A Collection of Images from iCloud and iTunes Match In A Day For Dummies

You can use iCloud and iTunes Match from your computer or from your device. These screenshots from iCloud & iTunes Match In A Day For Dummies show you how.

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The Create an Apple ID screen

Use an existing e-mail address or create an iCloud e-mail address to use with your iCloud account.

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iCloud options for an iPad

When you’ve verified your account, you see the iCloud settings screen.

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iCloud preferences screen

iCloud preferences shows your account name and apps that are on iCloud.

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Turn on a cellular data network

On iOS devices with 3G or 4G, you can choose to access your cellular data network when Wi-Fi isn’t available.

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Turn off iCloud for a particular app

Choose what to do with previously synched information from that app.

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The Windows iCloud Control Panel

To use iCloud with Windows, use the iCloud Control Panel.

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Upload contacts from Outlook

Choose which contacts you want to upload from Outlook.

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Photo Stream folders

Choose the upload and download folders you want Photo Stream to access.

9

Find documents stored on iCloud

Click the iCloud button to see the documents created with that app that are stored on iCloud.

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Save documents on iCloud

Choose iCloud from the Where menu to save your document on iCloud.

11

Turn on iCloud for specific apps on your device

Turn on iCloud-enabled apps in the app-specific settings.

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See documents stored on iCloud from your device

Tap iCloud to see documents stored there.

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Open documents on iCloud from your device

Open documents stored on iCloud.

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Upload documents to iCloud

An arrow indicates a file that hasn’t been uploaded to iCloud.

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Download documents from iCloud

Download documents from iCloud to your Windows PC from iCloud.com.

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Photo Stream preferences

Photo Stream preferences in iPhoto and Aperture let you choose when photos are imported and uploaded.

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Photo Stream in iPhoto

With Automatic Import, your Photo Stream shows up as an Event in iPhoto.

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Save photos to Camera Roll

Save your photos from Photo Stream to Camera Roll.

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Share photos by e-mail

Send an e-mail to the people you want to share photos with.

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Invite people to view photos

Send an e-mail to invite people to view your selected photos.

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Reset Photo Stream

Delete all photos in Photo Stream by resetting.

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Mail on iCloud.com

Mail on iCloud.com functions like other e-mail apps.

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Create groups of contacts

You can divide your Contacts into groups.

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Add contacts

Fill in the contact’s information on the Edit Contact screen.

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Custom fields in Contacts

Contacts lets you add custom fields for more information.

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Photos in Contacts

Add a photo for a fun way to identify your contact.

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Contacts sorting preferences

Contacts gives you four ways to sort and view the list.

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Share calendars

Sharing specific calendars keeps others informed of scheduled events.

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Set up events in Calendar

Type as much information as you want about your event.

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Add an alert to a Calendar event

Add alerts in the Details window for a task.

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Complete versus incomplete tasks in Reminders

See completed tasks at the top of a list.

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Notes on iCloud.com

Notes on iCloud.com looks about the same as on your Mac or iOS device.

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Back up apps

Choose the apps you want to back up to iCloud.

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Find My iPhone

Find My iPhone locates all devices with Find My Device turned on.

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Share documents via iCloud.com

Choose what you want to share with whom.

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Back to My Mac

Macs with Back to My Mac activated appear in the Finder window.

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A remote desktop

Your remote Mac’s Desktop appears superimposed on the local Desktop and functions as if you were sitting in front of it physically.

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Automatic downloads from iTunes

Choose to automatically download music, apps, and books to your computer, even when purchased from another device.

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iTunes automatic downloads preferences

Automatic downloads sends new purchases to all your devices; no synching required.

40

Find your purchases in the cloud from your computer

Access a list of all your iTunes and App Store purchases and download any you lost.

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Find your purchases on iCloud from your device

See iTunes purchases on your iOS device, too.

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Turn on iTunes Match

Begin the iTunes Match subscription process in iTunes on your computer.

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Download process for iTunes Match

The initial matching can take several hours if you have a large iTunes library.

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Sync with iTunes Match

Songs already synched to your device remain there with iTunes Match.

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Songs in the cloud with iTunes Match

An iCloud icon distinguishes songs on iCloud from those on your device.

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Hidden songs in iTunes

Reveal hidden purchases from iTunes Account Information.

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Download songs to your device from iCloud

Click the download button to download songs from iCloud to your devices.

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Song quality with iTunes Match

The Bit Rate and Kind columns help you identify song quality.

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Manage iCloud documents

Manage the documents you have on iCloud from your computer.

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iCloud storage

Control how much storage your documents occupy on iCloud from your device.

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Additional storage options

Tap the account field that holds data you want to change.

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