A Collection of Images from iCloud and iTunes Match In A Day For Dummies
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.
iCloud options for an iPad
When you’ve verified your account, you see the iCloud settings screen.
iCloud preferences screen
iCloud preferences shows your account name and apps that are on iCloud.
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.
Turn off iCloud for a particular app
Choose what to do with previously synched information from that app.
The Windows iCloud Control Panel
To use iCloud with Windows, use the iCloud Control Panel.
Upload contacts from Outlook
Choose which contacts you want to upload from Outlook.
Photo Stream folders
Choose the upload and download folders you want Photo Stream to access.
Find documents stored on iCloud
Click the iCloud button to see the documents created with that app that are stored on iCloud.
Save documents on iCloud
Choose iCloud from the Where menu to save your document on iCloud.
Turn on iCloud for specific apps on your device
Turn on iCloud-enabled apps in the app-specific settings.
See documents stored on iCloud from your device
Tap iCloud to see documents stored there.
Open documents on iCloud from your device
Open documents stored on iCloud.
Upload documents to iCloud
An arrow indicates a file that hasn’t been uploaded to iCloud.
Download documents from iCloud
Download documents from iCloud to your Windows PC from iCloud.com.
Photo Stream preferences
Photo Stream preferences in iPhoto and Aperture let you choose when photos are imported and uploaded.
Photo Stream in iPhoto
With Automatic Import, your Photo Stream shows up as an Event in iPhoto.
Save photos to Camera Roll
Save your photos from Photo Stream to Camera Roll.
Share photos by e-mail
Send an e-mail to the people you want to share photos with.
Invite people to view photos
Send an e-mail to invite people to view your selected photos.
Reset Photo Stream
Delete all photos in Photo Stream by resetting.
Mail on iCloud.com
Mail on iCloud.com functions like other e-mail apps.
Create groups of contacts
You can divide your Contacts into groups.
Fill in the contact’s information on the Edit Contact screen.
Custom fields in Contacts
Contacts lets you add custom fields for more information.
Photos in Contacts
Add a photo for a fun way to identify your contact.
Contacts sorting preferences
Contacts gives you four ways to sort and view the list.
Sharing specific calendars keeps others informed of scheduled events.
Set up events in Calendar
Type as much information as you want about your event.
Add an alert to a Calendar event
Add alerts in the Details window for a task.
Complete versus incomplete tasks in Reminders
See completed tasks at the top of a list.
Notes on iCloud.com
Notes on iCloud.com looks about the same as on your Mac or iOS device.
Back up apps
Choose the apps you want to back up to iCloud.
Find My iPhone
Find My iPhone locates all devices with Find My Device turned on.
Share documents via iCloud.com
Choose what you want to share with whom.
Back to My Mac
Macs with Back to My Mac activated appear in the Finder window.
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.
Automatic downloads from iTunes
Choose to automatically download music, apps, and books to your computer, even when purchased from another device.
iTunes automatic downloads preferences
Automatic downloads sends new purchases to all your devices; no synching required.
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.
Find your purchases on iCloud from your device
See iTunes purchases on your iOS device, too.
Turn on iTunes Match
Begin the iTunes Match subscription process in iTunes on your computer.
Download process for iTunes Match
The initial matching can take several hours if you have a large iTunes library.
Sync with iTunes Match
Songs already synched to your device remain there with iTunes Match.
Songs in the cloud with iTunes Match
An iCloud icon distinguishes songs on iCloud from those on your device.
Hidden songs in iTunes
Reveal hidden purchases from iTunes Account Information.
Download songs to your device from iCloud
Click the download button to download songs from iCloud to your devices.
Song quality with iTunes Match
The Bit Rate and Kind columns help you identify song quality.
Manage iCloud documents
Manage the documents you have on iCloud from your computer.
Control how much storage your documents occupy on iCloud from your device.
Additional storage options
Tap the account field that holds data you want to change.