Mac 101: The Basics (Belknap) 7/22/14

When Jul 22, 2014
from 01:30 PM to 04:00 PM
Where MITC 202 (Belknap)
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This basic course is designed for those that are new to the world of Macs.  We’ll take a grand tour of the Mac Mountain Lion interface as we explore how to use the Finder, desktop, menu bar, the Dock, Spotlight, files and folders, and more.  We’ll also examine how to open and close applications, set your Mac preferences, and perform software updates.  We’ll go in-depth with Safari, to enhance your web experience, by examining features that make your Internet activity more efficient.  Along with ‘how-to’ documentation (provided electronically), you’ll be given a full list of Mac keyboard shortcuts, and a reference chart of how to accomplish certain tasks that you may be used to doing on a Windows PC.

NOTE:  Mac training is only available on the Belknap campus.

Outline:

  • Mac Essentials
  • The Finder
  • The Desktop
  • The Dock
  • Mission Control
  • Applications, Files, and Folders
  • Set your Preferences
  • Spotlight
  • Safari Web Browser
  • Keyboard Shortcuts
  • On Windows, I used to…