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iPad: The Missing Manual (Missing Manuals) [Paperback]

J.D. Biersdorfer
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Table of Contents

The Missing Credits; About the Author; Acknowledgments; Introduction; About This Book; Chapter 1: Set Up Your iPad; 1.1 Meet the iPad; 1.2 Meet the iPad Mini; 1.3 Turn the iPad On and Off; 1.4 Find the Home Button and Cameras; 1.5 Activate and Set Up Your iPad Over WiFi; 1.6 Activate and Set Up Your iPad via USB; 1.7 Sync Your iPad with iTunes; 1.8 Tour iTunes; 1.9 Charge the iPad Battery; 1.10 Extend Battery Life; Chapter 2: Tour Your Tablet; 2.1 Use the Home Button; 2.2 Use the Mute/Lock and Volume Buttons; 2.3 Connect Through iPad Jacks and Ports; 2.4 Add Earbuds and Earphones; 2.5 Your Home Screen Apps; 2.6 Organize Your Home Screen Icons; 2.7 Navigate Multiple Home Screens; 2.8 Make Home Screen App Folders; 2.9 Switch or Quit Open Apps; 2.10 Keep the iPad Screen Clean; Chapter 3: Interact with Your iPad; 3.1 Finger Moves for the iPad; 3.2 Use the Standard iPad Keyboard; 3.3 iPad Keyboard Shortcuts; 3.4 Use Multitasking Gestures on the iPad; 3.5 Command Your iPad with Siri; 3.6 Enter Text By Voice; 3.7 Use the Split Keyboard; 3.8 Add an External Keyboard; 3.9 Use an International or Emoji Keyboard; 3.10 Cut, Copy, Paste, and Replace Text; 3.11 Use the iPad’s Global Dictionary; 3.12 Search the iPad; 3.13 Use AirDrop to Transfer Files; 3.14 Print with Your iPad; Chapter 4: Get Online; 4.1 WiFi Versus Cellular Networks; 4.2 Get Your WiFi Connection; 4.3 Use Public WiFi Hotspots; 4.4 Use a Cellular Data Network; 4.5 Pick an AT&T Service Plan; 4.6 Pick a Verizon Service Plan; 4.7 Pick a Sprint or T-Mobile Service Plan; 4.8 Sign Up for Cellular Data Service; 4.9 Transfer an Old Data Plan to a New iPad; 4.10 Turn Cellular Data Service Off or On; 4.11 Check, Change, or Cancel Data Plans; 4.12 Use a Mobile Broadband Hotspot; 4.13 Use the iPad as a Personal Hotspot; 4.14 Make Internet Calls with FaceTime; 4.15 Use Skype to Make Internet Calls; 4.16 Travel Internationally with the iPad; Chapter 5: Surf the Web; 5.1 Take a Safari Tour; 5.2 Use Browser Tabs in Safari; 5.3 Zoom and Scroll Through Web Pages; 5.4 Use Safari Reader; 5.5 Use Safari’s Reading List; 5.6 See Links Shared From Twitter; 5.7 Jump to Other Web Pages; 5.8 Create and Use Bookmarks; 5.9 Make Home Screen Bookmarks; 5.10 Call Up Your History List; 5.11 Manage Bookmarks and Folders; 5.12 Play Favorites With Your Bookmarks; 5.13 Sync Bookmarks; 5.14 Save and Mail Images from the Web; 5.15 Stream Web Audio and Video; 5.16 Work with Online Apps; 5.17 Use iCloud Tabs; 5.18 Use the Safari Share Menu; 5.19 Use Autofill to Save Time; 5.20 Save Credit Card Numbers in Safari; 5.21 Social Networking on Your iPad; 5.22 Surf Securely; 5.23 Use Other Web Browsers; Chapter 6: Keep in Touch with Email and Messaging; 6.1 Set Up an Email Account (or Two); 6.2 Tour the Mail Program; 6.3 Read Mail; 6.4 Write and Send Email; 6.5 Format Your Messages; 6.6 Set Up a VIP Mailbox; 6.7 Customize Your Mailbox List; 6.8 Flag Messages for Later; 6.9 Manage Your Email; 6.10 Adjust Mail Settings; 6.11 Webmail On the iPad; 6.12 POP3 and IMAP Accounts on the iPad; 6.13 Send Text Messages; 6.14 Use Twitter; Chapter 7: Organize Your Life With the iPad’s Apps; 7.1 Sync Your Personal Info to the iPad; 7.2 Set Up Your Calendars; 7.3 Use the iPad Calendar; 7.4 Maintain Contacts; 7.5 Take Notes; 7.6 Track Time With the iPad’s Clock; 7.7 Use Reminders; 7.8 Use Notifications; 7.9 Visit the iPad’s Control Center; 7.10 Hang Out the “Do Not Disturb” Sign; 7.11 Set App Privacy Settings; 7.12 Find Your Way with Maps; 7.13 See Maps in Different Views; 7.14 Locate Your Position Using GPS; 7.15 Get Directions on the Map; 7.16 Use Facebook on the iPad; Chapter 8: Shop the App Store; 8.1 Go to the App Store; 8.2 Tour the App Store; 8.3 Set Up an Apple ID; 8.4 Buy, Download, and Install Apps; 8.5 Uninstall Apps; 8.6 Search for Apps; 8.7 Scale Up iPhone Apps; 8.8 Sync and Organize Apps in iTunes; 8.9 Adjust App Preferences; 8.10 Update Apps; 8.11 Troubleshoot Apps; Chapter 9: Read iBooks and ePeriodicals; 9.1 Download the iBooks App; 9.2 Go to the iBookstore; 9.3 Browse and Search for Books; 9.4 Buy and Download a Book; 9.5 Find Free iBooks; 9.6 Sync Books Using iTunes; 9.7 Read Other Ebooks on the iPad; 9.8 Read an iBook; 9.9 Change the Type in an iBook; 9.10 Search an iBook; 9.11 Use the Dictionary; 9.12 Create Bookmarks and Margin Notes; 9.13 Use iBooks Textbooks; 9.14 Delete or Rearrange iBooks; 9.15 Use Newsstand for Your ePeriodicals; 9.16 Subscribe to ePublications; 9.17 Find Newspaper and Magazine Apps; Chapter 10: Play Games; 10.1 Find iPad Games; 10.2 Play Games; 10.3 Sign Up for Game Center; 10.4 Get Social with Game Center; 10.5 More Ways to Get Your Game On; 10.6 Play Multiplayer Games in Person; 10.7 Troubleshoot Games; 10.8 An iPad Games Gallery; 10.9 Use an External Game Controller; Chapter 11: Get Productive with iWork; 11.1 Meet iWork; 11.2 Get Started with iWork; 11.3 Create Documents in Pages; 11.4 Create Spreadsheets in Numbers; 11.5 Create Presentations in Keynote; 11.6 Import, Export, and Share iWork Files; 11.7 Troubleshooting iWork Files; 11.8 Find Alternatives to iWork; Chapter 12: Sync and Share Media Files Using iTunes and iCloud; 12.1 The iTunes 11 Window: An Introduction; 12.2 How iTunes Organizes Your Content; 12.3 Where iTunes Stores Your Files; 12.4 The iTunes Store; 12.5 The Wireless iTunes Store; 12.6 Check for Downloads; 12.7 Authorize Computers for iTunes and Home Sharing; 12.8 Deauthorize Your Computer; 12.9 Automatically Sync the iPad; 12.10 Manually Sync Your iPad; 12.11 Troubleshoot Syncing Problems; 12.12 Use iTunes in the Cloud; 12.13 Use iTunes Home Sharing on Your iPad; 12.14 Stream and Mirror Files with AirPlay; 12.15 Manage Your Expectations With Up Next; 12.16 Use iTunes Match; Chapter 13: Manage and Play Music and Other Audio; 13.1 Get Music and Audio for Your iPad; 13.2 Sync Music, Audiobooks, and Podcasts; 13.3 Explore the Music Menu; 13.4 Play Music; 13.5 Play Audiobooks; 13.6 Play iTunes Radio; 13.7 Control the Now Playing Screen; 13.8 Make Playlists; 13.9 Make Genius Playlists on the iPad; 13.10 Use the Podcasts App; 13.11 Go to School at iTunes U; 13.12 Make Music with GarageBand; Chapter 14: Watch, Create, and Edit Videos; 14.1 Get Video Onto Your iPad; 14.2 Transfer Video from iTunes to iPad; 14.3 Find and Play Videos on Your iPad; 14.4 Play iPad Videos on Your TV; 14.5 Shoot Your Own Videos; 14.6 Share Your Video Clips; 14.7 Edit Videos on the iPad; 14.8 Edit Videos with iMovie; 14.9 Video Formats That Work on the iPad; 14.10 Delete Videos; Chapter 15: View, Shoot, Edit, and Manage Photos; 15.1 Get Pictures onto Your iPad; 15.2 Take Photos With the iPad’s Camera; 15.3 Take High Dynamic Range Photos; 15.4 Take Portraits with Photo Booth; 15.5 Find Pictures on Your iPad; 15.6 View Pictures on Your iPad; 15.7 Share and Print Photos; 15.8 Edit Photos on the iPad; 15.9 Use Camera Filters; 15.10 Delete Photos From Your iPad; 15.11 Use iPhoto for iPad; 15.12 Play Slideshows on Your iPad; 15.13 Play Slideshows on Your TV; 15.14 Change the iPad’s Wallpaper; Chapter 16: Back Up and Sync Your Gadgets with iCloud; 16.1 Set Up iCloud on Your iPad; 16.2 Set Up iCloud on Your Computer; 16.3 Using iWork with iCloud on the Web; 16.4 Stream Photos with iCloud; 16.5 Share Your Photo Stream; 16.6 Using Shared Photo Streams; 16.7 Lock Up Passwords on iCloud Keychain; iPad Settings; Tour the iPad’s Settings; iPad Troubleshooting and Care; Troubleshooting Basics; Reset Your iPad; Download iTunes and iTunes Updates, and Reinstall iTunes; Update Your iPad’s Software; Use iPad Backup Files; Start Over: Restore Your iPad’s Software; Find a Missing iPad; Protect Your iPad From Theft; Protect Your iPad From Damage; Find an iPad Repair Shop; AppleCare—What It Is and Whether You Need It;

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