Optimizing Security & Privacy settings


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Optimizing Security & Privacy settings

The Mac OS is one of the most secure computer operating systems around. The Security & Privacy system preference helps you maintain your Mac security when someone is using it. You can additionally configure what internet services you will and won't allow, as well as control applications that ask for your Mac's location. So let's take a look. Go to System Preferences and click on Security & Privacy, and we'll look at the General tab. The General tab is for protecting your Mac from people who have physical access to it.

Now, in order to use this, we'll click the Lock icon and then I'll enter my password so that I can configure this system preference. Now, if I like, I can change my password or my log in account. However, to do this, I must know the old password. If you've forgotten your old password, you cannot reset it from within this system preference. So, you type in your old password, you type in your new password, you verify, and if you like, you ca...

Optimizing Security & Privacy settings
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Optimizing Security & Privacy settings provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Christopher Breen as part of the Mac OS X Mountain Lion Essential Training

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