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Book description

In this ebook, email expert Joe Kissell shares his real-world recommendations about the best ways to use the Mail app on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch, helping you to develop a successful mobile email strategy for iOS 6. You'll get advice and directions for how to set up your accounts, receive email, read and send email, and file messages. You'll also learn to solve connection problems and work around feature limitations.

Special topics include handling Gmail and iCloud email accounts.

Table of Contents

  1. Read Me First
    1. Updates and More
    2. Basics
    3. What’s New in the Fourth Edition
  2. Introduction
  3. iOS Mail Quick Start
  4. Learn iOS Mail Basics
    1. Check Your Mail
    2. Compose and Send a Message
    3. Change Your From Address
    4. Send Mail from Another App
    5. Work with Attachments
    6. Use Data Detectors
    7. Search for Mail Messages
  5. Understand Email Account Options
    1. Email Protocols
    2. Push vs. Fetch
    3. iCloud Special Features
    4. Gmail Curiosities
  6. Develop a Mobile Mail Strategy
    1. Learn Mail’s Strengths and Limitations
    2. Decide Which Account(s) to Use
    3. Optimize Your Mailboxes
  7. Configure Email Accounts
    1. Account Setup Basics
    2. Sync Accounts with iTunes
    3. Add an Account Manually
    4. Adjust Account Settings
    5. Gmail Setup Tips
    6. Delete an Account
  8. Troubleshoot Email Problems
    1. Network Problems
    2. Can’t Receive POP Mail
    3. Can’t Send Mail
    4. Other Suggestions
  9. About This Book
    1. Ebook Extras
    2. About the Author
    3. Author’s Acknowledgements
    4. Shameless Plug
    5. About the Publisher
  10. Copyright and Fine Print
  11. Featured Titles