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My iMac offers you full-color, step-by-step visual guides to learn how to get the most out of your iMac and OS X. Using a task-based format accompanied by full-color images that show the detail of each step as you move through a task, you can quickly and easily accomplish tasks such as:

  • Creating workspaces and managing your iMac's desktop for maximum efficiency.
  • Finding out how to connect your iMac to a network to share files and services.
  • Connecting your iMac to other devices, and then learning how to share those devices over your network.
  • Working with email, contacts, reminders, notifications, notes and more.
  • Learning all iCloud has to offer for keeping everything up to date across all of your computers and iOS devices.
  • Using your social apps such as Facebook and Twitter, and challenging others to games in the Game Center.
  • Understanding how to secure, protect, and upgrade your iMac
  • Enjoying your Media on the iMac's gorgeous HD display

About the Author

John Ray is a life-long fan of Apple products; he has been an avid Mac user since its inception in 1984. He relies on OS X both at work and at home because it is a robust, flexible platform for programming, networking, and design. Over the past 15 years, John has written books on OS X, iOS development, Linux, web development, networking, and computer security. He currently serves as the Director of the Office of Research Information Systems at The Ohio State University. When he isn’t writing, he is either re-creating a marine disaster in his living room, or planning a highly elaborate electronics project that will quadruple his carbon footprint.

Table of Contents

Prologue Getting Started with iMac

1 Managing Your Desktop

2 Making the Most of Your Screen Space

3 Connecting to a Network

4 Setting Up iCloud Services and Internet Accounts

5. Accessing Email and the Web

6 Sharing Files, Devices, and Services 

7 Being Social with Messages, FaceTime, Twitter, and Facebook

8 Managing Who, Where, When, and What

9 Entertainment on the (Big) Little Screen

10 Installing and Managing Software on Your Mac

11 Making the Most of Your iMac Hardware

12 Connecting Devices to Your Mac

13 Securing and Protecting Your Mac

14 Troubleshooting Your System

15 Upgrading Your Mac   (Online chapter)

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Ray, John
Operating Systems - General
Operating Systems - Macintosh
mac; mac computer; imac; imacs; 27 imac; os x; apple MacBook pro; all in one computers; apple mac pro; apple imac; apple desktop; apple monitor; all in one pc; all in one computer; imac 27
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9 x 6 x 1 in 816 gr

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