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Take Control of Permissions in Leopard

Take Control of Permissions in Leopard

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Publisher: TidBITS Publishing, Inc.

Publication Date: 30-JUN-2009

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Permissions problems got you down? Turn to Unix expert Brian Tanaka's unique guide to the permissions in Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard that control access to your files, folders, and disks. You'll learn how to keep files private, when to set Ignore Permissions, what happens when you repair permissions, how to delete stuck files, and the best ways to solve permissions-related problems. Advanced concepts include the sticky bit, Leopard's more-important access control lists, bit masks, and symbolic versus absolute ways to set permissions. The book covers how to take control of permissions via the...

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Easy Computer Basics, Windows Vista® Edition

Easy Computer Basics, Windows Vista® Edition

By: Michael Miller

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 30-APR-2008

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See it done. Do it yourself. It’s that Easy! Easy Computer Basics, Windows Vista Edition teaches you the fundamentals to help you get the most from your computer hardware and software. Fully illustrated steps with simple instructions guide you through each task, building the skills you need to do what you want to do. No need to feel intimidated; we’ll hold your hand every step of the way. Learn how to… Set up and configure your new computer system Upgrade your computer with new hardware and software Use Windows Vista--and personalize it just for you Connect to the...

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Easy Microsoft® Windows Vista®, Second Edition

Easy Microsoft® Windows Vista®, Second Edition

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Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 13-MAY-2008

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See it done. Do it yourself. It’s that Easy! Easy Microsoft Windows Vista teaches you the fundamentals of working with the newest Windows operating system–Windows Vista. Fully illustrated steps will show you how to burn CDs, manage your photos and other files, send and receive email messages, and browse the Internet. In addition, learn to use the built-in security features to ensure safe access to email, the Internet, and your programs, as well as protect against viruses, junk email, and privacy invasion. No need to feel intimidated; we’ll hold your hand every step of the way. Learn how...

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Special Edition Using Microsoft® Windows® Vista, Second Edition

Special Edition Using Microsoft® Windows® Vista, Second Edition

By: Robert Cowart; Brian Knittel

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 25-APR-2008

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SPECIAL EDITION Microsoft® Windows Vista® Second Edition The only Windows Vista book you need We crafted this book to grow with you, providing the reference material you need as you move toward Vista proficiency and use more advanced features. If you buy only one book on Vista, Special Edition Using Microsoft® Windows Vista®, Second Edition, is the book you need.      •    Tired of the constant barrage of spam, spyware, viruses and other ‘Net nasties? We show you how to rebuke the onslaught of hacker attacks, protect your identity, and keep your sanity, all at the same time.      •   ...

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The Windows Vista Book: Doing Cool Things with Vista, Your Photos, Videos, Music, and More

The Windows Vista Book: Doing Cool Things with Vista, Your Photos, Videos, Music, and More

By: Matt Kloskowski; Kleber Stephenson

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 08-APR-2008

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With so many books out there on Windows Vista, what makes this one better and different is its focus. While other Vista books can regularly be 500 or more pages, this book cuts through all the technical jargon and gives you exactly what you want: the most important, most requested, and just plain coolest things about Vista that will change the way you work on your PC. Each page covers just one topic, complete with full color photos and screenshots, making it easy to find what you’re looking for fast. You’ll learn how to take advantage of Vista’s newest features in order to better manage your...

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Microsoft Windows Vista, Second Edition: Visual QuickStart Guide

Microsoft Windows Vista, Second Edition: Visual QuickStart Guide

By: Chris Fehily

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 09-APR-2008

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Microsoft's Windows Vista will open up for its users a whole new way of using their PCs. With plenty of screenshots to guide users along the way, respected author Chris Fehily takes readers through Vista's breakthrough capabilities, including its new user interface, Sidebar, Internet Explorer, Media Player, anti-spyware, Mail, SideShow, and photo-sharing capabilities; as well as all the new enhancements included in the Service Pack 1 update. Windows Vista Service Pack 1 will deliver improvements and enhancements to the existing Vista features that will significantly impact customers, and this...

347. 

Microsoft® Windows® Vista™ Unleashed, Second Edition

Microsoft® Windows® Vista™ Unleashed, Second Edition

By: Paul McFedries

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 04-APR-2008

Insert Date: 27-MAR-2008

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Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Unleashed, Second Edition Paul McFedries Second Edition Includes coverage of Windows Vista Service Pack 1! Microsoft Windows Vista Unleashed, Second Edition, is a book for people, like you, who don’t consider themselves to be “average users.” It’s a book for anyone who finds that doing things the official way is slower, less efficient, and less powerful because Windows Vista was designed from the ground up to avoid confusing novice users. The result is default settings that restrict flexibility, interminable wizards that turn 2-step tasks into 12-step sagas,...

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Microsoft® Windows Vista® On Demand, Second Edition

Microsoft® Windows Vista® On Demand, Second Edition

By: Steve Perspection, Inc. Johnson

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 19-MAR-2008

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Microsoft Windows Vista On Demand, Second Edition FOR THOSE WHO WOULD RATHER BE SHOWN HOW THAN TOLD HOW SEE HOW TO • Master the Windows Vista user experience, including Windows Aero • Manage files and information using Windows Vista programs and Sidebar gadgets • Create your own movies, slides shows, and DVDs • Rip, manage, and play digital music and videos • Protect your computer from Internet or network intruders • Explore the Internet, send e-mail and instant message, and publish calendars on the Web • Customize, fine-tune, and administer Windows Vista • Set up multiple...

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Running Windows on your Mac

Running Windows on your Mac

By: Dwight Silverman

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 22-FEB-2008

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Now you no longer have to choose between Mac OS X and Windows! The latest Macs from Apple can run both Mac OS X and Windows, so you’re not limited to just one operating system. Running Windows on your Mac explains how this simple technology works and walks you through every phase of the process of setting up Windows on your Mac. Are you a Windows user who’s buying your first Mac? A Macintosh user who needs to run Windows software? Or just a computer user who wants the best of both worlds? There’s something in this book for everyone. You’ll find detailed instructions for installing Windows on...

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Windows Vista™ All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies®

Windows Vista™ All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies®

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 15-DEC-2006

Insert Date: 06-MAR-2008

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With Vista, Windows has had an extreme makeover. Many of the features that were old friends in Windows XP now look and act differently. And if you’re thinking of upgrading to Vista but haven’t done it yet, wow — there are eight different versions! How do you know which one to choose? That’s easy — look in Book One of Windows Vista All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies. Windows expert Woody Leonhard starts off this everything-you-want-to-know-about -Vista guide by helping you choose the version that fits your needs. He follows that with minibooks Two through Nine, each devoted to one specific...

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Switching to the Mac: The Missing Manual, Leopard Edition

Switching to the Mac: The Missing Manual, Leopard Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 26-FEB-2008

Insert Date: 04-MAR-2008

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Is Windows giving you pause? Ready to make the leap to the Mac instead? There has never been a better time to switch from Windows to Mac, and this incomparable guide will help 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 Mac OS X. Why is this such a good time to switch? Upgrading from one version of Windows to another used to be simple. But now there's Windows Vista, a veritable resource hog...

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Apple Training Series Mac OS X Server Essentials, Second Edition

Apple Training Series Mac OS X Server Essentials, Second Edition

By: Schoun Regan; David Pugh

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 07-JAN-2008

Insert Date: 10-FEB-2008

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The only Apple-certified book on Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, this comprehensive reference takes support technicians and ardent Mac users deep inside their operating systems, covering everything from networking technologies to system administration, customizing the operating system, command-line programming, and more. Keyed to the learning objectives of the  AppleCertified Technical Coordinator certification exam, the lessons in this self-paced volume serve as a perfect supplement to Apple’s own training class and a first-rate primer for computer support personnel who need to troubleshoot and...

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Take Control of Easy Backups in Leopard

Take Control of Easy Backups in Leopard

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Publisher: TidBITS Publishing, Inc.

Publication Date: 30-JUN-2009

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Your guide to making easy and reliable backups in Leopard! Backup guru Joe Kissell teaches you the fastest and easiest way to create a complete Leopard backup system from which you can restore your data after an accident or disaster-including archives, an all-important bootable duplicate, and an offsite backup. Joe helps you identify the backup hardware that best matches your needs and budget (including a look at Time Capsule-Apple's backup appliance), and he provides instructions for using Time Machine as well as alternatives for eight cases where Time Machine won't provide the backups you...

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Big Book of Windows Hacks

Big Book of Windows Hacks

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 23-OCT-2007

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Bigger, better, and broader in scope, the Big Book of Windows Hacks gives you everything you need to get the most out of your Windows Vista or XP system, including its related applications and the hardware it runs on or connects to. Whether you want to tweak Vista's Aero interface, build customized sidebar gadgets and run them from a USB key, or hack the "unhackable" screensavers, you'll find quick and ingenious ways to bend these recalcitrant operating systems to your will. The Big Book of Windows Hacks focuses on Vista, the new bad boy on Microsoft's block, with hacks and workarounds that...

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Apple Training Series Mac OS X Support Essentials, Second Edition

Apple Training Series Mac OS X Support Essentials, Second Edition

By: Kevin M. White

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 22-DEC-2007

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The only Apple-certified book on supporting Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, this comprehensive reference takes support technicians and Mac aficionados deep inside the new operating system, covering everything from installation to networking technologies, and more. Following the learning objectives of the Apple Certified Support Professional exam, the lessons in this self-paced volume serve as a perfect guide for Apple’s own training class and a first-rate primer for computer support personnel who need to troubleshoot and optimize Mac OS X as part of their jobs. Lesson-review quizzes reinforce the...

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The Little Mac Book, Leopard Edition

The Little Mac Book, Leopard Edition

By: Robin Williams

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 26-DEC-2007

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In this book—now in full color for the first time—Robin returns to one of her favorite things: teaching new computer users how to use and enjoy the Macintosh! Sit down at your Mac and let Robin introduce you to its basic features. Follow Robin’s step-by-step directions, and you’ll soon feel comfortable, confident, and able to do just about anything you want to do on your Mac. From using the mouse to surfing the web, from menu commands to keyboard shortcuts, you’ll acquire exciting new computer skills—and you’ll have fun in the process....

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Unleashing Microsoft® Windows Vista® Media Center

Unleashing Microsoft® Windows Vista® Media Center

By: Mark Edward Soper

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 23-OCT-2008

Insert Date: 18-JAN-2008

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For most Windows Vista users, Media Center is unknown territory. Unleashing Microsoft® Windows Vista® Media Center shows both newbies and experienced Media Center users how to use Media Center to experience music, photos, videos, movies, TV shows, and games in a whole new way. Windows Vista Media Center takes full advantage of the latest multimedia features: widescreen displays, HDTV, and Media Center Extenders. Mark Edward Soper shows you how to use these and other new and improved features to make the most of your Windows Vista multimedia experience. You won’t find a single book...

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Windows Vista Annoyances

Windows Vista Annoyances

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 14-DEC-2007

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Windows Vista may be the next big thing, but it still contains enough quirks and unaccountable behaviors to vex anyone. This unique guide not only discusses the most irritating features of the latest Microsoft operating system and how to get around them, but also explains how to improve Windows and do more with the software than Microsoft intended. You'll find information on setup, installation, upgrade from other Windows versions, the revamped interface, new security features, user accounts, troubleshooting, and the markedly improved Internet Explorer 7. Other chapters cover a wide range of...

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Mac OS X Leopard: The Missing Manual

Mac OS X Leopard: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 07-DEC-2007

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With Leopard, Apple has unleashed the greatest version of Mac OS X yet, and David Pogue is back with another meticulous Missing Manual to cover the operating system with a wealth of detail. The new Mac OS X 10.5, better known as Leopard, is faster than its predecessors, but nothing's too fast for Pogue and this Missing Manual. It's just one of reasons this is the most popular computer book of all time. Mac OS X: The Missing Manual, Leopard Edition is the authoritative book for Mac users of all technical levels and experience. If you're new to the Mac, this book gives you a crystal-clear,...

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Take Control of Users & Accounts in Leopard

Take Control of Users & Accounts in Leopard

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Publisher: TidBITS Publishing, Inc.

Publication Date: 30-JUN-2009

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Learn to manage user accounts and parental controls in Leopard! User accounts are an integral part of Mac OS X, but for many people, they're a source of confusion. No more, thanks to Kirk McElhearn's straightforward explanations, which help you understand and manage all the accounts for people who use your Mac, even if the only person is you. You'll learn how to create the right types of accounts for the different people who use your Mac, why you need at least two accounts, and what you can do with the many new options in Leopard's parental controls. Kirk shows you how to set up a...