Teach Yourself VISUALLY MacBook Pro and MacBook Air.

By: Hart-Davis, GuyMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandTeach Yourself VISUALLY (Tech) Ser: Publisher: Newark : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Edition: 5th edDescription: 1 online resource (387 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781119683919Subject(s): Mac OSGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Teach Yourself VISUALLY MacBook Pro and MacBook AirDDC classification: 004.165 LOC classification: QA76.76.O63 | .H378 2020Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Chapter 1 Getting Started with Your MacBook -- Understanding the MacBook Pro and MacBook Air -- Understanding and Using the Touch Bar -- Set Up Your MacBook -- Start Your MacBook and Log In -- Explore the macOS Desktop -- Point and Click with the Trackpad -- Connect to a Wireless Network -- Give Commands -- Open, Close, and Manage Windows -- Using Notifications -- Put Your MacBook to Sleep and Wake It Up -- Log Out, Shut Down, and Resume -- Chapter 2 Configuring Your MacBook -- Change the Desktop Background -- Set Up a Screen Saver -- Configure Energy Saver and Sleep Settings -- Customize the Dock -- Add or Remove Desktop Spaces -- Create Hot Corners to Control Screen Display -- Make the Screen Easier to See -- Configure the Appearance -- Configure the Keyboard -- Configure the Trackpad or Other Pointing Device -- Configure iCloud Settings -- Add a Second Display -- Using an Apple TV and HDTV as an Extra Display -- Using an iPad as an Extra Display -- Connect External Devices -- Explore Other Important Settings -- Chapter 3 Sharing Your MacBook with Others -- Create a User Account -- Configure Your MacBook for Multiple Users -- Share Your MacBook with Fast User Switching -- Set Up Family Sharing -- Turn On Screen Time and Set Downtime -- Set Time Limits for Apps and Websites -- Make Apps Always Available to a User -- Apply Content and Privacy Restrictions -- Review a User's Actions -- Chapter 4 Running Apps -- Open an App and Quit It -- Install an App from the App Store -- Install an App from a Disc or the Internet -- Run an App Full Screen -- Run Apps at Login -- Using Split View -- Switch Quickly Among Apps -- Switch Apps Using Mission Control -- Set Up Dictation and Speech -- Using Dictation and Speech -- Configure and Invoke Siri -- Perform Tasks with Siri -- Remove Apps.
Identify Problem Apps -- Force a Crashed App to Quit -- Revert to an Earlier Version of a Document -- Chapter 5 Managing Your Files and Folders -- Understanding Where to Store Files -- Using the Finder's Views -- Work with Finder Tabs -- View a File with Quick Look -- Organize Your Desktop Files with Stacks -- Search for a File or Folder -- Control Which Folders Spotlight Searches -- Create a New Folder -- Rename a File or Folder -- Copy a File -- Move a File -- View the Information About a File or Folder -- Organize Your Files with Tags -- Work with Zip Files -- Using the Trash -- Customize the Finder Toolbar -- Customize the Sidebar -- Configure Finder Preferences -- Chapter 6 Surfing the Web -- Open a Web Page -- Follow a Link to a Web Page -- Open Several Web Pages at Once -- Navigate Among Web Pages -- Return to a Recently Visited Page -- Play Music and Videos on the Web -- Set Your Home Page and Search Engine -- Create Bookmarks for Web Pages -- Using Reader View and Reading List -- Download a File -- Configure Safari for Security and Privacy -- Chapter 7 Sending and Receiving E-Mail -- Set Up Your E-Mail Accounts -- Send an E-Mail Message -- Receive and Read Your Messages -- Reply to a Message -- Forward a Message -- Send a File via E-Mail -- Receive a File via E-Mail -- View E-Mail Messages by Conversations -- Block and Unblock Contacts -- Reduce the Amount of Spam You Receive -- Chapter 8 Chatting and Calling -- Set Up Messages and Choose Preferences -- Chat with a Buddy -- Send and Receive Files with Messages -- Sign In to FaceTime and Set Preferences -- Make and Receive FaceTime Calls -- Configure and Use Handoff with Your iPhone -- Chapter 9 Organizing Your Life -- Manage Your Apple ID and iCloud Account -- Navigate the Calendar App -- Create a New Calendar -- Create an Event -- Share an iCloud Calendar with Other People.
Subscribe to a Shared Calendar -- Add Someone to Your Contacts -- Change a Contact's Information -- Organize Contacts into Groups -- Create Notes -- Track Your Commitments with Reminders -- Get Directions -- Explore with 3D Flyovers in Maps -- Chapter 10 Enjoying Music, Video, and Books -- Add Your Music to the Music App -- Set Up Home Sharing -- Buy Songs Online -- Play Songs -- Create Playlists -- Create Smart Playlists -- Listen to Apple Radio and Internet Radio -- Enjoy Podcasts -- Play Videos with the TV App -- Read Books -- Chapter 11 Making the Most of Your Photos -- Import Photos -- Browse Your Photos -- Select Photos from Bursts -- Crop a Photo -- Rotate or Straighten a Photo -- Remove Red-Eye -- Improve a Photo's Colors -- Add Filters to Photos -- Create Photo Albums -- Create and Play Slide Shows -- E-Mail a Photo -- Take Photos or Movies of Yourself -- Chapter 12 Networking and Protecting Your MacBook -- Transfer Files Using AirDrop -- Connect to a Shared Folder -- Share a Folder -- Connect to a Shared or Network Printer -- Share Your MacBook's Printer -- Turn Off Automatic Login -- Enable and Configure the Firewall -- Choose Privacy Settings -- Install and Use Antivirus Software -- Recognize and Avoid Phishing Attacks -- Chapter 13 Troubleshooting Your MacBook -- Reclaim Space by Emptying the Trash -- Keep Your MacBook Current with Updates -- Control Checking for Software and App Updates -- Back Up Your Files -- Recover Files from Backup -- Recover When macOS Crashes -- Troubleshoot Corrupt Preference Files -- Run First Aid from Within macOS -- Run First Aid from macOS Utilities -- Reinstall macOS to Solve Severe Problems -- Index -- EULA.
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Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Chapter 1 Getting Started with Your MacBook -- Understanding the MacBook Pro and MacBook Air -- Understanding and Using the Touch Bar -- Set Up Your MacBook -- Start Your MacBook and Log In -- Explore the macOS Desktop -- Point and Click with the Trackpad -- Connect to a Wireless Network -- Give Commands -- Open, Close, and Manage Windows -- Using Notifications -- Put Your MacBook to Sleep and Wake It Up -- Log Out, Shut Down, and Resume -- Chapter 2 Configuring Your MacBook -- Change the Desktop Background -- Set Up a Screen Saver -- Configure Energy Saver and Sleep Settings -- Customize the Dock -- Add or Remove Desktop Spaces -- Create Hot Corners to Control Screen Display -- Make the Screen Easier to See -- Configure the Appearance -- Configure the Keyboard -- Configure the Trackpad or Other Pointing Device -- Configure iCloud Settings -- Add a Second Display -- Using an Apple TV and HDTV as an Extra Display -- Using an iPad as an Extra Display -- Connect External Devices -- Explore Other Important Settings -- Chapter 3 Sharing Your MacBook with Others -- Create a User Account -- Configure Your MacBook for Multiple Users -- Share Your MacBook with Fast User Switching -- Set Up Family Sharing -- Turn On Screen Time and Set Downtime -- Set Time Limits for Apps and Websites -- Make Apps Always Available to a User -- Apply Content and Privacy Restrictions -- Review a User's Actions -- Chapter 4 Running Apps -- Open an App and Quit It -- Install an App from the App Store -- Install an App from a Disc or the Internet -- Run an App Full Screen -- Run Apps at Login -- Using Split View -- Switch Quickly Among Apps -- Switch Apps Using Mission Control -- Set Up Dictation and Speech -- Using Dictation and Speech -- Configure and Invoke Siri -- Perform Tasks with Siri -- Remove Apps.

Identify Problem Apps -- Force a Crashed App to Quit -- Revert to an Earlier Version of a Document -- Chapter 5 Managing Your Files and Folders -- Understanding Where to Store Files -- Using the Finder's Views -- Work with Finder Tabs -- View a File with Quick Look -- Organize Your Desktop Files with Stacks -- Search for a File or Folder -- Control Which Folders Spotlight Searches -- Create a New Folder -- Rename a File or Folder -- Copy a File -- Move a File -- View the Information About a File or Folder -- Organize Your Files with Tags -- Work with Zip Files -- Using the Trash -- Customize the Finder Toolbar -- Customize the Sidebar -- Configure Finder Preferences -- Chapter 6 Surfing the Web -- Open a Web Page -- Follow a Link to a Web Page -- Open Several Web Pages at Once -- Navigate Among Web Pages -- Return to a Recently Visited Page -- Play Music and Videos on the Web -- Set Your Home Page and Search Engine -- Create Bookmarks for Web Pages -- Using Reader View and Reading List -- Download a File -- Configure Safari for Security and Privacy -- Chapter 7 Sending and Receiving E-Mail -- Set Up Your E-Mail Accounts -- Send an E-Mail Message -- Receive and Read Your Messages -- Reply to a Message -- Forward a Message -- Send a File via E-Mail -- Receive a File via E-Mail -- View E-Mail Messages by Conversations -- Block and Unblock Contacts -- Reduce the Amount of Spam You Receive -- Chapter 8 Chatting and Calling -- Set Up Messages and Choose Preferences -- Chat with a Buddy -- Send and Receive Files with Messages -- Sign In to FaceTime and Set Preferences -- Make and Receive FaceTime Calls -- Configure and Use Handoff with Your iPhone -- Chapter 9 Organizing Your Life -- Manage Your Apple ID and iCloud Account -- Navigate the Calendar App -- Create a New Calendar -- Create an Event -- Share an iCloud Calendar with Other People.

Subscribe to a Shared Calendar -- Add Someone to Your Contacts -- Change a Contact's Information -- Organize Contacts into Groups -- Create Notes -- Track Your Commitments with Reminders -- Get Directions -- Explore with 3D Flyovers in Maps -- Chapter 10 Enjoying Music, Video, and Books -- Add Your Music to the Music App -- Set Up Home Sharing -- Buy Songs Online -- Play Songs -- Create Playlists -- Create Smart Playlists -- Listen to Apple Radio and Internet Radio -- Enjoy Podcasts -- Play Videos with the TV App -- Read Books -- Chapter 11 Making the Most of Your Photos -- Import Photos -- Browse Your Photos -- Select Photos from Bursts -- Crop a Photo -- Rotate or Straighten a Photo -- Remove Red-Eye -- Improve a Photo's Colors -- Add Filters to Photos -- Create Photo Albums -- Create and Play Slide Shows -- E-Mail a Photo -- Take Photos or Movies of Yourself -- Chapter 12 Networking and Protecting Your MacBook -- Transfer Files Using AirDrop -- Connect to a Shared Folder -- Share a Folder -- Connect to a Shared or Network Printer -- Share Your MacBook's Printer -- Turn Off Automatic Login -- Enable and Configure the Firewall -- Choose Privacy Settings -- Install and Use Antivirus Software -- Recognize and Avoid Phishing Attacks -- Chapter 13 Troubleshooting Your MacBook -- Reclaim Space by Emptying the Trash -- Keep Your MacBook Current with Updates -- Control Checking for Software and App Updates -- Back Up Your Files -- Recover Files from Backup -- Recover When macOS Crashes -- Troubleshoot Corrupt Preference Files -- Run First Aid from Within macOS -- Run First Aid from macOS Utilities -- Reinstall macOS to Solve Severe Problems -- Index -- EULA.

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Guy Hart-Davis (Barnard Castle, UK) is the author of more than 100 computing books, including Teach Yourself VISUALLY iMac, Teach Yourself VISUALLY iPhone, and Teach Yourself VISUALLY iPad . He also writes about PCs, Windows, Linux, and VBA.

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