Samsung Galaxy S 4 For Dummies
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Explore a world of possibilities with your Samsung Galaxy S 4 smartphone
Everything’s more exciting when you’ve got the Galaxy in your hand. Let For Dummies be your guide to getting the most out of your Galaxy S 4. You’ll cruise through the smartphone basics and set up process before moving on to the fun stuff like staying in touch with e-mail and texting, surfing the web, navigating with maps, shooting and sharing photos and video, watching movies, listening to music, and so much more. Whether you’re entering the smartphone world for the first time or just moving up to the Galaxy S 4, you’ll stay on course with this one-of-a-kind reference.
- Provides easy-to-understand advice to help you find your way around your Galaxy S 4 smartphone, get to know all the built-in features, and start making calls
- Explains the Galaxy S 4 features using full-color screenshots and images and step-by-step instructions on accessing the Internet, sending and receiving e-mail, texting, taking photos, recording videos, downloading apps, managing your calendar, and organizing your contacts
- Shows you easy ways to customize your Galaxy S 4 for your needs with cool apps and accessories
You’ll experience the world in a whole new way with this spectacular smartphone and Samsung Galaxy S 4 For Dummies by your side!
the information on the advantages of each approach so that you can decide which one will work best for you. That way, you won’t have the frustration of 88 Part II: Communications ishing you had done it another way before you put 500 of your best friends w in the wrong filing system. Bringing It All Together Your phone wants you to have the ability to communicate with everyone you would ever want to in any way that you know how to talk to them. This is a tall order, and your Galaxy S 4 makes
gold, that contact is a Favorite. If not, they’re not. To make them a star, tap on the blank outline of the star. To demote them from stardom but not delete them, tap on the gold star. You won’t immediately see a difference in your contacts other than the appearance of the gold star. When you open your Phone, however, this contact now appears under your Favorites tab. This is like a mini contact database. This is shown in Figure 6-16. It looks similar in structure to a regular contact database,
Requests • Groups ✓ Sync Contacts: This option brings back the screen from Figure 8-12 in case you want to change your Sync status. There are lots of combinations and permutations for Facebook. Choose wisely. Rating and Uninstalling Your Apps Providing feedback to an application is an important part of the maintaining the strength of the Android community. It’s your responsibility to honestly rate applications. (Or you can blow it off and just take advantage of the work others have put
section. • Email: Send the image as an attachment with your primary e-mail account. • Bluetooth: Send images to devices, such as a laptop or phone, linked with a Bluetooth connection. • Group Play: This is an application that allows you to share with DLNA and Wi-Fi devices. DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) is a trade group of several consumer electronics firms to create an in-home network among compatible devices. The goal is to make it easier to share music, videos, and
sort your images. Gallery has limited control over your folders. Picasa, in contrast, can get very granular on how you set up your image folder hierarchy. You can get fancy, or you can keep it very simple. Your choice. Saving to Picasa is easier than sending an e-mail if you have a Gmail account. Tap the Picasa sharing option, and it will upload that image. I can now create a folder to store the image, edit the image, or share it on other web services. All this is as easy as pie! 10 Playing