OS X Mountain Lion

OS X Mountain Lion
Author: Lynn Beighley
Publsiher: Peachpit Press
Total Pages: 480
Release: 2012-08-14
ISBN: 0133088448
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion Book Excerpt:

The latest update of this bestselling OS X guide will have you working miracles in no time with Mountain Lion, which features all-new, system-wide integration with iCloud. With this book, you can learn in your own way, whether it's working through the lessons from start to finish, jumping straight to step-by-step exercises about new features, or looking up just what you need to know at that moment. There are hundreds of exciting tools and hidden gems in your Macintosh. Author Lynn Beighley uses her gentle, yet expert, instruction to help you find these tools and gems and master them, taking full advantage of all that Mountain Lion has to offer. If you are new to OS X, you'll learn the basics of how to use OS X efficiently and joyfully. From there, you can move on to customize Mountain Lion to suit the way you work. And if you've been using OS X already, you'll learn to use all of Mountain Lion's new features, including iCloud integration, Messages, Reminders, Notes, the Notification Center, Share Sheets, Gatekeeper, and more.

OS X Mountain Lion Tips and Tricks

OS X Mountain Lion Tips and Tricks
Author: Jason R. Rich
Publsiher: Que Publishing
Total Pages: 400
Release: 2012-09-11
ISBN: 0133102327
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion Tips and Tricks Book Excerpt:

Discover hundreds of tips, tricks, and shortcuts for doing more, sharing more, and having more fun with your Mac that’s running Mountain Lion! This easy, nontechnical tutorial brings together powerful new ways to use OS X 10.8’s coolest features and hottest new innovations! Perfect for Mac beginners, Windows® refugees, and long-time Mac users upgrading to Mountain Lion, it’s packed with great ideas and solutions you would never discover on your own–all explained simply, step-by-step, with full-color pictures. Whether you’re running a desktop iMac, a MacBook, or MacBook Air notebook computer, this book will make you even happier with your Apple computer than you already are! Here’s just a sampling of what you’ll learn how to do: • Make the most of Mountain Lion’s new and revamped iPad-style apps • Share content on Facebook or Twitter instantly, without switching apps • Painlessly sync all your Apple devices (including your Macs, iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch) • Communicate more efficiently with Messages • Compete against other gamers online from your Mac • Get access to iCloud’s any time/any where free storage • Use Apple’s “Find My Mac” service to find and remotely password-protect your Mac if it’s lost or stolen • Get Notification Center to show you what you want–and only what you want • Transcribe voice dictation straight into your apps • Discover great shortcuts for apps like Contacts, Calendar, and Mail • Automatically back up your stuff with Time Machine • Organize your life with Reminders and create detailed To Do lists that sync with all of your computers and Apple mobile devices • Wirelessly simulcast presentations, home videos, and iTunes content to your TV (using Apple TV) • Use iPhoto’s Faces tool to sort images based on who’s in them, and then edit, print, and share them with ease • Hold free real-time videoconferences with other Apple users using FaceTime or anyone using Skype • Transition painlessly from any version of Windows®

Apple Pro Training Series

Apple Pro Training Series
Author: Arek Dreyer,Ben Greisler
Publsiher: Peachpit Press
Total Pages: 720
Release: 2015-01-29
ISBN: 0134034090
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Apple Pro Training Series Book Excerpt:

This is the official curriculum of the Apple Yosemite 201: OS X Server Essentials 10.10 course and preparation for Apple Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC) 10.10 certification—as well as a top-notch primer for anyone who needs to implement, administer, or maintain a network that uses OS X Server on Yosemite. This book provides comprehensive coverage of OS X Server and is part of the Apple Pro Training series—the only Apple-certified books on the market. Designed for help desk specialists, technical coordinators, and entry-level system administrators, this guide teaches you how to install and configure OS X Server on Yosemite to provide network-based services. You’ll also learn to use tools for efficiently managing and deploying OS X Server. In addition to learning key concepts and experiencing hands-on, practical exercises throughout, the book also covers the learning objectives to help you prepare for the industry-standard ACTC certification. Provides authoritative explanations of OS X Server setup and management on Yosemite. Focused lessons take you step by step through practical, real-world exercises. Lesson review questions summarize what you learn to prepare you for the Apple certification exam. Lesson files available for download—including lesson

OS X Mountain Lion For Dummies

OS X Mountain Lion For Dummies
Author: Bob LeVitus
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 480
Release: 2012-07-24
ISBN: 1118461991
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Tame your Mountain Lion, the "Dr. Mac" way Author Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus is a Mac guru and one of the world's leading authorities on all things Apple, so when he talks OS X Mountain Lion, people listen. Now you can learn how to get the most out of OS X Mountain Lion with the latest edition of this bestselling guide to OS X. Whether you're learning your way around your first Mac or just updating your OS, you'll unleash the power of OS X Mountain Lion with this friendly, full-color guide to Apple's new operating system. Covers OS X basics, including working with the Dock, Launchpad, and Mission Control; setting up your e-mail; surfing the web with Safari; organizing your files; navigating with multi-touch gestures; managing your contacts and calendars; connecting a printer; and printing documents Walks you through the new-to-OS-X features, such as Messages, Notes, Reminders, Notification Center, Power Nap, Dictation, Twitter and Facebook integration, Game Center, and Gatekeeper Gets you up and running with iTunes and the latest apps from the Mac App Store and shows you how to enjoy music, movies, DVDs, and digital photos on your Mac Provides troubleshooting tips, advice on customizing and maintaining your Mac, and keeping your information safe with Time Machine OS X Mountain Lion For Dummies is the perfect guide to help you reach the peak of this exciting new operating system.

OS X Mountain Lion The Missing Manual

OS X Mountain Lion  The Missing Manual
Author: David Pogue
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 867
Release: 2012-08-10
ISBN: 1449330274
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion The Missing Manual Book Excerpt:

Demonstrates the operating system's basic features, including the desktop, the Dock, system preferences, free programs, security, networking, internet setup, iCloud, and Safari.

OS X Mountain Lion Bible

OS X Mountain Lion Bible
Author: Galen Gruman
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 864
Release: 2012-08-16
ISBN: 1118499891
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion Bible Book Excerpt:

The complete guide to Mac OS X, fully updated for the newest release! The Mac's solid, powerful operating system and the exploding popularity of iOS devices are fueling a strong increase in market share for Apple. Previous editions of this book have sold more than 75,000 copies, and this new edition is fully updated with all the exciting features of OS X Mountain Lion, including Game Center, Messages, and Notifications. Written by industry expert Galen Gruman, it covers all the basics and then delves deep into professional and higher-end topics, making it the one book you need to succeed with Mac OS X. Mac sales are booming, and those who are just getting started with a Mac need the detailed coverage in this guide Includes tips, tricks, and advanced information for those ready to step up to the next level with their Macs With both basic coverage and more in-depth explorations of professional and advanced features, this book is ideal for both Mac newcomers and veterans who want to master all the functionality of the new system Mac OS X Bible is the comprehensive resource on using the newest version of Mac OS X and taking full advantage of its power.

OS X Mountain Lion Absolute Beginner s Guide

OS X Mountain Lion Absolute Beginner s Guide
Author: Yvonne Johnson
Publsiher: Que Publishing
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2012-08-28
ISBN: 0133118118
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion Absolute Beginner s Guide Book Excerpt:

Make the most of your new OS X® Mountain Lion notebook or desktop computer—without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to get comfortable, get productive, get online, connect with friends and family, explore the Web, enjoy music and video, and have way more fun! Even if you’ve never used a Mac before, this book will show you how to do what you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. OS X Mountain Lion has never been this simple! Who knew how simple OS X Mountain Lion could be? This is today’s best beginner’s guide to using your new OS X Mountain Lion desktop or notebook computer: simple, practical instructions for doing everything you really want to do! Here’s a small sample of what you learn: • Master Mountain Lion’s new iPad®/iPhone®-like features • Learn Mac essentials, from bootup to the Dock • Sync your data on iCloud, and use it anywhere • Personalize your Mac to match your style and make you more productive • Use iTunes® to enjoy music, Internet radio, TV, movies, podcasts, and even college courses • Stay organized with Contacts, Calendar, Notes, and Reminders • Connect with people via Mail, Messages, and FaceTime® video calls • Get instant access to weather, stock, and flight information • Compete against gamers running Macs, iPads, or iPhones • Explore the Web with Apple’s speedy Safari browser • Use Photo Booth® to capture, edit, and share photos and video • Automatically back up your Mac with Time Machine® • Protect your Mac (and yourself) against online threats Category: Computers Covers: Macintosh Operating System User Level: Beginning

OS X Mountain Lion

OS X Mountain Lion
Author: Maria Langer
Publsiher: Peachpit Press
Total Pages: 648
Release: 2012-09-21
ISBN: 0133088081
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion Book Excerpt:

The latest update of this best-selling Visual QuickStart Guide will have you up and running in no time with OS X Mountain Lion. Respected, best-selling author Maria Langer will take you through all of OS X Mountain Lion's groundbreaking capabilities and new features, including iCloud, Messages, Reminders, Notes, Notification Center, Game Center, AirPlay Mirroring, and Gatekeeper. In addition to beng a great reference to the essentials of Mac OS X Mountain Lion, Maria includes projects that shows readers how to apply the book's instruction in real-world situations.

Mac OS X Lion Pocket Guide

Mac OS X Lion Pocket Guide
Author: Jeff Carlson
Publsiher: Peachpit Press
Total Pages: 99998
Release: 2011-07-21
ISBN: 0132781638
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mac OS X Lion Pocket Guide Book Excerpt:

The Mac OS X Lion Pocket Guide is an indispensable quick reference guide that is packed with bite-sized chunks of practical information for people who want to jump in and start working and playing with OS X Lion. The attractive price and accessible content make this the perfect learning companion and reference guide. Written by Mac expert Jeff Carlson, this essential guide features snappy writing, eye-catching graphics, and an elegant design that walks readers through the most common OS X Lion tasks. The Mac OS X Lion Pocket Guide covers all of the key new features of OS X Lion including Multi-Touch Gestures, Launchpad, Mission Control, the App Store, Mail, and much more.

OS X Mountain Lion Portable Genius

OS X Mountain Lion Portable Genius
Author: Dwight Spivey
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2012-08-24
ISBN: 1118463935
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion Portable Genius Book Excerpt:

Ebook Survey of Operating Systems

Ebook  Survey of Operating Systems
Author: Jane Holcombe,Charles Holcombe
Publsiher: McGraw Hill
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2014-10-16
ISBN: 0077172051
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Ebook Survey of Operating Systems Book Excerpt:

McGraw-Hill is proud to introduce the fourth edition of Jane and Charles Holcombe's, Survey of Operating Systems. This title provides an introduction to the most widely used desktop operating systems (including Windows 8, Mac OS, and Linux) and includes a more visual approach with more illustrations and a more interactive approach with hands-on activities to result in students building a successful foundation for IT success.

OS X Mountain Lion

OS X Mountain Lion
Author: Chris Kennedy
Publsiher: Questing Vole Press
Total Pages: 349
Release: 2012-06-18
ISBN: 1937842002
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion Book Excerpt:

Perfect for new and longtime Mac users, this no-fluff guide to OS X Mountain Lion is packed with details on system preferences, the desktop, built-in applications, and utilities. You'll also find step-by-step instructions for printing, scanning, networking, sharing, troubleshooting, and going online. A Windows glossary makes switching to Mac (mostly) painless, and keyboard mavens will find a complete list of keyboard shortcuts. New features covered include Notification Center, Dictation, Gatekeeper, Game Center, Messages, Notes, Reminders, Share sheets, Twitter integration, Facebook integration, AirPlay Mirroring, Power Nap, screen-saver slideshows, deeper iCloud integration, and App Store updates. - See live previews of documents, pictures, and folders. - Use Mission Control to juggle all your open windows and desktops. - Dock programs, documents, and folders for one-click access. - See all your notifications in one place. - Use iCloud to store and access the latest versions of your files and settings online. - Sync your documents, mail, contacts, appointments, reminders, notes, and messages wirelessly across your Mac, iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. - Get instant search results for documents, pictures, music, mail, programs, and more. - Dictate anywhere that you can type. - Play games on Game Center, Apple's online multiplayer social gaming network. - Post to Facebook and Twitter right from the app you're using. - Mirror your Mac's screen to your TV wirelessly via AirPlay. - Share files and printers on your home network. - Connect to wireless networks with a couple of clicks. - Set up and manage printers, scanners, and other devices. - Download and install OS X, apps, and updates from the Mac App Store. - Secure your data from thieves and snoops. - Plenty of tips, tricks, and workarounds. - Fully cross-referenced, linked, and searchable. Contents 1. OS X Basics 2. The Desktop 3. System Preferences 4. Files, Folders, and Drives 5. Programs and Documents 6. Printing, Faxing, and Fonts 7. Networks and Sharing 8. Online Connections 9. Security and Privacy 10. Maintenance and Backups 11. Switching from Windows 12. Keyboard Shortcuts About the Author Chris Kennedy is a technical writer based in Boulder, Colorado. When he's not planting power-user tips on blogs, Chris climbs rocks, revises his screenplays, and reads the journals of polar explorers.

Learning Unix for OS X Mountain Lion

Learning Unix for OS X Mountain Lion
Author: Dave Taylor
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 214
Release: 2012-09-28
ISBN: 1449332315
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Learning Unix for OS X Mountain Lion Book Excerpt:

ntroduces the UNIX environment for the Mac OS X Mountain Lion and explains how to set up and configure the Terminal application; how to manage, create, and edit files; and how to navigate the Internet.

Easy OS X Mountain Lion

Easy OS X Mountain Lion
Author: Kate Binder
Publsiher: Que Publishing
Total Pages: 312
Release: 2012-09-07
ISBN: 0133100243
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Easy OS X Mountain Lion Book Excerpt:

Easy OS X Mountain Lion teaches you the fundamentals of working with the OS X operating system as well as how to use many of the applications that come with your Mac. See it done. Do it yourself. It’s that Easy! Fully illustrated steps with simple instructions guide you through each task, building the skills you need to master OS X Mountain Lion with ease. No need to feel intimidated--we’ll hold your hand every step of the way. • Locate, purchase, and download applications using the Mac App Store • Use Spotlight to instantly locate any file • Chat with your friends online using audio and video • Buy music online • Use iPhoto to take control of your photo collection • Share calendars with coworkers, family, and friends • Use LaunchPad to start and organize any applications on your Mac • Make your email organize itself • Connect with friends who play the same games you do and compare scores • Customize your desktop and icons • Set up your own wireless network to share files, printers, and Internet access Easy OS X Mountain Lion’s concise, easy-to-follow tasks get you up and running quickly, no matter what you want to do with your Mac.

OS X Mountain Lion Pocket Guide

OS X Mountain Lion Pocket Guide
Author: Chris Seibold
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2012-07-25
ISBN: 1449334253
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion Pocket Guide Book Excerpt:

Get the concise information you need to start using OS X Mountain Lion, the latest version of the Mac operating system. This handy guide goes right to the heart of the OS, with details on system preferences, built-in applications, utilities, and other features. Once you’re familiar with the fundamentals, use this book as a resource for problem-solving on the fly. You get configuration tips, lots of step-by-step instructions, guides for troubleshooting, and other advice—all in an easy-to-read format. Learn what’s new, including improved iCloud integration and other iPad-inspired features Discover how working with multiple devices is easier and more streamlined with Mountain Lion Get a guide to the Finder, Dock, user accounts, and other essentials Use Mountain Lion’s system preferences to customize your Mac Take advantage of OS X applications, such as FaceTime and Time Machine Manage passwords and secure your data Work more efficiently with a complete list of keyboard shortcuts

Using OS X Mountain Lion Server at Home

Using OS X Mountain Lion Server at Home
Author: Terry Walsh
Publsiher: We Got Served
Total Pages: 373
Release: 2012-08-21
ISBN: 0957194870
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Using OS X Mountain Lion Server at Home Book Excerpt:

Using OS X Mountain Lion Server at Home is the "missing manual" for Apple's OS X Mountain Lion Server operating system, and the follow up to the very popular Using OS X Lion Server at Home. Fully revised, updated and extended for Apple's latest server platform, this eBook takes you step by step through selecting the right hardware, installing and configuring Apple's server operating system. Written in straightforward language for non-geeks and those new to OS X, this comprehensive guide ensures you can get the most out of OS X Mountain Lion Server in the home by walking you through the product's essential features, including file and folder sharing, setting up shared family calendars and contacts, remote access, backup, media streaming, serving software updates to your Mac clients, running your own Mail server at home, managing iPhones and iPads and more. Alongside a full update covering changes from OS X Lion to Mountain Lion, this 373 page eBook includes four brand new chapters exploring advanced topics, including running an FTP Server on Mountain Lion, managing your own eMail courtesy of the on-board Mail Server, caching OS X Software Updates and serving to clients, as well as managing Mac App Store Application and Operating System updates using your server. If you're new to OS X Server or simply upgrading from the last release, you'll find Using OS X Mountain Lion Server at Home an indispensable guide to getting started and doing more with Apple's server release.

Learning Apple OS X Mountain Lion

Learning Apple OS X Mountain Lion
Author: Matt Schalk
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2012
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Learning Apple OS X Mountain Lion Book Excerpt:

"In this OS X Mountain Lion training course, expert trainer Matt Schalk gives you an excellent overview of this powerful operating system from Apple. This course is aimed towards both new users to the Mac OS and users upgrading from prior versions of OS X. You will begin by learning how to install and setup your new operating system. Matt shows you how to interface with your system using the Finder, Desktop, Dock and Menu bar. You continue on with lessons on file management, how to install new software, manage users, and how to surf the web on Mountain Lion. This video tutorial will also teach you about working with calendars and email, managing photos, movies and music, scanning, printing, and much much more. By the conclusion of this computer based training video you will be comfortable with navigating the operating system, finding and using included software, managing your files, and how to take best advantage of the powerful features included in OS X Mountain Lion."--Resource description page.

OS X Mountain Lion Server For Dummies

OS X Mountain Lion Server For Dummies
Author: John Rizzo
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 408
Release: 2012-08-31
ISBN: 111841781X
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion Server For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Create a Mac network in your home or office There's no doubt about it: Macs, iPhones, and iPads have invaded the workplace. But, you don't need an IT department to administer a Mac network in your home or business. This friendly guide explains everything you need to know to set one up yourself using OS X Mountain Lion Server. First, you'll find an easy, quick-start way to implement OS X Mountain Lion on a Mac Mini. From there, you'll learn how to set up DNS, iCal Server, Podcast Producer, Wiki Server, file sharing, mail services, and more. This book helps you set up profile support for your iPhone and iPad and provides ways to configure iCloud in the home or office to keep your business data safe. Explains how to set up, secure, and troubleshoot a Mac network with OS X Mountain Lion Server Covers how to configure the server as well as DNS, iCal Server, Podcast Producer, Wiki Server, Spotlight Server, iChat Server, File Sharing, and Mail Services Shows Windows administrators how to easily incorporate Macs into their network Also covers support for iOS devices and ways you can use iCloud to keep your data secure when you hit the road for business travel Take control of your network and make administering it a snap with OS X Mountain Lion Server For Dummies.

The OS X Mountain Lion Pocket Guide

The OS X Mountain Lion Pocket Guide
Author: Jeff Carlson
Publsiher: Peachpit Press
Total Pages: 264
Release: 2012-07-24
ISBN: 0133087107
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The OS X Mountain Lion Pocket Guide Book Excerpt:

This low-priced, handy guide is packed with practical guidance for people who want to jump in and start using the OS X Mountain Lion. Written by Jeff Carlson, this essential companion features snappy writing, eye-catching graphics, and a clean design to help readers get the most out of OS X Mountain Lion. Jeff guides readers through Apple's OS X Mountain Lion, showing you how to: Download, set up, and starting using Mountain Lion. Manage files with iCloud. Swipe, pinch, and scroll: Master Mountain Lion's Mult-Touch gestures. Install applications from the Mac App Store, and stay safe with Gatekeeper. Stay in touch: Enjoy video calls with family and friends with FaceTime and chat them up with Messages. Don't miss another email, calendar alert, or friend request with Notification Center. Show off your gaming skills through Game Center. In addition, Jeff offers plenty of tips and tricks for getting the most from Mountain Lion.

OS X Mountain Lion All in One For Dummies

OS X Mountain Lion All in One For Dummies
Author: Mark L. Chambers
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 816
Release: 2012-08-22
ISBN: 1118461142
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

OS X Mountain Lion All in One For Dummies Book Excerpt:

The big new book on Apple's big new cat?OS X Mountain Lion The 800+ pages in this value-packed guide cover everything you need to know to get the most out of OS X Mountain Lion. Eight minibooks are packed with detailed information covering essential topics such as OS X basics, customizing and sharing, creating digital hubs, using iWork, networking, advanced functions, and more. You'll learn how to keep your system safe with the amazing new Gatekeeper, integrate Twitter and Facebook into your Mac life, get your head in the iCloud, and a host of other cool and practical new functions. Features eight minibooks: Introducing OS X, Customizing and Sharing, the Digital Hub, Using iWork, the Typical Internet Stuff, Networking in OS X, Expanding Your System, and Advanced OS X Covers new OS X features that bring more of the iOS experience to the Mac desktop, including Messages, Notes, Reminders, Notification Center, Power Nap, Twitter and Facebook integration, Gatekeeper, Dictation, and Game Center Shows you how to search with Spotlight, backup and restore your system with iCloud, tweak images with iPhoto, go Hollywood with iMovie, create websites, use FaceTime, turn your Mac into a DVD theatre, and jam with GarageBand and iTunes Explains how to stay secure, go wireless, expand your system, troubleshoot problems, and much more If you want one book for all things OS X Mountain Lion, you'll want OS X Mountain Lion All-in-One For Dummies.