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Using iCloud tabs

From: iOS 7: iPhone and iPad Essential Training

Video: Using iCloud tabs

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Using iCloud tabs

to System Preferences, I'll select iCloud, and all I Now let's look at a feature called iCloud tabs, need to do here is check Safari. which allows you to sync the open tabs in That gives me a message letting me know that the information on my Safari with your other iOS devices, and with any Mac will be uploaded to iCloud, and merged with bookmarks stored in Safari. Macs running Safari on OS X Mountain Lion or later. I'm okay with that, so I'll click merge. For example, say you were reading an article And that's all the setup you need to do on the Mac. on a magazine website in Safari on your Now before we switch over to iPhone, notice we Mac at home, but before you finish reading, have three tabs open in Safari on my Mac. you have to leave to catch a train. I have lynda.com homepage, I have Apple's iPhone 5S tech specs page, and I As long as you leave your Safari window open on your Mac, you can open have thejellybricks.com. Safari on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch on the train and have instant access Alright, so here on my iPhone, I go to Settings, iCloud. to the pages that are open on your computer, and pick up where you left off. And here I just have to make sure the Safari switch So let's take a look at how to set this up, now you can also sync between iOS device only like an iPad and an iPhone. is set to on, which it already is in this case. But if you want to sync with the desktop version of the Safari, Now, I'll go to Safari, and on the iPhone it has to be on a Mac running OS X Mountain Lion or later. and iPod Touch, to get to your iCloud tabs, tap This feature is currently unavailable to Windows users. the Pages button in the lower right hand corner, and then scroll to the bottom of all the open pages. So here on my mac, I'm going to go Here I'll see all the pages that are open on any of my devices that are using iCloud tabs on the same Apple ID. So, in this case, I see both my Mac and another iPhone I've named Original iPhone 5S, on which I also have iCloud tabs. But you can see, I have a Mac here called BoothMac Pro, which is the Mac I'm currently recording on. And, all I need to do here is tap one of these items to open it. And it opens here in Safari. Now, if you're on an iPad, you'll access iCloud tabs by tapping the cloud icon here at the top of the screen. Since there's more room on an iPad screen, you don't have a pages button like you have on the iPhone or iPod Touch, but instead you have this plus button is you want to add more pages.

And again, icloud tabs are accessed with the cloud button next to it, and the Now, I'll go to Safari, and on the iPhone really nice thing about using icloud tabs, is and iPod Touch, to get to your iCloud tabs, tap that these tabs will stay constantly in sync. the Pages button in the lower right hand corner, and So for example, if I browse to another page here on lynda.com on my iPhone, for instance I go to the audio page here, and then scroll to the bottom of all the open pages.

then I come back to Safari on my Mac and click on Here I'll see all the pages that the iCloud button, I'll see the list of my devices here as well. are open on any of my devices that are using iCloud tabs on the same Apple ID. And here's the page I just opened on my iPhone. So I can click any of these pages to start reading them on my Mac. So, in this case, I see both my Mac and another iPhone So this is a really easy way to keep your browsing synced across your devices. I've named Original iPhone 5S, on which I also have iCloud tabs. Now if for some reason you don't want a page reviewing on your Mac to show up on But you can see, I have a Mac here called your ios devices, you can either go back to system preferences and uncheck Safari BoothMac Pro, which is the Mac I'm currently recording on. Or you can temporarily enable Private Browsing And, all I need to do here is tap one of these items to open it. by going to Safari > Private Browsing. And it opens here in Safari. And Now, if you're on an iPad, you'll access iCloud tabs by tapping the cloud icon here at the top of the screen. with that turned on any pages or tabs you open will stay on your Mac only and won't get synced to your devices. Since there's more room on an iPad screen, you don't have a pages button like you have on Now if you decide to turn iCloud tabs off on your the iPhone or iPod Touch, but instead you have iPhone or other IOS device by going to Settings >iCloud, and this plus button is you want to add more pages. turning Safari off, you'll get this message asking you what you want to do with any of the iCloud Safari data on your device. And again, icloud tabs are accessed with the cloud button next to it, and the Keep on My iPhone keeps everything as it currently is, meaning the pages that you might have opened that were really nice thing about using icloud tabs, is synced from your Mac will stay open, but you'll no longer be synced after that. that these tabs will stay constantly in sync. Delete from My iPhone will remove all the data you synced over. That's how to sync your browsing data between your devices using iCloud tabs. So for example, if I browse to another page here on lynda.com on my iPhone, for instance I go to the audio page here, and

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iOS 7: iPhone and iPad Essential Training

127 video lessons · 20733 viewers

Garrick Chow
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  1. 4m 46s
    1. Welcome
      1m 6s
    2. What's new in iOS 7?
      3m 40s
  2. 55m 0s
    1. A tour of the device
      5m 29s
    2. The Lock and Home screens
      2m 39s
    3. Accessing and using Control Center
      4m 37s
    4. Choosing and controlling your sounds
      5m 24s
    5. Learning finger gestures
      4m 1s
    6. Connecting to Wi-Fi networks
      3m 31s
    7. Using the Notification Center
      5m 41s
    8. Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, and Vimeo integration
      4m 59s
    9. Setting up an Apple ID with your iOS device
      4m 21s
    10. Customizing your wallpaper
      4m 40s
    11. Multitasking
      2m 48s
    12. Sharing files with AirDrop
      2m 53s
    13. Enabling and using Touch ID
      3m 57s
  3. 20m 58s
    1. Understanding the keyless keyboard
      4m 24s
    2. Fixing typos and using autocorrection
      6m 39s
    3. Exploring Select, Cut, Copy, and Paste
      3m 3s
    4. Accessing hidden shortcuts
      1m 40s
    5. Syncing a Bluetooth keyboard
      1m 53s
    6. Adding international and emoji keyboards
      3m 19s
  4. 39m 52s
    1. Connecting your device to your Mac or PC
      5m 37s
    2. Syncing music, movies, and ringtones
      7m 30s
    3. Syncing photos from a Mac
      6m 5s
    4. Syncing photos from a PC
      3m 25s
    5. Syncing contacts and calendars from a Mac
      3m 54s
    6. Syncing contacts and calendars from a PC
      3m 13s
    7. Understanding your backup options
      3m 50s
    8. Using wireless syncing
      2m 24s
    9. Using iTunes Match
      3m 54s
  5. 56m 16s
    1. Basic phone activities
      3m 9s
    2. Adding and managing favorites
      3m 11s
    3. Accessing voicemail
      3m 12s
    4. Receiving calls
      5m 44s
    5. Blocking numbers
      2m 45s
    6. Using the iPhone during a call
      5m 10s
    7. Using FaceTime
      5m 50s
    8. Making conference calls
      3m 1s
    9. Adding recent calls to your contacts
      1m 35s
    10. Sharing contacts
      2m 51s
    11. Assigning photos and ringtones to specific contacts
      3m 34s
    12. Using the included headset
      2m 47s
    13. Using a Bluetooth headset
      3m 34s
    14. Texting and using iMessages
      9m 53s
  6. 39m 0s
    1. Importing email accounts from your computer
      1m 50s
    2. Setting up Exchange, iCloud, Gmail, Yahoo!, or AOL email accounts
      4m 20s
    3. Setting up other types of email accounts
      2m 30s
    4. Keeping your iOS device email synced with your computer
      4m 32s
    5. Composing email
      4m 47s
    6. Receiving and reading email
      9m 22s
    7. Assigning VIPs
      2m 44s
    8. Searching your mailboxes
      1m 51s
    9. Setting mail options
      7m 4s
  7. 33m 34s
    1. Web browsing with Safari
      8m 11s
    2. Saving bookmarks and viewing the History list
      6m 29s
    3. Saving images
      2m 28s
    4. Completing forms and using AutoFill
      4m 34s
    5. Using Reader and the Reading List
      2m 11s
    6. Getting some privacy
      1m 54s
    7. Using iCloud tabs
      3m 43s
    8. Using iCloud Keychain
      4m 4s
  8. 35m 41s
    1. Browsing your library
      3m 6s
    2. Playing and controlling music
      7m 17s
    3. Playing and controlling video
      2m 37s
    4. Using the included earbud controls
      3m 0s
    5. Playing and controlling video
      6m 7s
    6. Adjusting your Music settings
      6m 26s
    7. Browsing and buying with the iTunes app
      4m 8s
    8. Using AirPlay to stream content from your device to an Apple TV
      3m 0s
  9. 51m 12s
    1. Shooting still photos with your device
      6m 48s
    2. Shooting in HDR
      2m 7s
    3. Shooting panoramas
      2m 34s
    4. Viewing, organizing, and editing photos
      9m 45s
    5. Shooting video
      2m 47s
    6. Shooting slow motion (iPhone 5s)
      3m 23s
    7. Shooting in burst mode (iPhone 5s)
      1m 38s
    8. Viewing and editing video
      2m 33s
    9. Taking screenshots
      1m 23s
    10. Sharing photos and video
      6m 27s
    11. Creating albums
      2m 57s
    12. Syncing your photos with a photo stream
      4m 9s
    13. Creating a shared photo stream
      4m 41s
  10. 22m 39s
    1. Getting your location with Maps
      3m 57s
    2. Finding addresses and nearby businesses
      3m 37s
    3. Bookmarking locations
      3m 12s
    4. Getting directions
      4m 15s
    5. Showing traffic and alternative maps
      2m 48s
    6. Using 3D and Flyover views
      2m 34s
    7. Using the Compass app
      2m 16s
  11. 28m 17s
    1. Adding events to your calendar
      10m 55s
    2. Subscribing to calendars
      2m 34s
    3. Setting Time Zone Support
      2m 21s
    4. Using the Clock app
      7m 4s
    5. Setting reminders
      5m 23s
  12. 6m 11s
    1. Using the Notes app
      3m 4s
    2. Using the Voice Memos app
      3m 7s
  13. 11m 48s
    1. Passbook
      6m 6s
    2. Stocks
      2m 32s
    3. Calculator
      50s
    4. Weather
      2m 20s
  14. 20m 51s
    1. Browsing the App Store through iTunes
      6m 3s
    2. Browsing the App Store on your iOS device
      6m 15s
    3. Purchasing apps
      7m 24s
    4. Finding app settings
      1m 9s
  15. 25m 38s
    1. Airplane mode
      2m 25s
    2. Wi-Fi
      3m 2s
    3. Do Not Disturb
      4m 7s
    4. The About section
      2m 27s
    5. Usage
      4m 10s
    6. Date & Time settings
      1m 25s
    7. Restrictions
      3m 21s
    8. Privacy
      4m 41s
  16. 14m 28s
    1. Using Auto-Lock
      1m 22s
    2. Using Passcode Lock
      6m 1s
    3. Using Find My iPhone and Activation Lock
      7m 5s
  17. 17m 52s
    1. Introducing Siri
      9m 26s
    2. Listening and responding to messages
      4m 1s
    3. Setting reminders
      2m 51s
    4. Dictating in apps
      1m 34s
  18. 16m 33s
    1. Begin by restarting
      1m 6s
    2. Force-quitting apps
      1m 3s
    3. Rebooting
      43s
    4. Resetting
      1m 47s
    5. Erasing and restoring
      4m 32s
    6. Checking for updates
      1m 41s
    7. Optimizing battery life
      5m 41s
  19. 32s
    1. Goodbye
      32s

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