Your all-in-one guide to unleashing your Mac s full potential It s a Mac world out there. But if you haven t read the instruction manual, you may be neglecting some of your computer s coolest features.
Your all-in-one guide to unleashing your Mac s full potential It s a Mac world out there. But if you haven t read the instruction manual, you may be neglecting some of your computer s coolest features. Turn to Macs All-in-One For Dummies jam-packed guide to access the incredible tools within your computer. With this fully updated reference, you will learn how to use Launchpad and Mission Control; protect your Mac; back up and restore data with Time Machine; sync across devices in iCloud; import, organize, and share photos; direct in iMovie; compose in GarageBand; and so much more. The possibilities are endless with such a powerful tool. * Includes 6 minibooks: Mac Basics, Online Communications, Beyond the Basics, Your Mac as a Multimedia Entertainment Center, Taking Care of Business, and Mac Networking * Walks you through setting up and sending e-mail, surfing the web with Safari, organizing your files and folders, connecting to a network, creating Reminders and Notifications, finding your way with Maps, staying organized with Calendar and Notes, and customizing your Mac just the way you want it * Features updated coverage of OS X Mavericks, the latest Macintosh computers, the newest versions of iLife and iWork, and noteworthy trends and tools on the market for this fourth edition Whether you re new to the Apple craze or a dedicated Mac user from the onset, there s something for everyone in this bestselling guide to making friends with your Mac.
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Joe Hutsko worked at Apple from 1984 to 1988 and now writes about computers, gadgets, video games, trends, and hi-tech movers and shakers for numerous publications and websites. Barbara Boyd worked at Apple from 1985 to 1990 and currently writes about technology, food, gardens, and travel.
Table of Contents
Introduction 1 Book I: Getting Started with Mac Basics 7 Chapter 1: Starting to Use Your Mac 9 Chapter 2: Getting Acquainted with the Mac User Interface 25 Chapter 3: Making Your First Connections 59 Chapter 4: Working with Files and Folder81 Chapter 5: Managing Apps on the Dock, Launchpad, and Desktop 121 Chapter 6: Changing How Your Mac Looks, Sounds, and Feels 159 Book II: Online Communications 197 Chapter 1: Browsing the Web with Safari 199 Chapter 2: Corresponding with Mail 241 Chapter 3: Chatting with Messages and FaceTime 279 Chapter 4: Moving Around with Maps 309 Book III: Beyond the Basics 321 Chapter 1: Backing Up and Restoring Your Data 323 Chapter 2: Protecting Your Mac against Local and Remote Threats 343 Chapter 3: Networking Your Mac and Connecting Peripherals 377 Chapter 4: Sharing Files and Resources on a Network 395 Chapter 5: Running Windows on a Mac 413 Chapter 6: Maintenance and Troubleshooting 425 Book IV: Your Mac as Multimedia Entertainment Center 441 Chapter 1: Tuning In and Listening with iTunes 443 Chapter 2: Watching Videos and Movies on Your Ma 483 Chapter 3: Importing, Viewing, Organizing, and Sharing Photos 505 Chapter 4: Making Movies with iMovie 551 Chapter 5: Making Your Own Kind of Music with GarageBand 585 Chapter 6: Reading, Listening, and Learning on Your Mac 607 Book V: Taking Care of Business 621 Chapter 1: Managing Contacts 623 Chapter 2: Staying on Schedule with Calendar 645 Chapter 3: Creating Documents with Pages 675 Chapter 4: Presenting with Keynote 713 Chapter 5: Crunching with Numbers 757 Chapter 6: Getting the Most Out of iWork 787 Index 797
Macs All-in-One For Dummies by Joe Hutsko
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