This ebook explains a little bit of everything; in fact, it's The Mac OS X (and then some) Lexicon because it's never just you and your Mac. It's you and your Mac and the Web, and your email, and that article you just read that threw 17 new acronyms at you or assumed that you knew all sorts of networking terms. Or it's you and your Mac and Finder features you've never touched, such as burn folders, smart folders, or proxy icons, and that mysterious Services submenu.This book is a great guide for Macintosh users everywhere who have trouble keeping up with the latest jargon, for new and intermediate level Mac users, and for anyone who enjoys smart and witty technical writing.Questions answered in this book include: What's the 501 folder for?What's the deal with all the different CD and DVD disk formats?Where can I find my Mac's MAC address?What does qsnapbackq mean, and how can I find and use it?How do I type the different kinds of dashes?What's the difference between composite and component video cables?What are cookies and breadcrumbs on a computer?Why does a TextEdit file with images becomes a folder on a Windows machine?EULA (End User License Agreement) YOOAmla Am The fine print in every software package that nobody reads. Boiled down to its ... You cana#39;t sell it, or even give it away without our permission. And if it doesna#39;t do what we claimed in our advertising or in the user manual, tough. We dona#39;t promise that it will work at all. If it turns out to be unusable, or if it crashes and screws up your computer, ita#39;s not ouranbsp;...
|Title||:||Take Control: The Mac OS X Lexicon|
|Author||:||Sharon Zardetto, Andy Baird|
|Publisher||:||TidBITS - 2007-01-01|