Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger: Peachpit Learning Series by Robin Williams

By Robin Williams

That allows you to tame Mac OS X Tiger, yet you must accomplish that within the convenience of your house, this advisor makes it attainable! Robin Williams makes use of her trademark pleasant instructing variety to bare precisely what you must recognize: what is new in Tiger, what is nice approximately it, and the way are you able to get the main out of it quickly! targeted classes take you step by step via functional, real-world initiatives that train Mac OS X Tiger inside and outside. Covers every thing from upgrading your Mac to Tiger and customizing and troubleshooting your method to all of Tiger's new chocolates: configuring the spoken-user interface, audio and video messaging with a number of humans immediately, a Dashboard jam-packed with Widgets, the cutting edge highlight seek method, the improved Safari RSS browser, and extra.

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You are probably already aware of visual clues such as the underline beneath text on a web page to indicate a link, or the little colored dots in your word processor that indicate a word is misspelled. Here are a few others that will help you start noticing what your Mac is telling you. [View full size image] Sometimes our eyes glaze over because there is so much visual stimulation on the Mac screen. Just keep in mind that everything means something and slowly get to know the visual clues. Below you see a typical title bar of a document.

If you accidentally lose something from the Dock, you can come back to this Applications window to drag the item back in. Some applications that you buy will display their folders here in the Applications window. If so, open the folder and find the actual "application" icon to drag to the Dock. 64 Mac OS X Basics for New Users Mac OS X Basics for New Users 65 Keyboard shortcut Command Shift A Opens the Applications folder even if there is no other Finder window open. Know the Common Elements of Mac OS X Applications Most Mac applications have these features in common.

Other ways to transfer files. Keyboard Shortcuts Restart, hold T Boot an OS X Mac in Target Disk Mode Mac OS X Basics for New Users Lesson 3. Introduction to Mac OS X Lesson 4. Introduction to Mac OS X Applications Lesson 5. Working between Mac OS X Applications Lesson 3. Introduction to Mac OS X Goals Become familiar and comfortable with the Desktop and Finder. Understand the Finder windows and how to use them. Learn to use the Dock. Work with contextual menus and keyboard shortcuts. Burn a CD or DVD.

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