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Mac OS X Lion, Part 2: Contacts, Music and Sync

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Release date Release date 5/1/2015
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Runtime Runtime 1h 23m
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Course description

Master Mac OS X Lion in this 3 part learning series, Mac OS X Lion is Apple’s desktop operating system for Macintosh computers and is packed with features and capabilities. Explore OS X Lion’s features and tour the OS X Lion screen and Doc. Learn OS X Lion basics like running an application, downloading a file, tracking appointments and managing contacts, and making FaceTime calls. Discover OS X Lion’s creative capabilities to play and organize music with iTunes, import and edit photos, and create, edit, and share movies with iMovie.


This course assumes very little familiarity with Mac OS X Lion. This course is part of a 3 course learning series, Mac OS X Lion: UI and Documents; Mac OS X Lion: Contacts, Music and Sync; and Mac OS X Lion: Photos, Video and Custom. Please view the courses in the order listed if you are not familiar with the material.

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Course outline

Contacts, Music and Sync

Using E-Mail & FaceTime (22:38)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Open & Close Email (01:59)
  • Adding an Email Account (02:52)
  • Sending Email Messages (02:49)
  • Add Attachments & Signatures (04:06)
  • Receive & Read Email (01:46)
  • Reply & Forward Email (04:37)
  • Sign in & Connect via FaceTime (04:06)
  • Summary (00:10)
Tracking Contacts & Events (17:42)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Adding Contacts (03:06)
  • Editing Contacts (02:14)
  • Create Contact Groups (02:39)
  • Using the iCal Application (03:50)
  • Creating Calender Events (01:55)
  • Repeating Events (03:35)
  • Summary (00:10)
Playing & Organizing Music (28:04)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • The iTunes Library (03:36)
  • The iTunes Interface (01:54)
  • Control Song Playback (01:55)
  • Playing Music from a CD (03:37)
  • Importing Music from a CD (02:49)
  • Creating Playlists (02:29)
  • Burning Music to a CD (02:15)
  • Editing Song Information (02:42)
  • Purchase Music from iTunes (02:23)
  • Internet Radio & Podcasts (03:59)
  • Summary (00:10)
Synchronizing Devices & Apps (15:21)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Connecting Apple Devices (02:51)
  • Synchronizing Music (02:10)
  • Synchronizing Photos (03:39)
  • Synchronizing Movies & TV (01:57)
  • Sync Contacts, Calendar, Mail (01:40)
  • Synchronize Podcasts (01:33)
  • Synchronize Games & Apps (01:08)
  • Summary (00:10)