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MacBook For Dummies, 5th Edition

ISBN: 978-1-118-86234-6
Paperback
432 pages
July 2014
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Introduction  1

Part I: Tie Myself Down with a Desktop? Preposterous! 7

Chapter 1: Hey, It Really Does Have Ever y thing I Need 9

Chapter 2: Turning On Your Por table Powerhouse 33

Chapter 3: The Laptop Owner’s Introduction to OS X 45

Part II: Shaking Hands with OS X  55

Chapter 4: Opening and Closing and Tapping and Such 57

Chapter 5: Getting to the Heart of Mavericks 79

Chapter 6: A Nerd’s Guide to System Preferences 97

Chapter 7: Sifting Through Your Stuff 115

Chapter 8: Using Reminders, Notes, Notifications, and Maps 125

Part III: Connecting and Communicating  137

Chapter 9: Let’s Go on Safari! 139

Chapter 10: iCloud Is Made for MacBooks159

Chapter 11: Your Laptop Goes Multiuser 165

Chapter 12: Working Well with Net works 185

Part IV: Living the iLife  205

Chapter 13: The Multimedia Joy of iTunes 207

Chapter 14: The Masterpiece That Is iPhoto 233

Chapter 15: Making Film History with iMovie 257

Chapter 16: Recording Your Hits with GarageBand 277

Part V: Getting Productive and Maintaining Your MacBook  295

Chapter 17: Desktop Publishing with Pages 297

Chapter 18: Creating Spreadsheets with Numbers 311

Chapter 19: Building Presentations with Keynote 325

Chapter 20: When Good Mac Laptops Go Bad 337

Chapter 21: Adding New Stuff to Your Laptop 351

Chapter 22: Tackling the Housekeeping 363

Part VI: The Part of Tens  375

Chapter 23: Top Ten Laptop Rules to Follow 377

Chapter 24: Ten Things to Avoid Like the Plague 385

Index  393