Mastering Mac OS X

Mastering Mac OS X

eBook - 2004
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Covers OS X v.10.3, Panther

On the Prowl for In-Depth, Step-by-Step, Mac OS X Coverage? Your Search Is Over

Whether you're new to the Mac, upgrading from a previous Mac OS version, or converting from Windows or Unix, Mastering Mac OS X, Third Edition is your one-stop resource for Apple's powerhouse operating system. Filled with detailed explanations, step-by-step instructions, and thorough examples for newbies and old-timers alike, this book answers all your questions and shows you how to take advantage of every aspect of Mac OS X. Expert authors Stauffer and McElhearn divulge their Mac OS X troubleshooting and problem-solving know-how. Over 900 pages of coverage includes: Personalizing Mac OS X: Dock, Desktop, and FinderUsing the latest features including iChat AV, FontBook, FileVault and ExposeEncrypting data, storing passwords, and using built-in applicationsConnecting to, troubleshooting, and securing your Internet connectionUsing, automating, and securing e-mail from virusesUsing QuickTime 6, QuickTime Pro, and iMovie to play, edit, and export movie filesBurning audio and data CDs and playing MP3s, Internet radio, and DVD moviesImporting, exporting, and editing digital images using iPhotoBuilding a secure network and sharing files locally and over the InternetUsing Windows and Unix documents, networking protocols, and applicationsWorking with Terminal and Darwin command lines and Darwin applicationsBacking up and recovering data, managing your disks and peripheralsConfiguring and tweaking Apache, FTP serving, PHP, and MySQLQuickly diagnosing and solving common system-level problemsTroubleshooting Classic and native applications

Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. ; London : SYBEX, c2004.
Edition: 3rd ed.
ISBN: 9780585496832
Characteristics: xxix, 878 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Additional Contributors: NetLibrary, Inc


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