You'll fly through your work with these MacBook Air tips and tricks
Packed with tips and techniques on everything from how to get started with the MacBook Air notebook to getting the most out of all its latest features and accessories, this fun, hip, and portable guide has just what you need to take flight. Veteran author Paul McFedries covers a slew of new topics, including improved graphics on the new Air, setting up the latest Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, using the new, iPhone-like multitrack touchpad, and more. You'll save time and hassle and discover how to do the things you need most.
Offers timesaving and helpful tips to both novice and intermediate users of Apple hardware
Covers all the key skills, tools, and shortcuts you need to become productive with your MacBook Air
Helps you maximize all the power and new features of the very latest MacBook Air
Includes Genius icons to show you the smartest way to do things
Saves you time and hassle, avoids fluff, and doesn't skimp on the essentials
MacBook Air Portable Genius, 4th Edition helps you get more out of your MacBook Air with practical tips and timesaving advice.
Table of Contents
- Table of Contents
- Title Page
- Chapter 1: How Do I Connect Devices?
- Chapter 2: How Do I Make Wireless Connections?
- Chapter 3: How Do I Synchronize MacBook Air with Other Devices?
- Chapter 4: How Do I Use MacBook Air to Organize My Life?
- Chapter 5: How Do I Use MacBook Air to Set Up My Online Accounts?
- Chapter 6: Can MacBook Air Help Me Communicate More Effectively?
- Chapter 7: How Do I Locate and Protect a Lost MacBook Air?
- Chapter 8: How Do I Keep MacBook Air Running Smoothly?
- Chapter 9: How Do I Maintain the Battery?
- Chapter 10: How Do I Maintain the Hard Drive?
- Chapter 11: How Do I Solve MacBook Air Problems?
Chapter 12: How Do I Solve Specific Software Problems?
- You Can’t Change Some Options in System Preferences
- You Can’t Install a Downloaded Program
- A Program Is Stuck
- A Process Is Stuck
- Solving Program Problems
- You Can’t Empty the Trash
- You Can’t Run Administrator Commands in Terminal
- You Can’t Send E-mail
- Repairing Remote Disc Woes
- Time Machine No Longer Backs Up to an External Hard Drive
- Solving Safari Troubles
- You Can’t Specify a Different Time Zone for a Calendar Event
- Chapter 13: How Do I Solve Specific Hardware Problems?
- Appendix A: MacBook Air Online Resources
- Appendix B: MacBook Air Shortcut Keys
- Appendix C: MacBook Air Multi-Touch Gestures
- Appendix D: Running Windows on MacBook Air
- Title: MacBook Air Portable Genius, 4th Edition
- Release date: September 2012
- Publisher(s): Wiley
- ISBN: 9781118370209