Mac OS X Panther Killer Tips

Mac OS X Panther Killer Tips

by Scott Kelby
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Overview

Mac OS X Panther Killer Tips by Scott Kelby

Nothin' but sidebars! The hottest collection of cool tips and hidden secrets for the pro who needs results FAST! Not another newbie book. OS X Killer Tips speaks directly to the daily Mac user who needs to get the most out of their Mac NOW. Other such books tend toward fluffiness, where Killer Tips is all business.

Time is money and a lot of experienced users find themselves trying to save time by skimming through larger computer books in order to pull out the useful nuggets of info that are often placed within what we call sidebars (i.e. those Note/Tip/Warning boxes). The Killer Tips series was developed by Scott Kelby because he recognized how useful non-beginning technology users find those cool "I didn't know THAT" sidebars that are peppered all over the other computer books out there. This book is all about speed; showing the Mac professional how to get more work done faster, while actually increasing quality.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780132932806
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 12/30/2003
Series: Killer Tips
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 336
File size: 65 MB
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About the Author

Scott Kelby is co-founder and editor-in-chief of Mac Design Magazine, editor of Photoshop User magazine, and president of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP). His eight best-selling books include Macintosh: The Naked Truth, The Mac OS X Conversion Kit: 9 to 10 Side by Side, and Mac OS X Killer Tips, Jaguar edition.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1Window Wonderland: Cool Window Tips4
Chapter 2For Those About to Dock: Docking Miracles Made Easy40
Chapter 3Icon See Clearly Now: Sorry...Not Funny60
Chapter 4Show Me the Way: Navigating Your New World78
Chapter 5She Drives Me Crazy: How to Stop Annoying Things94
Chapter 6Hooked on Classics: Tips for Using the Classic Environment106
Chapter 7Fly Like an Eagle: Mac OS X Speed Tips122
Chapter 8Cool & the Gang: Way Cool Tips138
Chapter 9Cheap Trick: Mac OS X Pranks162
Chapter 10Takin' Care of Business: Business Apps That Come with Mac OS X172
Chapter 11Jukebox Hero: iTunes Tips224
Chapter 12Electric Avenue: The iLife Applications and Other Digital Stuff252
Chapter 13I Smell T-r-o-u-b-l-e: Troubleshooting Tips288
Index300

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Mac OS X Killer Tips 1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book has wonderful graphic design, but the content is weak. Even though it is nearly 300 pages long 'and relatively expensive', one learns little they can use day-to-day on their Mac. I cannot recommend this book. Is simply isn't worth it -- and the author cannot resist using puns -- no matter how silly, on almost every page. Instead, take a look at the books on Apple by Robin Williams, and even better are those by Buckley & Clark.