTunes and the App Store

  7. Chapter 7 Shop the App Store

    1. Go to the App Store

    2. Tour the App Store

    3. Set Up an iTunes/App Store Account

    4. Buy, Download, and Install Apps

    5. Uninstall Apps

    6. Search for Apps

    7. Scale Up iPhone Apps

    8. Organize Apps

    9. Adjust App Preferences

    10. Update Apps

    11. Troubleshoot Apps

  8. Chapter 8 Read iBooks & ePeriodicals

    1. Download the iBooks App

    2. Go to the iBookstore

    3. Browse and Search for Books

    4. Buy and Download a Book

    5. Find Free iBooks

    6. Sync Books with iTunes

    7. Add Other eBooks to the iPad

    8. Read an iBook

    9. Change the Type in an iBook

    10. Search an iBook

    11. Use the Dictionary

    12. Create Bookmarks and Margin Notes

    13. Use Newspaper and Magazine Apps

    14. Subscribe to ePublications

    15. Delete or Rearrange iBooks

  9. Chapter 9 Play Games

    1. Find iPad Games

    2. Play Games

    3. Sign Up for Game Center

    4. Play Multiplayer Games

    5. Troubleshoot Games

    6. An iPad Games Gallery

  10. Chapter 10 Get Productive with iWork

    1. Meet iWork

    2. Get Started with iWork

    3. Create Documents in Pages

    4. Create Spreadsheets in Numbers

    5. Create Presentations in Keynote

    6. Import, Export, and Share iWork Files

    7. Troubleshooting iWork Files

  11. Chapter 11 Organize and Sync Media Files with iTunes

    1. The iTunes Window

    2. How iTunes Organizes Your Content

    3. Where iTunes Stores Your Files

    4. The iTunes Store

    5. The Wireless iTunes Store

    6. Check for Downloads

    7. Authorize Computers for iTunes and Home Sharing

    8. Deauthorize Your Computer

    9. Automatically Sync the iPad

    10. Manually Sync to Your iPad

    11. Sync Music

    12. Sync Video

    13. Sync Photos

    14. Sync Info

    15. Sync Podcasts

    16. Sync Books

    17. Sync Apps and Games

    18. Troubleshoot Syncing Problems

    19. Use iTunes Home Sharing on Your iPad

    20. Stream iPad Files With AirPlay

  12. Chapter 12 Master iTunes

    1. Change the Look of the iTunes Window

    2. Change the Size of the iTunes Window

    3. Change Import Settings for Better Audio Quality

    4. Four Ways to Browse Your Collection

    5. Search for Songs in iTunes

    6. Change a Song’s File Format

    7. Improve Your Tunes with the Graphic Equalizer

    8. Edit Song Information

    9. Edit Album Information and Song Gaps

    10. Make a New Playlist in iTunes

    11. Change or Delete an Existing Playlist

    12. Make a Genius Playlist in iTunes

    13. Genius Mixes in iTunes

    14. You’re the Critic: Rate Your Music

    15. Smart Playlists: Another Way for iTunes to Assemble Song Sets

    16. Ping Your Way to New Music

    17. Set Up Multiple iTunes Libraries

    18. See Your iTunes Purchase History and Get iTunes Store Help

    19. Move the iTunes Music/Media Folder to an External Drive

    20. Back Up Your iTunes Files to Disc

  13. Chapter 13 Play Music and Other Audio

    1. Get Music and Audio for Your iPad

    2. Explore the iPod Menu

    3. Play Music

    4. Play Audiobooks and Podcasts

    5. Control the Now Playing Screen

    6. Get Album Art in iTunes

    7. Add Lyrics in iTunes

    8. Make Playlists

    9. Make Genius Playlists on the iPad

    10. Make Music With GarageBand

  14. Chapter 14 Watch and Edit Videos

    1. Get Video Onto Your iPad

    2. Transfer Video from iTunes to iPad

    3. Find and Play Videos on the iPad

    4. Play iPad Videos on Your TV

    5. Edit Videos on the iPad

    6. Video Formats That Work on the iPad

    7. Delete Videos

  15. Chapter 15 View, Edit, and Manage Photos

    1. Get Pictures Onto Your iPad

    2. Find Pictures on Your iPad

    3. View Pictures on Your iPad

    4. Edit Photos on the iPad

    5. Play Slideshows on Your iPad

    6. Play Slideshows on Your TV

    7. Change the iPad’s Wallpaper

    8. Turn the iPad into a Picture Frame

  16. Chapter 16 Sync Up with MobileMe

    1. Sign Up for MobileMe

    2. Sync Using MobileMe

    3. Use the MobileMe Gallery

    4. Use iDisk

  1. Appendix iPad Settings

    1. Tour the iPad’s Settings

  2. Appendix iPad Troubleshooting and Care

    1. Apple’s iPad Troubleshooting Pages

    2. Reset Your iPad

    3. Download and Reinstall iTunes and iTunes Updates

    4. Update the iPad’s Software

    5. Use iPad Backup Files

    6. Start Over: Restore Your iPad’s Software

    7. Protect Your iPad

    8. Find a Lost iPad

    9. Find an iPad Repair Shop

    10. AppleCare—What It Is and Whether You Need It