How to get around your mac
Efficient set up of your Mac, use of the doc and desktop, creation of files and organizing folders. Finding your Applications, files and Downloads, deleting files and creating space on your Mac. Understanding your home folder, Pictures Folder, saving and duplication of files. Create Screen captures.
Microsoft Word and Overview of Microsoft Excel Basics
Creating and saving documents. Working with text structure, copying, pasting and layout of text. Formatting and spacing of docs and shortcuts to improve your skills in creating and layout of documents.
Creating introductory Excel spreadsheets. Use of columns, rows headings, and basic formulas, creating tables, spacing and insertion of new information
Using USB and external drives. Overview of the differing ports – USB USB-C Ethernet on the mac. Time Machine backup and backup options and ways to improve the safety of your data.
Finding and organising information efficiently, keeping and organising favorites/bookmarks, to get the most benefit using Safari and Chrome.
Using Apple Mail to send and receive mail and create contacts, deal with spam mail, add and read attachments and introductory look at Gmail
Using the Apple Photos program on your Mac to import photos, basic scanning, editing and improving your photos, organizing albums and folders to have photos structured correctly, and photo sizing
What is the cloud?, Into to Dropbox, apple ID, iCloud photo library and iCloud documents , benefits and limitations. What is Bluetooth?
Viruses and malware
Do Macs get viruses? How to avoid Malware on your Mac, email scams and Mac security.
Options for dealing with passwords