Mac OS X help desk essentials by Peachpit Press

By Peachpit Press

The single Apple-certified e-book on Mac OS X, this entire reference takes aid technicians and ardent Mac clients deep within their working platforms, overlaying every little thing from networking applied sciences to method management, customizing the working approach, command-line programming, and extra. Keyed to the educational ambitions of the Apple Helpdesk expert certification examination, the teachings during this self-paced quantity function an ideal complement to Apple's personal education type and a major primer for machine help group of workers who have to troubleshoot and optimize Mac OS X as a part of their jobs. Self-quizzes and bankruptcy exams make stronger the data received alongside the best way.

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By Peachpit Press

The single Apple-certified e-book on Mac OS X, this entire reference takes aid technicians and ardent Mac clients deep within their working platforms, overlaying every little thing from networking applied sciences to method management, customizing the working approach, command-line programming, and extra. Keyed to the educational ambitions of the Apple Helpdesk expert certification examination, the teachings during this self-paced quantity function an ideal complement to Apple's personal education type and a major primer for machine help group of workers who have to troubleshoot and optimize Mac OS X as a part of their jobs. Self-quizzes and bankruptcy exams make stronger the data received alongside the best way.

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What is the purpose of the local account? 4. What are the quick fixes to consider when troubleshooting an installation problem? Answers 1. x. x is installed on another. x. 3. 2. x (if you plan on using Classic applications), read the Read Before You Install document, collect network configuration information from Mac OS 9 s and decide on an installation method. Review Quiz 35 3. The initial local account is automatically an administrator account with which you can change settings in System Preferences, install applications, and us'e certain utilities.

You can configure three types of users in Mac OS X: Normal users can use a basic set of applications and tools and are limited to making configuration changes that affect only the user's own account, such as what applications and files are opened when the user logs in and what picture is displayed as the user's background pattern. A normal user cannot make changes to any settings that are system-wide, such as the Network, Date & Time, Sharing, Energy Accounts, Saver, or Startup Disk panes of System Preferences.

2 Log in as Laura. Note the Simple Finder environment. 3 Click My Applications in the Dock.

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