By David Pogue
New York instances desktop columnist David Pogue has simply up to date his bestselling Mac OS X:The lacking Manual! And once more, he applies his scrupulous objectivity to this fascinating new working process, revealing which new beneficial properties paintings good and which don't. With new fabric on nearly each web page, this moment variation deals a wealth of element at the myriad alterations in OS X 10.2.Apple says that 10.2 introduces a hundred and fifty new good points to Mac OS X, yet for as soon as it undercounted. "Jaguar" is a special animal completely. it is speedier, extra robust, and lots more and plenty extra customizable -- however it nonetheless comes and not using a manual.The first version of Mac OS X: The lacking Manual was once the number 1 bestselling desktop e-book of 2002, promoting 100,000 copies in six months. Now David Pogue brings his humor and services to this thoroughly rewritten, tremendously elevated variation. It covers:Getting started. The early chapters demystify the Dock, the Finder toolbar, and the surprising Mac OS X folder structure.New technologies. Mac OS X 10.2 contains dramatic improvements in net integration (Sherlock three, iCal, iSync, .Mac, a integrated firewall, net sharing), networking (Rendezvous, home windows compatibility, digital inner most networking), and leisure (iTunes three, DVD participant, Inkwell, iChat).Basics of Unix. you could sail alongside in Mac OS X with no ever knowing that you are utilizing Unix. but when you are tempted by means of the facility of the command line, this ebook incorporates a mild, clever introduction.Finding frequent features. This moment variation comprises of the preferred "Where'd It Go?" Appendixes: one for veteran Mac lovers, and one for home windows refugees. lookup any conventional function -- and discover accurately the place Apple positioned it in Mac OS X 10.2.As continually, Mac OS X:The lacking Manual bargains hot, witty writing, and bursts with the shortcuts, surprises, and layout touches that make the Mac the main passionately championed computing device within the world.
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