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The press has called Tekserve Corporation, the idiosyncratic Macintosh repair store in New York City, "The Epicenter of Mac Culture in NYC", "The leader in Apple triage services" and "warm and eclectic - maybe even a little eccentric".

Unfortunately, not everyone can get down to Tekserve's West 23rd St location for the clear, down-to-earth Mac troubleshooting advice that Tekserve's owners dispense. For the rest of us, O'Reilly & Associates has published the Macintosh Troubleshooting Pocket Guide ($12.95) written by David Lerner and Aaron Freimark, of "the world's best Macintosh repair shop".

This slim pocket guide has the answers to frequently asked Macintosh troubleshooting questions. Imagine the quirky record store in the movie "High Fidelity," or the popular "Car Talk" show on National Public Radio, and you'll have a good idea of this book's flavor.

Tekserver has long provided its customers with a free "Frequently Asked Questions" document. We recently discovered this FAQ sheet and realized that-- like New York itself-- it was too good to leave just for the New Yorkers. With the help of Tekserve, we turned this FAQ sheet into the Macintosh Troubleshooting Pocket Guide.

The Macintosh Troubleshooting Pocket Guide covers the most common user hardware and software trouble, from disks stuck in drives to lost files. It's not just a book for Mac OS X (although it includes tips for OS X and Jaguar, the latest release), it's for anyone who owns a Mac of any type-- there are software tips going back as far as OS 6. The Macintosh Troubleshooting Pocket Guide distills the answers to the urgent questions that Tekserve's employee's answer every week into a handy guide that fits in your back pocket or alongside your keyboard.

About the Author

is the co-founder of TekServe, NYC's leading Mac repair store. In the dark days of the Mac's decline, when his partner wanted to start servicing PCs as well, David drew a line in the sand. His faith has been rewarded, and Apple's resurgence has made David very happy, and very busy.

graduated from Cornell University in 1993 with a bachelor's in Applied & Engineering Physics. A systems engineer at Tekserve, Aaron has a Consulting and Graphic Design business, and also manages to spend a lot of time doing community organizing with the Humanist Movement in New York.

Table of Contents

ForewordChapter 1: Macintosh Troubleshooting Pocket GuideAppendix A: Command Key Combinations

Product Details

ISBN:
9780596004439
Author:
Lerner, David
Author:
Freimark, Aaron
Author:
Tekserve Corporation
Publisher:
O'Reilly Media
Location:
Sebastopol, CA
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Subject:
Macintosh (computer)
Subject:
Debugging in computer science
Subject:
Operating Systems - Macintosh
Subject:
Macintosh
Subject:
Hardware - Personal Computers - PCs
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
GTR-551
Publication Date:
20021131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
6.54x4.94x.23 in. .17 lbs.

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