PowerBook and iBook Digital Field Guide

PowerBook and iBook Digital Field Guide

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Your "PowerBook or iBook" is a constant companion in your on-the-go world. Who has time to thoroughly research all its secrets? Sometimes you just need quick answers, and this compact, full-color guide is packed with them. With it in your laptop bag, you'll always be prepared to get out of a jam, secure your data, configure Internet connections, synchronize files, and make your portable Mac even more efficient in dozens of ways. Save time with portable function keys. Improve power management and choose portable power solutions. Select the right backup method. Use iChat AV, audio conferencing, and Voice over IP on the road. Access your LAN remotely. Fix problems with permissions, files, applications, startup, and more.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 152.4 x 226.1 x 20.3mm | 521.64g
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • English
  • col. ill
  • 0764596802
  • 9780764596803

Table of contents

Acknowledgments. Preface. Quick Tour. Part I: Using Your PowerBook or iBook. Chapter 1: Exploring Your Portable Mac. Chapter 2: Setting Up Your Portable Mac. Chapter 3: Security Basics for Your Portable Mac. Part II: Getting the Most From Your Portable Mac. Chapter 4: Online on the Road. Chapter 5: Networking Your Portable Mac. Chapter 6: Tips and Techniques for a Better Portable Mac Experience. Chapter 7: Troubleshooting and Maintaining Your Portable Mac. Appendix A: Upgrading Your Portable Mac. Index.
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About Todd Stauffer

Todd Stauffer is a longtime Mac aficionado and coauthor of Mac Upgrade and Repair Bible, Mastering Mac OS X v.10.4 Tiger, and several other computer books. He's also a magazine writer and a documentary filmmaker/editor. Dennis R. Cohen is a software developer and former Apple engineer. He has authored and coauthored numerous books, including the bestselling Mac Xcode 2 Book, and contributes to Mac-oriented publications.
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