Teach Yourself VISUALLY MacOS High Sierra.

By: McFedries, PaulMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: Newark : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2017Copyright date: ©2018Description: 1 online resource (566 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781119471332Subject(s): Operating systems (Computers)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Teach Yourself VISUALLY MacOS High SierraDDC classification: 5.4469000000000003 LOC classification: QA76.6.M344 2018Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Intro -- Title Page -- Table of Contents -- Chapter 1: Learning Basic macOS Tasks -- Start an Application -- Start an Application Using Launchpad -- Locate the Mouse Pointer -- Switch Between Applications -- View Running Applications with Mission Control -- Run an Application Full Screen -- Split the Screen with Two Applications -- Search Your Mac -- Voice-Operate Your Mac with Siri -- Save a Document -- Open a Document -- Print a Document -- Copy a File -- Move a File -- Rename a File -- Delete a File -- Open a Folder in a Tab -- Open a Document in a Tab -- Chapter 2: Browsing the Web -- Open a Web Page in a Tab -- Navigate Web Pages -- Navigate with the History List -- Change Your Home Page -- Bookmark Web Pages -- Pin a Web Page Tab -- Set the Default Zoom Level for a Website -- Mute a Web Page Tab -- Control Automatic Media Playback for a Website -- Display a Web Page Video as Picture-in-Picture -- Search for Sites -- Download a File -- View a Page Without Distracting Features -- Create a Web Page Reading List -- Chapter 3: Communicating via Email -- Add an Email Account -- Send an Email Message -- Add a File Attachment -- Add a Signature Block -- Receive and Read Email Messages -- Reply to a Message -- Forward a Message -- Open and Save an Attachment -- Create a Mailbox for Saving Messages -- Add Events and Contacts from a Message -- Process Messages Using Gestures -- Chapter 4: Enhancing Online Privacy -- Delete a Site from Your Browsing History -- Ask Websites Not to Track You -- Install and Use a Content Blocker -- Remove Saved Website Data -- Enable Private Browsing -- Delete a Saved Website Password -- Delete Saved Credit Card Data -- Move Spam to the Junk Mailbox Automatically -- Configure Advanced Junk Mail Filtering -- Disable Remote Images -- Chapter 5: Talking via Messages and FaceTime -- Sign In to Messages -- Send a Message.
Send a File in a Message -- Sign In to FaceTime -- Connect Through FaceTime -- Chapter 6: Tracking Contacts and Events -- Add a New Contact -- Edit a Contact -- Create a Contact Group -- Navigate the Calendar -- Create an Event -- Create a Repeating Event -- Send or Respond to an Event Invitation -- Chapter 7: Playing and Organizing Music -- Understanding the iTunes Library -- Navigate the iTunes Window -- Play a Song -- Create a Playlist -- Purchase Music from the iTunes Store -- Apply Parental Controls -- Subscribe to a Podcast -- Chapter 8: Learning Useful macOS Tasks -- Integrate macOS and Your iPhone or iPad -- Using Handoff to Switch Between a Device and macOS -- Install a Program Using the App Store -- Write a Note -- Enhance Notes with Attachments -- Create a Reminder -- Create a New Reminder List -- Work with the Notification Center -- Organize Files with Tags -- Search Files with Tags -- Search for a Location -- Get Directions to a Location -- Install a Font -- Access Non-Keyboard Characters -- Chapter 9: Connecting to Social Networks -- Sign In to Your Facebook Account -- Post to Facebook -- Publish a Photos Album to Facebook -- Sign In to Your Twitter Account -- Send a Tweet -- Connect to Your LinkedIn Account -- Post to LinkedIn -- Update Your Social Network Profile Picture -- Connect to Your Flickr Account -- Send Photos to Flickr -- Set Up Your Vimeo Account -- Send a Video to Vimeo -- Share Information with Other People -- Chapter 10: Viewing and Editing Photos and Videos -- View a Preview of a Photo -- View a Slideshow of Your Photos -- Import Photos from a Digital Camera -- View Your Photos -- Create an Album -- Crop a Photo -- Rotate a Photo -- Enhance a Photo with a Filter -- Straighten a Photo -- Remove Red Eye from a Photo -- Add Names to Faces in Your Photos -- Mark Your Favorite Photos -- Set an Album's Key Photo.
Email a Photo -- Take Your Picture -- Play Digital Video with QuickTime Player -- Chapter 11: Securing macOS -- Change Your Password -- Require a Password on Waking -- Disable Automatic Logins -- Configure App Downloads -- Turn On the Firewall -- Configure Location Services -- Enable the Guest User Account -- Chapter 12: Customizing macOS -- Display System Preferences -- Change the Desktop Background -- Set Your Mac's Sleep Options -- Change the Display Resolution and Brightness -- Create an App Folder in Launchpad -- Add a User Account -- Customize the Dock -- Add an Icon to the Dock -- Hide the Dock -- Add a Widget to the Notification Center -- Extend the Desktop Across Multiple Displays -- Customize the Share Menu -- Customize Siri -- Customize the Mouse and Trackpad -- Chapter 13: Maintaining macOS -- Empty the Trash -- Organize Your Desktop -- Check Hard Drive Free Space -- Uninstall Unused Applications -- Force a Stuck Application to Close -- Configure Time Machine Backups -- Restore an Earlier Version of a File -- Restore Files Using Time Machine -- Recondition Your Mac Notebook Battery -- Restart Your Mac -- Chapter 14: Working with iCloud -- Create an Apple ID -- Set Up iCloud Synchronization -- Generate a Website Password -- Activate and Configure iCloud Drive -- Manage Your iCloud Storage -- Set Up Family Sharing -- Locate and Lock a Lost Mac, iPod, iPhone, or iPad -- Chapter 15: Networking with macOS -- Understanding Networking -- Connect a Bluetooth Device -- Connect to a Wireless Network -- Connect to a Network Resource -- Turn On File and Printer Sharing -- Share a Folder -- Share a Printer -- Add a Shared Printer -- View macOS on Your TV -- End User License Agreement.
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Intro -- Title Page -- Table of Contents -- Chapter 1: Learning Basic macOS Tasks -- Start an Application -- Start an Application Using Launchpad -- Locate the Mouse Pointer -- Switch Between Applications -- View Running Applications with Mission Control -- Run an Application Full Screen -- Split the Screen with Two Applications -- Search Your Mac -- Voice-Operate Your Mac with Siri -- Save a Document -- Open a Document -- Print a Document -- Copy a File -- Move a File -- Rename a File -- Delete a File -- Open a Folder in a Tab -- Open a Document in a Tab -- Chapter 2: Browsing the Web -- Open a Web Page in a Tab -- Navigate Web Pages -- Navigate with the History List -- Change Your Home Page -- Bookmark Web Pages -- Pin a Web Page Tab -- Set the Default Zoom Level for a Website -- Mute a Web Page Tab -- Control Automatic Media Playback for a Website -- Display a Web Page Video as Picture-in-Picture -- Search for Sites -- Download a File -- View a Page Without Distracting Features -- Create a Web Page Reading List -- Chapter 3: Communicating via Email -- Add an Email Account -- Send an Email Message -- Add a File Attachment -- Add a Signature Block -- Receive and Read Email Messages -- Reply to a Message -- Forward a Message -- Open and Save an Attachment -- Create a Mailbox for Saving Messages -- Add Events and Contacts from a Message -- Process Messages Using Gestures -- Chapter 4: Enhancing Online Privacy -- Delete a Site from Your Browsing History -- Ask Websites Not to Track You -- Install and Use a Content Blocker -- Remove Saved Website Data -- Enable Private Browsing -- Delete a Saved Website Password -- Delete Saved Credit Card Data -- Move Spam to the Junk Mailbox Automatically -- Configure Advanced Junk Mail Filtering -- Disable Remote Images -- Chapter 5: Talking via Messages and FaceTime -- Sign In to Messages -- Send a Message.

Send a File in a Message -- Sign In to FaceTime -- Connect Through FaceTime -- Chapter 6: Tracking Contacts and Events -- Add a New Contact -- Edit a Contact -- Create a Contact Group -- Navigate the Calendar -- Create an Event -- Create a Repeating Event -- Send or Respond to an Event Invitation -- Chapter 7: Playing and Organizing Music -- Understanding the iTunes Library -- Navigate the iTunes Window -- Play a Song -- Create a Playlist -- Purchase Music from the iTunes Store -- Apply Parental Controls -- Subscribe to a Podcast -- Chapter 8: Learning Useful macOS Tasks -- Integrate macOS and Your iPhone or iPad -- Using Handoff to Switch Between a Device and macOS -- Install a Program Using the App Store -- Write a Note -- Enhance Notes with Attachments -- Create a Reminder -- Create a New Reminder List -- Work with the Notification Center -- Organize Files with Tags -- Search Files with Tags -- Search for a Location -- Get Directions to a Location -- Install a Font -- Access Non-Keyboard Characters -- Chapter 9: Connecting to Social Networks -- Sign In to Your Facebook Account -- Post to Facebook -- Publish a Photos Album to Facebook -- Sign In to Your Twitter Account -- Send a Tweet -- Connect to Your LinkedIn Account -- Post to LinkedIn -- Update Your Social Network Profile Picture -- Connect to Your Flickr Account -- Send Photos to Flickr -- Set Up Your Vimeo Account -- Send a Video to Vimeo -- Share Information with Other People -- Chapter 10: Viewing and Editing Photos and Videos -- View a Preview of a Photo -- View a Slideshow of Your Photos -- Import Photos from a Digital Camera -- View Your Photos -- Create an Album -- Crop a Photo -- Rotate a Photo -- Enhance a Photo with a Filter -- Straighten a Photo -- Remove Red Eye from a Photo -- Add Names to Faces in Your Photos -- Mark Your Favorite Photos -- Set an Album's Key Photo.

Email a Photo -- Take Your Picture -- Play Digital Video with QuickTime Player -- Chapter 11: Securing macOS -- Change Your Password -- Require a Password on Waking -- Disable Automatic Logins -- Configure App Downloads -- Turn On the Firewall -- Configure Location Services -- Enable the Guest User Account -- Chapter 12: Customizing macOS -- Display System Preferences -- Change the Desktop Background -- Set Your Mac's Sleep Options -- Change the Display Resolution and Brightness -- Create an App Folder in Launchpad -- Add a User Account -- Customize the Dock -- Add an Icon to the Dock -- Hide the Dock -- Add a Widget to the Notification Center -- Extend the Desktop Across Multiple Displays -- Customize the Share Menu -- Customize Siri -- Customize the Mouse and Trackpad -- Chapter 13: Maintaining macOS -- Empty the Trash -- Organize Your Desktop -- Check Hard Drive Free Space -- Uninstall Unused Applications -- Force a Stuck Application to Close -- Configure Time Machine Backups -- Restore an Earlier Version of a File -- Restore Files Using Time Machine -- Recondition Your Mac Notebook Battery -- Restart Your Mac -- Chapter 14: Working with iCloud -- Create an Apple ID -- Set Up iCloud Synchronization -- Generate a Website Password -- Activate and Configure iCloud Drive -- Manage Your iCloud Storage -- Set Up Family Sharing -- Locate and Lock a Lost Mac, iPod, iPhone, or iPad -- Chapter 15: Networking with macOS -- Understanding Networking -- Connect a Bluetooth Device -- Connect to a Wireless Network -- Connect to a Network Resource -- Turn On File and Printer Sharing -- Share a Folder -- Share a Printer -- Add a Shared Printer -- View macOS on Your TV -- End User License Agreement.

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Paul McFedries (Toronto, Ontario) is a full-time technical writer. Paul has been authoring computer books since 1991, and he has more than 90 books to his credit. Paul's books have sold more than four million copies worldwide. These books include the Wiley titles Teach Yourself VISUALLY Windows 10 Anniversary Edition , Teach Yourself VISUALLY Excel 2016 , The Facebook Guide for People Over 50 , and iPhone 6 Portable Genius . Paul is also the proprietor of Word Spy (www.wordspy.com), a website that tracks new words and phrases as they enter the language. Paul invites you to drop by his personal website at mcfedries.com or follow him on Twitter @paulmcf or @wordspy.

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