Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Get to Know Your iPad

    1. Turn the iPad On and Off

    2. Find the Home Button

    3. Set Up and Activate Your iPad

    4. Install iTunes on Your Computer

    5. Connect to Your Computer

    6. Set Up Your iPad in iTunes

    7. Disconnect from Your Computer

    8. Work with iTunes

    9. Sync Your iPad Wirelessly with iTunes

    10. Use the Mute/Lock and Volume Buttons

    11. Connect Through iPad Jacks and Ports

    12. Add Earbuds and Earphones

    13. Tour the Home Screen Icons

    14. Make Home Screen App Folders

    15. Use the Home Button to Switch Apps

    16. Charge the iPad Battery

    17. Extend Battery Life

    18. Keep the iPad Screen Clean

  2. Chapter 2 Interact with Your iPad

    1. Finger Moves for the iPad

    2. Use the Standard iPad Keyboard

    3. iPad Keyboard Shortcuts

    4. Use Multitasking Gestures on the iPad

    5. Use the Split Keyboard

    6. Add an External Keyboard

    7. Use an International Keyboard

    8. Cut, Copy, Paste, and Replace Text

    9. Use the iPad’s Global Dictionary

    10. Search the iPad

    11. 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 a 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. Use Browser Tabs in Safari

    3. Zoom and Scroll Through Web Pages

    4. Use Safari Reader

    5. Use the Safari Reading List

    6. Jump to Other Web Pages

    7. Use Autofill to Save Time

    8. Create and Use Bookmarks

    9. Make Home Screen Bookmarks

    10. Call Up Your History List

    11. Edit and Organize Bookmarks and Folders

    12. Sync Your Bookmarks

    13. Save and Mail Images from the Web

    14. Stream Web Audio and Video

    15. Work with Online Apps

    16. Social Networking on the iPad

    17. Use Safari Security

  5. Chapter 5 Keep in Touch with Email

    1. Set Up an Email Account (or Two)

    2. Tour the Mail Program

    3. Read Mail

    4. Write and Send Email

    5. Format Your Messages

    6. Manage Your Email

    7. Adjust Mail Settings

    8. Webmail on the iPad

    9. POP3 and IMAP Accounts on the iPad

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

    1. Set Up Your Calendars

    2. Use the iPad Calendar

    3. Maintain Contacts

    4. Take Notes

    5. Use Twitter

    6. Use iMessage

    7. Use Reminders

    8. Use Notifications

    9. Use Newsstand for Your E-Periodicals

    10. Use the Camera for Photos and Videos

    11. Make Video Calls with FaceTime

    12. Take Portraits with Photo Booth

    13. Watch YouTube Clips

    14. Find Your Way with Maps

    15. Locate Your Position Using GPS

    16. Get Directions on the Map

    17. View Photos

    18. Watch Videos

    19. Listen to Music

    20. 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 Apple ID

    4. Buy, Download, and Install Apps

    5. Uninstall Apps

    6. Search for Apps

    7. Scale Up iPhone Apps

    8. Organize Apps in iTunes

    9. Adjust App Preferences

    10. Update Apps

    11. Troubleshoot Apps

  8. Chapter 8 Read iBooks and 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 for 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. Get Social with Game Center

    5. Play Multiplayer Games in Person

    6. Troubleshoot Games

    7. 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 Sync and Share Media Files Using iTunes and iCloud

    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 in the Cloud

    20. Use iTunes Match

    21. Use iTunes Home Sharing on Your iPad

    22. Stream and Mirror 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. Get Album Art in iTunes

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

    19. Set Up Multiple iTunes Libraries

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

  13. Chapter 13 Play Music and Other Audio

    1. Get Music and Audio for Your iPad

    2. Explore the Music Menu

    3. Play Music

    4. Play Audiobooks and Podcasts

    5. Control the Now Playing Screen

    6. Make Playlists

    7. Make Genius Playlists on the iPad

    8. 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 Your 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 Back Up and Sync Your Gadgets with iCloud

    1. Set Up iCloud on Your iPad

    2. Set Up iCloud on Your Computer

    3. Using iWork with iCloud on the Web

    4. Share and Stream Photos with iCloud

  1. Appendix iPad Settings

    1. Tour the iPad’s Settings

  2. Appendix iPad Troubleshooting and Care

    1. Troubleshooting Basics

    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