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This Web Edition is an electronic version of the book you can access through any Internet connection. In addition, it is part of the Peachpit Content Update Program. As Apple updates features of OS X El Capitan, sections of this book may be updated or new sections may be added to cover relevant updates to the software. The updates will be delivered to you via the Web Edition. Your purchase of this Apple Pro Training Series guide in any format includes free access to the Web Edition through a simple registration process, or you may purchase the Web Edition as a standalone product.
This is the official curriculum of the Apple El Capitan 101: OS X Support Essentials 10.11 course and preparation for Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) 10.11 certification—as well as a top-notch primer for anyone who needs to support, troubleshoot, or optimize OS X El Capitan. This guide provides comprehensive coverage of El Capitan and is part of the Apple Pro Training series—the only Apple-certified books the market. Designed for support technicians, help desk specialists, and ardent Mac users, this guide takes you deep inside the El Capitan operating system. Readers will find in-depth, step-by-step instruction on everything from installing and configuring El Capitan to managing networks and system administration. Whether you run a computer lab or an IT department, you’ll learn to set up users, configure system preferences, manage security and permissions, use diagnostic and repair tools, troubleshoot peripheral devices, and more—all on your way to preparing for the industry-standard ACSP certification.
This book is part of Peachpit's Content Update Program. As Apple updates features of the software, sections of this book will be updated or new sections will be added to match the updates to the software as needed. The updates will be delivered to you via a free Web Edition of this book, which can be accessed with any Internet connection from your account on peachpit.com. For more information, visit peachpit.com/CUP.
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