Macs For Seniors For Dummies

Author: Mark L. Chambers
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111824057X
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You're never too old to fall in love—with your Mac! You took a while, but you are now the proud owner of your first Mac computer. Macs For Seniors For Dummies is just for you. This friendly, accessible guide walks you through choosing a Mac and learning how to use it. You'll find yourself falling head over heels for your Mac in no time. Macs For Seniors For Dummies introduces you to all the basics that you need to know: turning the Mac on and getting connected; using the keyboard and mouse; working with files and folders; navigate around the Mac desktop and OS X Lion; setting up an Internet connection and e-mail; and much more. Shows Mac newbies how to surf safely with Safari, video chat with FaceTime, and connect with friends and family online Covers choosing the Mac that's right for you, setting it up, running programs and managing files, and hooking up a printer Features ways to have some fun, too, with digital photos and videos, music, movies, games, apps, and more Includes tips on troubleshooting and taking care of your Mac Your Mac can do so much more than you ever imagined and Macs For Seniors For Dummies shows you how!

Macbook For Dummies

Author: Mark L. Chambers
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119607795
File Size: 77,94 MB
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Get to know and love your MacBook better than ever! So sleek, so cool. From the moment you slid it from the box, you wanted to learn as much as you possibly could about your new device. Whether you’re a newbie or a Mac veteran, you’ll find all you need right here—from initial set-up and customization to working with iCloud and the latest macOS features and apps—making it easy for you to accomplish everything you want with your MacBook. Mac guru Mark L. Chambers is your friendly expert guide, walking you through the all the basics, including desktop navigation, file storage and security, and general maintenance, before showing you the more creative stuff like music and iMovie, as well as how to troubleshoot with ease. In this revised edition, he’s also included extensive updates on the latest generation of MacBooks, letting you know what’s changed and how you can use the most recent apps for enhancing your professional and creative output. Explore the latest macOS Increase your productivity and creativity with the newest apps Be an artist with Photos and iMovie Easily use your MacBook on the go, from work, to school, to client sites Whatever cool thing you want to do with your MacBook, this book makes it easy to make it even cooler—so get started today!

Imac For Dummies

Author: Mark L. Chambers
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119520185
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The perfect companion for iMac users You've got a great iMac, but now it's time to take things to the next level. This easy-to-use guide shows you how to do stuff like setting up and configuring your iMac along with fun stuff like using the Photos, Messages, and iMovie apps. You'll also discover how to get down to business with productivity apps like Numbers, Pages, and Keynote. Finally, you'll find help on how to sync everything to iCloud and stay organized with Family Sharing. Personalize your iMac and find your way around macOS X Surf the web, send Reminders, and make FaceTime video calls Store your photos and files with iCloud Discover tricks to become more efficient iMac newbies won’t want to be without this easy-to-follow companion guide!

Macbook All In One For Dummies

Author: Mark L. Chambers
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118237943
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Get comfortable and confident with your MacBook! Combining the fun-but-straightforward content of nine minibooks, this new edition of MacBook All-in-One For Dummies delivers helpful coverage of the rich features and essential tools you need to know to use the MacBook to its fullest potential. You'll learn an array of MacBook basics while veteran author Mark Chambers walks you through setting up your MacBook, running programs, finding files with Finder, searching with Spotlight, keeping track with Address Book, enjoying music with iTunes, creating cool multimedia projects with iLife, and more. This exciting new edition dives right in to help you create a web site with iWeb, get on the Internet, use Apple Mail, stay in touch with iChat, and find your way around the latest Mac OS X. And if you must do some work, do it the Mac way with the iWork productivity applications and this helpful guide. Serves as an up-to-date introduction to the basics of MacBook models, including working with the new OS, OS X Lion Shows you how to upgrade, maintain, and troubleshoot your system Features nine minibooks: Say Hello to Your MacBook, Using Mac OS X, Customizing and Sharing, Going Mobile with iLife, iWork for the Road Warrior, Typical Internet Stuff, Networking in Mac OS X, Expanding Your System, and Advanced Mac OS X Offers a straightforward-but-fun approach to getting familiar with this innovative laptop MacBook All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition will get you Mac-savvy in no time!

Macs All In One For Dummies

Author: Joe Hutsko
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118825861
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Your all-in-one guide to unleashing your Mac’s full potential It’s a Mac world out there. But if you haven’t read the instruction manual, you may be neglecting some of your computer’s coolest features. Turn to Macs All-in-One For Dummies’ jam-packed guide to access the incredible tools within your computer. With this fully updated reference, you will learn how to use Launchpad and Mission Control; protect your Mac; back up and restore data with Time Machine; sync across devices in iCloud; import, organize, and share photos; direct in iMovie; compose in GarageBand; and so much more. The possibilities are endless with such a powerful tool. Includes 6 minibooks: Mac Basics, Online Communications, Beyond the Basics, Your Mac as a Multimedia Entertainment Center, Taking Care of Business, and Mac Networking Walks you through setting up and sending e-mail, surfing the web with Safari, organizing your files and folders, connecting to a network, creating Reminders and Notifications, finding your way with Maps, staying organized with Calendar and Notes, and customizing your Mac just the way you want it Features updated coverage of OS X Mavericks, the latest Macintosh computers, the newest versions of iLife and iWork, and noteworthy trends and tools on the market for this fourth edition Whether you’re new to the Apple craze or a dedicated Mac user from the onset, there’s something for everyone in this bestselling guide to making friends with your Mac.

Ipad For Seniors For Dummies

Author: Dwight Spivey
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119417236
File Size: 53,15 MB
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Here's your shortcut to the tablet era! Getting an iPad is a great way to stay up to date with the latest technology, and connect with friends and family all over the world. If getting started with your new tablet seems overwhelming, this senior-friendly guide will help you set up, personalize, and start using your iPad in no time. Featuring larger text, full-color pictures, and step-by-step instruction, iPad For Seniors For Dummies will make it easy to get up and running with your Apple tablet. In this easy-to-use resource, you'll discover how to take and share pictures, download apps, manage appointments, stay in touch on social networking sites, read e-books, play games, and so much more. If you're ready to 'wow' your friends—and even your grandkids—by showing them just how tech savvy you are, everything you need is inside! Navigate and customize your iPad Browse the web and send emails Make FaceTime video calls Understand iCloud and the new iOS operating system With helpful information for first-time tablet users as well as those looking for guidance after upgrading from an older-generation iPad, this book helps you get the most out of working—and playing—with your new tablet.

Mac Os X Lion All In One For Dummies

Author: Mark L. Chambers
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111816475X
File Size: 75,59 MB
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Eight minibooks thoroughly cover the newest Mac operating system—Mac OS X Lion Macs continue to gain market share, and Mac OS X Lion is expected to draw even more converts as it adds the magic of some of your favorite iPad and iPhone features to the legendary power of the Mac. This easy-to-follow guide to Mac OS X Lion features eight self-contained minibooks covering every phase of navigating, customizing, and expanding Mac OS X Lion; the iLife and iWork applications; maintenance and troubleshooting; Internet activities; and much more. Mac OS X Lion All-in-One For Dummies is ideal for those switching to a Mac, anyone upgrading from an earlier version of Mac OS X, beginning Mac users, and experienced users looking for a more comprehensive reference. Minibooks include: Introducing Mac OS X, Customizing and Sharing, the Digital Hub, Using iWork, the Typical Internet Stuff, Networking in Mac OS X, Expanding Your System, and Advanced Mac OS X Covers Mac OS X Lion basics, using the Finder and Spotlight, customizing the desktop, setting up multi-user accounts, working with the Address Book and Apple Mail, and using the amazing iTunes, iLife and iWork applications Highlights the new features of Mac OS X Lion showing readers how to find and download apps from the Mac App Store, organize their desktop with Launchpad and Mission Control, take advantage of full-screen apps, and more Features advanced advice on using AppleScript, troubleshooting your system, staying secure, and setting up a network You'll tame your Lion in no time with this book and a little help from For Dummies.

Iphone For Seniors For Dummies

Author: Dwight Spivey
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119417031
File Size: 16,86 MB
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A larger-print, graphic-rich guide to everything iPhone has to offer! iPhone For Seniors For Dummies is the complete guide to getting the most out of your iPhone 6 or higher. Packed with full-color graphics and easy-to-read larger print, this book walks you through the various features that make the iPhone a global favorite. The 7th edition has been updated to cover the iPhone's newest features, and introduces you to accessibility options that can make your iPhone easier to use, including touch assistance, visibility enhancements, speech, and more. You'll learn how to use all the native apps including email, iCal, iTunes, Photos, Maps, Contacts, and you'll learn where to find travel, weather, reading, and health apps that you will love. The iPhone offers a variety of ways to stay in touch, get organized, and be entertained, and this book shows you how to take advantage of each and every feature in a way that fits your lifestyle. Making and taking calls is just the beginning—whether you want to play games, read books, get directions, shop, chat, or listen to music, there's an app for that! When you're ready to start exploring, this friendly guide will help you: Learn your way around the iPhone's many features Sync with iTunes, shop for apps, and download music, movies, and books Manage email, messages, photos, and appointments Get driving directions, play games, make video calls, and so much more! The iPhone is the world's most popular smartphone for good reason; it's sleek, unobtrusive, and brilliantly designed to be user-friendly and secure. iPhone For Seniors For Dummies shows you how to use the technology your way, with clear, straightforward instruction and practical advice.

Mind Mapping For Dummies

Author: Florian Rustler
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119969158
File Size: 74,23 MB
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Unlock your brain's potential using mind mapping Mind mapping is a popular technique that can be applied in a variety of situations and settings. Students can make sense of complex topics and structure their revision with mind mapping; business people can manage projects and collaborate with colleagues using mind maps, and any creative process can be supported by using a mind map to explore ideas and build upon them. Mind maps allow for greater creativity when recording ideas and information whatever the topic, and enable the note-taker to associate words with visual representations. Mind Mapping For Dummies explains how mind mapping works, why it's so successful, and the many ways it can be used. It takes you through the wide range of approaches to mind mapping, looks at the available mind mapping software options, and investigates advanced mind mapping techniques for a range of purposes, including studying for exams, improving memory, project management, and maximizing creativity. Suitable for students of all ages and study levels An excellent resource for people working on creative projects who wish to use mind mapping to develop their ideas Shows businesspeople how to maximize their efficiency, manage projects, and brainstorm effectively If you're a student, artist, writer, or businessperson, Mind Mapping For Dummies shows you how to unlock your brain's potential.

Macs All In One For Dummies 2nd Edition

Author: Joe Hutsko
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Hdtv For Dummies Target One Spot Edition

Author: Briere
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ISBN: 9780470413937
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Ipad For Seniors For Dummies

Author: Jesse Feiler
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111928015X
File Size: 11,26 MB
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Take full advantage of your iPad by learning to browse the Web, keep up with social media, FaceTime chat with your grandkids, challenge your brain with games and iBooks, set up your iCloud, share photos with friends, and more.

Modems For Dummies

Author: Tina Rathbone
Editor: For Dummies
ISBN: 9780764500695
File Size: 63,71 MB
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"Modems For Dummies is a comprehensive, easy-to-understand, and lighthearted guide to getting the most out of your online experience." — Casey Cowell, Chairman, CEO & President, U.S. Robotics Free Internet Connection Time and Money-Saving Coupons Inside! The World of Cyberspace is at Your Fingertips. Find out How — Inside! Modems aren't just for techies anymore. Everyone wants or needs to get online — whether it's for business, school, or plain old fun. Modems For Dummies®, 3rd Edition, shows DOS, Windows, and Mac users how to select, install, and use modems and modem software. After you're connected, you can use the tips in this book to get the most out of the Internet and the World Wide Web, Bulletin Board Systems, and commercial services such as CompuServe and America Online. Ask for IDG Books' …For Dummies® Books, the Fun and Easy Way to Find out About Computers. Also look for IDG Books' More Modems For Dummies®, the essential reference to get even more out of your modem, and Creating Web Pages For Dummies®, the fun and easy way to establish a presence on the Web! Inside, find helpful advice on how to: Cut through the jargon to discover the essentials of working with modems and getting online Get the most for your money when buying a modem and communications software Access technical support from computer companies, gurus, and other online sources Understand online basics like sending and receiving e-mail, chatting, faxing, conferencing, and cruising the World Wide Web Reduce connect charges with Tina's tips for saving money online Save money with coupons for Internet access, software, and more! Discover online resources for information, shopping, gaming, and news Graze the top-rated communication programs and pick software to match your needs and pocketbook Decipher smileys, taglines, ASCII art, signature files, and other mysteries of the online world

Computer Telephony Strategies

Author: Jeffrey R. Shapiro
Editor: Wiley
ISBN: 9780764530135
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Computer Telephony Strategies™ Jeffrey R. Shapiro A Survival Guide for Technical Professionals Computer telephony services, such as voice mail and audiotext, have been around since the 1970s, but today this broad spectrum of computer and telecommunications technologies is poised to empower the enterprise with mixed media messaging services, interactive voice response, human-computer dialog, interactive fax technology, call processing, and much, much more. In this real-world guide for decision makers, expert computer telephony consultant Jeffrey R. Shapiro illuminates every aspect of this vital tool for competitive advantage—from assessing your organization's needs and making the transition to legal implications and cost justification. Most importantly, Shapiro maps out the kind of strategic planning that ensures success by anticipating the effects that a computer telephony project is likely to have on workers, corporate culture, and customer satisfaction. Read this Insider's Guide to Understand: The benefits of integrating computers and the enterprise network with the telephone system How to assess your organization's computer telephony potential — complete with practical checklist Microsoft's and Novell's telephony APIs, Internet telephony applications, and interactive telecommunications Computer telephony components, including PBXs, operator consoles and control panels, automated attendants, voice messaging systems, and fax systems How to compare vendor services and pick the right one—the first time The role of digital and analog technology Packed with case histories and explorations of specific tools, Computer Telephony Strategies™ is your roadmap to a new communications frontier.

Photoshop 4 For Windows For Dummies

Author: Deke McClelland
Editor: For Dummies
ISBN: 9780764501029
File Size: 37,56 MB
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Guides users through the fundamental techniques of Photoshop in a minimal amount of time, with easy-to-follow explanations. This text shows users how to create images for Internet publishing - especially for dealing with transparencies.

Os X Mavericks All In One For Dummies

Author: Mark L. Chambers
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118707656
File Size: 16,96 MB
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Your all-in-one guide to all things OS X Mavericks This fun and friendly For Dummies guide is your ticket to taking advantage of all the features of Apple’s latest desktop operating system – OS X Mavericks. You’ll get to know OS X, customize Mavericks for your needs, become more productive, and take your system to a whole new level with eight minibooks dedicated to OS X essentials. Plus, you’ll learn how to keep your system safe, stay connected on the go, turn your Mac into a multimedia hub, and make your Mac happy with the over 200 new features found in OS X Mavericks. Includes eight minibooks: Introducing OS X, Customizing and Sharing, the Digital Hub, Using iWork, the Typical Internet Stuff, Networking in OS X, Expanding Your System, and Advanced OS X Covers new-to-OS X tools and features including iBooks, Maps, iCloud Keychain, Finder Tabs, and Tags plus the streamlined Calendar, Notifications, and Safari applications Shows you how to navigate around the desktop with Launchpad and Mission Control, build the Finder of your dreams, and sync your important stuff with iCloud Walks you through the fun stuff, too, including editing images in iPhoto, trying out your cinema skills with iMovie, rockin' out with GarageBand and iTunes, becoming a gaming guru, video-chatting with FaceTime, surfing the web with Safari, and more Whether you want to test the OS X waters or just dive right in, OS X Mavericks All-in-One For Dummies is here to help guide your way.

The Imac For Dummies

Author: David Pogue
Editor: For Dummies
ISBN: 9780764506482
File Size: 17,37 MB
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If you bought an iMac, you're unbelievably smart (and lucky). You've neatly eliminated most of the hassle, frustration, and annoyance that normally come with buying a computer. You've saved yourself some cash, while still getting a fast, state-of-the-art machine. In short, the iMac is the gadget that comes closest to fulfilling the vision of Apple founder Steve Jobs: to make a personal computer that's as easy to use as your toaster. So, if the iMac is so easy to use, then who needs a book about it? Well, despite all the free goodies that come with your iMac, an operations manual is not one of them. You need somewhere to turn when things go wrong, when you'd like to know what the add-on software does, or when you want to stumble onto the Internet for the first time. That's where The iMac For Dummies, 2nd Edition, steps in to help. Here's a sampling of the topics you'll find covered in The iMac For Dummies, 2nd Edition: Setting up your new iMac and getting around in Mac OS 9 Understanding how all those gizmos inside the iMac case work Accomplishing what you want to do (imagine that!) Setting up your printer with your iMac Getting onto the Internet with AOL, and exploring the Web Having fun with the iMac's free software Making movies with iMovie Setting up your iMac for AirPort wireless networking Troubleshooting and Top Ten lists on the perfect iMac accessories and cool things your iMac can do So, if you've just picked up an iMac and you want to get up to speed quickly, or if you've been a Mac user for years and need some additional pointers, The iMac For Dummies, 2nd Edition, can get you on your way to making the most of your Mac experience.

Quicken 6 For Macs For Dummies

Author: Stephen L. Nelson
Editor: For Dummies
ISBN: 9781568849249
File Size: 57,13 MB
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Keeping track of your money and your bills has become much easier over the past few years thanks to Quicken, one of the most popular personal financial programs available. To get the most out of Quicken's rich array of features, however, you need Quicken 6 For Macs For Dummies, 2nd Edition. Here you find explained all of Quicken's features -- including the TaxPlanner module, the QuickReport feature, and QuickMath. Best of all, with Quicken 6 For Macs For Dummies, 2nd Edition, you get the sound financial advice of author Stephen L. Nelson so that you can be as savvy with your finances as you are with your computer.

Laptops For Seniors For Dummies

Author: Nancy C. Muir
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119420296
File Size: 29,51 MB
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Get the most out of your laptop or tablet PC Laptops For Seniors For Dummies makes it easier than ever for the 50+ set to enjoy a laptop or tablet PC by taking the intimidation out of working with a new device. Featuring larger text and images, this bestseller empowers you to keep up with your kids or grandkids with all the latest and greatest that technology has to offer. Assuming no prior knowledge, this accessible guide starts from the beginning by helping you select the right laptop or tablet for your needs, shows how the various parts connect together, and illustrates how to use the keyboard and mouse. Once you've chosen your device and mastered the basics, this book will help you navigate your way around the Windows 10 operating system, show you how to use the touchscreen capabilities, and so much more. In no time at all, you'll wonder why you hadn't bought a laptop sooner! Keep in touch with family and friends through email and social networking sites Get on the internet to shop and browse your favorite sites Ensure your information is safe online Use the latest applications for work and play Everything you love about your desktop computer can be conveniently taken on the go with a laptop. Laptops For Seniors For Dummies will help you have fun and feel successful with your new device.

Macos Big Sur For Dummies

Author: Bob LeVitus
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119730104
File Size: 30,13 MB
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Your "get-started" guide to the world of macOS Big Sur Wherever you like to Mac—at home in front of your trusty iMac or over a coffee with your portable MacBook Air—macOS provides you with the seamless, efficient, and reliable user experience that makes these devices so famously a pleasure to use. macOS Big Sur For Dummies is here to heighten the experience for new users and upgraders alike by providing the very latest on the ways macOS Big Sur can enhance how you work and play. Written in a no-jargon style by Bob LeVitus—the Houston Chronicle’s much-loved "Dr. Mac" since 1996—this guide starts with the basics, like getting set up, and explains more advanced uses, like making music and movies, exploring the expanding universe of apps and giving tips on how to save time and enhance productivity along the way. With this book, you'll learn to Set up and connect your Mac Get friendly with Siri Enhance your world with apps Work better and faster Use the comprehensive capabilities of macOS Big Sur to do anything and everything you would like to do—and do it even better. For beginners and experts alike, macOS Big Sur For Dummies is the best way to step into the magical world of getting things done with Mac.