Reimaging Without Pain         KIS Ed Tech Teamhttp://farm6.staticflickr.com/5218/5480287683_fc37f97588_b.jpg
Prepare for Reimaging  Estimated time of completion: 100 minutes
1. Clean Up Files• Look through your files in  Downloads, Documents, &  Desktop folders.• Organize them.• Delete files you d...
2. Backup• Use Time Machine to   back up your   computer.• Don’t know how?• http://bit.ly/kisbackupEstimated time of compl...
3. Save Stickies• Copy & paste text  from sticky notes into  another document &  back it up or email it  to yourself.     ...
4. Back Up Bookmarks• Back up your  bookmarks.• Not sure how?• http://bit.ly/kismarks      Estimated time of completion: 1...
5. Back Up Fonts• If you have added  fonts, back them up.• Not sure how?
5. Back Up Fonts1. Open Font Book2. Click the font you   want.3. Click File > Export   Fonts4. Back it up or email to   yo...
6. Back Up Widgets• Make a list of the  widgets you installed.• Download them again  after the reimage.  Estimated time of...
7. Other Applications?• Make a list of the  applications you have  added to your  computer.• Download them again  after th...
After Reimaging
Important• Do not use any software before  completing this process.
Create Your Account Estimated time of completion: 15 minutes
1. Log In• Name: KIS• No password
2. Create Your Account• Open System Preferences• Click on Users & Groups
2. Create Your Account• Click on the lock• Name: KIS• There is no  password• Click on +
2. Create Your Account• Change account  from Standard to  Administrator• Fill in all information• Account name is  your Ma...
3. Remove KIS Account• Click on the Apple  menu and then Log  Out KIS...
3. Remove KIS Account• Use the Name &  Password you just  created.
3. Remove KIS Account• Open System Preferences• Click on Users & Groups
3. Remove KIS Account• Click on the lock• Name & Password  are what you just  created
3. Remove KIS Account• Click on KIS• Click -• Click on Delete the  home folder
Connect to Network  Estimated time of completion: 10 minutes
1. Remove Old Settings• Click on Wi-Fi• & Open Network  Preferences
1. Remove Old Settings• Click on Advanced
1. Remove Old Settings           Fix• Click on KIS_M• Click -• Click 802.1X
2. Add Correct Settings• Click Apply• Click on Turn AirPort  Off• Click again to Turn  Airport On
2. Add Correct Settings• Click on No network  selected• Select KIS_M
2. Add Correct Settings• User Name: kist• Ask IT for the  password• Click Join
2. Add Correct Settings• Click on Wi-Fi• & Open Network  Preferences
Sharing SettingsEstimated time of completion: 5 minutes
1. Rename Computer• Open System Preferences• Click on Sharing
1. Rename Computer• Change the computer  name to your Mac ID  (usually it is your first  initial & last name)• Press return...
Update SoftwareEstimated time of completion: 25 minutes
Update Software• Click the  and then Software Update• Install all recommended software.• Restart computer.
Set Finder Preferences  Estimated time of completion: 10 minutes
1. General• Click on Finder then  Preferences• Click on General• Make sure the top  four boxes are  checked.
2. Sidebar• Click on Sidebar• Make all the boxes  are checked.
Restore FilesEstimated time of completion: 75 minutes
1. Connect Hard Drive• Connect your  external hard drive  to your laptop.
2. Move Files to Laptop• Go to your  Applications folder• Open Time Machine.• Click Use Previous  Disk• Select your backup...
2. Move Files to Laptop• Click on your external hard drive, then click  on the file Backups.backupdb.• Click on the file tha...
2. Move Files to Laptop • Click on the file   • Click on the   named with           Gear & select   your Mac ID.         Re...
2. Move Files to Laptop• Under FAVORITES  choose the folder  that is named with  your Mac ID• Click ChooseEstimated time o...
3. Return Files to Folders         See how to do this at      http://youtu.be/35T-_D6gJPI
4. Restore Stickies• Copy & paste the  text you saved back  into sticky notes.
5. Restore Bookmarks• Restore your  bookmarks.• Not sure how?• http://bit.ly/kismarks
6. Restore Fonts• Double-click on the  font you want to add.• Font Book will open.• Click Install Font.
7. Install Widgets• Download the  widgets from http://  www.apple.com/  downloads/  dashboard/• Then double-click to  inst...
8. Install Applications?• Download the  applications that you  had previously  installed on your  computer and install  th...
Almost Done• Empty the trash
You are finished!!
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  • Reimaging Your MacBook

    1. 1. Reimaging Without Pain KIS Ed Tech Teamhttp://farm6.staticflickr.com/5218/5480287683_fc37f97588_b.jpg
    2. 2. Prepare for Reimaging Estimated time of completion: 100 minutes
    3. 3. 1. Clean Up Files• Look through your files in Downloads, Documents, & Desktop folders.• Organize them.• Delete files you don’t need. Estimated time of completion: 10 minutes
    4. 4. 2. Backup• Use Time Machine to back up your computer.• Don’t know how?• http://bit.ly/kisbackupEstimated time of completion: 50 minutes (if first backup)
    5. 5. 3. Save Stickies• Copy & paste text from sticky notes into another document & back it up or email it to yourself. Estimated time of completion: 10 minutes
    6. 6. 4. Back Up Bookmarks• Back up your bookmarks.• Not sure how?• http://bit.ly/kismarks Estimated time of completion: 15 minutes
    7. 7. 5. Back Up Fonts• If you have added fonts, back them up.• Not sure how?
    8. 8. 5. Back Up Fonts1. Open Font Book2. Click the font you want.3. Click File > Export Fonts4. Back it up or email to yourself. Estimated time of completion: 2 minutes per font
    9. 9. 6. Back Up Widgets• Make a list of the widgets you installed.• Download them again after the reimage. Estimated time of completion: 1 minute per widget
    10. 10. 7. Other Applications?• Make a list of the applications you have added to your computer.• Download them again after the reimage.Estimated time of completion: 1 minute per application
    11. 11. After Reimaging
    12. 12. Important• Do not use any software before completing this process.
    13. 13. Create Your Account Estimated time of completion: 15 minutes
    14. 14. 1. Log In• Name: KIS• No password
    15. 15. 2. Create Your Account• Open System Preferences• Click on Users & Groups
    16. 16. 2. Create Your Account• Click on the lock• Name: KIS• There is no password• Click on +
    17. 17. 2. Create Your Account• Change account from Standard to Administrator• Fill in all information• Account name is your Mac ID• Click Create User
    18. 18. 3. Remove KIS Account• Click on the Apple menu and then Log Out KIS...
    19. 19. 3. Remove KIS Account• Use the Name & Password you just created.
    20. 20. 3. Remove KIS Account• Open System Preferences• Click on Users & Groups
    21. 21. 3. Remove KIS Account• Click on the lock• Name & Password are what you just created
    22. 22. 3. Remove KIS Account• Click on KIS• Click -• Click on Delete the home folder
    23. 23. Connect to Network Estimated time of completion: 10 minutes
    24. 24. 1. Remove Old Settings• Click on Wi-Fi• & Open Network Preferences
    25. 25. 1. Remove Old Settings• Click on Advanced
    26. 26. 1. Remove Old Settings Fix• Click on KIS_M• Click -• Click 802.1X
    27. 27. 2. Add Correct Settings• Click Apply• Click on Turn AirPort Off• Click again to Turn Airport On
    28. 28. 2. Add Correct Settings• Click on No network selected• Select KIS_M
    29. 29. 2. Add Correct Settings• User Name: kist• Ask IT for the password• Click Join
    30. 30. 2. Add Correct Settings• Click on Wi-Fi• & Open Network Preferences
    31. 31. Sharing SettingsEstimated time of completion: 5 minutes
    32. 32. 1. Rename Computer• Open System Preferences• Click on Sharing
    33. 33. 1. Rename Computer• Change the computer name to your Mac ID (usually it is your first initial & last name)• Press return & your Mac ID should be visible here
    34. 34. Update SoftwareEstimated time of completion: 25 minutes
    35. 35. Update Software• Click the  and then Software Update• Install all recommended software.• Restart computer.
    36. 36. Set Finder Preferences Estimated time of completion: 10 minutes
    37. 37. 1. General• Click on Finder then Preferences• Click on General• Make sure the top four boxes are checked.
    38. 38. 2. Sidebar• Click on Sidebar• Make all the boxes are checked.
    39. 39. Restore FilesEstimated time of completion: 75 minutes
    40. 40. 1. Connect Hard Drive• Connect your external hard drive to your laptop.
    41. 41. 2. Move Files to Laptop• Go to your Applications folder• Open Time Machine.• Click Use Previous Disk• Select your backup disk & click Use Selected Disk
    42. 42. 2. Move Files to Laptop• Click on your external hard drive, then click on the file Backups.backupdb.• Click on the file that is named with your Mac ID > Latest > Mac HDD > Users
    43. 43. 2. Move Files to Laptop • Click on the file • Click on the named with Gear & select your Mac ID. Restore “Mac ID” to...
    44. 44. 2. Move Files to Laptop• Under FAVORITES choose the folder that is named with your Mac ID• Click ChooseEstimated time of completion: Varies (up to 45 minutes)
    45. 45. 3. Return Files to Folders See how to do this at http://youtu.be/35T-_D6gJPI
    46. 46. 4. Restore Stickies• Copy & paste the text you saved back into sticky notes.
    47. 47. 5. Restore Bookmarks• Restore your bookmarks.• Not sure how?• http://bit.ly/kismarks
    48. 48. 6. Restore Fonts• Double-click on the font you want to add.• Font Book will open.• Click Install Font.
    49. 49. 7. Install Widgets• Download the widgets from http:// www.apple.com/ downloads/ dashboard/• Then double-click to install.
    50. 50. 8. Install Applications?• Download the applications that you had previously installed on your computer and install them.
    51. 51. Almost Done• Empty the trash
    52. 52. You are finished!!

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