O'Reilly logo

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Mac Mini by Guy Hart-Davis

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Set Up Your Mac mini and Create Your iCloud Account

After connecting the monitor, keyboard, pointing device, and other accessories to your Mac mini, you need to set up OS X and create your user account before you can start using the computer. Your user account is where you store your files and settings on your Mac mini.

The first user account you create is the Administrator account, which you use to create other accounts later for other users. You may also choose to create a personal account for yourself, leaving the Administrator account strictly for administration.

Set Up Your Mac mini and Create Your iCloud Account

001 If you have a wireless keyboard, ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required