9780789755483

My iPhone for Seniors (Covers iOS 9 for iPhone 6s/6s Plus, 6/6 Plus, 5s/5C/5, and 4s)

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    9780789755483

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    0789755483

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 11/11/2015
  • Publisher: Que Pub
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Summary

Covers iOS 9 on iPhone 6s/6s Plus, 6/6Plus, 5S/5C, 5, and 4S


March 21, 2016 Update: A new iPhone SE was announced today by Apple. The content of this book is applicable to this new phone. 


This new edition of the best-selling My iPhone for Seniors book helps you quickly get started with iOS 9—Apple’s newest operating system—and use its features to look up information and perform day-to-day activities from anywhere, any time.

  • Step-by-step instructions with callouts to iPhone photos that show you exactly what to do

  • Help when you run into problems or limitations

  • Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your iPhone

    The full-color, step-by-step tasks–in legible print–walk you through getting and keeping your iPhone working just the way you want. Learn how to: 


  •  Connect to the Internet, Bluetooth devices, Wi-Fi networks, and other iPhones, iPod touches, and iPads; take advantage of AirDrop to instantly share with other iOS and Mac users around you

  • Use Siri to get information, write texts and emails, set reminders/appointments, and more just by speaking to your iPhone
  • Customize your iPhone with folders, wallpaper, ringtones, and much more
  • Configure and sync your information, and efficiently manage contacts, reminders, and calendars
  • Communicate via FaceTime videoconferences, conference calls, text, email, and more
  • Make the most of Safari to browse the Web and Mail to manage all of your email from one Inbox
  • Listen to podcasts, find your way with Maps, and use other great iPhone apps
  • Capture and edit photos and video; use the great camera features such as burst, timed and time-lapse photos, slow-motion video, and Live Photos
  • View your photos, use them for wallpaper, and add them to your contacts or share them via email, AirDrop, and texts; use iCloud to automatically save and share your photos
  • Find, download, install, and use awesome iPhone apps
  • Take advantage of iCloud to keep your content and information in sync on all your devices

 

BONUS MATERIAL

Register Your Book at www.quepublishing.com/register to access Chapter 16, “Maintaining and Protecting Your iPhone and Solving Problems,”  updates and Bonus Chapter, “Finding and Listening to Music.”

 

 

Author Biography

Brad Miser has written extensively about technology, with his favorite topics being the amazing “i” devices, especially the iPhone, that make it possible to take our lives with us while we are on the move. In addition to My iPhone, Ninth Edition, Brad has written many other books, including My iPhone for Seniors, Second Edition; and My Pages, Keynote, and Numbers. He has also been an author, development editor, or technical editor for more than 50 other titles.

 

Brad is or has been a sales support specialist, the director of product and customer services, and the manager of education and support services for several software development companies. Previously, he was the lead proposal specialist for an aircraft engine manufacturer, a development editor for a computer book publisher, and a civilian aviation test officer/engineer for the U.S. Army. Brad holds a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo and has received advanced education in maintainability engineering, business, and other topics.

 

Brad would love to hear about your experiences with this book (the good, the bad, and the ugly). You can write to him at bradmiser@icloud.com.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Getting Started with Your iPhone
Chapter 2: Connecting Your iPhone to the Internet, Bluetooth Devices, and iPhones/iPods/iPads
Chapter 3: Setting Up and Using iCloud and Other Online Accounts
Chapter 4: Configuring an iPhone to Suit Your Preferences
Chapter 5: Working with iTunes on Your Computer
Chapter 6: Downloading Apps, Music, Movies, TV Shows, and More onto Your iPhone
Chapter 7: Managing Contacts
Chapter 8: Communicating with the Phone and FaceTime Apps
Chapter 9: Sending, Receiving, and Managing Email
Chapter 10: Sending, Receiving, and Managing Texts and iMessages
Chapter 11: Managing Calendars, Reminders, and Clocks
Chapter 12: Working with Siri
Chapter 13: Surfing the Web
Chapter 14: Finding and Listening to Music
Chapter 15: Working with Photos and Video You Take with Your iPhone
Chapter 16: Using Other Cool iPhone Apps and Features
Chapter 17: Maintaining and Protecting Your iPhone and Solving Problems

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