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Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard: Peachpit Learning Series

Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard: Peachpit Learning Series

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  • Copyright 2010
  • Edition: 1st
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  • ISBN-10: 0-321-67903-2
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-321-67903-1

The latest update of Robin Williams's bestselling guide will have you working miracles in no time with Snow Leopard, the fastest and most reliable version of the Mac OS X ever. With this book, you can learn in your own way, whether it's working through the lessons from start to finish, jumping straight to step-by-step exercises about new features, or looking up just what you need to know at that moment. There are hundreds of exciting tools and hidden gems in your Macintosh. And with the gentle, yet expert, hand of Robin Williams guiding you along the way, you will learn to take full advantage of all that Snow Leopard has to offer. If you are new to Mac OS X, you'll learn to use your Mac with help from a world-renowned teacher. From there, you can move on to customize it to suit the way you work. And if you've been using Mac OS X already, you'll learn to use all of the new features in Snow Leopard.

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction to the Mac os x Desktop
2 A Bit Beyond the Basics
3 Introduction to Mac os x Applications
4 TextEdit for Word Processing
5 Mail for Email, Notes, and To Do Lists
6 Address Book for Contact Info
7 Safari for Web Browsing and News
8 iCal for Organizing your Life
9 iChat for Text, Audio, and Video Messaging
10 iTunes for your Listening Pleasure
11 Preview for Viewing Images and PDFs
12 Miscellaneous Tools on your Mac
13 Common Tools in Mac os x Applications
14 Working between Mac os x Applications
15 Personalize your Mac to Meet your Needs
16 Dashboard—Important Information at your Fingertips
17 Set Up Printing and Faxing
18 Share One Mac with Multiple Users
19 Find What You Want, Fast—with Spotlight
20 Time Machine Backup
21 Get Connected and Share Files
22 Basic Troubleshooting
23 Secure your Mac and its Files
24 Upgrade your Mac and Migrate your Files



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