Introduction to Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan
Introduction to Mac OS X is a one-day preliminary course for those new to Mac OS X who need to prepare for El Capitan 101, the Mac OS X Support Essentials course, or other technical Mac OS X training courses. This course focuses on getting to know the foundations of Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, with topics ranging from efficient window and application management to system customisation. Delegates also learn how to configure user accounts and manage files.
Installation Install Mac OS X Creating a first user account Installation options Setting up the Mac First time setup Creating different user accounts Differences between Standard and Admin Users Introduction to OS X Tour of the Desktop Explore the Menu Bar and Dock File management and Spotlight What is the Finder? Setting different views Customising the side bar Moving and deleting files QuickLook System Preferences The four types of preferences Changing user and system settings Time Machine Setting up Time Machine Simulate backup, delete and restore Overview of included applications Explore applications included with OS X Apple Mail Setting up mail accounts Customising mail folders Adding smart mailboxes Using rules, using integration features Data detectors and notes iCal Seeing events added from Mail Adding, amending and deleting events Adding, publishing and deleting calendars Using To Do items inside iCal Address Book Adding, moving and sorting contacts Integrating with Mail Safari Setting preferences Using tabs Creating a Dashboard item Web clips History and top sites Dashboard Customising Dashboard Widgets Adding and removing Dashboard Widgets Accessing using function keys Setting a hot corner Exposé/Spaces Using and customising Exposé Creating Multiple Desktops with Spaces Fast user switching Switching between users Understanding advantages and security risks File permissions and sharing
Transferring files between users Understanding the public Dropbox Changing file permissions Dates
Thursday 05 to Thursday 05 October 2017