These are the things I want my friends and family to know about their Macs.



You have to do it.

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Urgent: read this and use caution!

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Trouble Shooting

What to do when you have trouble.

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Which Mac to Buy

Decide which Mac is best for you.

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Hardware and software to get.

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Lesson One

If you're new to the Mac.

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Lesson Two

Install software and start backup.

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Lesson Three

Customizing your Mac.

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OS X 10.12.

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Using iTunes

How I use iTunes.

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Using a Mac for programming.

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Good ways to manage your photos.

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Initial setup

First time you boot a new Mac.

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El Capitan

OS X 10.11.

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Loss Protection

If your computer is lost or stolen.

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Home Network

Hooking your computers together.

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Router Hijacking

Security of your home Internet connections.

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Accessing and converting music.

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Big TV

Pictures and music using a Mac Mini.

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Encrypting Files

Storing your private data safely.

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Key Strokes

Useful keystrokes you might not know about.

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Apple's online service.

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Running Windows in a VM on your Mac.

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Keep Up To Date

Updating your software.

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Useful Mac-related web sites

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