Macs for Dummies

Macs for Dummies

Book - 2016 | 14th edition.
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So, you joined the cool kids club and bought a Mac. Do you dare tell all your new cool Mac-owner friends that you still need some help figuring out how it works? No worries,Macs For Dummies is here to help! Whether you are trying to figure out the basics of getting around the OS X interface, learning the ins and outs of turning your Mac into a sleek productivity tool, or grabbing the latest music and movies, this fully updated edition turns you into a Mac pro. With coverage through OS X El Capitan, this edition of the long-running bestseller is sure to provide all your Mac answers.

Parts cover:
- Getting Started with Macs: Your first Mac lessons with emphasis on making hardware work together (including how your Mac fits in Apple's mobile universe) and a tour of the interface. Includes info on the Macbook, iMac, Mac Mini, and Mac Pro.
- Mac Daily Dealings: When it's time to get productive, look in this section for info on leading Mac apps as well as how to print and share work.
- Rocketing Into Cyberspace: Get the lowdown on unique Mac solutions for browsing the Web, sending messages, backing up files to the cloud, and dealing with security issues.
- Time for Fun!: Learn how Apple's online stores provide one-stop shopping for music, movies, and other media. This section also covers fun apps for creating music, working with photos, and editing videos.
- The Creepy Geeky Section: This part covers the stuff you typically ask your tech geek friends to do for you. Includes info on networking, working with Windows machines, and troubleshooting common problems.
- The Part of Tens: The traditional closer in For Dummies books serves up tips on resources for further Mac info as well as fun things you can do with a Mac.

Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [2016]
Edition: 14th edition.
ISBN: 9781119239611
Characteristics: xiv, 400 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Alternative Title: Macintosh for dummies


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