Mac OS X Lion All-in-One For Dummies

Mac OS X Lion All-in-One For Dummies

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by Mark L. Chambers
     
 

Get to know OS X Lion, enjoy the digital lifestyle, and make the most of your Mac

Whether you're new to Mac or a longtime Mac-thusiast, you've come to the right place. OS X Lion is no pussycat when it comes to features and power, and this handy guide gives you a whisker-to-tail view of your Lion and how to get it to do your bidding. From the basics for

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Get to know OS X Lion, enjoy the digital lifestyle, and make the most of your Mac

Whether you're new to Mac or a longtime Mac-thusiast, you've come to the right place. OS X Lion is no pussycat when it comes to features and power, and this handy guide gives you a whisker-to-tail view of your Lion and how to get it to do your bidding. From the basics for first-time Mac users to living the iLife®, getting busy with iWork, and downloading apps, the fun begins right here.

  • Here, Kitty — become acquainted with OS X Lion, enjoy the cosmic views of Mission Control, and navigate with Multi-Touch gestures
  • Take pride — customize your desktop and system preferences
  • Roaring good time — get jamming with iTunes, go on an Internet Safari, and manage and share all your media easily
  • Get things done — use iWork to create graphically rich documents, crunch the numbers, and add some pizazz to your presentations
  • Be connected — set up your network and Internet connection, connect with e-mail and FaceTime, and sync everything inthe iCloud
  • In the Lion's mouth — Ready for advanced techniques? Peek inside the Unix behind OS X Lion
  • Fun stuff — Increase performance and have more fun with added RAM, awesome hardware, and super apps

Open the book and find:

  • How to navigate around the desktop with Launchpad and Mission Control
  • Details about running Windows on your Mac with Boot Camp
  • Steps for backing up your media and docs with Time Machine
  • How to use iPhoto, iMovie, iDVD, GarageBand, iTunes, and iWeb
  • Advice for being more productive with iWork
  • Tips for setting up a wireless network
  • Troubleshooting advice
  • Secrets of the UNIX command line

8 books in 1

  • Introducing Mac OS X
  • Customizing and Sharing
  • The Digital Hub
  • Using iWork
  • The Typical Internet Stuff
  • Networking in Mac OS X
  • Expanding Your System
  • Advanced Mac OS X

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118022061
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/13/2011
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
816
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.80(d)

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