Teach Yourself VISUALLY Macs

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Macs

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by Paul McFedries
     
 

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Are you a visual learner? Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something — and skip the long-winded explanations? If so, then this book is for you. Open it up and you'll find clear, step-by-step screen shots that show you how to tackle more than 145 tasks with your Mac hardware and software. Each task-based spread covers a single technique and is

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Are you a visual learner? Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something — and skip the long-winded explanations? If so, then this book is for you. Open it up and you'll find clear, step-by-step screen shots that show you how to tackle more than 145 tasks with your Mac hardware and software. Each task-based spread covers a single technique and is sure to help you get up and running on your Mac in no time.

You'll learn to:

  • Use the Dock, toolbars, and menus
  • Create, save, and print documents
  • Play music and edit photos
  • Browse the Web with Safari®
  • Set up and use a MobileMe account
  • Customize and maintain your Mac
  • Two-page lessons break big topics into bite-sized modules
  • Full-color screen shots demonstrate each task
  • Succinct explanations walk you through step by step
  • Helpful sidebars offer practical tips and tricks

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470384688
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/27/2008
Series:
Teach Yourself VISUALLY (Tech) Series , #49
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Paul McFedries is a freelance technical writer and passionate Mac fan who has been using Apple computers since 1989. He has written over 50 books that have sold more than three million copies worldwide. These books include the Wiley titles Macs Portable Genius, MacBook Air Portable Genius, and Teach Yourself VISUALLY Computers, Fifth Edition. Please visit Paul's personal website at www.mcfedries.com. Paul is also the proprietor of Word Spy (www.wordspy.com) a website that tracks new words and phrases as they enter the language.

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Macs 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
PaulBuckner More than 1 year ago
If you are making the move to a Mac, and looking for an easy way to do it, then this is the book for you. I personally wouldn't recommend it for more advanced users, but if you are just getting started, or are relatively unfamiliar with Mac's, this it the one for you. Paul Buckner, Author of from "Broke to Broker, and other stories of finding financial freedom."
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justmeDN More than 1 year ago
loved it...and use often...great for reference! Wish one available for Quicken essentials on the Mac
Anonymous More than 1 year ago