Samsung Galaxy Tabs For Dummies
By Dan Gookin
Publisher: Wiley / For Dummies
Final Release Date: December 2013
Pages: 320
  • Use the touchscreen interface, browse the web, and access social media
  • Send and receive e-mail and texts, take photos, and video chat
  • Shop for apps, books, music, games, movies, and more

Explore the Galaxy with Dan Gookin - the fun and easy way!

Blast into the Samsung Galaxy and experience your tablet in a whole new way. Whether you want to use your tablet to stay in touch, surf the web, snap snappy photos, or stay on top of work, this easy-to-read guide written by all-star For Dummies author Dan Gookin will help you get the most out of your Galaxy Note or Galaxy Tab and all its amazing features.

  • A Galaxy in your hands — find your way around your Galaxy tablet, customize your settings, and access your Google account
  • Make contact — reach out to family and friends with e-mail and texting, browse the web, video chat, and connect with social media
  • Seeing stars — turn your Galaxy tablet into the ultimate media center with apps, games, books, music, movies, and more
  • Nuts and bolts — ride the mobile data connection and stay connected with Wi-Fi, activate Bluetooth, and personalize your Galaxy
  • Voyage of discovery — get from here to there with Google Maps, take your tablet on the road, and keep your Galaxy happy

Open the book and find:

  • Tips on setting up your Galaxy tablet and working with the built-in apps
  • Details on text editing and Google voice typing
  • Info on staying connected with your online family and friends
  • The skinny on web browsing and using e-mail
  • How to turn your Galaxy tablet into a phone or video conferencing tool
  • Hints for taking fantastic photos and video
  • Tips on managing your music
  • Where to find and download apps for any interest
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Not applicable to Galaxy Tab S

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  • Accurate
  • Concise
  • Easy to understand
  • Helpful examples
  • Well-written


  • Does Not Cover Tab S

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  • Intermediate

Comments about oreilly Samsung Galaxy Tabs For Dummies:

I hope that it will be revised to cover the Samsung Galaxy Tab S. I think it will then prove more useful.

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