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OS X Mavericks : the missing manual, the book that should have been in the box / David Pogue.

Pogue, David, 1963- (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 005.446 POG (Text) 31951004122971 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781449362249
  • ISBN: 1449362249
  • Physical Description: xvi, 861 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Sebastopol, Calif. : O'Reilly, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index (pages 831-861).
Formatted Contents Note:
Part one. The OS X Desktop. Folders and windows ; Organizing your stuff ; Spotlight -- Part two. Programs in OS X. Documents, programs & mission control ; Data : typing, dictating, sharing & backing up ; Automator, AppleScript & services ; Windows on Macintosh -- Part three. The components of OS X. System preferences ; Notifications ; The free programs of OS X ; CDs, DVDs & iTunes -- Part four. The technologies of OS X. Accounts, security & gatekeeper ; Networking, file sharing & AirDrop ; Graphics, fonts & printing ; Sound, movies & speech -- Part five. OS X online. Internet setup & iCloud ; Mail & contacts ; Safari ; Messages ; SSH, FTP & VPN -- Part six. Appendixes. Installing OS X Mavericks ; Troubleshooting ; The Windows-to-Mac dictionary ; The master OS X secret keystroke list.
Summary, etc.:
Demonstrates the OS X 10.9 Mavericks operating system's basic features, including Internet access, file management, configuring the desktop, networking, installing peripherals, file sharing, and working with applications. What do you get when you cross a Mac with an iPad? OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Its 200 new features include Mac versions of iPad goodies like Maps, iBooks, and iTunes Radio - but not a single page of instructions. Fortunately, David Pogue is back, with the expertise and humor that have made this the #1 bestselling Mac book for over 11 years straight.
Subject: Mac OS.
Operating systems (Computers)

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