Nexus 7 Tricks to Remember - dummies

Nexus 7 Tricks to Remember

Part of Nexus Tablets For Dummies Cheat Sheet

You’ll get more done quickly on your Nexus 7 if you know a few tricks. Here’s an assortment of handy time-saving tricks to keep in mind while you use, abuse, or excuse the Nexus 7:

  • Dictation! You can speak into the Nexus 7 as an effective and quick alternative to using the onscreen keyboard.

  • Quickly switch between two or more programs by using the Recent Apps button found at the bottom right of the Home screen.

  • Remember that you can add icons and widgets to the Home screen panels.

  • The Nexus 7 can make phone calls, but you must install the proper app. For traditional phone calls, Skype is a good idea. The Hangouts app can be used for video chat.

  • Use the various Search commands to look for things on the Nexus 7, on the Internet, or in a specific app.