Learn OS X Lion

Authors: Meyers, Scott, Lee, Mike

  • Learn all of the ins and outs of Apple's latest operating system, OS X Lion.

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About this book

You’re smart and savvy, but you're also busy. This comprehensive guide to Apple's latest version of OS X, Lion, gives you everything you need to know to live a happy, productive Mac life. Learn OS X Lion will have you up and connected right away. With a minimum of overhead and a maximum of useful information, you’ll cover a lot of ground in the time it takes other books to get you plugged in.

If this isn’t your first experience with OS X, skip right to the "What’s New in Lion" sections. You may also find yourself using this book as a quick refresher course or a way to learn new Mac skills you’ve never tried before.

About the authors

Scott Meyers has worked in and around the computer industry, beginning as an Apple sales specialist and consultant over 12 years ago, and he has since moved on to various other jobs including web design and development, editing books on web development, open source and Apple technology, and marketing. He is a Select ADC (Apple Developers Connection) Member and a huge fan of Mac OS X, which brings together his love of the Apple's traditionally best-of-class GUI and applications with the unrivaled power of Unix and open source technologies and applications. Scott lives outside of Indianapolis with his wife, two kids, and a cat and a dog. When not working or writing, he enjoys photography, playing guitar, and building amplifiers.

Table of contents (33 chapters)

  • Welcome to Lion

    Mayers, Scott (et al.)

    Pages 3-25

  • Using the Finder

    Mayers, Scott (et al.)

    Pages 27-62

  • The Mac OS X File System

    Mayers, Scott (et al.)

    Pages 63-75

  • The Extended Desktop: Mission Control, Spaces, and Dashboard

    Mayers, Scott (et al.)

    Pages 77-83

  • Mac OS X Application Basics

    Mayers, Scott (et al.)

    Pages 87-97

Buy this book

eBook $29.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3763-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $39.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3762-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Learn OS X Lion
Authors
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Scott Meyers and Mike Lee
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-3763-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-3763-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-3762-4
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XIX, 736
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