Macs For Dummies

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Overview

Updated to cover the new Intel-based Macs, Mac OS X Tiger, and the latest Mac tools and trends, this bestseller includes:



  • Mac basics,

  • customizing a workspace,

  • getting acquainted with Mac OS X, going online,

  • working with iLife applications,

  • setting up e-mail,

  • connecting an iPod to a Mac,

  • turning a Mac into a fax machine,

  • troubleshooting,

  • security,

  • and more.

USA Today Personal Technology columnist Edward Baig, a longtime technology writer who appears regularly on TV, radio, and at major industry trade shows, has rewritten this edition from scratch ensuring you get the up-to-date information you need.

Order your copy today!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470878682
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 3/1/2011
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 11
  • Pages: 456
  • Sales rank: 1,442,202
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Edward C. Baig is the Personal Tech columnist for USA Today, appears in USA TODAY Videos and on TV, and is the author of iPad For Dummies, 5th Edition and iPhone For Dummies, 6th Edition.

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Table of Contents


Introduction 1 Pt. 1 Freshman year at Drag-and-Drop Tech 5 Ch. 1 Adventuring into the Mac World 7 Ch. 2 The Nuts and Bolts of Your Mac 13 Ch. 3 Getting to the Core of the Apple 29 Ch. 4 Here a Mac, There a Mac, Everywhere a Mac Mac 53 Pt. II Mac Daily Dealings 67 Ch. 5 Making the Mac Your Own 69 Ch. 6 Apple's Feline Fetish 93 Ch. 7 Handling All That Busy Work 111 Ch. 8 Printing and Faxing 131 Pt. III Rocketing into Cyberspace 143 Ch. 9 Stairway to the Internet 145 Ch. 10 Going Postal Over E-Mail 163 Ch. 11 Caught Up in the Web 185 Ch. 12 Joining Mobile Me, the Club That Will Have You for a Member 203 Ch. 13 Mounting a Defense Strategy 213 Pt. IV Getting an iLife 223 Ch. 14 Living in an iTunes Nation 225 Ch. 15 Taking an iPhoto Close-Up 249 Ch. 16 Shooting an iMovie Screen Test 271 Ch. 17 The Show Must Go On 293 Pt. V The Creepy Geeky Section 309 Ch. 18 Networking Madness 311 Ch. 19 Surviving in a Windows World 323 Ch. 20 Handling Trouble in Paradise 331 Pt. VI The Part of Tens 349 Ch. 21 Ten Clever Dashboard Widgets 351 Ch. 22 Ten Indispensable Mac Web Sites 351 Ch. 23 Ten Things to Leave You With 361 Index 369
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    I would not recommend this dummies book. It is very basic and does not help you truly understand the various nuances of working with an IMAC. It is also very poorly organized.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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