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iMac Portable Genius [NOOK Book]

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The Genius is in.

You don't have to be a genius to use the latest iMac. But if you want to get the very most out of yours, put this savvy Portable Genius guide to work. Want to make the most of the new Magic Mouse and the latest iLife apps? Set up a wireless network using your iMac's AirPort card? Watch television on your iMac, or show iMac videos and movies on your television? You'll find cool and useful Genius tips, full-color screenshots, and pages of easy-to-access shortcuts...

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iMac Portable Genius

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Overview

The Genius is in.

You don't have to be a genius to use the latest iMac. But if you want to get the very most out of yours, put this savvy Portable Genius guide to work. Want to make the most of the new Magic Mouse and the latest iLife apps? Set up a wireless network using your iMac's AirPort card? Watch television on your iMac, or show iMac videos and movies on your television? You'll find cool and useful Genius tips, full-color screenshots, and pages of easy-to-access shortcuts and tools that will save you time and let you enjoy your iMac to the max.

Portable GENIUS

Fun, hip, and straightforward, the Portable Genius series gives forward-thinking Apple users useful information in handy, compact books that are easy to navigate and don't skimp on the essentials. Collect the whole series and make the most of your Apple digital lifestyle.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470770221
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 3/25/2010
  • Series: Portable Genius Series , #40
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 400
  • File size: 6 MB

Meet the Author

Guy Hart-Davis is the author of more than 40 computing books, including Teach Yourself VISUALLY iMac, iWork '09 Portable Genius, and iLife '11 Portable Genius. He also writes about PCs, Windows, Linux, and VBA.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments xi

Introduction xxii

Chapter 1: What's the Best Way to Get Started with My iMac? 2

Chapter 2: How Can I Set Up My iMac for Multiple Users? 48

Chapter 3: How Can I Get the Most Out of the Finder? 90

Chapter 4: How Do I Set Up a Local Network? 122

Chapter 5: How Can I Use My iMac as an Entertainment Center? 160

Chapter 6: What Can I Do with My Digital Images and Music? 174

Chapter 7: How Can I Use My iMac to Keep in Touch? 210

Chapter 8: How Can I Use My iMac to Get Organized? 240

Chapter 9: How Can I Telecommute Efficiently on My iMac? 254

Chapter 10: What Are the Best Applications for My iMac? 282

Chapter 11: How Can I Run Windows Programs and Games on My iMac? 300

Chapter 12: How Can I Make My iMac Run Faster and More Reliably? 322

Chapter 13: How Can I Keep My iMac and My Files Safe? 354

Index 378

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