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MacBook For Dummies, 5th Edition by Mark L. Chambers

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Chapter 11

Your Laptop Goes Multiuser

In This Chapter

arrow Enjoying the advantages of a multiuser MacBook

arrow Understanding access levels

arrow Adding, editing, and deleting user accounts

arrow Restricting access for managed accounts

arrow Configuring your login window

arrow Sharing files with other users

arrow Securing your stuff with FileVault

Everybody wants a piece — of your laptop, that is.

Perhaps you live in a busy household with kids, significant others, grandparents, and a wide selection of friends, all of them clamoring for a chance to spend time on the Internet, take care of homework, or enjoy a good game.

On the other hand, your MacBook might occupy a college classroom or boardroom at your office. Suddenly your classmate or coworker wants his own Private iDaho on-the-road warrior, complete with a reserved spot ...

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