Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1

    Member Since
    Jan 29, 2011
    Best way to learn how to use my mac
    What is the best way how to learn how to use my mac or any software.

    I am married and am time poor as i have young children, i have purchased a few books but never really have had time to even look at them as reading a book like this you need to have the machine in front of you.

    I just want to get a lot more out of my machine as i only use it for surfing the net and i know it has a lot more capabilities than that.

    Any suggestion would be gratefully received.

  2. #2

    louishen's Avatar
    Member Since
    Oct 22, 2007
    Mac Mini Core i7 2012 | White 2009 MacBook 2 Ghz | 733 Mhz G4 Quicksilver
    TRy looking at the Apple's 101 site

    Apple - Support - Mac 101
    Member of the Month September 2008 & August 2012 | Found advice useful? use the rep system

  3. #3

    Member Since
    Sep 09, 2009
    Down Under :D
    Back to my old 2.2GHz C2D MB after selling my MBP and wondering what my next Mac will be :)
    I think this one's easier to follow, being video tutorials
    Apple - Find Out How - Mac Basics

  4. #4

    Oneironaut's Avatar
    Member Since
    Feb 23, 2009
    21" iMac * 2.8 Ghz Intel Core i7 * 16GB 1333 Mhz DDR3 * 1TB HD *AMD Radeon HD 6770M 512 MB
    If you're a visual learner like me, you may find video tutorials helpful. Here are some on Mac basics including iChat, Expose, Time Machine, etc.

    Apple - Find Out How - Mac Basics

    And here are a bunch of cool tips once you get past the basics.

    Apple - Business - Theater

    As for particular programs, a google search for tutorials will bring up plenty of YouTube videos you can watch. Any in particular you'd like to learn?

    The other advice I have is just to explore the applications yourself. Open them up, look at the Preferences under each one and explore their interfaces.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Want to learn Mac repair
    By FixMyMacKC in forum Switcher Hangout
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 07-10-2015, 10:03 PM
  2. What are the best ways to learn Mac/OSX?
    By monsieurextrem in forum Apple Desktops
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 10-10-2010, 02:14 PM
  3. Learn a langauge to learn another
    By grantwalls in forum OS X - Development and Darwin
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 10-10-2006, 01:45 PM
  4. Trying to learn C on Mac
    By Niwrad in forum OS X - Development and Darwin
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 06-28-2005, 04:12 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts