The Resource MacBook for dummies, by Mark L. Chambers, (electronic resource)

MacBook for dummies, by Mark L. Chambers, (electronic resource)

Label
MacBook for dummies
Title
MacBook for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Mark L. Chambers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Get more out of your MacBook with the help of this savvy and easy Dummies guide Lighter, faster, and way cooler, the new MacBooks put the power of a desktop into your hands anywhere. Mac expert Mark Chambers shows you how to personalize your Desktop, stay connected while on the road, make movies with iMovie, create and share photos and videos, compose your own music with GarageBand, build a website with iWeb, and much more. Packed with coverage of the latest MacBook hardware including the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro plus OS X Mountain Lion, iCloud, iLife, and iWork, this new edition is comple
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
004.165
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.8.M3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
EBSCO eBooks
Target audience
adult
Label
MacBook for dummies, by Mark L. Chambers, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.ae.talonline.ca/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=497782
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Previous edition: 2010
  • Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • MacBook For Dummies, 4th Edition; About the Author; Author's Acknowledgments; Table of Contents; Introduction; What's Really Required; About This Book; Conventions Used in This Book; How This Book Is Organized; Icons Used in This Book; Where to Go from Here; A Final Word; Part I: Tie Myself Down with a Desktop? Preposterous!; Chapter 1: Hey, It Really Does Have Everything I Need; An Overview of Your Mac Laptop; Meet the MacBooks; Location, Location, Location!; Unpacking and Connecting Your Laptop; Great, a Lecture about Handling My Laptop; An Overview of Mac Software Goodness
  • Other Stuff That Nearly Everyone WantsChapter 2: Turning On Your Portable Powerhouse; Tales of the On Button; Mark's Favorite Signs of a Healthy Laptop; You're Not Going to Lecture about Batteries, Are You?; Setting Up and Registering Your Laptop; Importing Stuff from Another Mac; Importing Stuff from Windows (If You Must); Chapter 3: The Laptop Owner's Introduction to OS X; Your Own Personal Operating System; And Just in Case You Need Help . . .; Part II: Shaking Hands with OS X; Chapter 4: Opening and Closing and Tapping and Such; Using the All-Powerful Finder
  • Wait a Second: Where the Heck Are the Mouse Buttons?Launching and Quitting Applications with Aplomb; Juggling Folders and Icons; Keys and Keyboard Shortcuts to Fame and Fortune; Performing Tricks with Finder Windows; Chapter 5: Getting to the Heart of Mountain Lion; Home, Sweet Home Folder; Personalizing Your Desktop; Customizing the Dock Just So; What's with the Trash?; Working Magic with Mission Control and the Dashboard; Printing in OS X; Chapter 6: A Nerd's Guide to System Preferences; An Explanation -- in English, No Less; Locating That Certain Special Setting
  • Popular Preference Panes ExplainedChapter 7: Sifting through Your Stuff; A Not-So-Confusing Introduction to Spotlight; Other Search Tools Are Available, Too; With Widgets, the Internet Is Your Resource; Chapter 8: Using Reminders, Notes, and Notifications; Remind Me to Use Reminders; Taking Notes the Mountain Lion Way; Staying Current with Notification Center; Part III: Connecting and Communicating; Chapter 9: Let's Go on Safari!; Pretend You've Never Used This Thing; Visiting Websites; Navigating the Web; Setting Up Your Home Page; Adding and Using Bookmarks; Downloading Files; Using History
  • Tabs Are Your Browsing FriendsSaving Web Pages; Protecting Your Privacy; Chapter 10: iCloud Is Made for MacBooks; So How Does iCloud Work, Anyway?; Configuring iCloud; Managing Your iCloud Storage; Chapter 11: Your Laptop Goes Multiuser; Once Upon a Time (an Access Fairy Tale); Big-Shot Administrator Stuff; Mundane Chores for the Multiuser Laptop; Chapter 12: Working Well with Networks; What Exactly Is the Network Advantage?; Should You Go Wired or Wireless?; Be a Pal -- Share Your Internet!; What Do I Need to Connect?; Connecting to the Network; USE YOUR FIREWALL!
Control code
ocn817224922
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118231395
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) ebs817224922
  • (CaAE) ebs817224922
  • (OCoLC)817224922

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