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You'll discover how to navigate the many options in Settings so you're up and running quickly, and learn important techniques - such as searching and copying text - for using your iPhone effectively. You'll also get help with many specific iPhone questions, including these:

  • How does my iPhone know where it is?

  • How do I manage my network connections?

  • How can I type faster so it's more fun to use?

  • How do I transfer photos to and from my iPhone?

  • How do the many volume control options function?

  • How do I attach a Bluetooth headset?

  • Can I delete a third-party app, but get it back later?

  • How do I buy or make ringtones?

  • What do I need to know before I travel abroad?

  • How do I put an often-used Web page on my Home screen?

  • How do I use iPhone tethering to connect my laptop to the Internet?

  • How do I set up an ad-hoc, peer-to-peer Bluetooth network?

  • How do I get started with syncing via Exchange?

  • What are the pros and cons of jailbreaking?

  • I'm a Unix geek. How to I get root access?

Plus, you'll find detailed troubleshooting techniques to use if you run into a problem, including:

  • Safari problems

  • Syncing problems

  • Internet connection problems

  • Freezes, crashes, and mysterious buggy behavior

  • Restoring an ailing iPhone from a backup

  • Determining if you need a hardware repair

  • How to deal with passwords and security issues

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