Picture Yourself Learning Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard / Edition 1

Picture Yourself Learning Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard / Edition 1

by David W. Boles
     
 

You've just purchased and installed Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard and you're ready to unleash all of the newest features of this powerful yet fun operating system! "Picture Yourself Learning Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard" shows you how to effectively utilize all the components of the latest version of the Mac operating system using clear step-by-step instructions, helpful tips,

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You've just purchased and installed Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard and you're ready to unleash all of the newest features of this powerful yet fun operating system! "Picture Yourself Learning Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard" shows you how to effectively utilize all the components of the latest version of the Mac operating system using clear step-by-step instructions, helpful tips, and full-color screenshots. You'll begin by getting familiar with the basic Mac OS X Leopard concepts including cool, new desktop features like how to use Finder to manage your files, and utilizing Quick Look to view your document and image files. As you get the hang of Mac OS X Leopard you'll get organized with iCal, better manage your email with Mail 3.0, and even create widgets with the Safari web browser. After that you'll discover how to maximize your multimedia experience with iChat, Photo Booth, and Front Row, creating a multimedia system right on your Mac desktop! The book also covers important parental controls,how to back up and archive your data, and tips for keeping your computer's operating system running smoothly. "Picture Yourself Learning Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard" shows computing beginners how to make the most of their Leopard experience.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598635140
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/24/2007
Series:
Picture Yourself Ser.
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
9.06(w) x 7.34(h) x 0.53(d)

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Meet the Author

David W. Boles has authored three other books for Course Technology PTR: Picture Yourself Learning American Sign Language,Level 1; Picture Yourself Learning Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard; and Google Apps Administrator Guide. David is the author of several blogs that deal with technology and the mind-body meme, including Urban Semiotic.com, RelationShaping.com, and WordPunk.com. David has also been teaching for over 16 years. He has taught American Sign Language at New York University; Public Health at University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey; English and Literary Criticism at Fordham University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Saint Peter's College, and the College of New Rochelle; and Drama and Speech at Rutgers University, NJIT, and Columbia University. He can be visited online at www.BolesBooks.com.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Introducing The Leopard in Your Computer Chapter 2 - Taming the Leaping Leopard Chapter 3 - Whats New on Your Desktop? Chapter 4 - Using the Finder to Search Your Wants Chapter 5 - Quick! Take a Look With Quick Look! Chapter 6 - Bending Time with Your Very Own Wayback Machine Chapter 7 - Shaping Up Spaces Chapter 8 - Youve Got Inbox! Chapter 9 - I Chitchat With IChat Chapter 10 - Organizing Chaos With iCal Chapter 11 - Widgets Make the World Wide Web Go 'Round Chapter 12 - Seeking Your Own Safari Chapter 13 - Parental Controls Dont Touch, No Looking! Chapter 14 - Go to Boot Camp and Install Windows on Your Mac Chapter 15 - Saying Cheese in Photo Booth, Please! Chapter 16 - Im In The Front Row Chapter 17 - Playing with DVDs Chapter 18 - Accessibility Provides The Human In The Box Chapter 19 - Your Automator is No Automaton

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