Mac Hacks

Tips & Tools for Unlocking the Power of OS X Mountain Lion



Bookstore > Books > Mac Hacks

Price$19.59 - $25.51
Rating
AuthorChris Seibold
PublisherO'Reilly Media
Published2013
Pages330
LanguageEnglish
FormatPaper book / ebook (PDF)
ISBN-101449325580
ISBN-139781449325589
EBook Hardcover Paperback

Want to take real control of your Mac? The hacks in this book help you dig below the surface to tweak system preferences, mount drives and devices, and generally do things with your system that Apple doesn't expect you to do. With a little effort, you can make your Mac and its applications perform exactly the way you want them to.

There are more than 50 hacks in this book that show you how to fine-tune the interface, work with multimedia, set up your network, boost security, and perform a few tricks with Unix.


  1. (3 books)



3 5 18

Similar Books


Mac Kung Fu, 2nd edition

Mac Kung Fu, 2nd edition

by Keir Thomas

Mac Kung Fu: Second Edition will blow your mind with secret hacks never before made public and little-known tricks that will change the way you work forever. From big tasks through everyday jobs, this book will improve your productivity and refine your workflow. You'll customize and manage the OS X interface, boost the power of built-in a...

Price:  $3.74  |  Publisher:  The Pragmatic Programmers  |  Release:  2012

Writing Excel Macros with VBA, 2nd Edition

Writing Excel Macros with VBA, 2nd Edition

by Steven Roman, PhD

To achieve the maximum control and flexibility from Microsoft Excel often requires careful custom programming using the VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) language. Writing Excel Macros with VBA, 2nd Edition offers a solid introduction to writing VBA macros and programs, and will show you how to get more power at the programming level: f...

Price:  $4.84  |  Publisher:  O'Reilly Media  |  Release:  2002

Network Security Hacks, 2nd Edition

Network Security Hacks, 2nd Edition

by Andrew Lockhart

In the fast-moving world of computers, things are always changing. Since the first edition of this strong-selling book appeared two years ago, network security techniques and tools have evolved rapidly to meet new and more sophisticated threats that pop up with alarming regularity. The 2nd edition offers both new and thoroughly updated ha...

Price:  $5.60  |  Publisher:  O'Reilly Media  |  Release:  2006

Mac OS X Snow Leopard Pocket Guide

Mac OS X Snow Leopard Pocket Guide

by Chris Seibold

Whether you're new to the Mac or a longtime user, this handy book is the quickest way to get up to speed on Snow Leopard. Packed with concise information in an easy-to-read format, Mac OS X Snow Leopard Pocket Guide covers what you need to know and is an ideal resource for problem-solving on the fly.This book goes right to the heart of Sn...

Price:  $5.53  |  Publisher:  O'Reilly Media  |  Release:  2009

Windows 8 Hacks

Windows 8 Hacks

by Preston Gralla

Windows 8 is quite different than previous Microsoft operating systems, but it's still eminently hackable. With this book, you'll learn how to make a variety of modifications, from speeding up boot time and disabling the Lock screen to hacking native apps and running Windows 8 on a Mac. And that's just the beginning. You'll find more than...

Price:  $22.53  |  Publisher:  O'Reilly Media  |  Release:  2012

Beginning Xamarin Development for the Mac

Beginning Xamarin Development for the Mac

by Dawid Borycki

Develop apps for the iPhone, iPad, and Apple wearables using Visual Studio for the Mac. Learn how to set up your development environment and emulators, and how to create adaptive user interfaces for various platforms. Expert Dawid Borycki guides you through the fundamentals of programming for Apple platforms (Model View Controller, Test D...

Price:  $24.25  |  Publisher:  Apress  |  Release:  2018

Apple macOS and iOS System Administration

Apple macOS and iOS System Administration

by Drew Smith

Effectively manage Apple devices anywhere from a handful of Macs at one location to thousands of iPhones across many locations. This book is a comprehensive guide for supporting Mac and iOS devices in organizations of all sizes.You'll learn how to control a fleet of macOS clients using tools like Profile Manager, Apple Device Enrollment P...

Price:  $30.04  |  Publisher:  Apress  |  Release:  2020

vSphere Virtual Machine Management

vSphere Virtual Machine Management

by Rebecca Fitzhugh

A virtual machine (VM) is a software implementation of a machine (a computer) that executes programs like a physical machine. vSphere has clusters of virtual machines that are all interconnected. Virtualization changes everything. Virtual machines have far more functionality than physical servers and are capable of incredible things. Virt...

Price:  $35.99  |  Publisher:  Packt Publishing  |  Release:  2014