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Author: Craig James Johnston
Publisher: Indianapolis, Ind. : Que Pub., ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Presents a step-by-step guide to the features and functions of Droid phones, covering such topics as Google Voice, email, playing music and videos, connecting to the Internet, and downloading apps.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Electronic book
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Johnston, Craig James, 1967-
My Droid.
Indianapolis, Ind. : Que Pub., ©2012
(DLC) 2012359108
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Craig James Johnston
ISBN: 9780132861373 0132861372
OCLC Number: 780164792
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 437 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Prologue: Getting to Know Your DROID 3What Is DROID? 3Your DROID's External Features 4Fundamentals of Android 23Installing Synchronization Software 421 Contacts 47Adding Accounts 47Working with Contacts (DROID Pro and CHARGE) 52Adding and Managing Contacts 62People (DROID Incredible 2) 74Dialer (DROID X2 and DROID 3) 83Adding a Contact to Your Home Screen 932 Using the Phone and Google Voice 97Getting to Know the Phone Application (DROID 3, DROID Pro, DROID X2, and DROID CHARGE) 97Getting to Know the Phone Application (DROID Incredible 2) 99Receiving a Call (DROID 3, DROID Pro, and DROID X2) 101Receiving a Call (DROID Incredible 2) 101Receiving a Call (DROID CHARGE) 102Handling Missed Calls 102Placing a Call (DROID3, DROID Pro, DROID CHARGE, and DROID X2) 103Placing a Call (DROID Incredible 2) 108Configuring the Phone Application 112Google Voice 1203 Audio and Video 133The Music Application-Audio (DROID 2, Pro, X2, CHARGE) 133Managing Playlists (DROID 3, Pro, X2, CHARGE) 138The Music Application-Audio (DROID Incredible 2) 141Managing Playlists (DROID Incredible 2) 144Playing and Sharing Videos with the Gallery Application (DROID CHARGE) 147Playing and Sharing Videos with the Gallery Application (DROID Incredible 2) 152Playing and Sharing Videos with the Gallery Application (DROID 3, X2, and Pro) 154Recording Videos with the Camera Application (DROID CHARGE) 158Recording Videos with the Camera Application (DROID X2 and Pro) 160Recording Videos with the Camera Application (DROID 3) 163Recording Videos with the Camera Application (DROID Incredible 2) 165YouTube 167Amazon MP3 1704 Connecting to Bluetooth,Wi-Fi, and VPNs 177Connecting to Bluetooth Devices 177Wi-Fi 181Cellular Networks (GSM-DROID Pro and Incredible 2) 186Cellular Networks (CDMA-All DROIDs) 188Virtual Private Networks (VPN) 1893G Mobile Hotspot 1925 Emailing 205Gmail 205Setting Up Email Accounts 215Working with the Messaging Application (DROID 3,Pro, X2) 243Working with the Email Application (DROID CHARGE) 248Working with the Email Application (DROID Incredible 2) 2566 Browsing the Web 265Navigating with the Browser 265Managing Bookmarks,Most Visited, and History 269Managing Multiple Windows 280Customizing Browser Settings 2817 Text and Multimedia Messaging 287Text Messaging Application 2878 Date,Time, and Calendar 307Setting the Date and Time 307Alarm & Timer Application (DROID 3, Pro, X2) 309Clock Application (DROID CHARGE and Incredible 2) 312Using the Calendar Application 3219 Taking, Storing, and Viewing Pictures 337Using the Camera 337Viewing and Managing Your Photos 349Synchronizing Photos with Your Computer 36310 Working with Android Applications 373Configuring Google Checkout 373Navigating Android Market 375Browsing Apps by Category 376Deleting Applications 381Keeping Applications Up to Date 38611 Customizing Your DROID 389Change Your Wallpaper 389Using Scenes (HTC DROIDs only) 394Using Profiles (Motorola DROIDs Only) 396Using Skins (HTC DROIDs only) 397Changing Your Keyboard 399Adding Widgets to Your Home Screens 402Region and Language 405Accessibility Settings 406Search Settings 40812 Maintaining DROID and Solving Problems 411Updating Android 411Battery Optimizing 413Index 422
Responsibility: Craig James Johnston.


Now fully updated, "My DROID" provides simple yet complete information on getting the most from the DROID. The book uses a "learn by doing" approach and includes only the background and technical  Read more...


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