Teach Yourself Visually Mac Os X Lion (Paperback)
|Author: Paul McFedries|
Are you a visual learner? Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something -- and skip the long-winded explanations? If so, then this book is for you. Open it up and you''ll find clear, step-by-step screen shots that show you how to tackle more than 150 OS X Lion tasks. Each task-based spread covers a single technique, sure to help you get up and running on OS X Lion in no time.
You''ll learn to:
Play music and make movies or DVDs
Use Launchpad and Mission Control
Communicate via e-mail or FaceTime(R)
Connect an iPod(R), iPhone(R), or iPad(R)
Network with OS X Lion
Designed for visual learners
Two-page lessons break big topics into bite-sized modules
Succinct explanations walk you through step by step
Full-color screen shots demonstrate each task
Helpful sidebars offer practical tips and tricks
From the Publisher:
For readers looking to gain a general understanding of the Mac OS operating system and some of the common peripherals associated with it, this book is a perfect introduction. Teach Yourself VISUALLY Mac OS X Lion demonstrates essential tasks readers need to know to about their Mac OS to help them customize their Mac, explore iLife '11 digital media applications, and discover what's new with the latest OS from Apple, including the multi-touch trackpad, Mision Control, and App Store functionality built into Mac OS X Lion. Using full color, rich screenshots and illustrations, and straight-forward step-by-step instructions, anyone wanting to know how to get the most from from Apple's latest operating system will benefit from this book.