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Mac OS X Lion on Demand (On Demand)

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Publisher Comments:

Need answers quickly? Mac OS X Lion on Demand provides those answers in a visual step-by-step format. We show you exactly what to do through lots of full color illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions.

 

Inside the Book

• Find and preview everything you need with Spotlight

• Master the Mac OS X Lion user interface and file management

• Use the App Store and full-screen apps for maximum efficiency

• Explore the Internet with Safari and send e-mail with Mail

• Manage and play digital music with iTunes and iPod or iPhone

• Chat online instantly with iChat and FaceTime

• Manage and share your schedule with iCal

• Send files wirelessly to anyone around you with AirDrop

• Keep your files backed up with Time Machine

• Automatically save document changes as you work with Auto Save

• Use multi-touch gestures and keyboard shortcuts to save time

• Customize and fine-tune Mac OS X Lion

• Use Microsoft Windows along with Lion

 

Bonus Online Content

Register your book at queondemand.com to gain access to:

• Workshops and related files

• Keyboard shortcuts

 

Visit the author site: perspection.com

 

Book News Annotation:

This basic reference manual for Apple's Mac OS X Lion provides illustrated step-by-step instructions for performing everyday tasks with this latest version of the popular Mac operating system. Covering such topics as files and folders, applications, email and Internet access, printing and peripherals, multimedia and home networking, chapters are color coded for quick search and include annotated screenshots, tips and sidebars. Access to additional online resources is provided. Johnson has written over sixty books on computer software. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Need answers quickly? Mac OS X Lion on Demand provides those answers in a visual step-by-step format. We will show you exactly what to do through lots of full color illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions.

 

Inside the Book

• Find and preview everything you need with Spotlight

• Master the Mac OS X Lion user interface and file management

• Use the App Store and full-screen apps for maximum efficiency

• Explore the Internet with Safari and send e-mail with Mail

• Manage and play digital music with iTunes and iPod or iPhone

• Chat online instantly with iChat and FaceTime

• Manage and share your schedule with iCal

• Send files wirelessly to anyone around you with AirDrop

• Keep your files backed up with Time Machine

• Automatically save document changes as you work with Auto Save

• Use multi-touch gestures and keyboard shortcuts to save time

• Customize and fine-tune Mac OS X Lion

• Use Microsoft Windows along with Lion

 

Bonus Online Content

Register your book at queondemand.com to gain access to:

• Workshops and related files

• Keyboard shortcuts

 

Visit the author site: perspection.com

Synopsis:

Que Title On Demand is built from the ground up for today's beginning-to-intermediate-level Mac user. Like every book in the On Demand Series, this book teaches visually, using an easy, full-color format designed to "show how," instead of "telling how." But that's not all. This book: " Combines step-by-step training with quick-reference material you can rely on long after you've mastered the core skills you need " Provides easy-to-follow task-based coverage: most tasks are only one or two pages " Provides end-of-chapter workshops and online resources for those who like to learn hands-on - including exclusive bonus training at queondemand.com " Helps upgraders by presenting a detailed list of new features, indexed to the pages where these features are covered Simple, usable, and flexible, Que Title On Demand offers tightly focused coverage of the techniques Mac users need most on a day-to-day basis. Using this book, even beginners can build their skills one task at a time - and, ultimately, become true power users.

About the Author

Steve Johnson has written more than 20 books on a variety of computer software, including Mac OS X, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Microsoft Office, Windows, and more. In 1991, after working for Apple Computer and Microsoft, Steve founded Perspection, Inc., a software training company committed to providing performance-based training to help people effectively and efficiently use computer technology. Since 1991, Perspection has written more than 85 computer books that have sold more than five million copies.

Table of Contents

Ch1 Getting Started with Mac OS X Snow Leopard

Ch2 Managing Files and Folders

Ch3 Finding What you Want with Spotlight

Ch4 Customizing the Finder

Ch5 Setting System Preferences

Ch6 Using Mac OS X Applications

Ch7 Working with Documents

CH8 Printing and Faxing

Ch9 Exploring the Internet

Ch10 Exchanging Messages Using Mail

Ch11 Conducting Live Chats and Video Conferences

Ch12 Working with Music and Media

Ch13 Exploring MobileMe Services

Ch14 Tracking and Synchronizing Information

Ch15 Setting Up Accounts and Maintaining Security

Ch16 Managing Files Using a Network

Ch17 Maitaining Your Computer

Ch18 Managing Hardware

Ch19 Working with Mac OS X Along with Windows

Ch20 Backing Up Everything with Time Machine

Ch21 Automating Your Work

Appendix A: Installing Mac OS X Snow Leopard

Product Details

ISBN:
9780789748195
Author:
Johnson, Steve
Publisher:
Que
Author:
Steve Perspection Inc.
Author:
Perspection
Author:
Perspection, Inc.
Author:
Perspection Inc., Steve
Subject:
Operating Systems - Macintosh
Subject:
Computers-Reference - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
On Demand
Publication Date:
20110804
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
576
Dimensions:
9.12 x 7.5 x 0.986 in 953 gr

Related Subjects

Computers and Internet » Apple » Information
Computers and Internet » Apple » OS X » General
Computers and Internet » Computers Reference » General
Computers and Internet » Operating Systems » General
Science and Mathematics » Mathematics » General

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"Synopsis" by ,

Need answers quickly? Mac OS X Lion on Demand provides those answers in a visual step-by-step format. We will show you exactly what to do through lots of full color illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions.

 

Inside the Book

• Find and preview everything you need with Spotlight

• Master the Mac OS X Lion user interface and file management

• Use the App Store and full-screen apps for maximum efficiency

• Explore the Internet with Safari and send e-mail with Mail

• Manage and play digital music with iTunes and iPod or iPhone

• Chat online instantly with iChat and FaceTime

• Manage and share your schedule with iCal

• Send files wirelessly to anyone around you with AirDrop

• Keep your files backed up with Time Machine

• Automatically save document changes as you work with Auto Save

• Use multi-touch gestures and keyboard shortcuts to save time

• Customize and fine-tune Mac OS X Lion

• Use Microsoft Windows along with Lion

 

Bonus Online Content

Register your book at queondemand.com to gain access to:

• Workshops and related files

• Keyboard shortcuts

 

Visit the author site: perspection.com

"Synopsis" by , Que Title On Demand is built from the ground up for today's beginning-to-intermediate-level Mac user. Like every book in the On Demand Series, this book teaches visually, using an easy, full-color format designed to "show how," instead of "telling how." But that's not all. This book: " Combines step-by-step training with quick-reference material you can rely on long after you've mastered the core skills you need " Provides easy-to-follow task-based coverage: most tasks are only one or two pages " Provides end-of-chapter workshops and online resources for those who like to learn hands-on - including exclusive bonus training at queondemand.com " Helps upgraders by presenting a detailed list of new features, indexed to the pages where these features are covered Simple, usable, and flexible, Que Title On Demand offers tightly focused coverage of the techniques Mac users need most on a day-to-day basis. Using this book, even beginners can build their skills one task at a time - and, ultimately, become true power users.
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