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Easy OS X® Mavericks

Easy OS X® Mavericks

By: Kate Binder

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 24-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 27-DEC-2013

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Easy Mac OS X is the perfect companion for everyone who's bought a new Macintosh with the new OS X pre-installed, every Mac user who's upgrading to the newest version of OS X, and for the many new Mac users who've just switched from Windows. This full-color, utterly simple, step-by-step book has been carefully crafted to provide instant access to the tasks beginner-to-intermediate users need to master. Like all books in the Easy series, it's designed to teach visually; readers never have to work their way through lengthy text explanations. Here's just some of what readers will learn how...

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Microsoft Windows 8.1 Bild für Bild erklärt

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Bild für Bild erklärt

By: Ignatz Schels

Publisher: Microsoft Press Deutschland

Publication Date: 19-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 22-DEC-2013

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So gelingt der leichte Einstieg in Windows 8.1. Bild für Bild sehen Sie, was Sie alles mit Windows 8.1 machen können und wie es funktioniert....

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How to Do Everything Mac OS X Mountain Lion, 4th Edition

How to Do Everything Mac OS X Mountain Lion, 4th Edition

By: Dwight Spivey

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2012

Insert Date: 22-DEC-2013

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Unleash the power of OS X Mountain Lion! Maximize the amazing features packed into the latest release of Apple’s cutting-edge desktop operating system. With coverage of the iMac, MacBook, MacBook Air, and Mac mini, How to Do Everything: Mac OS X Mountain Lion shows you how to set up and customize your machine for peak performance. Find out what’s new, such as Messages, the Notification Center, Reminders, and more. Networking, hardware, security, and troubleshooting are fully explained in this hands-on guide. Manage system preferences Interact with your Mac using Multi-Touch...

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OS X Mavericks: The Missing Manual

OS X Mavericks: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 26-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 19-DEC-2013

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What do you get when you cross a Mac with an iPad? OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Its 200 new features include Mac versions of iPad goodies like Maps, iBooks, and iTunes Radio—but not a single page of instructions. Fortunately, David Pogue is back, with the expertise and humor that have made this the #1 bestselling Mac book for over 11 years straight....

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OS X Mavericks

OS X Mavericks

By: Raffael Vieser

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 10-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 12-DEC-2013

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Diese Überarbeitung geht besonders auf die Einbindung von iPhone/iPad ein- Auch für Einsteiger nachvollziehbar und leicht verständlich- Eingängige Schritt für Schritt-Anleitungen- Apples iCloud zielgerichtet einsetzen- Kennenlernen der neuen Funktionen und Features unter OS X Mavericks- Apps aus dem App Store- Datensicherheit und Datenverschlüsselung ...

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Microsoft Windows 8.1 Tipps und Tricks auf einen Blick

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Tipps und Tricks auf einen Blick

By: Dirk Louis; Peter Müller

Publisher: Microsoft Press Deutschland

Publication Date: 09-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 11-DEC-2013

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Bild für Bild und komplett in Farbe bietet Ihnen dieses Buch Tipps und Tricks, wie Sie Windows 8.1 noch schneller und sicherer bedienen und anpassen....

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OS X Mavericks - Das Praxisbuch

OS X Mavericks - Das Praxisbuch

By: Antoni Nadir Cherif

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 01-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 06-DEC-2013

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Passwörter und Bilder mit iCloud abgleicheniPhone, iPad und Mac im EinklangMit Tags bei der Dateisuche im Finder Zeit sparenDie verbesserte Diktierfunktion von MavericksMitteilungszentrale und soziale NetzwerkeWindows auf dem MacAuf Nummer sicher: Backup mit Time Machine und iCloud...

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Beginning Fedora Desktop: Fedora 18 Edition

Beginning Fedora Desktop: Fedora 18 Edition

By: Richard Petersen

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 13-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 30-NOV-2013

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Beginning Fedora Desktop: Fedora 18 Edition is a complete guide to using the Fedora 18 Desktop Linux release as your daily driver for mail, productivity, social networking, and more. Author and Linux expert Richard Petersen delves into the operating system as a whole and offers you a complete treatment of Fedora 18 Desktop installation, configuration, and use. You'll discover how to install Fedora 18 Desktop on any hardware, learn which applications perform which functions, how to manage software updates, tips and tricks for the GNOME 3 and KDE desktops, useful shell commands, and both...

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Windows 8.1: The Missing Manual

Windows 8.1: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 26-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 28-NOV-2013

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Windows 8.1 continues the evolution of the most radical redesign in Microsoft’s history. It combines the familiar Windows desktop with a new, touchscreen-friendly world of tiles and full-screen apps. Luckily, David Pogue is back to help you make sense of it—with humor, authority, and 500 illustrations....

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Windows® 8.1 Absolute Beginner’s Guide

Windows® 8.1 Absolute Beginner’s Guide

By: Paul Sanna; Alan Wright

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 05-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 28-NOV-2013

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Make the most of your new Windows 8.1 device–without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to take control of Windows 8.1, and use it to create, connect, and discover…simplify and organize your whole life…learn more, play more, do more, live better! This book shows you how to do what you want, the way you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. Windows has never, ever been this simple! Who knew how simple Windows 8.1 could be? This is the easiest, most practical beginner’s guide to using your new Windows 8.1 desktop, notebook, or tablet…simple, reliable...

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OS X Mavericks Pocket Guide

OS X Mavericks Pocket Guide

By: Jeff Carlson

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 02-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 23-NOV-2013

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This low-priced, practical guide is packed with handy information for people who want to jump right in and start using OS X Mavericks. Author Jeff Carlson is like your smart techy neighbor, sitting at elbow guiding you through how to get the most out of Mavericks. Jeff will show you how to: Download, set up, and start using Mavericks Manage files with iCloud Swipe, pinch, and scroll: Master Mavericks' Mult-Touch gestures Install applications from the Mac App Store Stay in touch: Enjoy video call with family and friends with FaceTime and chat them up with Messages Don't...

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Mac OS X Mavericks: Peachpit Learning Series

Mac OS X Mavericks: Peachpit Learning Series

By: Lynn Beighley

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 21-NOV-2013

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This latest update to the bestselling OS X guide will have you working miracles in no time with Mavericks, which brings popular iOS apps to OS X, including iBooks and Maps. With this comprehensive guide, you can learn in your own way, whether it is working through the lessons from start to finish, jumping straight to step-by-step exercises about new features, or looking up just want you need to know at that moment. there are hundreds of exciting tools and hidden gems in OS X. Author Lynn Beighley uses her gentle, expert instruction to help you find those tools and gems and master them, taking...

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Windows® 8.1 on Demand

Windows® 8.1 on Demand

By: Perspection Inc.; Steve Johnson

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 12-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 20-NOV-2013

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Need answers quickly? Windows 8.1 on Demand provides those answers in a visual step-by-step format. We will show you exactly what to do through lots of full color illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions. Numbered Steps guide you through each task See Also points you to related information in the book Did You Know? alerts you to tips and techniques Illustrations with matching steps Tasks are presented on one or two pages Inside the Book Master the Windows 8.1 user experience Manage files and information with the Desktop and Windows apps Share files and media...

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My iMac (covers OS X Mavericks), Second Edition

My iMac (covers OS X Mavericks), Second Edition

By: John Ray

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 21-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 20-NOV-2013

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Covers Mavericks for iMac Step-by-step instructions with callouts to iMac photos that show you exactly what to do. Help when you run into hardware or operating system problems or limitations. Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your iMac. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your iMac working just the way you want. Tasks include: • Managing, arranging, and tagging your files • Staying on top of important events with Notification Center • Creating and navigating virtual workspaces in Mission Control • Opening and organizing apps with...

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Microsoft Windows 8.1 für Senioren

Microsoft Windows 8.1 für Senioren

By: Günter Born

Publisher: Microsoft Press Deutschland

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2013

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Keine Angst vor Windows 8.1. Lernen Sie, wie Sie sicher im Internet surfen, E-Mails schreiben, Ihre Fotos verwalten und vieles mehr....

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Microsoft Windows 8.1 komplett

Microsoft Windows 8.1 komplett

By: Günter Born

Publisher: Microsoft Press Deutschland

Publication Date: 15-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 19-NOV-2013

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Das komplette Softwarewissen zu Windows 8.1! In diesem umfangreichen Praxisbuch zeigt Ihnen Windows-Experte Günter Born erprobte Lösungen sowie Tipps und Tricks....

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My Windows® 8.1 Computer for Seniors

My Windows® 8.1 Computer for Seniors

By: Michael Miller

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 14-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 17-NOV-2013

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Easy, clear, readable, and focused on what you want to do Step-by-step instructions for the tasks you care about most Large, full-color, close-up photos show you exactly what to do Common-sense help whenever you run into problems Tips and notes to help you do even more Over the years, you’ve learned a lot. Now, learn Windows 8.1!  We’ve identified the Windows 8/8.1 skills you need to stay connected with people you care about: keep your computer reliable, productive, and safe; express your creativity; find new passions; and live a better life! Our crystal-clear instructions...

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Windows 8.1 Plain & Simple

Windows 8.1 Plain & Simple

By: Joli Ballew and Nancy Muir

Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 15-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 16-NOV-2013

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Learn the simplest ways to get things done with Windows 8.1 Get the full-color, visual guide that makes learning Windows 8.1 plain and simple! Follow the book’s easy steps and screenshots and clear, concise language to learn the most expedient way to perform tasks and solve problems in Windows 8.1. Here’s WHAT You’ll Learn: Personalize your Start screen in cool new ways Use apps such as Mail, People, Calendar, Skype, and Paint Surf the web, and send and receive email and messages Explore redesigned apps for Music, Video, and Windows Store Search your files, media, and...

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Windows® 8.1 Inside Out

Windows® 8.1 Inside Out

By: Tony Northrup

Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 15-NOV-2013

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You're beyond the basics - so dive right in and really put your PC to work! This supremely organized reference packs hundreds of timesaving solutions, troubleshooting tips, and workarounds for Windows 8.1. Plus, you get access to two and half hours of video training and a companion ebook. Topics include: Installing, upgrading, or migrating to Windows 8.1 Using and managing apps Personalizing your system Accessibility features Organizing, backing up, and restoring files Managing storage and using SkyDrive Digital media and home entertainment Security and privacy...

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Windows 8.1 For Dummies

Windows 8.1 For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 07-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 14-NOV-2013

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The bestselling book on Windows, now updated for the new 8.1 features Microsoft has fine-tuned Windows 8 with some important new features, and veteran author Andy Rathbone explains every one in this all-new edition of a long-time bestseller. Whether you're using Windows for the first time, upgrading from an older version, or just moving from Windows 8 to 8.1, here's what you need to know. Learn about the dual interfaces, the new Start button, how to customize the interface and boot operations, and how to work with programs and files, use the web and social media, manage music and photos,...