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Mac OS X for Absolute Beginners by Wallace Wang

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Useful Macintosh Information

A surprisingly large amount of information about using a computer is often passed around by word of mouth but rarely printed in a book. That’s why this part of the book includes useful information known by experienced Macintosh users. By reading this part of the book, you’ll learn what experienced Macintosh users have known for years.

First, you’ll learn about simple disk maintenance tasks that you can perform to tune up your computer any time it starts acting erratically.

Second, you’ll learn how to protect your Macintosh from malware. Although the malware threat isn’t as severe as the one that Windows PC users face every day, malware is slowly coming to the Macintosh, so you need to know how to identify the threats ...

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