Join Garrick Chow for an in-depth discussion in this video Connecting to a wired network, part of Computer Literacy for Mac.
- In this video, we're going to look at…how to connect your Mac to your network…via a wired Ethernet connection.…Now this assumes that your network…has already been set up in your home, office or classroom.…If you're connecting to your home network,…you're most likely going to run an Ethernet cable…from your Mac directly into your router.…If you're connecting in an office or classroom environment,…chances are you'll be running an Ethernet cable…from your Mac into an Ethernet port in the wall,…or some other fixture,…which in turn connects to your network.…In any case, the important thing…is that you have a cable running…from whatever the source of your network connection is…into the Ethernet port on your Mac.…
All current Macs,…with the exception of the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro,…have Ethernet ports.…Once you have your Mac connected…to your network via Ethernet,…chances are you're already on your network,…and your so-called setup is done.…You should be able to connect to…other computers on your network,…as well as the internet,…
Note: This course was recorded on Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite. To upgrade to Yosemite before you begin, watch "Installing and running Mac OS X 10.10 for the first time."
- Working with a laptop versus a desktop computer
- Understanding the five traits almost all applications share in Mac OS X
- Printing on a Mac computer
- Setting up a scanner
- Connecting to the Internet
- Sending and receiving email
- Searching the Internet
- Importing and editing images from a digital camera
- Sharing files
Skill Level Beginner
iOS 7: iPhone and iPad Essential Trainingwith Garrick Chow8h 21m Appropriate for all
Mac OS X Yosemite Essential Trainingwith Nick Brazzi8h 4m Appropriate for all
1. Introduction to Computers
2. Introduction to Operating Systems
3. Introduction to Software and Applications
4. Introduction to Computer Peripherals
5. Introduction to Networks and Getting Online
6. Introduction to Email
7. Introduction to Internet Searching
8. Introduction to Word Processing and Spreadsheets
9. Introduction to Photo and Image Management
10. Introduction to Sharing Files
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