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My HTC One®

Book Description

Step-by-step instructions with callouts to HTC One photos that show you exactly what to do

Help when you run into HTC One problems or limitations

Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your HTC One

Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your HTC One working just the way you want. Learn how to

  • Use “pre-setup” to personalize your HTC One before you even unbox it

  • Quickly master all the Android™ skills you’ll need

  • Make calls, send text messages, and efficiently manage your email

  • Use HTC Blinkfeed™ to instantly see news and social updates you care about

  • Organize your contacts, your calendar, and your life

  • Store your content safely in the cloud with Google® and Dropbox

  • Save money by making calls through Google Voice™

  • Work efficiently with HTC One in a business setting

  • Swap data with other modern Android smartphones via Android Beam™

  • Discover Google Chrome™ tricks that make web browsing faster and simpler

  • See useful time-and-place-sensitive information wherever you go–without even asking

  • Get spoken turn-by-turn directions through Google Maps™

  • Transform any call into a conference call

  • Make the most of HTC One’s powerful music, video, and image tools

  • Shoot HTC Zoe™ photos that capture the moment better than ever before

  • Read whole libraries of books and magazines on your HTC One

  • Extend your HTC One with new Google Play™ apps

  • Save power to keep your HTC One running longer

  • Table of Contents

    1. About This eBook
    2. Title Page
    3. Copyright Page
    4. Contents at a Glance
    5. Table of Contents
    6. About the Authors
    7. Dedication
    8. Acknowledgments
    9. We Want to Hear from You!
    10. Reader Services
    11. Getting to Know Your HTC One
      1. Your HTC One’s External Features
      2. First-Time Setup
      3. Fundamentals of Android 4.1.2 and HTC Sense UI
      4. Installing Synchronization Software
    12. Chapter 1. Connecting to Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and VPNs
      1. Connecting to Bluetooth Devices
      2. Wi-Fi
      3. Wi-Fi Direct
      4. Near Field Communications (NFC)
      5. Cellular Networks and Wi-Fi Calling
      6. Virtual Private Networks (VPN)
      7. Mobile Wi-Fi Hotspot
    13. Chapter 2. Customizing Your HTC One
      1. Change Your Wallpaper
      2. Changing Your Keyboard
      3. Adding Widgets to Your Home Screens
      4. System Language
      5. Accessibility Settings
      6. Sound Settings
      7. Display, Gestures, and Buttons Settings
      8. Kid Mode
    14. Chapter 3. Browsing the Web
      1. Navigating with Chrome
      2. Browsing with Bookmarks and Other Devices
      3. Managing Multiple Tabs
      4. Customizing Browser Settings
    15. Chapter 4. Email
      1. Gmail
      2. Email Application
      3. Working with the Mail App
    16. Chapter 5. Google Now and Navigation
      1. Google Now
      2. Google Maps
      3. Navigation with the Car App
    17. Chapter 6. Working with Date, Time, and Calendar
      1. Setting the Date and Time
      2. Using the Clock App
      3. Using the Calendar App
      4. Tracking Your Tasks
    18. Chapter 7. Contacts
      1. Adding Accounts
      2. Navigating the People App
      3. Adding and Managing Contacts
    19. Chapter 8. Phone and Instant Messaging
      1. Phone
      2. SMS and MMS
    20. Chapter 9. Audio, Video, Photos, and Movies
      1. Enjoying Music with the Music App
      2. Enjoying Music with Google Music
      3. Playing and Sharing Videos
      4. Taking Photos and Videos with the Camera App
      5. Enjoying Videos with the YouTube App
    21. Chapter 10. Books and Magazines
      1. Reading Books with Play Books and Kindle
      2. Reading Magazines with Play Magazines
    22. Chapter 11. Working with Android Apps
      1. Configuring Google Wallet
      2. Navigating Google Play
      3. Keeping Apps Up to Date
    23. Chapter 12. Maintaining and Troubleshooting Your HTC One
      1. Updating Android
      2. Optimizing the Battery
      3. Applications and Memory
      4. Reining In Your Data Usage
      5. Caring for the Exterior of Your HTC One
      6. Getting Help with Your HTC One
    24. Index