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Publisher Comments:

SEE IT DONE. DO IT YOURSELF. It’s that Easy! Easy Mac OS X Lion teaches you the fundamentals of working with the Mac operating system as well as how to use many of the applications that come with your Mac. Fully illustrated steps with simple instructions guide you through each task, building the skills you need to master Mac OS X Lion with ease. No need to feel intimidated—we’ll hold your hand every step of the way.

 

• Locate, purchase, and down­load applications using the Mac App Store

• Use Spotlight to instantly locate any file

• Chat with your friends online using audio and video

• Buy music online

• Use iPhoto to take control of your photo collection

• Share calendars with coworkers, family, and friends

• Use LaunchPad to start and organize any applications on your Mac

• Make your email organize itself

• Burn custom music CDs and video DVDs

• Customize your desktop and icons

• Set up your own wireless network to share files, printers, and Internet access

Book News Annotation:

This colorful introductory guide to Apple's Mac OS X Lion provides step-by-step instructions for performing basic tasks with the latest version of this popular operating system. Beginning with familiarizing the reader with the desktop environment, the work explores files, folders and disks, installing applications, system preferences, printing and peripherals, email and other online setups and basic home networking. Chapters include annotated screen shots, illustrations, notes and tips, and access to a free online edition of the text is provided. Binder is a Mac enthusiast and the author of several other books on the subject. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Easy Mac OS X Lion, 2/e is the perfect companion for everyone who's bought a new Macintosh with OS X Lion pre-installed... every Mac user who's upgrading to the newest version of OS X Lion and the many new Mac users who've just switched from Windows. This full-color, utterly simple, step-by-step book has been carefully crafted to provide instant access to the tasks beginner-to-intermediate users need to master. Like all books in the Easy series, it's designed to teach visually: you never have to work your way through lengthy text explanations. Here's just some of what you will learn how to do... " Get on the Internet and make the most of the Mac's great web and communication tools " Install and use applications, printers, and scanners " Use OS X Lion's powerful iLife media tools " Customize your Mac " Create home networks and share your Mac with multiple users " Organize your files, folders, disks - and your life " Keep your Mac running reliably

About the Author

Kate Binder is a design and graphics expert and Mac OS X fanatic who writes extensively on graphics, publishing, and photography for magazines including Shutterbug, Publish, eDigital Photo, PEI, and Desktop Publishers Journal. Her many books include iMac Portable Genius, Sams Teach Yourself Adobe Photoshop Elements 6 in 24 Hours, Easy Mac OS X Leopard, Sams Teach Yourself Adobe Photoshop CS3 in 24 Hours, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Mac OS X, and Easy Adobe Photoshop 6. She is also co-author of Microsoft Office: Mac v.X Inside Out, SVG for Designers, and Get Creative: The Digital Photo Idea Book.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Getting Started

Chapter 2 Working with Disks, Folders, and Files

Chapter 3 Installing and Using Applications

Chapter 4 Setting System Preferences

Chapter 5 Customizing Your Mac

Chapter 6 Organizing Your Life

Chapter 7 Printing, Faxing, and Scanning

Chapter 8 Using Email

Chapter 9 Living Online

Chapter 10 Getting an iLife

Chapter 11 Sharing Your Mac with Multiple Users

Chapter 12 Setting Up a Home Network

Chapter 13 Maintaining Your Mac

Product Details

ISBN:
9780789748157
Author:
Binder, Kate
Publisher:
Que Publishing
Subject:
Operating Systems - Macintosh
Subject:
General-General
Subject:
Operating Systems - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Easy
Publication Date:
20111003
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
312
Dimensions:
10 x 8 x 0.553 in 621 gr

Related Subjects

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

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"Synopsis" by , Easy Mac OS X Lion, 2/e is the perfect companion for everyone who's bought a new Macintosh with OS X Lion pre-installed... every Mac user who's upgrading to the newest version of OS X Lion and the many new Mac users who've just switched from Windows. This full-color, utterly simple, step-by-step book has been carefully crafted to provide instant access to the tasks beginner-to-intermediate users need to master. Like all books in the Easy series, it's designed to teach visually: you never have to work your way through lengthy text explanations. Here's just some of what you will learn how to do... " Get on the Internet and make the most of the Mac's great web and communication tools " Install and use applications, printers, and scanners " Use OS X Lion's powerful iLife media tools " Customize your Mac " Create home networks and share your Mac with multiple users " Organize your files, folders, disks - and your life " Keep your Mac running reliably
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