Ready to move to the Mac? This incomparable guide helps you make a smooth transition. New York Times columnist and Missing Manuals creator David Pogue gets you past three challenges: transferring your stuff, assembling Mac programs so you can do what you did with Windows, and learning your way around OS X. Learning to use a Mac is not a piece of cake, but once you do, the rewards are oh-so-much better. You won't find questionable firewalls or inefficient permissions. Just a beautiful machine with a thoroughly reliable system. Whether youare using Windows XP or Windows 7, weave got you covered. Transfer your stuff. Moving files from a PC to a Mac is the easy part. This guide gets you through the tricky things: extracting your email, address book, calendar, Web bookmarks, buddy list, desktop pictures, and MP3 files. Re-create your software suite. Big-name programs from Microsoft, Adobe, and others are available in both Mac and Windows versions, but hundreds of other programs are Windows-only. Learn the Macintosh equivalents and how to move data to them. Learn OS X Mountain Lion. Once youave moved into the Macintosh mansion, itas time to learn your way around. Youare in good hands with the author of Mac OS X: The Missing Manual, the #1 bestselling guide to OS X.Using this feature couldna#39;t be simpler: ac Save a document to iCloud by choosing FileASave in the usual way. ... Pages file on the Mac, jump on a train, and continue editing it on your iPad; any changes you make are saved back to the onlineanbsp;...
|Title||:||Switching to the Mac: The Missing Manual, Mountain Lion Edition|
|Publisher||:||"O'Reilly Media, Inc." - 2012-09-12|