OS X Basics for Windows Switchers
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The course will cover the basics of OS X, including tips for everyday usage, system maintenance & repair and security settings.
The terminology used is accessible to everyone, even though a basic computer knowledge can help.
Materials are mostly video lectures. I provided link to external webpages, when necessary, to supply more information on the course topics.
The course is divided into four sections:
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|Section 1: First Steps: Basic OS X Usage|
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Why this course?Preview
Introduction to the course. A brief description of the course contents.
OS X AND WINDOWS - WHY ARE THEY DIFFERENT?
Fun With OS X
KEYBOARD/MOUSE SETTINGS, THE DOCKPreview
Basic OS X usage, tips & tricks. Check the document in the additional resources for links to knowledge websites (including the complete list of keyboard shortcuts from Apple's official website).
OS X keyboard shortcuts
OS X Basic Usage 2 - DELETE key, MS OFFICE, more tips & tricks
|Section 2: System Settings & Customization|
DIFFERENCES WITH WINDOWS
MENU BAR ITEMS
a) APPLE MENU., b) SYSTEM PREFERENCES (PART 1)
SYSTEM PREFERENCES (PART 2)
SYSTEM PREFERENCES (PART 3)
|Section 3: OS X System Maintenance & Repair (overview)|
How to create a USB emergency installer (part 1)
How to create a USB emergency installer (part 2)
Verify/repair disk and disk permissions with Disk Utility
OS X UPDATES AND UPGRADES
How to repair OS X when it won't boot and how to reinstall it from scratch.
|Section 4: BONUS SECTION- OS X SECURITY|
OS X Security- Security Settings & Software
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