The Resource Mac OS X Tiger for dummies, by Bob LeVitus, (electronic resource)

Mac OS X Tiger for dummies, by Bob LeVitus, (electronic resource)

Label
Mac OS X Tiger for dummies
Title
Mac OS X Tiger for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Bob LeVitus
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Mac OS X just keeps getting better! The newest cat in the pack, 10.4 Tiger, has new bells and whistles and terrific updates that make it even easier and more fun to use, which is why you won't want to miss out on the helpful guidance this book has to offer. Written by "Dr. Mac" himself, veteran Macintosh expert Bob LeVitus, Mac OS X Tiger For Dummies is perfect whether you're brand-new to the Mac or you're a longtime Mac-thusiast. You'll find sections onBasic Mac usage, including keyboard and mouse, menus, windows, the Dock, saving and backing up files, and gett
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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LeVitus, Bob
Dewey number
  • 005.446
  • 005.4469
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
QA76.76.O63
LC item number
L48546 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
--For dummies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operating systems (Computers)
  • Macintosh (Computer)
Label
Mac OS X Tiger for dummies, by Bob LeVitus, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
With index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Mac OS X Tiger For Dummies; About the Author; Dedication; Author's Acknowledgments; Contents at a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; What You Won't Find in this Book; Conventions Used in This Book; What You're Not to Read; Foolish Assumptions; How This Book Is Organized; Icons Used in This Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: Introducing Mac OS X Tiger; Chapter 1: Mac OS X Tiger 101 (Prerequisites: None); Gnawing to the Core of OS X; A Safety Net for the Absolute Beginner (Or Any User); Touring the Desktop; Sniffing Out the Default Desktop Icons
  • Picture This: A Picture on Your DesktopChapter 2: I Think Icon, I Think Icon . . .; What You Get ( In a Stock Dock); Delving Deeper into the Dock; Other Icons in OS X Tiger; Aliases: Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread; Doing More with Your Icons; Info-mation; Chapter 3: About Windows (Not the Microsoft Kind) and Menus; Anatomy of a Window; Dialog Dealie-Boppers; Working with Windows; Menu Basics; Underneath the Apple Menu Tree; Your Constant Companion: The Application Menu; File Management and More: Meet the File Menu; The Edit Menu (Which Shoulda Been Called the Clipboard Menu)
  • A View from a Window: The View MenuGoing Places: Checking Out Go Menu Items; Window Dressing; Not Just a Beatles Movie: Help and the Help Menu; Part II: Rounding Out Your Basic Training; Chapter 4: Newfangled Finder; Getting to Know the Finder; Belly Up to the Bar(s): The Toolbar and Sidebar; Navigating the Finder: Up, Down, and Backwards; Customize Your Finder Windows; Making It Your Very Own Finder: Introducing Finder Preferences; Chapter 5: Mastering the Save Sheet and the Open Dialog; Saving Your Document Before It's Too Late; Open Sez Me
  • Chapter 6: File Management without Tearing Your Hair OutWorking with Files and Folders; Navigating Nested Folders; Getting Up to Speed with the Mac OS X Folder Structure; Finding Your Stuff, Fast; Chapter 7: Haggling with Removable Media; Comprehending Disks; Some Disks Need to be Formatted First; Moving and Copying Disk Icons; Surprise: Your PC Disks Work, Too!; Burning CDs and DVDs; Getting Disks Out of Your Mac; Chapter 8: Back Up Now or Regret It Later; Backing Up Is (Not) Hard to Do; Why You Need Two Sets of Backups; Part III: Doing Stuff with Your Mac; Chapter 9: Internet-Working
  • A Brief Internet OverviewSetting Up for Surfing; Browsing the Web with Safari; Searching with Sherlock; Getting Your E-Mail with Mail; A Quick Overview of .Mac; Communicating via iChat AV; Gimme an A! Gimme a V!; Chapter 10: Publish or Perish: The Fail-Safe Guide to Printing; Before Diving In . . .; Ready: Connecting and Adding Your Printer; Set: Setting Up Your Document with Page Setup; Go: Printing with the Print Sheet; Previewing Your Documents; Just the Fax . . .; Font Mania; Chapter 11: Application Overload; Folder Full of Apps
  • Chapter 12: The Classic Environment: Like Mac OS 9, Only Better
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (434 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780471751380
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000348918
  • (EBL)231707
  • (OCoLC)64663916
  • (SSID)ssj0000195032
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12065856
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000195032
  • (PQKBWorkID)10241866
  • (PQKB)11226323
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC231707
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000348918
Label
Mac OS X Tiger for dummies, by Bob LeVitus, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
With index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Mac OS X Tiger For Dummies; About the Author; Dedication; Author's Acknowledgments; Contents at a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; What You Won't Find in this Book; Conventions Used in This Book; What You're Not to Read; Foolish Assumptions; How This Book Is Organized; Icons Used in This Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: Introducing Mac OS X Tiger; Chapter 1: Mac OS X Tiger 101 (Prerequisites: None); Gnawing to the Core of OS X; A Safety Net for the Absolute Beginner (Or Any User); Touring the Desktop; Sniffing Out the Default Desktop Icons
  • Picture This: A Picture on Your DesktopChapter 2: I Think Icon, I Think Icon . . .; What You Get ( In a Stock Dock); Delving Deeper into the Dock; Other Icons in OS X Tiger; Aliases: Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread; Doing More with Your Icons; Info-mation; Chapter 3: About Windows (Not the Microsoft Kind) and Menus; Anatomy of a Window; Dialog Dealie-Boppers; Working with Windows; Menu Basics; Underneath the Apple Menu Tree; Your Constant Companion: The Application Menu; File Management and More: Meet the File Menu; The Edit Menu (Which Shoulda Been Called the Clipboard Menu)
  • A View from a Window: The View MenuGoing Places: Checking Out Go Menu Items; Window Dressing; Not Just a Beatles Movie: Help and the Help Menu; Part II: Rounding Out Your Basic Training; Chapter 4: Newfangled Finder; Getting to Know the Finder; Belly Up to the Bar(s): The Toolbar and Sidebar; Navigating the Finder: Up, Down, and Backwards; Customize Your Finder Windows; Making It Your Very Own Finder: Introducing Finder Preferences; Chapter 5: Mastering the Save Sheet and the Open Dialog; Saving Your Document Before It's Too Late; Open Sez Me
  • Chapter 6: File Management without Tearing Your Hair OutWorking with Files and Folders; Navigating Nested Folders; Getting Up to Speed with the Mac OS X Folder Structure; Finding Your Stuff, Fast; Chapter 7: Haggling with Removable Media; Comprehending Disks; Some Disks Need to be Formatted First; Moving and Copying Disk Icons; Surprise: Your PC Disks Work, Too!; Burning CDs and DVDs; Getting Disks Out of Your Mac; Chapter 8: Back Up Now or Regret It Later; Backing Up Is (Not) Hard to Do; Why You Need Two Sets of Backups; Part III: Doing Stuff with Your Mac; Chapter 9: Internet-Working
  • A Brief Internet OverviewSetting Up for Surfing; Browsing the Web with Safari; Searching with Sherlock; Getting Your E-Mail with Mail; A Quick Overview of .Mac; Communicating via iChat AV; Gimme an A! Gimme a V!; Chapter 10: Publish or Perish: The Fail-Safe Guide to Printing; Before Diving In . . .; Ready: Connecting and Adding Your Printer; Set: Setting Up Your Document with Page Setup; Go: Printing with the Print Sheet; Previewing Your Documents; Just the Fax . . .; Font Mania; Chapter 11: Application Overload; Folder Full of Apps
  • Chapter 12: The Classic Environment: Like Mac OS 9, Only Better
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (434 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780471751380
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000348918
  • (EBL)231707
  • (OCoLC)64663916
  • (SSID)ssj0000195032
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12065856
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000195032
  • (PQKBWorkID)10241866
  • (PQKB)11226323
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC231707
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000348918

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