Connecting to a network on a Mac is done much like it is done on a Windows PC. Once on connected, sharing of devices, drives, folders, and files is possible. In this movie, you will know how to access network settings to view connections, and then access sharing settings to choose what is going to be shared, how it will be shared, and with whom it will be shared.
- [Voiceover] One thing you may want…to do with your Mac computer that…you were doing with your Windows PC…is share it.…Perhaps you have the ability to connect a network…and there are multiple computers on that network.…We've already talked about sharing printers…for example, in another chapter.…But what if you want to share actual drives…and folders and files on your computer?…It's all done with a few networking basics…that we're going to talk about in this movie.…We'll start by going to the Apple menu.…Give the Apple icon a click in the top left corner…and select system preferences.…
Now networking is covered in great detail…in other courses here at Lynda.com on Mac OS 10.…So you can look it up for more information.…We're going to touch on some of the basics though…and here from system preferences select network.…And here's where you'll see what your connected to.…I've plugged in an ethernet cable into my router…and you can see it just shows up there…with a green dot on connected.…I'm also going to see information…
- Using the keyboard and gestures
- Exploring the desktop, Apple menu, Finder, and dock
- Finding files and folders
- Locating files with Spotlight
- Launching and quitting applications
- Task switching with Mission Control
- Transferring files from Windows to Mac
- Transferring mail and address books
- Connecting printers, cameras, and Bluetooth devices
- Getting online
- Adjusting settings in System Preferences
- Getting the best free apps from the App Store
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Navigate the Mac
2. The Mac Interface
3. Work with Files and Folders
4. Search on the Mac
5. Work with Applications on the Mac
6. Moving Day
7. Hardware on the Mac
8. Get Online with Your Mac
9. Set System Preferences
10. Top 5 Free Mac Apps
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