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Taking Your OS X Lion to the Max

Authors: Sande, Steve, Grothaus, Michael, Caolo, Dave

  • Taking Your OS X Lion to the Max walks you through the awesome features and apps standard on the Mac and the new Mac OS 10.7 Lion to help you become a true power user.

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About this book

The Mac has come a long way, and OS X Lion is the best version yet of Apple's desktop and laptop operating system. Stable, powerful, and versatile, the Mac allows you to do everyday tasks with ease.

Taking Your OS X Lion to the Max walks you through the awesome features and apps standard on the Mac and the new OS X 10.7 Lion to help you become a true power user. You'll discover keyboard shortcuts and gestures to help save time—whether you're on a iMac, Mac mini, Macbook Pro, Air, or other Mac computer.

In terms of apps, you'll learn about iLife, iCal, Mail, Mac App Store, Safari, Address Book and more. You'll see how to use amazing built-in applications like Time Machine, Photo Booth, and Front Row. Also, you'll learn how connect to your other Apple devices like iPhone or iPad, Apple TV and more. You'll sync, work and play remotely, file and screen share, make your Mac secure, or even make your Mac a Windows PC.

After reading this book, you will be able to fully leverage your Mac and the new OS X. And, have some fun, too!

About the authors

Steve Sande has been a loyal fan of Apple technology since buying his first Mac in 1984. Originally trained as a civil engineer, Steve's career as an IT professional blossomed in the 1990s. A longtime blogger, Steve is an editor at The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW.com) and the author of three books about Apple's iWeb application. He lives with his wife of 31 years in Highlands Ranch, Colorado.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Finder Basics

    Grothaus, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 1-18

  • File Management and Sharing

    Grothaus, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 19-40

  • The Mac App Store

    Grothaus, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 41-54

  • Managing Your Data: Auto Save, Resume, and Versions

    Grothaus, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 55-68

  • Controlling Your Mac: Launchpad

    Grothaus, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 69-76

Buy this book

eBook $19.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3669-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $29.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3668-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Taking Your OS X Lion to the Max
Authors
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Steve Sande and Michael Grothaus and Dave Caolo
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-3669-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-3669-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-3668-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 256
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