iPhone for Seniors for Dummies
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|Format: ||Paperback, 480 pages, 5th Revised edition Edition|
|Other Information: ||Illustrated|
|Published In: ||United States, 01 November 2015|
iPhone For Seniors For Dummies, 5th Edition (9781119137764) is now being published as iPhone For Seniors For Dummies, 5th Edition (9781119293484). While this version features an older Dummies cover and design, the content is the same as the new release and should not be considered a different product. Learn to navigate the iPhone like a pro Learning to use new technology can be a bit of a challenge for seniors, especially now that smartphones are more like mobile computers. iPhone For Seniors For Dummies, 5th Edition is a full-color text that guides you through easy-to-understand lessons in iPhone features and functions. This step-by-step reference explains how to use the most basic of your phone's capabilities, such as making calls and sending text messages. Additionally, this newly revised book walks you through the most exciting features of your iPhone's hardware and software, from downloading new apps to keeping your data and your phone safe. With a larger font size and illustrations, this senior-friendly resource presents information in an accessible way. iPhones are among the most popular smartphones in the world, but learning how to use one can prove difficult if you're not up to date on the latest technology. To keep up with the cool kids and make sure to use a reference that fits your needs! * Start from the very beginning by covering buying and getting started with your iPhone * Explore your new phone's accessibility features, and dive into more complicated features as you build your understanding of the iPhone's technology * Discover new forms of entertainment, such as surfing the web on mobile Safari, exploring new mobile apps, buying and reading iBooks, buying and listening to music on iTunes, and searching for interesting videos on YouTube * Protect your new phone with key safety and maintenance best practices iPhone For Seniors For Dummies, 5th Edition guides you through the seemingly chaotic world of your new phone, helping you make sense of its features and functions.
Table of Contents
Introduction 1 Part I: Making the iPhone Work for You 5 Chapter 1: Buying Your iPhone 7 Chapter 2: Looking Over the Home Screen .23 Chapter 3: Getting Going 55 Part II: Start Using Your iPhone 67 Chapter 4: Making and Receiving Calls .69 Chapter 5: Managing Contacts 85 Chapter 6: Using Handy Utilities 105 Chapter 7: Making Your iPhone More Accessible 119 Chapter 8: Talking to Your iPhone with Siri 139 Chapter 9: Getting Social with FaceTime, Twitter, and iMessage 157 Part III: Taking the Leap Online 179 Chapter 10: Browsing the Internet with Safari 181 Chapter 11: Working with Email in Mail 207 Chapter 12: Shopping the iTunes Store 229 Chapter 13: Expanding Your iPhone Horizons with Apps 245 Part IV: Having Fun and Consuming Media 257 Chapter 14: Using Your iPhone as an E-Reader 259 Chapter 15: Playing with Music on iPhone 279 Chapter 16: Playing with Photos 291 Chapter 17: Getting the Most Out of Video Features 313 Chapter 18: Playing Games 323 Chapter 19: Finding Your Way with Maps 337 Part V: Managing Your Life and Your iPhone 357 Chapter 20: Getting in Step with Health 359 Chapter 21: Keeping On Schedule with Calendar and Clock 371 Chapter 22: Working with Reminders and Notifications 389 Chapter 23: Making Notes 405 Chapter 24: Getting the News You Need 423 Chapter 25: Troubleshooting and Maintaining Your iPhone 431 Index 445
About the Author
Nancy C. Muir is the owner of a writing and consulting company that specializes in business and technology topics. She has authored more than 100 books, including Computers For Seniors For Dummies and iPad For Seniors For Dummies. Nancy holds a certificate in Distance Learning Design and has taught Internet safety at the college level.
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