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Using Mac OS X Lion (Using Using)

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Don’t just read about Mac OS X Lion: See it and hear it with step-by-step video tutorials and valuable audio sidebars delivered through the free Web Edition that comes with every USING book. For the price of the book, you get online access anywhere with a web connection—no books to carry, content is updated as Mac OS X Lion changes, and the benefit of video and audio learning. Way more than just a book, this is all the help you’ll ever need where you want, when you want!

 

INCLUDES MORE THAN 3 HOURS OF FREE VIDEO & AUDIO

 

Show Me video walks through tasks you’ve just got to see

 

Tell Me More audio delivers insights straight from the experts

 

2 CONVENIENT WAYS TO ACCESS THE VIDEO TUTORIALS AND AUDIO SIDEBARS

 

The 69 media files are available on the included DVD.

 

The Web Edition of USING Mac OS X Lion, which includes the media files, is available online anytime and anywhere once you’ve registered your book at quepublishing.com/using.

 

Book News Annotation:

This user's guide to the Apple Mac OS X Lion provides practical information for beginner to intermediate users for performing common tasks with this popular personal computer operating system and its built in multimedia, Internet, and productivity applications. Beginning with installation and upgrade instructions, the volume covers desktop operation and customization, using finder, application management, web browsers, email, iChat, widgets and stock applications, and security and backup functions. The work includes a DVD-ROM containing video and audio tutorials, as well as access to web resources that provide an integrated learning environment for users that prefer hands-on demonstrations of tasks. Johnson is an experienced computer trainer specializing in Apple Mac products. Annotation ©2012 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

This book delivers you a state-of-the-art, customized Mac OS X Lion learning experience. It integrates outstanding step-by-step guidance and real-life examples with easy-to-use online content - including how-to screencasts, instructor videos, podcasts, and more. Leading computer trainer Yvonne Johnson covers everything you'll want to know and do with the latest version of Mac OS X. What's more, she carefully explains the "why" as well as the "how," so you can understand more and get productive faster. Whether you're a Mac OS X beginner or intermediate, Johnson walks you through all this, and more:: 

  •  Getting comfortable with the latest version of Mac OS X, tailoring the desktop, and managing files and applications
  • Making the most of Mac OS X web and productivity applications, including Safari, Mail, iCal, and Address Book
  • Using the Mac's easy, powerful creativity tools, including iPhoto and iMovie 
  •  Keeping Macs safe and up-to-date If you're a beginner, this book's easy step-by-step instructions give you a solid foundation for using the latest version of Mac OS X, and its tightly-linked online content expands on these basics - offering bonus practical advice, tips, suggestions, activities, and advanced techniques.

About the Author

Yvonne Johnson  has been writing computer books and teaching computer classes since 1982. She has written more than 65 computer books for well-known publishers. Her most recent Mac projects include technical editing for Easy iLife 09 (Que) and Switching to Mac OS X Snow Leopard (Pearson Education). Johnson is known for the simplicity of her writing and her ability to explain complex topics in understandable terms: skills that come from decades of delivering classroom training on computer applications to employees, military and government personnel, teachers, attorneys, secretaries, and even Microsoft software support engineers.

Table of Contents

I Installing and Setting Up Mac OS X Lion

1 Initializing a New Computer

2 Upgrading to Lion

3 Setting Up User Accounts and Installing Hardware

II Introducing Mac OS X Lion

4 Getting Comfortable with Lion

5 Managing Your Hardware

6 Customizing Lion

7 Using Finder

8 Managing Applications

III Getting Busy

9 Browsing the Web

10 Using the Address Book and iCal

11 Using Mac Mail

12 Using iChat and FaceTime

13 Using TextEdit

14 Using Widgets and Other Applications

15 Using System Utilities

16 Keeping Your Mac Safe, Updated, and Backed Up

IV Having Fun

17 Watching Movies and Videos

18 Listening to Music and Podcasts

19 Having Fun with Photos

20 Playing Games

V Appendix

Product Details

ISBN:
9780789741202
Author:
Johnson, Yvonne
Publisher:
Que
Subject:
General-General
Subject:
Operating Systems - Macintosh
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Using
Publication Date:
20110930
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
8.9 x 6.02 x 0.919 in 544 gr

Related Subjects

Computers and Internet » Apple » Information
Computers and Internet » Apple » OS X » General
Computers and Internet » Operating Systems » General
Computers and Internet » Personal Computers » General
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Medical Specialties

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This book delivers you a state-of-the-art, customized Mac OS X Lion learning experience. It integrates outstanding step-by-step guidance and real-life examples with easy-to-use online content - including how-to screencasts, instructor videos, podcasts, and more. Leading computer trainer Yvonne Johnson covers everything you'll want to know and do with the latest version of Mac OS X. What's more, she carefully explains the "why" as well as the "how," so you can understand more and get productive faster. Whether you're a Mac OS X beginner or intermediate, Johnson walks you through all this, and more:: 

  •  Getting comfortable with the latest version of Mac OS X, tailoring the desktop, and managing files and applications
  • Making the most of Mac OS X web and productivity applications, including Safari, Mail, iCal, and Address Book
  • Using the Mac's easy, powerful creativity tools, including iPhoto and iMovie 
  •  Keeping Macs safe and up-to-date If you're a beginner, this book's easy step-by-step instructions give you a solid foundation for using the latest version of Mac OS X, and its tightly-linked online content expands on these basics - offering bonus practical advice, tips, suggestions, activities, and advanced techniques.
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