MacBook Getting Started With Laptops <ul><li>Warwick School District </li></ul><ul><li>High / Middle School </li></ul><ul>...
What’s included:
 
 
 
<ul><li>Hiding on/off </li></ul><ul><li>Magnification on/off </li></ul><ul><li>Position (Right / Bottom / Left) </li></ul>...
Finder <ul><li>See what you seek: Now you can see your files in the finder - not just as icons, but as they really look. C...
SPACES <ul><li>Use Spaces to group your application windows and banish clutter completely. </li></ul><ul><li>System Prefer...
<ul><li>Quick Access to everything anything you are looking for on your computer. </li></ul><ul><li>Spotlight - Top Right ...
<ul><li>F4 - Activates Dashboard </li></ul><ul><li>-- </li></ul><ul><li>Make your own Dashboard Widgets with Safari web br...
<ul><li>System Preferences allows you to change the language on your machine. </li></ul><ul><li>There are 18 different lan...
Universal Access - SEEING <ul><li>Voice Over - Tells you what you are doing on the machine. Many different combinations of...
<ul><li>Open Preferences </li></ul><ul><li>Click on Text to Speech tab </li></ul><ul><li>Put a check mark in the last chec...
Expose Find the window you need. Now!
 
Dictionary <ul><li>Dictionary in Applications folder </li></ul><ul><li>Open program and type in a word </li></ul>
Grapher <ul><li>Math teachers will love this program </li></ul><ul><li>Try the following: y=x </li></ul><ul><li>Give the 3...
iChat / Skype <ul><li>Two programs do similar jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Chat - Video - Voice over Internet </li></ul><ul><li>...
iLife  <ul><li>iPhoto - Storage and editing of photos </li></ul><ul><li>iMovie - Make professional movies </li></ul><ul><l...
iWork <ul><li>-  - Stationery, newsletters, resumes, brochures, reports, proposals, business cards - whatever you write!  ...
HELP! <ul><li>Use the Warwick Laptop Wikispace:  http://warwicklaptops.wikispaces.com </li></ul><ul><li>Use the Apple “Fin...
Force Quit Applications To Force an application to quit: - Choose Apple  > Force Quit - Select the application not    work...
Airport Airport Tool Bar Check to see if you are connected to an airport - Look for the airport signal meter on the top ri...
Backing Up Work <ul><li>ChronoSync - This will be the program we use that backs up your work daily.  </li></ul><ul><li>Tim...
How do I turn my iBook OFF? If you aren’t going to use your iBook for a day or two, shut it down. To shut down your comput...
Printing Options <ul><li>HP network printers in all buildings </li></ul><ul><li>Savin printers: (You can send secure for l...
Questions ???????? Please sign and return the Mobile Use agreement. Bags
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Macbook Laptop Orinentation 2008

  1. 1. MacBook Getting Started With Laptops <ul><li>Warwick School District </li></ul><ul><li>High / Middle School </li></ul><ul><li>2008 </li></ul><ul><li>http://warwicklaptops.wikispaces.com </li></ul>
  2. 2. What’s included:
  3. 6. <ul><li>Hiding on/off </li></ul><ul><li>Magnification on/off </li></ul><ul><li>Position (Right / Bottom / Left) </li></ul><ul><li>Genie / Scale (Fit icons in space) </li></ul>Dock
  4. 7. Finder <ul><li>See what you seek: Now you can see your files in the finder - not just as icons, but as they really look. Cover Flow, you can flip through your documents as easily as you flip through album art in iTunes. Cover Flow displays each file as a large preview of its first page, and you can click through multipage documents or play movies. </li></ul>
  5. 8. SPACES <ul><li>Use Spaces to group your application windows and banish clutter completely. </li></ul><ul><li>System Preferences allow easy set-up. </li></ul>
  6. 9. <ul><li>Quick Access to everything anything you are looking for on your computer. </li></ul><ul><li>Spotlight - Top Right Icon -- Also Preferences in System Preferences allows you to configure how results are ordered. </li></ul><ul><li>Use the “SHOW ALL” to see in a separate window. </li></ul><ul><li>Hover of title to see file structure </li></ul><ul><li>BECOME ONE WITH SPOTLIGHT </li></ul>Spotlight Find anything, anywhere, fast
  7. 10. <ul><li>F4 - Activates Dashboard </li></ul><ul><li>-- </li></ul><ul><li>Make your own Dashboard Widgets with Safari web browser. </li></ul>Dashboard Dashboard
  8. 11. <ul><li>System Preferences allows you to change the language on your machine. </li></ul><ul><li>There are 18 different languages </li></ul>Language
  9. 12. Universal Access - SEEING <ul><li>Voice Over - Tells you what you are doing on the machine. Many different combinations of preferences </li></ul><ul><li>Zoom - Should be on (Use the option and command key with + -) or control with </li></ul><ul><li>Display - For students with visual impairments </li></ul>
  10. 13. <ul><li>Open Preferences </li></ul><ul><li>Click on Text to Speech tab </li></ul><ul><li>Put a check mark in the last check box </li></ul><ul><li>Click Set Key and choose key combinations you want to use to activate speech </li></ul>SPEECH
  11. 14. Expose Find the window you need. Now!
  12. 16. Dictionary <ul><li>Dictionary in Applications folder </li></ul><ul><li>Open program and type in a word </li></ul>
  13. 17. Grapher <ul><li>Math teachers will love this program </li></ul><ul><li>Try the following: y=x </li></ul><ul><li>Give the 3D Examples a spin </li></ul>
  14. 18. iChat / Skype <ul><li>Two programs do similar jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Chat - Video - Voice over Internet </li></ul><ul><li>You have to have an AIM account or .Mac account to use </li></ul><ul><li>Skype is easier and more people are using this program </li></ul>
  15. 19. iLife <ul><li>iPhoto - Storage and editing of photos </li></ul><ul><li>iMovie - Make professional movies </li></ul><ul><li>iTunes - Music - Podcasting - Movies -Radio </li></ul><ul><li>GarageBand - Music creation - Podcasting creator </li></ul><ul><li>iWeb - is the easiest way to create websites, blogs, podcasts, and more </li></ul><ul><li>iDVD - Turn you QuickTime and iMove movies into a DVD </li></ul>
  16. 20. iWork <ul><li>- - Stationery, newsletters, resumes, brochures, reports, proposals, business cards - whatever you write! ( http://www.apple.com/iwork/pages ) </li></ul><ul><li>- The spreadsheet you’ve been waiting for. </li></ul><ul><li>- Amaze your students with cinema-quality presentations that are easier than ever to create. </li></ul>
  17. 21. HELP! <ul><li>Use the Warwick Laptop Wikispace: http://warwicklaptops.wikispaces.com </li></ul><ul><li>Use the Apple “Find Out How” web site: http://www.apple.com/findouthow/mac </li></ul>
  18. 22. Force Quit Applications To Force an application to quit: - Choose Apple > Force Quit - Select the application not working. - Click Force Quit. On rare occasion, an application may freeze on the screen. Quitting a frozen application may allow you to save your work in other applications Continue working on other applications or relaunch.
  19. 23. Airport Airport Tool Bar Check to see if you are connected to an airport - Look for the airport signal meter on the top right tool bar. The more black bars the stronger the signal.
  20. 24. Backing Up Work <ul><li>ChronoSync - This will be the program we use that backs up your work daily. </li></ul><ul><li>Time Machine - Great program, we don’t have a clue how to make it work on a server -- YET! </li></ul>
  21. 25. How do I turn my iBook OFF? If you aren’t going to use your iBook for a day or two, shut it down. To shut down your computer, do one of the following: - Choose Apple > Shut down - Click Shut Down in the dialog that appears.
  22. 26. Printing Options <ul><li>HP network printers in all buildings </li></ul><ul><li>Savin printers: (You can send secure for later printing) Use all Savin printers as scanners. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>HS - Faculty Room - Savin 8090 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>HS - 2nd Floor Faculty Room - Savin 8055SP </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MS - Workroom A, B and C </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>HS/MS Color - Send via email to Kathy Derr in the Copy Center. </li></ul></ul>
  23. 27. Questions ???????? Please sign and return the Mobile Use agreement. Bags

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