Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Pocket Guide
- By Jeff Carlson
- Published Aug 30, 2009 by Peachpit Press. Part of the Peachpit Pocket Guide series.
- Copyright 2010
- Dimensions: 5 X 7
- Pages: 240
- Edition: 1st
- ISBN-10: 0-321-64689-4
- ISBN-13: 978-0-321-64689-7
- eBook (Watermarked)
- ISBN-10: 0-321-65792-6
- ISBN-13: 978-0-321-65792-3
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This low-priced, pocket-sized, handy guide is packed with bite-sized chunks of practical information for people who want to jump in and master Snow Leopard, the fastest and most powerful Mac OS X to date. Written by Mac expert Jeff Carlson, this essential companion features snappy writing, eye-catching graphics, and a fresh design that walks readers through the most common Snow Leopard tasks.
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The Mac OSX 10.6 Snow Leopard Pocket Guide,
This review is from: Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Pocket Guide (Paperback)The Mac OSX 10.6 Snow Leopard Pocket Guide
Jeff Carlson's OSX Snow Leopard Guide is a fast read that packs a lot of tips into a book of its size. Even a seasoned Mac user will find this book a worthwhile buy. Its chapters cover the most basic features of OSX Snow Leopard, right on through to security and backup savviness. I wish other books were as portable.
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This review is from: Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Pocket Guide (Paperback)To put it succinctly, I've used something from this little book everyday since I got it and it's been much more useful than any of the bigger more comprehensive books. Well done!
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Useful Guide for Your Mac,
This review is from: Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Pocket Guide (Paperback)Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) is as of this writing the latest iteration of Apple's revolutionary operating system. It is the operating system that comes preinstalled on all Macs, and it is the interface through which you get to interact with your computer. Like all other editions of OS X, it combines the ease of use with a powerful and stable underlying Unix-based engine.
This Pocket Guide aims to take some mystery out of the Snow Leopard. It is written with a regular user in mind, and it is a very accessible and convenient little book. It covers all the important topics that any Mac user would come across: setting up your preferences, navigating the file system, using applications and customizing the dock, working with media, using some of the more common apps and utilities, printing and troubleshooting. The book is easy to navigate and its small size makes it an ideal handy reference. The only setback with the size is that most of the screenshots are too small and perhaps... Read more
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Meet Snow Leopard
Chapter 2: Set Up Snow Leopard
Chapter 3: Master Your Files
Chapter 4: Applications and the Dock
Chapter 5: Manage Important Information
Chapter 6: Stay in Touch
Chapter 7: Enjoy Media
Chapter 8: Disks and Networking
Chapter 9: Printing
Chapter 10: Back Up Your Data
Chapter 11: Keep Your Mac Secure
Chapter 12: Troubleshooting
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