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    Section 1 of 2: Macintosh

    1. Tap App Store

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    2. Tap the search field

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    3. Enter iBooks

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    4. Tap iBooks

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    5. Tap Free

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    6. Tap Install App

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    7. Enter the password to your iTunes account

    8. Tap OK

    9. For additional information, including how to add books from the Apple Bookstore or 3rd party sources, please browse to http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4059

     


    Section 2 of 2: Using iBooks

    1. Tap iBooks

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    2. If asked to sync bookmarks, tap Sync

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    3. Tap the e-Book

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    4. Swipe your fingers across the pages to change pages one at a time

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    5. Tap the screen to show the navigation options.  You may tap the screen again to hide them

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    6. Tap the Library Button to return to the bookshelf

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    7. Tap the Contents button to bring up the Table of Contents

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    7a. Tap Resume to return to where you were reading

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    7b. Tap a chapter to jump its starting page

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    7c. Tap Bookmarks to access the list of pages that have been bookmarked

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    7d. Tap the bookmark to jump to that page

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    8. Slide your finger over the page counter to skip ahead in pages

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    9. Tap the Sun for the brightness control

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    9. Slide your finger over the slider to adjust the brightness

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    10. Tap the aA to adjust font size

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    10a. Tap the Smaller and Larger buttons to adjust font size

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    10b. Tap Fonts to chose a new font type

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    10c. Slide your finger over the switch to turn on or off the Sepia hue

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    11. Tap the magnifying glass for search options

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    11a. Enter the text to search for

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    12. Tap the ribbon to insert a bookmark 

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    13. Tap and hold your finger on a word to select it

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    13a. Tap a circle and drag it left, right, up, or down to select a section of text

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    13b. Tap the desired action with this selection of text

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