OS X Mountain Lion All-in-One For Dummies
By Mark L. Chambers
Publisher: Wiley / For Dummies
Final Release Date: August 2012
Pages: 816

Make the leap to OS X Mountain Lion and reach new heights ofproductivity and fun with your Mac

With OS X Mountain Lion and all its new features, your Mac willtake you to new heights. Like your own personal Sherpa, ForDummies will guide you every step of the way. From the basicsfor first time Mac users to staying connected with NotificationCenter to being entertained and getting important work done, you'lltame Mountain Lion in no time at all.

  • Start at the base — get acquainted with OS X MountainLion, navigate around the desktop with Launchpad and MissionControl, and sync everything in the iCloud
  • Own it — build the Finder of your dreams, give yourdesktop the personal touch, set up multiuser accounts, and shareyour Mac with others
  • Just jammin' — manage and share your media withiPhoto®, iMovie®, iTunes®, and GarageBand®
  • The business end — use iWork® to create impressivedocuments, spreadsheets, and presentations
  • The world wide thing — surf the web with Safari®,stay in touch with Messages, video chat with FaceTime®, anddownload apps
  • Make the connection — set up your network, go wirelesswith AirPort Extreme®, and stay protected with Gatekeeper
  • Take it up a notch — increase performance by adding RAM,run Windows on your Mac, and try out some super apps andadd-ons

Open the book and find:

  • Steps for getting started with OS X
  • How to organize your life with Reminders and Notes
  • Advice for keeping all your devices in sync with iCloud
  • Tips for staying safe and secure online
  • How to be more productive with iWork
  • Details about turning spoken words into text withDictation
  • Troubleshooting advice
  • Time-saving AppleScript® secrets

8 books in 1

  • Introducing OS X
  • Customizing and Sharing
  • The Digital Hub
  • Using iWork®
  • The Typical Internet Stuff
  • Networking in OS X
  • Expanding Your System
  • Advanced OS X
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