Tutor for OS X Yosemite: A Complete Introduction

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Learn how to use Apple's OS X Yosemite to navigate your Mac. Customize your experience by setting system preferences to reflect your workflow and personal preferences. Manage files and documents effectively by understanding the file hierarchy on your Mac. Learn to work through challenges with simple troubleshooting tips.

Understand the Features and Functions of OS X Yosemite to Make the Most of Your Mac or MacBook Experience.

  • Learn Basic OS X Structure and Terminology
  • Understand How to Get Around Your Mac in OS X Yosemite
  • Set System Preferences to Work for You
  • Install and Work with Applications
  • Create and Organize Documents and Files
  • Learn to Troubleshoot and Back-up Your Mac
  • Understand the newest features to OS X Yosemite - handoff, hotspot, and continuity.

Use the Latest Features of OS X Yosemite to Enhance Your User Experience.

Operating systems are always changing. Knowing all of the latest features and functions will help you avoid frustration when things don't quite work the same and will keep you working effectively and efficiently. We'll take you through what you need to know in OS X Yosemite in 49 easy-to-follow video tutorials. You can go at your own pace and review individual lessons as may times as needed. So let's get started!

Content and Overview

Noteboom Productions designed this course for beginners who are new to the Mac or existing Mac users upgrading from OS X Mavericks. Learning a new operating system can seem like a daunting task. Our instructor, Dan, will guide you through 49 videos in just over 3 hours, teaching you the basics of a Mac and its latest operating system, OS X Yosemite. In addition to lecturing, Dan demonstrates how to get around your Mac quickly, set system preferences, create and organize documents, install and delete applications, and some simple troubleshooting. You are encouraged to have OS X Yosemite installed on your Mac so you can follow along and try it yourself at the end of each lecture.

This course starts with the basics including OS X terminology and migrating from Windows.Once we've established the terminology we move on to getting around OS X Yosemite with the Finder,using the Dock, and using the Menu Bar. Then we go through some extensive lessons on setting up OS X default behaviors through System Preferences. When we have our Mac all set up the way we want it and we're comfortable with getting around, we move on to installing and uninstalling Apps and creating and working with documents. We wrap up with backing up using Time Machine and some troubleshooting tips.

Students completing this course will have the basic knowledge to comfortably navigate their Mac using OS X Yosemite.

Who this course is for:

  • This course is meant for those new to the Mac and OS X Yosemite and/or those who have recently upgraded to OS X Yosemite. No prior Mac knowledge is necessary. Those with basic Mac experience may still benefit from this course. If you’re looking for more in-depth explanation on advanced OS X Yosemite features, this course is not for you.
  • Set all of your Mac's preferences to reflect your own preferences. Know how to organize applications and files on your Mac or MacBook. Understand the newest features to OS X Yosemite - handoff, hotspot, and continuity. Do your own troubleshooting and back-ups. Requirements You will need a Mac or MacBook with OS X Yosemite installed if you would like to follow along. Description Learn how to use Apple's OS X Yosemite to navigate your Mac. Customize your experience by setting system preferences to reflect your workflow and personal preferences. Manage files and documents effectively by understanding the file hierarchy on your Mac. Learn to work through challenges with simple troubleshooting tips. Understand the Features and Functions of OS X Yosemite to Make the Most of Your Mac or MacBook Experience . Learn Basic OS X Structure and Terminology Understand How to Get Around Your Mac in OS X Yosemite Set System Preferences to Work for You Install and Work with Applications Create and Organize Documents and Files Learn to Troubleshoot and Back-up Your Mac Understand the newest features to OS X Yosemite - handoff, hotspot, and continuity. Use the Latest Features of OS X Yosemite to Enhance Your User Experience. Operating systems are always changing. Knowing all of the latest features and functions will help you avoid frustration when things don't quite work the same and will keep you working effectively and efficiently. We'll take you through what you need to know in OS X Yosemite in 49 easy-to-follow video tutorials. You can go at your own pace and review individual lessons as may times as needed. So let's get started! Content and Overview Noteboom Productions designed this course for beginners who are new to the Mac or existing Mac users upgrading from OS X Mavericks. Learning a new operating system can seem like a daunting task. Our instructor, Dan, will guide you through 49 videos in just over 3 hours, teaching you the basics of a Mac and its latest operating system, OS X Yosemite. In addition to lecturing, Dan demonstrates how to get around your Mac quickly, set system preferences, create and organize documents, install and delete applications, and some simple troubleshooting. You are encouraged to have OS X Yosemite installed on your Mac so you can follow along and try it yourself at the end of each lecture. This course starts with the basics including OS X terminology and migrating from Windows.Once we've established the terminology we move on to getting around OS X Yosemite with the Finder,using the Dock, and using the Menu Bar. Then we go through some extensive lessons on setting up OS X default behaviors through System Preferences. When we have our Mac all set up the way we want it and we're comfortable with getting around, we move on to installing and uninstalling Apps and creating and working with documents. We wrap up with backing up using Time Machine and some troubleshooting tips. Students completing this course will have the basic knowledge to comfortably navigate their Mac using OS X Yosemite. Who this course is for: This course is meant for those new to the Mac and OS X Yosemite and/or those who have recently upgraded to OS X Yosemite. No prior Mac knowledge is necessary. Those with basic Mac experience may still benefit from this course. If you’re looking for more in-depth explanation on advanced OS X Yosemite features, this course is not for you. Show more Show less Course content 7 sections • 49 lectures • 3h 28m total length Expand all sections Introduction to Tutor for OS X Yosemite 1 lecture • 2min Introduction to Tutor for OS X Yosemite Preview 02:18 Getting to Know OS X Yosemite 4 lectures • 19min Getting to Know OS X Yosemite Introduction Preview 00:17 Terminology Preview 03:19 OS X Folder Hierarchy Preview 05:33 Migrating from Windows 09:48 Getting Around OS X Yosemite 10 lectures • 49min Getting Around OS X Yosemite Introduction 00:32 Introduction to the Finder 03:15 Working with Finder Windows 08:43 Finder Preferences 03:32 Working with the Dock 08:14 Working with the Menu Bar 04:31 Using the Contextual Menu 02:40 Searching with Spotlight 04:36 Mission Control 06:48 Working with the Dashboard 06:17 OS X Yosemite System Preferences 20 lectures • 1hr 17min System Preferences Introduction 00:54 General Preferences 04:55 Security and Privacy Preferences 04:01 Notifications and Notification Center Preferences 06:09 Energy Saver Preferences 04:03 Keyboard Preferences 03:16 Mouse Preferences 02:19 Trackpad Preferences 02:40 Printing and Scanning 03:29 iCloud, Family Sharing, and iCloud Drive 05:25 Internet Accounts Preferences 02:02 Network Preferences 05:02 Bluetooth Preferences 03:08 Sharing Preferences 05:29 Users and Groups 05:31 Setting Up a Guest Account 02:25 Setting up Parental Controls 05:54 App Store Preferences 02:50 Using Dictation 04:35 Accessibility Preferences 02:24 Working with OS X Yosemite Applications 5 lectures • 19min Working with Applications Introduction 00:29 Application Folder and Launchpad 04:01 Using Applications in Full Screen Mode 04:43 Installing Applications 06:31 Uninstalling Applications 03:21 Working with Documents in OS X Yosemite 6 lectures • 28min Working with Documents Introduction 00:25 Saving and Autosaving Documents 10:13 Copying, Moving, and Grouping Documents 03:38 Tagging Documents 05:56 Deleting Files and Emptying the Trash 04:03 Handoff, Personal Hotspot, and Continuity 04:07 Backing Up and Troubleshooting OS X Yosemite 3 lectures • 14min Backing Up and Troubleshooting Introduction 00:43 Backing Up with Time Machine 06:03 Troubleshooting Tips 07:10 Instructor Dan Wassink Producer of Easy-to-Follow Video Tutorials for Apple Devices 4.3 Instructor Rating 219 Reviews 1,585 Students 9 Courses Dan Wassink, of Noteboom Tutorials, has been creating and producing videos on how to use various software for nearly 10 years. He has been working on Mac's for nearly 30 years and also worked as a Genius at Apple Retail for several years before venturing out on his own creating tutorials and tips. He has over 60 tutorials with over 2,400 lessons and tips available through his Noteboom Tutorials website, App Stores, and iBooks store. He has helped thousands of people and his tutorials have received hundreds of testimonials and five-star ratings. They have been recommended by new users, advanced users, and teachers. He looks forward to helping you learn more about your Mac, iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch, and Apple TV with his tutorials! 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  • Know how to organize applications and files on your Mac or MacBook. Understand the newest features to OS X Yosemite - handoff, hotspot, and continuity. Do your own troubleshooting and back-ups. Requirements You will need a Mac or MacBook with OS X Yosemite installed if you would like to follow along. Description Learn how to use Apple's OS X Yosemite to navigate your Mac. Customize your experience by setting system preferences to reflect your workflow and personal preferences. Manage files and documents effectively by understanding the file hierarchy on your Mac. Learn to work through challenges with simple troubleshooting tips. Understand the Features and Functions of OS X Yosemite to Make the Most of Your Mac or MacBook Experience . Learn Basic OS X Structure and Terminology Understand How to Get Around Your Mac in OS X Yosemite Set System Preferences to Work for You Install and Work with Applications Create and Organize Documents and Files Learn to Troubleshoot and Back-up Your Mac Understand the newest features to OS X Yosemite - handoff, hotspot, and continuity. Use the Latest Features of OS X Yosemite to Enhance Your User Experience. Operating systems are always changing. Knowing all of the latest features and functions will help you avoid frustration when things don't quite work the same and will keep you working effectively and efficiently. We'll take you through what you need to know in OS X Yosemite in 49 easy-to-follow video tutorials. You can go at your own pace and review individual lessons as may times as needed. So let's get started! Content and Overview Noteboom Productions designed this course for beginners who are new to the Mac or existing Mac users upgrading from OS X Mavericks. Learning a new operating system can seem like a daunting task. Our instructor, Dan, will guide you through 49 videos in just over 3 hours, teaching you the basics of a Mac and its latest operating system, OS X Yosemite. In addition to lecturing, Dan demonstrates how to get around your Mac quickly, set system preferences, create and organize documents, install and delete applications, and some simple troubleshooting. You are encouraged to have OS X Yosemite installed on your Mac so you can follow along and try it yourself at the end of each lecture. This course starts with the basics including OS X terminology and migrating from Windows.Once we've established the terminology we move on to getting around OS X Yosemite with the Finder,using the Dock, and using the Menu Bar. Then we go through some extensive lessons on setting up OS X default behaviors through System Preferences. When we have our Mac all set up the way we want it and we're comfortable with getting around, we move on to installing and uninstalling Apps and creating and working with documents. We wrap up with backing up using Time Machine and some troubleshooting tips. Students completing this course will have the basic knowledge to comfortably navigate their Mac using OS X Yosemite. Who this course is for: This course is meant for those new to the Mac and OS X Yosemite and/or those who have recently upgraded to OS X Yosemite. No prior Mac knowledge is necessary. Those with basic Mac experience may still benefit from this course. If you’re looking for more in-depth explanation on advanced OS X Yosemite features, this course is not for you. Show more Show less Course content 7 sections • 49 lectures • 3h 28m total length Expand all sections Introduction to Tutor for OS X Yosemite 1 lecture • 2min Introduction to Tutor for OS X Yosemite Preview 02:18 Getting to Know OS X Yosemite 4 lectures • 19min Getting to Know OS X Yosemite Introduction Preview 00:17 Terminology Preview 03:19 OS X Folder Hierarchy Preview 05:33 Migrating from Windows 09:48 Getting Around OS X Yosemite 10 lectures • 49min Getting Around OS X Yosemite Introduction 00:32 Introduction to the Finder 03:15 Working with Finder Windows 08:43 Finder Preferences 03:32 Working with the Dock 08:14 Working with the Menu Bar 04:31 Using the Contextual Menu 02:40 Searching with Spotlight 04:36 Mission Control 06:48 Working with the Dashboard 06:17 OS X Yosemite System Preferences 20 lectures • 1hr 17min System Preferences Introduction 00:54 General Preferences 04:55 Security and Privacy Preferences 04:01 Notifications and Notification Center Preferences 06:09 Energy Saver Preferences 04:03 Keyboard Preferences 03:16 Mouse Preferences 02:19 Trackpad Preferences 02:40 Printing and Scanning 03:29 iCloud, Family Sharing, and iCloud Drive 05:25 Internet Accounts Preferences 02:02 Network Preferences 05:02 Bluetooth Preferences 03:08 Sharing Preferences 05:29 Users and Groups 05:31 Setting Up a Guest Account 02:25 Setting up Parental Controls 05:54 App Store Preferences 02:50 Using Dictation 04:35 Accessibility Preferences 02:24 Working with OS X Yosemite Applications 5 lectures • 19min Working with Applications Introduction 00:29 Application Folder and Launchpad 04:01 Using Applications in Full Screen Mode 04:43 Installing Applications 06:31 Uninstalling Applications 03:21 Working with Documents in OS X Yosemite 6 lectures • 28min Working with Documents Introduction 00:25 Saving and Autosaving Documents 10:13 Copying, Moving, and Grouping Documents 03:38 Tagging Documents 05:56 Deleting Files and Emptying the Trash 04:03 Handoff, Personal Hotspot, and Continuity 04:07 Backing Up and Troubleshooting OS X Yosemite 3 lectures • 14min Backing Up and Troubleshooting Introduction 00:43 Backing Up with Time Machine 06:03 Troubleshooting Tips 07:10 Instructor Dan Wassink Producer of Easy-to-Follow Video Tutorials for Apple Devices 4.3 Instructor Rating 219 Reviews 1,585 Students 9 Courses Dan Wassink, of Noteboom Tutorials, has been creating and producing videos on how to use various software for nearly 10 years. He has been working on Mac's for nearly 30 years and also worked as a Genius at Apple Retail for several years before venturing out on his own creating tutorials and tips. He has over 60 tutorials with over 2,400 lessons and tips available through his Noteboom Tutorials website, App Stores, and iBooks store. He has helped thousands of people and his tutorials have received hundreds of testimonials and five-star ratings. They have been recommended by new users, advanced users, and teachers. He looks forward to helping you learn more about your Mac, iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch, and Apple TV with his tutorials! 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  • Understand the newest features to OS X Yosemite - handoff, hotspot, and continuity. Do your own troubleshooting and back-ups. Requirements You will need a Mac or MacBook with OS X Yosemite installed if you would like to follow along. Description Learn how to use Apple's OS X Yosemite to navigate your Mac. Customize your experience by setting system preferences to reflect your workflow and personal preferences. Manage files and documents effectively by understanding the file hierarchy on your Mac. Learn to work through challenges with simple troubleshooting tips. Understand the Features and Functions of OS X Yosemite to Make the Most of Your Mac or MacBook Experience . Learn Basic OS X Structure and Terminology Understand How to Get Around Your Mac in OS X Yosemite Set System Preferences to Work for You Install and Work with Applications Create and Organize Documents and Files Learn to Troubleshoot and Back-up Your Mac Understand the newest features to OS X Yosemite - handoff, hotspot, and continuity. Use the Latest Features of OS X Yosemite to Enhance Your User Experience. Operating systems are always changing. Knowing all of the latest features and functions will help you avoid frustration when things don't quite work the same and will keep you working effectively and efficiently. We'll take you through what you need to know in OS X Yosemite in 49 easy-to-follow video tutorials. You can go at your own pace and review individual lessons as may times as needed. So let's get started! Content and Overview Noteboom Productions designed this course for beginners who are new to the Mac or existing Mac users upgrading from OS X Mavericks. Learning a new operating system can seem like a daunting task. Our instructor, Dan, will guide you through 49 videos in just over 3 hours, teaching you the basics of a Mac and its latest operating system, OS X Yosemite. In addition to lecturing, Dan demonstrates how to get around your Mac quickly, set system preferences, create and organize documents, install and delete applications, and some simple troubleshooting. You are encouraged to have OS X Yosemite installed on your Mac so you can follow along and try it yourself at the end of each lecture. This course starts with the basics including OS X terminology and migrating from Windows.Once we've established the terminology we move on to getting around OS X Yosemite with the Finder,using the Dock, and using the Menu Bar. Then we go through some extensive lessons on setting up OS X default behaviors through System Preferences. When we have our Mac all set up the way we want it and we're comfortable with getting around, we move on to installing and uninstalling Apps and creating and working with documents. We wrap up with backing up using Time Machine and some troubleshooting tips. Students completing this course will have the basic knowledge to comfortably navigate their Mac using OS X Yosemite. Who this course is for: This course is meant for those new to the Mac and OS X Yosemite and/or those who have recently upgraded to OS X Yosemite. No prior Mac knowledge is necessary. Those with basic Mac experience may still benefit from this course. If you’re looking for more in-depth explanation on advanced OS X Yosemite features, this course is not for you. Show more Show less Course content 7 sections • 49 lectures • 3h 28m total length Expand all sections Introduction to Tutor for OS X Yosemite 1 lecture • 2min Introduction to Tutor for OS X Yosemite Preview 02:18 Getting to Know OS X Yosemite 4 lectures • 19min Getting to Know OS X Yosemite Introduction Preview 00:17 Terminology Preview 03:19 OS X Folder Hierarchy Preview 05:33 Migrating from Windows 09:48 Getting Around OS X Yosemite 10 lectures • 49min Getting Around OS X Yosemite Introduction 00:32 Introduction to the Finder 03:15 Working with Finder Windows 08:43 Finder Preferences 03:32 Working with the Dock 08:14 Working with the Menu Bar 04:31 Using the Contextual Menu 02:40 Searching with Spotlight 04:36 Mission Control 06:48 Working with the Dashboard 06:17 OS X Yosemite System Preferences 20 lectures • 1hr 17min System Preferences Introduction 00:54 General Preferences 04:55 Security and Privacy Preferences 04:01 Notifications and Notification Center Preferences 06:09 Energy Saver Preferences 04:03 Keyboard Preferences 03:16 Mouse Preferences 02:19 Trackpad Preferences 02:40 Printing and Scanning 03:29 iCloud, Family Sharing, and iCloud Drive 05:25 Internet Accounts Preferences 02:02 Network Preferences 05:02 Bluetooth Preferences 03:08 Sharing Preferences 05:29 Users and Groups 05:31 Setting Up a Guest Account 02:25 Setting up Parental Controls 05:54 App Store Preferences 02:50 Using Dictation 04:35 Accessibility Preferences 02:24 Working with OS X Yosemite Applications 5 lectures • 19min Working with Applications Introduction 00:29 Application Folder and Launchpad 04:01 Using Applications in Full Screen Mode 04:43 Installing Applications 06:31 Uninstalling Applications 03:21 Working with Documents in OS X Yosemite 6 lectures • 28min Working with Documents Introduction 00:25 Saving and Autosaving Documents 10:13 Copying, Moving, and Grouping Documents 03:38 Tagging Documents 05:56 Deleting Files and Emptying the Trash 04:03 Handoff, Personal Hotspot, and Continuity 04:07 Backing Up and Troubleshooting OS X Yosemite 3 lectures • 14min Backing Up and Troubleshooting Introduction 00:43 Backing Up with Time Machine 06:03 Troubleshooting Tips 07:10 Instructor Dan Wassink Producer of Easy-to-Follow Video Tutorials for Apple Devices 4.3 Instructor Rating 219 Reviews 1,585 Students 9 Courses Dan Wassink, of Noteboom Tutorials, has been creating and producing videos on how to use various software for nearly 10 years. He has been working on Mac's for nearly 30 years and also worked as a Genius at Apple Retail for several years before venturing out on his own creating tutorials and tips. He has over 60 tutorials with over 2,400 lessons and tips available through his Noteboom Tutorials website, App Stores, and iBooks store. He has helped thousands of people and his tutorials have received hundreds of testimonials and five-star ratings. They have been recommended by new users, advanced users, and teachers. He looks forward to helping you learn more about your Mac, iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch, and Apple TV with his tutorials! 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  • Do your own troubleshooting and back-ups. Requirements You will need a Mac or MacBook with OS X Yosemite installed if you would like to follow along. Description Learn how to use Apple's OS X Yosemite to navigate your Mac. Customize your experience by setting system preferences to reflect your workflow and personal preferences. Manage files and documents effectively by understanding the file hierarchy on your Mac. Learn to work through challenges with simple troubleshooting tips. Understand the Features and Functions of OS X Yosemite to Make the Most of Your Mac or MacBook Experience . Learn Basic OS X Structure and Terminology Understand How to Get Around Your Mac in OS X Yosemite Set System Preferences to Work for You Install and Work with Applications Create and Organize Documents and Files Learn to Troubleshoot and Back-up Your Mac Understand the newest features to OS X Yosemite - handoff, hotspot, and continuity. Use the Latest Features of OS X Yosemite to Enhance Your User Experience. Operating systems are always changing. Knowing all of the latest features and functions will help you avoid frustration when things don't quite work the same and will keep you working effectively and efficiently. We'll take you through what you need to know in OS X Yosemite in 49 easy-to-follow video tutorials. You can go at your own pace and review individual lessons as may times as needed. So let's get started! Content and Overview Noteboom Productions designed this course for beginners who are new to the Mac or existing Mac users upgrading from OS X Mavericks. Learning a new operating system can seem like a daunting task. Our instructor, Dan, will guide you through 49 videos in just over 3 hours, teaching you the basics of a Mac and its latest operating system, OS X Yosemite. In addition to lecturing, Dan demonstrates how to get around your Mac quickly, set system preferences, create and organize documents, install and delete applications, and some simple troubleshooting. You are encouraged to have OS X Yosemite installed on your Mac so you can follow along and try it yourself at the end of each lecture. This course starts with the basics including OS X terminology and migrating from Windows.Once we've established the terminology we move on to getting around OS X Yosemite with the Finder,using the Dock, and using the Menu Bar. Then we go through some extensive lessons on setting up OS X default behaviors through System Preferences. When we have our Mac all set up the way we want it and we're comfortable with getting around, we move on to installing and uninstalling Apps and creating and working with documents. We wrap up with backing up using Time Machine and some troubleshooting tips. Students completing this course will have the basic knowledge to comfortably navigate their Mac using OS X Yosemite. Who this course is for: This course is meant for those new to the Mac and OS X Yosemite and/or those who have recently upgraded to OS X Yosemite. No prior Mac knowledge is necessary. Those with basic Mac experience may still benefit from this course. If you’re looking for more in-depth explanation on advanced OS X Yosemite features, this course is not for you. Show more Show less Course content 7 sections • 49 lectures • 3h 28m total length Expand all sections Introduction to Tutor for OS X Yosemite 1 lecture • 2min Introduction to Tutor for OS X Yosemite Preview 02:18 Getting to Know OS X Yosemite 4 lectures • 19min Getting to Know OS X Yosemite Introduction Preview 00:17 Terminology Preview 03:19 OS X Folder Hierarchy Preview 05:33 Migrating from Windows 09:48 Getting Around OS X Yosemite 10 lectures • 49min Getting Around OS X Yosemite Introduction 00:32 Introduction to the Finder 03:15 Working with Finder Windows 08:43 Finder Preferences 03:32 Working with the Dock 08:14 Working with the Menu Bar 04:31 Using the Contextual Menu 02:40 Searching with Spotlight 04:36 Mission Control 06:48 Working with the Dashboard 06:17 OS X Yosemite System Preferences 20 lectures • 1hr 17min System Preferences Introduction 00:54 General Preferences 04:55 Security and Privacy Preferences 04:01 Notifications and Notification Center Preferences 06:09 Energy Saver Preferences 04:03 Keyboard Preferences 03:16 Mouse Preferences 02:19 Trackpad Preferences 02:40 Printing and Scanning 03:29 iCloud, Family Sharing, and iCloud Drive 05:25 Internet Accounts Preferences 02:02 Network Preferences 05:02 Bluetooth Preferences 03:08 Sharing Preferences 05:29 Users and Groups 05:31 Setting Up a Guest Account 02:25 Setting up Parental Controls 05:54 App Store Preferences 02:50 Using Dictation 04:35 Accessibility Preferences 02:24 Working with OS X Yosemite Applications 5 lectures • 19min Working with Applications Introduction 00:29 Application Folder and Launchpad 04:01 Using Applications in Full Screen Mode 04:43 Installing Applications 06:31 Uninstalling Applications 03:21 Working with Documents in OS X Yosemite 6 lectures • 28min Working with Documents Introduction 00:25 Saving and Autosaving Documents 10:13 Copying, Moving, and Grouping Documents 03:38 Tagging Documents 05:56 Deleting Files and Emptying the Trash 04:03 Handoff, Personal Hotspot, and Continuity 04:07 Backing Up and Troubleshooting OS X Yosemite 3 lectures • 14min Backing Up and Troubleshooting Introduction 00:43 Backing Up with Time Machine 06:03 Troubleshooting Tips 07:10 Instructor Dan Wassink Producer of Easy-to-Follow Video Tutorials for Apple Devices 4.3 Instructor Rating 219 Reviews 1,585 Students 9 Courses Dan Wassink, of Noteboom Tutorials, has been creating and producing videos on how to use various software for nearly 10 years. He has been working on Mac's for nearly 30 years and also worked as a Genius at Apple Retail for several years before venturing out on his own creating tutorials and tips. He has over 60 tutorials with over 2,400 lessons and tips available through his Noteboom Tutorials website, App Stores, and iBooks store. He has helped thousands of people and his tutorials have received hundreds of testimonials and five-star ratings. They have been recommended by new users, advanced users, and teachers. He looks forward to helping you learn more about your Mac, iPad, iPhone, Apple Watch, and Apple TV with his tutorials! 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