Meet the iPad and iOS 5 - Jeff Carlson

Meet the iPad and iOS 5

Artist Jeff Carlson

  • Release Date: 2011-10-12
  • Genre: Computers
Score: 3.5
From 318 Ratings


This hands-on guide steers you through how to navigate the home screen; launch, run, and switch between apps; use the magical Smart Cover to put to sleep and wake your iPad; change and lock screen orientation, adjust screen brightness; and conserve battery life.

You'll learn how to master Multi-Touch gestures, work with text, shoot video and photos using the two built-in cameras, make FaceTime calls, sync files and content with a iCloud, connect to the Internet using a Wi-Fi or 3G network, link up with Bluetooth devices, mirror video, and search using Spotlight.

This practical, approachable guide by Apple guru Jeff Carlson will quickly help you get the most out of your iPad 2 with iOS 5!

Table of Contents:
Power On and Set Up the iPad
iPad Essentials
Multi-Touch Gestures
Work with Text
Connect to the Internet Using Wi-Fi
Connect to the Internet Using 3G
Use iCloud
Read Notifications
Connect to Bluetooth Devices


  • Thorough review of iOS 5

    By deb's new music
    A quick read, and the tips are valuable. I learned some new shortcuts that I will use often.