Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. The Basics and Getting Online

    1. Chapter 1 The Guided Tour

      1. Power/Lock Key
      2. About the Screen
      3. Home Screen
      4. Notification Panel and Quick Settings
      5. The Four (and Sometimes Five) Soft Buttons
      6. Searching
      7. Customizing the Home Screen and Panes
      8. Putting Widgets and App Shortcuts on the Home Screen
      9. Changing the Home Screen’s Wallpaper
      10. Controlling the Galaxy Tab with Your Fingers
      11. Using the Keyboard
      12. Using the Swype Keyboard
      13. Headphone Jack
      14. Charger/Accessory Port
      15. Microphone
      16. Volume Key
      17. Cameras
      18. Speakers
    2. Chapter 2 Getting Online: Wi-Fi, 3G, and 4G

      1. How the Galaxy Tab Gets Online
      2. Connecting via Wi-Fi
      3. Setting Up and Managing Your Google Account
    3. Chapter 3 Navigating the Web

      1. The Galaxy Tab’s Browser
      2. Navigating a Web Page
      3. Using and Managing Tabs
      4. Web Pages Designed for Mobile Devices
      5. The Address Bar
      6. Bookmarks
      7. Syncing the Galaxy Tab’s Bookmarks with Your Computer’s
      8. Most Visited and History Lists
      9. Tapping Links
      10. Saving Online Images
      11. Copying Text, Finding Text, Getting Page Information, and More
      12. Online Privacy and Security
    4. Chapter 4 Downloading and Using Apps

      1. Android’s Free and Easy Approach to Apps
      2. Apps and Multitasking
      3. Where to Get Apps
      4. Using the Android Market
      5. Downloading Using the Android Market on the Web
      6. Downloading from the Web
      7. Downloading and Using a Bar Code Scanner
      8. Updating Apps
      9. Managing, Sharing, and Uninstalling Apps
      10. Putting an App on the Home Screen or Panes
      11. Troubleshooting Apps
      12. The Samsung Apps Store
    5. Chapter 5 Ten Great Android Apps

      1. Games
      2. Productivity
      3. Music and Pictures
      4. Information
  2. Getting Social and Finding Your Way

    1. Chapter 6 Contacts, Chat, and Video Chat

      1. How You Chat
      2. Starting Google Talk
      3. Starting a Chat Session
      4. Responding to a Chat Invitation
      5. How to Chat
      6. Video Chat
      7. Audio Chat
      8. Managing Google Talk
      9. Searching Google Talk
      10. Other Chat Apps
      11. Contacts
      12. Managing Contacts
    2. Chapter 7 Facebook, Twitter, and Other Social Apps

      1. How Do I Get Social?
      2. Using Facebook
      3. Twitter
      4. Other Social Networking Apps
    3. Chapter 8 Maps and Navigation

      1. Using Google Maps
      2. How Your Galaxy Tab Finds Your Location
      3. Searching Maps
      4. Street View
      5. Turn-by-Turn Navigation
  3. Books, Media, and Games

    1. Chapter 9 Books and Magazines

      1. Using Google Books
      2. Using the Kindle App
      3. Magazines and Newspapers
    2. Chapter 10 Music

      1. Transferring Files from Your PC and Mac to Your Galaxy Tab
      2. Playing Music
      3. Using the Google Cloud Music Player
      4. Using the Samsung Music Player
      5. Using the Music Hub
    3. Chapter 11 Camera, Photos, and Video

      1. Opening the Gallery
      2. Working with Multiple Photos
      3. Handy Options in the Gallery
      4. Sharing Photos with Picasa
      5. Videos in the Gallery
      6. Taking Still Photos
      7. Taking Video
      8. YouTube
      9. Media Hub
  4. Getting Productive

    1. Chapter 12 Gmail and Email

      1. Understanding Email on Your Tablet
      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. Gmail Settings
      11. Add a Gmail Widget
      12. Setting Up Email Accounts
      13. Reading Mail
      14. Handling Attachments and Pictures in Email
      15. Managing, Creating, and Sending Mail
      16. Account Settings
      17. Add an Email Widget
      18. Using Web-Based Mail Programs
    2. Chapter 13 Calendar

      1. Using the Calendar
      2. Geolocation and the Calendar
      3. Creating and Using a Calendar Widget
      4. Google Calendar on the Web
      5. Synchronizing Your Calendar with Outlook
      6. Corporate Calendar and Microsoft Exchange
    3. Chapter 14 Getting Work Done with Your Galaxy Tab

      1. Setting Up Your Galaxy Tab with Your Company Account
      2. Virtual Private Networking (VPN)
      3. Using Google Docs
      4. Microsoft Office
  5. Advanced Topics

    1. Chapter 15 Controlling Your Galaxy Tab with Your Voice

      1. Using the Magic of Voice Actions
      2. What You Can Do with Voice Actions
      3. How Voice Actions Is Different on a Galaxy Tab Than on a Phone
      4. Blocking Offensive Words
      5. Sending a Voice Recording
      6. Changing Your Language
    2. Chapter 16 Settings

      1. Wireless and Networks
      2. Sound
      3. Screen
      4. Power Saving Mode
      5. Location and Security
      6. Applications
      7. Accounts and Sync
      8. Motion Settings
      9. Privacy
      10. Storage
      11. Language and Input
      12. Accessibility
      13. Date & Time
      14. About Tablet
  6. Appendixes

    1. Appendix Setup, Signup, and Accessories

      1. Accessories
      2. Places to Shop
    2. Appendix Troubleshooting and Maintenance

      1. Make Sure Your Software Is Up to Date
      2. Resetting Your Galaxy Tab
      3. Correcting Email Settings
      4. Encrypting Your Galaxy Tab
      5. Finding Help