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How to Do Everything Macbook (How to Do Everything)

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Publisher Comments:

Easy-to-follow coverage of portable Macs, including the MacBook, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air

How to Do Everything: MacBook strongly emphasizes the portability and other unique features of the laptop versions of the Mac, examining ports and jacks, discussing user accounts and privacy, managing multiple network connections, using MobileMe to stay synched, etc. It also explores the activities laptop users most often perform, such as productivity, entertainment, and communication.

Tasks and activities are broken down into simple-to-follow directions and highlighted with clear graphics to make everything easy to understand. Tips and tricks for getting the most out of the latest versions of the built-in software, including the new versions of iLife and iWork are also included. As a travel writer, the author understands the needs of mobile computer users. She covers battery management and power, connectivity, working online, using VoIP, and maintaining and troubleshooting the MacBook.

How to Do Everything: MacBook

  • Draws on authors personal experience as a writer who travels, providing tips and tricks for getting the best out of the MacBook on the road
  • Contains accurate and up-to-date product information on latest versions of Mac OS X and iWork/iLife applications
  • Explains the differences between the MacBook, MacBook Pro and MacBook Air

Complete MacBook coverage:

The Wonderful World of MacBook; Taming the MacBook: Trackpad, Keyboard, Mouse and More; Power Struggle: Battery and Power Management; Ports and Jacks: Where They Are and What They Do; Trading Spaces: Getting your Desktop Organized; Hide and Seek: Navigating your MacBook; A Home of One's Own: User Accounts; Personal Style: Customizing your MacBook; Surf's Up: Connecting to the Web; Staying in Touch: eMail, Chatting, Video and More; Discovering MobileMe; Anything Windows Can Do, Mac Can Do Better: Running Windows Programs; But Wait! There's More: MacBook Application Basics; Your Virtual Office: iWork for Productivity and Office Software; Creative Spaces: iLife for Photos, Movies, Music and Websites; Leisure Time: Games, Music and Movies; Under the Hood: Tune Ups and Basic Maintenance; Troubleshooting Your MacBook

Book News Annotation:

For those considering buying an Apple MacBook laptop computer or ready to venture beyond the basics in using their MacBook, an author of technology-related books describes the features of each model and offers tips for using them. The guide covers how to perform common tasks, navigate the desktop and Web, create a new user account, customize, communicate, share photos, productivity and creativity applications, and maintenance and troubleshooting. A chapter is devoted to MobileMe. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

"How to Do Everything: MacBook" draws on author's personal experience as a writer who travels, providing tips and tricks for getting the best out of the MacBook on the road. Noelle provides accurate and up-to-date product information on latest versions of Mac OS X and iWork/iLife applications and tackles many other topics.

About the Author

Robin Noelle is a professional writer who has more than 12 years experience in marketing and public relations, with an emphasis on technology. Her ability to translate highly technical information into laymans terms led to Noelle facilitating interviews between product managers and editors from PC Magazine, CNET, and PC World. She has written travel guides for Avalon Travel.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Wonderful World of MacBook

Chapter 2 Taming the MacBook: Using the Trackpad, Keyboard, Mouse and More

Chapter 3 Power Struggle: Battery and Power Management

Chapter 4 Ports and Jacks: Where They Are and What They Do

Chapter 5 Making Yourself at Home: Getting Comfortable with Your Desktop

Chapter 6 Hide and Seek: Navigating your MacBook

Chapter 7 A Home of One's Own: User Accounts

Chapter 8 Personal Style: Customizing your MacBook

Chapter 9 Surf's Up: Connecting to the Internet

Chapter 10 Navigating the World Wide Web

Chapter 11 Staying in Touch: eMail, Chatting, Video and More

Chapter 12 Getting Organized with iCal, Address Book and iSync

Chapter 13 Anything Windows Can Do, Macs Can Do Better: Running Windows Programs

Chapter 14 But Wait! There's More: MacBook Applications Basics

Chapter 15 Your Virtual Office: iWork for Productivity

Chapter 16 Creative Spaces: iLife for Music, Movies and Websites

Chapter 17 Leisure Time: Games, Music and Movies

Chapter 18 Staying in Sync with MobileMe

Chapter 19 Under the Hood: Tune-Ups and Basic Maintenance for your MacBook

Chapter 20 Troubleshooting and Finding Help

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071742535
Author:
Noelle, Robin
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media
Author:
Noelle Robin
Subject:
Hardware - Personal Computers - Macintosh
Subject:
Hardware - Personal Computers - General
Subject:
Reference - General
Subject:
Personal Computers & Micro / Macintosh
Subject:
MacBook, HTDE, Robin Noelle, wonderful, world, taming, trackpad, keyboard, mouse, more, power, struggle, battery, management, ports, jacks, where, what, do, how, trading, spaces, getting, desktop, organized, hide, seek, navigating, home, own, user, accoun
Subject:
MacBook, HTDE, Robin Noelle, wonderful, world, taming, trackpad, keyboard, mouse, more, power, struggle, battery, management, ports, jacks, where, what, do, how, trading, spaces, getting, desktop, organized, hide, seek, navigating, home, own, user, accoun
Subject:
MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, How to Do Everything, HTDE, book, guide, how to, Robin Noelle, trackpad, keyboard, mouse, power, battery, management, ports, jacks, desktop, organized, navigating, home, user, accounts, personal, customizing, connecting,
Subject:
MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, How to Do Everything, HTDE, book, guide, how to, Robin Noelle, trackpad, keyboard, mouse, power, battery, management, ports, jacks, desktop, organized, navigating, home, user, accounts, personal, customizing, connecting,
Subject:
MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, How to Do Everything, HTDE, book, guide, how to, Robin Noelle, trackpad, keyboard, mouse, power, battery, management, ports, jacks, desktop, organized, navigating, home, user, accounts, personal, customizing, connecting,
Subject:
Personal Computers-General
Copyright:
Series:
How to Do Everything
Publication Date:
September 2010
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
9.125 x 7.375 in

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"Synopsis" by , "How to Do Everything: MacBook" draws on author's personal experience as a writer who travels, providing tips and tricks for getting the best out of the MacBook on the road. Noelle provides accurate and up-to-date product information on latest versions of Mac OS X and iWork/iLife applications and tackles many other topics.
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