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iMac Portable Genius, 2nd Edition

iMac Portable Genius, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 978-0-470-77022-1

Mar 2010

400 pages

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The most up-to-date coverage on the latest iMac advice, tools, and shortcuts

Cool and useful tips, full-color screenshots, and savvy advice show you how to get the most out of your iMac. Fully updated to cover the iMac's latest features and capabilities, this guide is packed with indispensible information on iLife ’09 and Mac OS X Snow Leopard, and shows you how to customize your iMac in a way that it will work best for you.

  • Explores all the bells and whistles of the iMac, including the new Magic Mouse, iLife apps such as iPhoto and iMovie, and Mac OS X Snow Leopard
  • Shows you how to get more from your iMac, whether you’re switching from an older Mac or migrating from Windows
  • Provides you with the most up-to-date, accessible, useful information on the most used features of the iMac
  • Covers troubleshooting and maintaining your iMac and its related hardware and software

Discover ways to get more from your iMac with iMac Portable Genius, Second Edition by your side.



Chapter 1: What’s the Best Way to Get Started with My iMac?

Chapter 2: How Can I Set Up My iMac for Multiple Users? 32

Chapter 3: How Can I Get the Most Out of the Finder?

Chapter 4: How Do I Set Up a Local Network?

Chapter 5: How Can I Use My iMac as an Entertainment Center?

Chapter 6: What Can I Do with My Digital Images and Music?

Chapter 7: How Can I Use My iMac to Keep in Touch?

Chapter 8: How Can I Use My iMac to Get Organized?

Chapter 9: How Can I Telecommute and Work Efficiently on My iMac?

Chapter 10: What Are the Best Applications for My iMac?

Chapter 11: How Can I Run Windows Programs and Games on My iMac?

Chapter 12: How Can I Make My iMac Run Faster and More Reliably?

Chapter 13: How Can I Keep My iMac and My Files Safe?