Sams Teach Yourself Mac OS X Tiger All in One (Sams Teach Yourself All in One)De (autor) Robyn Ness, John Ray
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – June 2005
How This Book Is Organized
An Invitation from the Authors
I. MAX OS X BASICS.
1. Introducing Mac OS X.
Setting Up Mac OS X
A Peek Under the Hood
Applications Included with Mac OS X
The Mac OS X Desktop
2. Using the Finder.
The Finder Window
The File System
Performing File and Content Searches–Spotlight to the Rescue
The Finder Menu Bar
3. Exploring the Dock.
Applications and the Dock
Docked Windows, Files, and Folders
Customizing the Dock
Dock Preference Options
4. Working with Folders, Files, and Applications.
Folders, Files, and Applications
The Finder Window Action Menu
Additional Tips for Using Applications
Running Classic Applications
5. Setting System Preferences and Universal Access Options.
Personal System Preferences
Hardware System Preferences
Internet & Network System Preferences
II. COMMON APPLICATIONS AND HARDWARE.
6. Using Calculator, Grapher, Preview, and TextEdit.
7. Using QuickTime and DVD Player.
8. Working with Address Book, Keychain Access, iSync, and Ink.
9. Installing Additional Software.
Downloading and Installing Software
Opening Compressed Files with StuffIt Expander
Software Considerations in a Multiuser System
Some Software Suggestions
10. Using iWork–Pages and Keynote.
11. Working with Displays and Peripheral Devices.
Using the Display Calibrator Assistant
Introduction to ColorSync
Connecting Peripheral Devices
12. Printing, Faxing, and Working with Fonts.
Using the Printer Setup Utility
The Page Setup and Print Windows
Print and Fax Preference Options
Working with Fonts
III. INTERNET APPLICATIONS.
13. Connecting to the Internet.
Creating an Internet Connection
Setting Network Port Priorities and Locations
Using Internet Connect
14. Using Safari.
The Safari Interface
Web Browsing in Safari
The Safari Menu Bar
Safari Preference Options
15. Using Sherlock for Internet Searches.
The Internet Channel
The Pictures Channel
The Stocks Channel
The Movies Channel
The Phone Book Channel
The eBay Channel
The Flights Channel
The Dictionary Channel
The Translation Channel
The AppleCare Channel
The Sherlock Preferences
16. Exploring .Mac Membership.
Setting Up .Mac Service
Using the iDisk
Syncing with .Mac
.Mac Web Services
17. Using Mail.
Setting Up Mail
Reading and Managing Email
Composing and Sending Messages
Using Advanced Features of Mail
Mail Utilities and Diagnostic Tools
18. Using iChat AV.
Setting Up iChat AV
Logging In to Your Accounts
Configuring Your Online Information
Managing Your Buddy List
Initiating IM and A/V Conferencing
Using the Connection Doctor
19. Using iCal.
The iCal Interface
Adding and Editing Events
To Do Lists
Calendar Publishing and Subscribing
iCal Preference Options
IV. APPLE’S ILIFE APPLICATIONS.
20. Introducing iLife.
System Requirements and Necessary Tools
Installing the iLife Applications
21. Using iTunes.
Setting Up iTunes
The iTunes Interface
Adding Song Files
The iTunes Music Store
Burning CDs and Exporting to MP3 Players
Listening to Internet Radio
The iTunes Preference Options
Using Your iPod with iTunes
22. Using iPhoto.
The iPhoto Window
Importing Image Files
Organizing and Searching Images
Creating an iPhoto Book
Sharing Your Photos
The iPhoto Preference Options
23. Using GarageBand.
The GarageBand Interface
Working with Prerecorded Loops
Recording Original Music
Exporting a Song to iTunes
24. Exploring the iMovie HD Interface.
Basic Stages of Making an iMovie
The iMovie Interface
Starting a New Project
25. Working with Video and Clips in iMovie HD.
Connecting Video Cameras
Working with Video
Moving Around in a Clip
Making Basic Edits
Working with iMovie’s Clip Viewer
Creating a Magic iMovie
26. Adding Titles, Transitions, and Effects in iMovie.
27. Working with Still Photos and Sound in iMovie.
Photos and iMovie HD
Adding Photos to iMovie
Still Images and Duration
Still Images, Effects, and Transitions
Sound in iMovie HD
Working with Audio
Other iMovie Audio Sources
28. Exporting iMovies.
Choosing a Way to Share Your iMovie
Sharing Movies over .Mac
Making Videotapes from iMovie
Exporting iMovies to iDVD
Sharing via QuickTime
Burning iMovies to CD
Sharing with Bluetooth Devices
29. Exploring the iDVD Interface.
The iDVD Interface
The iDVD Preference Options
30. Creating DVDs in iDVD.
Preparing the DVD Project
Customizing DVD Menus
DVD-ROM Content–Including Computer Files on a DVD
Archiving DVD Projects and Creating Disc Images
Burning Your DVD
Creating OneStep DVDs
V. SYSTEM ADMINISTRATION AND MAINTENANCE.
31. Sharing Your Computer with Other Users.
Understanding User Accounts
32. Sharing Files and Running Network Services.
Connecting to Shared Folders
Sharing Your Internet Connection
33. Securing Your Computer.
34. Maintaining Your System.
Automating Software Updates
Backing Up Your Data
Copying Your Hard Drive
Using Backup Software
35. Recovering from Crashes and Other Problems.
Protection Against Viruses and Other Malicious Code
Restoring the Administrator Password
Fixing Hard Drive Problems
Reinstalling System Software
VI. ADVANCED TOPICS.
36. Introducing Automator and AppleScript.
37. Using Basic Unix Commands.
Terminal: Your Window to the Underworld
Basic Commands for Working with Files
Getting Help with Manpages
Other Useful Commands
38. Exploring the Utilities Folder.
Imaging, Audio, and MIDI Tools
John Ray is an award-winning developer and security consultant with more than 17 years of programming and administration experience. He has worked on projects for the FCC, the National Regulatory Research Institute, The Ohio State University, Xerox, and the State of Florida. He has written or contributed to more than 10 books currently in print, including Mac OS X Unleashed, Special Edition Using TCP/IP, Sams Teach Yourself Dreamweaver MX Application Development in 21 Days, and Maximum Mac OS X Security. He bought his first Macintosh in 1984 and remains a strong proponent for the computer and operating system that revolutionized the industry.
Robyn Ness holds a master's degree in psychology with a specialization in judgment and decision making from The Ohio State University. She currently works as a web developer, focusing on issues of usability and content design. In her spare time she tests the bounds of iPhoto by taking a ridiculous number of digital photographs, the best of which can be seen at http://www.floraphotographs.com.
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