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Switching to a Mac for dummies

Author: Arnold Reinhold
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley Pub. ; Chichester : John Wiley [distributor], 2009.
Series: --For dummies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Demonstrates how to become adjusted to the Macintosh operating system and how to transfer data from a Windows system to a Macintosh, discussing topics such as moving files and Macintosh equivalents to Windows-only programs.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnold Reinhold
ISBN: 9780470466612 0470466618 9780470552612 0470552611
OCLC Number: 321015578
Notes: Previous edition: Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley, 2007.
Description: xvi, 392 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part 1. Informed switching starts here. --
1. Why switch? Demystifying the Mac mantra. --
2. Meet the Mac family. --
3. Deciding what to buy. --
Part 2. Making the switch. --
4. The big day: setting up your Mac. --
5. Mac OS X for Windows users. --
6. Moving files from your PC to the Mac. --
7. Switching applications. --
Part 3. Connecting hither and yon. --
8. Getting your Mac online. --
9. Networking the Mac way. --
10. Staying secure in a connected world. --
Part 4. More software, more choices. --
11. Easy listening with iTunes. --
12. Picturing iPhoto. --
13. Producing movies and music on your Mac. --
14. Building your space on the web. --
15. Enjoying other OS X goodies. --
16. Oops, it's a PC: running windows on your Mac. --
Part 5. Specialty switching scenarios. --
17. Switching with the whole family in mind. --
18. Switching your business to Macs. --
19. Desktop to dashcode: OS X advanced. --
Part 6. The part of tens. --
20. Ten terrific troubleshooting tips. --
21. Ten ways your Mac can help the planet. --
22. Ten creative uses for your old PC.
Series Title: --For dummies.
Responsibility: Arnold Reinhold.

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Demonstrates how to become adjusted to the Macintosh operating system and how to transfer data from a Windows system to a Macintosh, discussing topics such as moving files and Macintosh equivalents to Windows-only programs.

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