Switching to the Mac The Missing Manual Yosemite Edition

Switching to the Mac  The Missing Manual  Yosemite Edition
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 816
Release: 2015-01-22
ISBN: 1491948124
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Switching to the Mac The Missing Manual Yosemite Edition Book Excerpt:

What makes Windows refugees decide to get a Mac? Enthusiastic friends? The Apple Stores? Great-looking laptops? A "halo effect" from the popularity of iPhones and iPads? The absence of viruses and spyware? The freedom to run Windows on a Mac? In any case, there’s never been a better time to switch to OS X—and there’s never been a better, more authoritative book to help you do it. The important stuff you need to know: Transfer your stuff. Moving files from a PC to a Mac by cable, network, or disk is the easy part. But how do you extract your email, address book, calendar, Web bookmarks, buddy list, desktop pictures, and MP3 files? Now you’ll know. Recreate your software suite. Many of the PC programs you’ve been using are Windows-only. Discover the Mac equivalents and learn how to move data to them. Learn Yosemite. Apple’s latest operating system is faster, smarter, and more in tune with iPads and iPhones. If Yosemite has it, this book covers it. Get the expert view. Learn from Missing Manuals creator David Pogue—author of OS X Yosemite: The Missing Manual, the #1 bestselling Mac book on earth.

OS X Yosemite The Missing Manual

OS X Yosemite  The Missing Manual
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 878
Release: 2014-12-19
ISBN: 1491948523
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Yosemite The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

With Yosemite, Apple has unleashed the most innovative version of OS X yet—and once again, David Pogue brings his expertise and humor to the #1 bestselling Mac book. Mac OS X 10.10 includes more innovations from the iPad and adds a variety of new features throughout the operating system. This updated edition covers it all with something new on practically every page. Get the scoop on Yosemite’s big-ticket changes Learn enhancements to existing applications, such as Safari and Mail Take advantage of shortcuts and undocumented tricks Use power user tips for networking, file sharing, and building your own services

Mac OS X The Missing Manual Tiger Edition

Mac OS X  The Missing Manual  Tiger Edition
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 866
Release: 2005-07-12
ISBN: 1449392105
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mac OS X The Missing Manual Tiger Edition Book Excerpt:

Demonstrates the operating system's basic features, including Internet access, file management, configuring the desktop, installing peripherals, and working with applications.

Switching to the Mac The Missing Manual El Capitan Edition

Switching to the Mac  The Missing Manual  El Capitan Edition
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 804
Release: 2016-01-15
ISBN: 1491955074
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Switching to the Mac The Missing Manual El Capitan Edition Book Excerpt:

Those who have made the switch from a Windows PC to a Mac have made Switching to the Mac: The Missing Manual a runaway bestseller. The latest edition of this guide delivers what Apple doesn't—everything you need to know to successfully and painlessly move your files and adapt to Mac's way of doing things. Written with wit and objectivity by Missing Manual series creator and bestselling author David Pogue, this book will have you up and running on your new Mac in no time.

OS X Troubleshooting Yosemite Edition

OS X Troubleshooting  Yosemite Edition
Author: Diane Yee
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 66
Release: 2015-04-21
ISBN: 9781937842352
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Troubleshooting Yosemite Edition Book Excerpt:

No computer provides a trouble-free experience. This handy guide walks you through ways to diagnose, fix, and prevent the most common Mac hardware, software, and operating system problems. You'll learn how to handle problems confidently by using a systematic, iterative process and an array of built-in tools. Use startup commands, safe mode, and verbose mode to troubleshoot issues that occur before you log in. Degunk your Mac by resetting non-volatile memory and the system management controller. Use Activity Monitor, Disk Utility, OS X Recovery, and other specialized tools to analyze and fix problems. Diagnose and repair network and internet connectivity issues. Speed up a slow Mac. Repair disk and file permissions. Find and fix deviant system preferences. Delete damaged settings from OS X's Library folders. Learn where to find online solutions to esoteric problems. Covers Yosemite and earlier OS X versions. Plenty of tips, tricks, and timesavers. Fully indexed and cross-referenced. Contents 1. Getting Started 2. Using Startup Commands 3. Resetting the SMC 4. Resetting NVRAM 5. Starting in Safe Mode or Verbose Mode 6. Using OS X Recovery 7. Network Settings and Diagnostics 8. Resetting Network Settings 9. More Network Tricks 10. Slow Computers 11. Permissions Problems 12. Errant System Preferences 13. Exploring OS X's Libraries 14. Finding Solutions on the Web Index About the Author Diane Yee is a technical writer in Sunnyvale, California.

JavaScript JQuery The Missing Manual

JavaScript   JQuery  The Missing Manual
Author: David Sawyer McFarland
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 686
Release: 2014-09-18
ISBN: 1491948620
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

JavaScript JQuery The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

JavaScript lets you supercharge your web pages with animation, interactivity, and visual effects, but learning the language isn't easy. This fully updated and expanded guide takes you step-by-step through JavaScript basics, then shows you how to save time and effort with jQuery--the library of prewritten JavaScript code--and the newest innovations from the jQuery UI plug-in.

iPad The Missing Manual

iPad  The Missing Manual
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 560
Release: 2014-11-20
ISBN: 149194806X
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

iPad The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

iOS 8 for the iPad is the biggest iOS release ever, and this all-new Missing Manual includes everything you need to know about iPad’s exciting features and new user interface. Missing Manual series creator David Pogue takes you on a guided iPad tour, complete with step-by-step instructions, crystal-clear explanations, and lots of tips, tricks, and surprises along the way. Learn how to sync and work on any file anywhere, on any device, with iCloud Drive Use Family Sharing to circulate your calendars, photos, iBooks, and iTunes and App Store purchases with those closest to you Track your activity, heart rate, and other fitness information with Health Connect to your other iOS devices and Mac like never before with Handoff, Messages, and Instant Hotspot With this beautiful full-color and easy-to-use book, you’ll discover how to get the most out of your iPad—everything from Web browsing to watching videos.

IPhone The Missing Manual

IPhone  The Missing Manual
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 648
Release: 2014-11-05
ISBN: 1491948027
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

IPhone The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

With the iOS 8.1 software and the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, Apple has taken its flagship products into new realms of power and beauty. The modern iPhone comes with everything—camera, music player, Internet, flashlight—except a printed manual. Fortunately, David Pogue is back with this expanded edition of his witty, full-color guide: the world’s most popular iPhone book. The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. This book unearths all the secrets of the newest iPhones. Bigger screens, faster chips, astonishing cameras, WiFi calling, Apple Pay, crazy thin. The iOS 8.1 software. Older iPhone models gain predictive typing, iCloud Drive, Family Sharing, "Hey Siri," the Health app, and about 195 more new features. It’s all here, in these pages. The apps. That catalog of 1.3 million add-on programs makes the iPhone’s phone features almost secondary. Now you’ll know how to find, exploit, and troubleshoot those apps. The iPhone may be the world’s coolest computer, but it’s still a computer, with all of a computer’s complexities. iPhone: The Missing Manual is a funny, gorgeously illustrated guide to the tips, shortcuts, and workarounds that will turn you, too, into an iPhone master.

OS X El Capitan The Missing Manual

OS X El Capitan  The Missing Manual
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 846
Release: 2015-11-16
ISBN: 1491952156
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X El Capitan The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

With El Capitan, Apple brings never-before-seen features to OS X—like a split-screen desktop, improved window controls, and amazing graphics. The new edition of David Pogue's #1 bestselling Mac book shows you how to use key new features such as swiping gestures, Notes, a new Spotlight search system, the Safari pinning feature, and Split View. Missing Manuals creator David Pogue is one of the most widely recognized technology authors in the world. A former New York Times technology columnist, he founded and now produces videos for Yahoo Tech.

The macOS Big Sur Manual

The macOS Big Sur Manual
Author: Ian Osborne
Publsiher: Black Dog Media Ltd
Total Pages: 166
Release: 2020-11-01
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The macOS Big Sur Manual Book Excerpt:

A complete guide to understanding and using the latest macOS, Big Sur, on your Apple Mac or MacBook. If you’ve bought yourself a new Mac or recently upgraded the software on your old one, then you’ll be looking at the desktop of Apple’s new operating system, Big Sur and wondering how it all works. Well, you’re in luck. Within these pages are the keys to the Big Sur kingdom and we’ll help you unlock its potential and discover how everything fits together.

Photos for Mac and IOS The Missing Manual

Photos for Mac and IOS  The Missing Manual
Author: Lesa Snider
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2015-07-15
ISBN: 1491927348
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Photos for Mac and IOS The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

Apple’s new Photos app lets you do a whole lot more than simply store and edit pictures and videos on a Mac or iOS device. With this comprehensive guide, you’ll learn how to import, organize, and share your digital memories, as well as how to improve, print, and use your photos in creative projects. With Lesa Snider’s step-by-step instructions and expert advice, you’ll master Photos and tame your image library—and have fun along the way! The important stuff you need to know: Migrate from iPhoto. Learn how to make a quick and smooth transition. Organize your collection with ease. Master the many ways to import, group, and categorize images—and set up iCloud Family Sharing. Find your photos quickly. Employ Photos’ powerful labeling, keyword and facial recognition features to optimize searches. Sharpen your editing skills. Skillfully use Photos’ impressive image- and video-editing tools on your Mac or iOS device. Access photos anywhere. Sync your library to all of your Apple devices so your photos travel with you wherever you go. Share them online. Show your shots to everyone on your list by using shared albums, creating web galleries, posting them on Facebook, and more. Dive into creative projects. Build pro-level slideshows to share with others, and create gorgeous gift books, calendars, and cards.

Apple Pro Training Series

Apple Pro Training Series
Author: Kevin M. White,Gordon Davisson
Publsiher: Peachpit Press
Total Pages: 936
Release: 2015-01-12
ISBN: 0134037715
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Apple Pro Training Series Book Excerpt:

This is the official curriculum of the Apple Yosemite 101: OS X Support Essentials 10.10 course and preparation for Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) 10.10 certification–as well as a top-notch primer for anyone who needs to support, troubleshoot, or optimize OS X Yosemite. This guide provides comprehensive coverage of Yosemite and is part of the Apple Pro Training series–the only Apple-certified books the market. Designed for support technicians, help desk specialists, and ardent Mac users, this guide takes you deep inside the Yosemite operating system. Readers will find in-depth, step-by-step instruction on everything from installing and configuring Yosemite to managing networks and system administration. Whether you run a computer lab or an IT department, you’ll learn to set up users, configure system preferences, manage security and permissions, use diagnostic and repair tools, troubleshoot peripheral devices, and more–all on your way to preparing for the industry-standard ACSP certification. Covers updated system utilities and new features of OS X Yosemite. Features authoritative explanations of underlying technologies, troubleshooting, system administration, and much more. Focused lessons take you step by step through practical, real-world tasks. Lesson files and bonus material available for download–including lesson review questions summarizing what you’ve learned to prepare you for the Apple certification exam.

FileMaker Pro 14 The Missing Manual

FileMaker Pro 14  The Missing Manual
Author: Susan Prosser,Stuart Gripman
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 972
Release: 2015-05-13
ISBN: 1491917458
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

FileMaker Pro 14 The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

You don’t need a technical background to build powerful databases with FileMaker Pro 14. This crystal-clear, objective guide shows you how to create a database that lets you do almost anything with your data so you can quickly achieve your goals. Whether you’re creating catalogs, managing inventory and billing, or planning a wedding, you’ll learn how to customize your database to run on a PC, Mac, web browser, or iOS device. The important stuff you need to know: Dive into relational data. Solve problems quickly by connecting and combining data from different tables. Create professional documents. Publish reports, charts, invoices, catalogs, and other documents with ease. Access data anywhere. Use FileMaker Go on your iPad or iPhone—or share data on the Web. Harness processing power. Use new calculation and scripting tools to crunch numbers, search text, and automate tasks. Run your database on a secure server. Learn the high-level features of FileMaker Pro Advanced. Keep your data safe. Set privileges and allow data sharing with FileMaker’s streamlined security features.

CSS The Missing Manual

CSS  The Missing Manual
Author: David Sawyer McFarland
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 718
Release: 2015-08-13
ISBN: 1491918039
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CSS The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

CSS lets you create professional-looking websites, but learning its finer points can be tricky—even for seasoned web developers. This fully updated edition provides the most modern and effective tips, tricks, and tutorial-based instruction on CSS available today. Learn how to use new tools such as Flexbox and Sass to build web pages that look great and run fast on any desktop or mobile device. Ideal for casual and experienced designers alike. The important stuff you need to know: Start with the basics. Write CSS-friendly HTML, including the HTML5 tags recognized by today’s browsers. Design for mobile devices. Create web pages that look great when visitors use them on the go. Make your pages work for you. Add animations that capture the imagination, and forms that get the job done. Take control of page layouts. Use professional design techniques such as floats and positioning. Make your layouts more flexible. Design websites with Flexbox that adjust to different devices and screen sizes. Work more efficiently. Write less CSS code and work with smaller files, using Syntactically Awesome Stylesheets (Sass).

Troubleshooting iOS

Troubleshooting iOS
Author: Paul McFedries
Publsiher: Apress
Total Pages: 171
Release: 2016-12-22
ISBN: 1484224450
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Troubleshooting iOS Book Excerpt:

Understand and solve many different kinds of iPhone and iPad problems. This book covers both general troubleshooting techniques applicable in a wide variety of situations as well as specific fixes for topics such as networking, apps, photos, the battery, and syncing. Glitches, hiccups, and crashes just aren't supposed to happen with iOS, but alas, all too often they do. It is these non-obvious fixes, workarounds, and preventative measures that form the core of iOS Troubleshooting. With clear, straightforward prose, this book will take the reader through hundreds of iOS problems, explain the reasons for them, and provide easy to understand solutions to get the device (and you) back in business. What you'll learn: Fix cellular and networking connections Incorporate accessories effectively Solve battery and charging issues Clear up syncing and iCloud glitches Who this book is for: Any person who uses an iOS device.

Amazon Fire Phone The Missing Manual

Amazon Fire Phone  The Missing Manual
Author: Preston Gralla
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2014-12-16
ISBN: 149191128X
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Amazon Fire Phone The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

Unleash the powers of the Amazon Fire phone with help from technology guru Preston Gralla. Through clear instructions and savvy advice, this fast-paced, engaging guide shows you how to make the most of Fire phone’s innovative features—including Firefly, Dynamic Perspective, one-handed gestures, and integration with Amazon Prime. The important stuff you need to know: Gain control with Dynamic Perspective. Tilt your phone to scroll, move your head to play games, and explore maps in 3D. Take pictures further. Capture high-res, panoramic, and moving (lenticular) photos. Shoot HD video, too. Shop with ease. Use Firefly to identify music, videos, and other items, and go straight to the product’s Amazon page. Get the apps you want. Load up on games and apps for productivity, health and fitness, and social networking from Amazon’s Appstore. Solve problems right away. Get live tech support from Amazon via video chat with the Mayday help feature. Carry the Cloud in your hand. Access Prime Instant Video, your Kindle library, and your uploaded photos and videos.

Getting an IT Help Desk Job For Dummies

Getting an IT Help Desk Job For Dummies
Author: Tyler Regas
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2015-04-20
ISBN: 1119018986
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Getting an IT Help Desk Job For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Despite economic growth in the U.S., prospects in the job market remain dim. Yet while other industries stagnate, the IT market has continued to expand as technology matures and deepends its roots in business operations. For those seeking a job in IT, the ubiquitous help desk is an excellent starting point in a promising career. This book helps individuals seeking employment as an IT help desk professional understand the industry, develop the necessary skills to obtain the position, secure a job offer, and advance in their careers. Inside you'll find: Understanding the IT Help Desk A Day in the Life of an IT Help Desk Professional Why Starting at the Help Desk is an Awesome Choice The Education & Mindset Feeding Your Inner Nerd Required Post-Education & Certifications Finding the Right Position For You Branding Yourself Creating a Winning Resume & Cover Letter Surviving the Interview/Post-Interview Etiquette and many more helpful tips! Loaded with simple, straightforward advice and packed with valuable insight, Getting an IT Help Desk Job For Dummies is you all-in-one guide to starting your IT career on the right foot!

MacOS Sierra The Missing Manual

MacOS Sierra  The Missing Manual
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 879
Release: 2016-11-29
ISBN: 1491977213
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

MacOS Sierra The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

Apple's latest operating system, macOS Sierra, brings the Siri voice assistant to the Mac-- among other things. What it doesn't offer, though, is printed instructions. Pogue tells you the information you need to know, from enhancements and storage to shortcuts and file sharing with Windows.

macOS High Sierra The Missing Manual

macOS High Sierra  The Missing Manual
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 896
Release: 2018-01-31
ISBN: 1492031968
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

macOS High Sierra The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

With High Sierra, Apple has taken its macOS operating system to new heights. From Apple’s efficient new file system to improved video streaming and support for virtual reality, this latest macOS version provides features improve your experience. And once again, David Pogue brings his humor and expertise to the #1 bestselling Mac book. Whether you’re a developer or a home-user, this guide offers a wealth of detail on Apple’s macOS 10.13 operating system, this new edition covers everything High Sierra has to offer. Perfect for newcomers. Get crystal-clear, jargon-free introductions to the best and brightest macOS apps, including Siri, Safari, iCloud, FaceTime, and AirDrop. Get the whole picture. Learn more efficient ways to navigate, organize, and edit your photos with new features in the Photos app. Go in-depth. Take advantage of Apple’s new graphics technology, and its support for virtual reality.Gain real insight. David Pogue doesn't just tell you how to use macOS features. You’ll also learn why to use them—and how to avoid common pitfalls.i

macOS Support Essentials 10 14 Apple Pro Training Series

macOS Support Essentials 10 14   Apple Pro Training Series
Author: Arek Dreyer,Adam Karneboge
Publsiher: Peachpit Press
Total Pages: 944
Release: 2019-01-11
ISBN: 0135395542
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

macOS Support Essentials 10 14 Apple Pro Training Series Book Excerpt:

This is the official curriculum of the Apple Mojave 101: OS X Support Essentials 10.14 course and preparation for Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) 10.14 certification–as well as a top-notch primer for anyone who needs to support, troubleshoot, or optimize macOS Mojave. This guide provides comprehensive coverage of Mojave and is part of the Apple Pro Training series–the only Apple-certified books on the market. Designed for support technicians, help desk specialists, and ardent Mac users, this guide takes you deep inside macOS Mojave. Readers will find in-depth, step-by-step instruction on everything from installing and configuring High Sierra to managing networks and system administration. Whether you run a computer lab or an IT department, you’ll learn to set up users, configure system preferences, manage security and permissions, use diagnostic and repair tools, troubleshoot peripheral devices, and more–all on your way to preparing for the industry-standard ACSP certification. This is a step-by-step guide that works through lessons designed to teach practical, real-world tasks, with lesson files let you practice as you learn.