Apple Training Series Mac OS X Support Essentials by Owen Linzmayer

By Owen Linzmayer

The one Apple-certified ebook on Mac OS X, this up-to-date best-seller will take you deep contained in the most modern big-cat working method, masking every thing from networking applied sciences to approach management, customizing the working method, command-line programming, and extra. even if you are a help technician or just an ardent Mac person, you are going to speedy study and grasp the one hundred fifty+ positive aspects new to Mac OS X Tiger, together with the cutting edge highlight seek process, a Dashboard choked with customizable Widget mini-apps, the Automator software for construction personalized workflows, and extra. Following the educational pursuits of the Apple qualified Technical Coordinator certification examination, this self-paced e-book is an ideal complement to Apple's personal education classification and a primary primer for machine help team of workers who have to troubleshoot and optimize Mac OS X as a part of their jobs. bankruptcy evaluation sections and quizzes summarize and strengthen won wisdom.

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After using Setup Assistant to do the initial configuration, you can use System Preferences to perform additional system configuration. • To ensure that your system is up-to-date, you should check for updates on a regular basis by choosing Apple > Software Update, or using Software Update preferences. • Use Knowledge Base to research known installation issues. com/support) will provide you with further information regarding installing Mac OS X. 2 or Earlier: Choosing UFS or Mac OS Extended (HFS Plus) Formatting" Lesson Review Use the following questions to review what you have learned: 1: What are the different configuration choices when installing Mac OS X?

By default, System Administrator is disabled. The user exists, but you can't log in using that account. Mac OS X was configured this way to help secure the computer and avert unintentional deletion of important files and folders. System Administrator can be enabled using either NetInfo Manager or the command line. " NOTE There can be multiple standard and administrator users on any Mac OS X system, but only one System Administrator. Also, unlike other user types, the System Administrator does not have a home folder in Users.

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