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OS X Mavericks (Missing Manuals)

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What do you get when you cross a Mac with an iPad? OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Its 200 new features include Mac versions of iPad goodies like Maps, iBooks, and iTunes Radio—but not a single page of instructions. Fortunately, David Pogue is back, with the expertise and humor that have made this the #1 bestselling Mac book for over 11 years straight.

The important stuff you need to know:

  • Big-ticket changes. Finder tabs. Finder tags. App Nap. iCloud Keychain. iTunes Radio. Maps. iBooks. Automatic app updating. If Apple wrote it, this book covers it.
  • Nips and tucks. This book demystifies the hundreds of smaller enhancements, too, in all 50 programs that come with the Mac: Safari, Mail, Calendar, Notification Center,Messages, Time Machine…
  • Shortcuts. Meet the tippiest, trickiest Mac book ever written. Undocumented surprises await on every page.
  • Power users. Security, networking, build-your-own Services, file sharing with Windows, even Mac OS Xs Unix chassis—this one witty, expert guide makes it all crystal clear.

Theres something new on practically every page of this edition, and David Pogue brings his celebrated wit and expertise to every one of them.

Synopsis:

With Mavericks, Apple has unleashed the most innovative version of OS X yet—and once again, David Pogue brings his humor and expertise to the #1 bestselling Mac book. Mac OS X 10.9 brings more innovations from the iPad and adds a variety of new features throughout the operating system.

  • Perfect for newcomers. Get crystal-clear, jargon-free introduction to the Dock, the OS X folder structure, Safari, Mail, and iCloud.
  • Go in-depth. Learn how use key new features such as Maps, iBooks, iCloud Keychain, Finder tabs, document tagging, beefed-up notifications, enhanced support for multiple displays.

Theres something new on practically every page of this new edition, and David Pogue brings his celebrated wit and expertise to every one of them. Apple's surfing a new, big wave with Mavericks, and OS X Mavericks: The Missing Manual is the best way to hang 10.

About the Author

David Pogue, Yale '85, is the weekly personal-technology columnist for the New York Times and an Emmy award-winning tech correspondent for CBS News. His funny tech videos appear weekly on CNBC. And with 3 million books in print, he is also one of the world's bestselling how- to authors. In 1999, he launched his own series of amusing, practical, and user-friendly computer books called Missing Manuals, which now includes 100 titles.

Table of Contents

The Missing CreditsIntroductionPart One: The OS X DesktopChapter 1: Folders & WindowsChapter 2: Organizing Your StuffChapter 3: SpotlightChapter 4: Dock, Desktop & ToolbarsPart Two: Programs in OS XChapter 5: Documents, Programs & Mission ControlChapter 6: Data: Typing, Dictating, Sharing & Backing UpChapter 7: Automator, AppleScript & ServicesChapter 8: Windows on MacintoshPart Three: The Components of OS XChapter 9: System PreferencesChapter 10: NotificationsChapter 11: The Free Programs of OS XChapter 12: CDs, DVDs & iTunesPart Four: The Technologies of OS XChapter 13: Accounts, Security & GatekeeperChapter 14: Networking, File Sharing & AirDropChapter 15: Graphics, Fonts & PrintingChapter 16: Sound, Movies & SpeechPart Five: OS X OnlineChapter 17: Internet Setup & iCloudChapter 18: Mail & ContactsChapter 19: SafariChapter 20: MessagesChapter 21: SSH, FTP & VPNPart Six: AppendixesInstalling OS X MavericksTroubleshootingThe Windows-to-Mac DictionaryThe Master OS X Secret Keystroke ListColophon

Product Details

ISBN:
9781449362249
Author:
Pogue, David
Publisher:
O'Reilly Media
Subject:
Operating Systems - Macintosh
Subject:
Personal Computers-Desktop Applications-General
Subject:
10.9;Finder;Mac;Mac OS X;Maps;Mavericks;Missing Manual;Missing Manuals;Photobooth;Pogue;QuickTime;Terminal;iBooks;iChat;iPhone
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Publication Date:
20140131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
880
Dimensions:
9.19 x 7 in

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With Mavericks, Apple has unleashed the most innovative version of OS X yet—and once again, David Pogue brings his humor and expertise to the #1 bestselling Mac book. Mac OS X 10.9 brings more innovations from the iPad and adds a variety of new features throughout the operating system.

  • Perfect for newcomers. Get crystal-clear, jargon-free introduction to the Dock, the OS X folder structure, Safari, Mail, and iCloud.
  • Go in-depth. Learn how use key new features such as Maps, iBooks, iCloud Keychain, Finder tabs, document tagging, beefed-up notifications, enhanced support for multiple displays.

Theres something new on practically every page of this new edition, and David Pogue brings his celebrated wit and expertise to every one of them. Apple's surfing a new, big wave with Mavericks, and OS X Mavericks: The Missing Manual is the best way to hang 10.

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