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Allows students to learn the most important features of Mac OS X and get right to work on any project. Ex.___
Succinct numbered instructions provide a logical approach to learning tasks. Ex.___
Visually demonstrates and reinforces the instructions for a particular task as the students work at their computers. Ex.___
Easy for the instructors and students to find particular tasks and the format makes this text useful after the course ends. Ex.___
Calls attention to important features and additional helpful information. Ex.___
Highlighted tips throughout the book offer author advice, timesaving shortcuts, and pointers for students who want to further their understanding of Mac OS X. Ex.___
Many of Peachpit's Visual QuickStart and Visual QuickPro authors are industry-leading teachers, writers, and designers, providing students with expert, professional training. Ex.___
Designed for more experienced users who know the basics of file management and working with the Macintosh desktop, Mac OS X Advanced: Visual QuickPro Guide provides more advanced information in an accessible format. Veteran Macintosh columnist and author Maria Langer shows readers the basics of OS X, including networking and telecommunications, security, fine-tuning functionality, customizing Mac OS X, working with OS X server, and more. The Visual QuickPro Guide format offers an easy, visual approach to teaching Mac OS X, using plenty of pictures and concise, straightforward commentary.
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Introduction to Mac OS X.
New Features. Mac OS X Components.
Disk Copy. Grab. Mail. Make Sticky. TextEdit.
Apple System Profiler. Applet Launcher. ColorSync Utility. Disk Copy. Disk Utility. Display Calibrator. Grab. Installer. Console. Terminal. CPU Monitor. Process Viewer.
Security & Multiple Users. Keychain Access. Multiple Users. PowerBook Security.
Networking & Telecommunications. Network Setup. Connecting to Another Computer. Sharing Files with Others. Setting Privileges. Icons & Windows of Shared Items. Network Locations. NetInfo Manager. Network Utility. Directory Setup. Remote Access.
QuickTime Updater. Using QuickTime.
iTools. Email. KidSafe. iDisk. HomePage.
Finder Preferences. View Options. The Toolbar. The Dock.
Classic. ColorSync. Date & Time. Displays. Dock. Energy Saver. General. International. Internet. Keyboard. Login. Mouse. Network. Password. QuickTime. Screen Saver. Sharing. Software Update. Sound. Speech. Startup Disk. Users.