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MAC Os8 Book: Getting the Most from Your MacIntosh Operating System

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Mac OS 8 is a sophisticated system that can help you work faster and more efficiently than ever - if you know the tricks! This all-time classic reveals them all - power tips, customization secrets, and troubleshooting advice - everything you need to make your Mac live up to its reputation for speed and convenience. Learn to master the basics and hot new features, streamline your system, discover the Internet, power up your PowerBook, plus look at Java, Cyberdog Internet tools, ...
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Overview

Mac OS 8 is a sophisticated system that can help you work faster and more efficiently than ever - if you know the tricks! This all-time classic reveals them all - power tips, customization secrets, and troubleshooting advice - everything you need to make your Mac live up to its reputation for speed and convenience. Learn to master the basics and hot new features, streamline your system, discover the Internet, power up your PowerBook, plus look at Java, Cyberdog Internet tools, QuickTime, QuickTime VR, and more!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781566046886
  • Publisher: Ventana Communications Group, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 7/7/1997
  • Edition description: BK&CD ROM
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 600
  • Product dimensions: 7.39 (w) x 9.28 (h) x 1.63 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Ch. 1 Operating System Basics 1
Ch. 2 The System Folder 29
Ch. 3 The Finder & Desktop 49
Ch. 4 Customizing Your Mac 95
Ch. 5 Managing Your Hard Drive 115
Ch. 6 PowerBook System Software 143
Ch. 7 Mac OS 8 & Your Software 161
Ch. 8 Working With Other Types of Computers 183
Ch. 9 Applications & Memory Management 197
Ch. 10 Working With Multiple Applications 217
Ch. 11 Fonts & Printing 237
Ch. 12 Interapplication Communication & OpenDoc 273
Ch. 13 AppleScript 305
Ch. 14 Java 327
Ch. 15 Multimedia Applications 337
Ch. 16 File Sharing 353
Ch. 17 Working on a Network 383
Ch. 18 Internet Connectivity 393
Ch. 19 Personal Web Server 409
Ch. 20 Internet Applications & Utilities 423
App. A About the Companion CD-ROM 451
App. B Installing or Updating Mac OS 8 461
Index 467
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