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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop PDF Operation & user’s manual

  • Model: MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010)
  • Brand: Apple
  • Type: Operation & user’s manual
  • Category: Laptop
  • File Size: (3.1 Mb)
  • No. of pages: 88
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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual Congratulations, you and your MacBook Pro were made for each other. (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual finder trackpad Say hello to your MacBook Pro. www.apple.com/macbookpro Pinch and zoom Rotate Scroll Swipe Multi-Touch trackpad Scroll through files, adjust images, and enlarge text using just your fingers. Mac Help Built-in iSight camera and iChat Video chat with friends and family anywhere in the world. Mac Help Finder Browse your files like you browse your music with Cover Flow. Mac Help isight MacBook Pro Click anywhere (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual Time Machine Automatically back up and restore your files. Mac Help Spotlight Find anything on your Mac. Mac Help time machine spotlight Safari Experience the web with the fastest browser in the world. Mac Help safari Quick Look Instantly preview your files. Mac Help quick look Mac OS X Snow Leopard www.apple.com/macosx iLife ’11 www.apple.com/ilife iPhoto Turn your photos into something amazing. iPhoto Help photos iMovie (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 5Contents Contents Chapter 1: Ready, Set Up, Go 9 What’sintheBox 9 SettingUpYourMacBookPro 16 PuttingYourMacBookProtoSleeporShuttingItDown Chapter 2: Life with Your MacBook Pro 20 BasicFeaturesofYourMacBookPro 22 KeyboardFeaturesofYourMacBookPro 24 PortsonYourMacBookPro 26 UsingtheMulti-TouchTrackpad (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 6 Contents 57 ProblemswithYourInternetConnection 60 ProblemswithAirPortExtremeWirelessCommunication 61 KeepingYourSoftwareUptoDate 62 ReinstallingtheSoftwareThatCamewithYourMacBookPro 63 UsingDiskUtility 64 LearningMore,Service,andSupport 66 LocatingYourProductSerialNumber Chapter 5: Last, but Not Least 6 (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual Mac Help Migration Assistant www.apple.com/macbookpro Ready, Set Up, Go 1 (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 8 Chapter 1 Ready, Set Up, Go YourMacBookProisdesignedsothatyoucansetitupquicklyandstartusingitright away.IfyouhaveneverusedaMacBookProorarenewtoMacintoshcomputers,read thischapterforhelpgettingstarted. Important:  Readalltheinstallationinstructions(andthesafetyinformationstartingon (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 9Chapter 1 Ready, Set Up, Go What’s in the Box AC power cord 60W MagSafe Power Adapter ® Setting Up Your MacBook Pro YourMacBookProisdesignedsothatyoucansetitupquicklyandstartusingitright away.Thefollowingpagestakeyouthroughthesetupprocess,includingthesetasks: Â Plugginginthe60WMagSafePowerAdapter Â Connectingcable (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 10 Chapter 1 Ready, Set Up, Go Important:  Removetheprotectivelmaroundthe60WMagSafePowerAdapter beforesettingupyourMacBookPro. Step 1: Plug in the 60W MagSafe Power Adapter to provide power to the MacBook Pro and charge the battery. MakesuretheACplugisfullyinsertedintothepoweradapterandtheelectrical prongsonyourACplugare (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 11Chapter 1 Ready, Set Up, Go WhenyourstconnectthepoweradaptertoyourMacBookPro,anindicatorlight ontheMagSafeconnectorstartstoglow.Anamberlightindicatesthatthebattery ischarging.Agreenlightindicatesthatthebatteryisfullycharged.Ifyoudon’tseea light,makesuretheconnectorisseatedpr (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 12 Chapter 1 Ready, Set Up, Go Step 3: Press the power (®) button briey to turn on your MacBook Pro. Youhearatonewhenyouturnonthecomputer. ® ® Power button Ittakesthecomputerafewmomentstostartup.Afteritstartsup,SetupAssistant opensautomatically. Ifyourcomputerdoesn’tturnon,see“IfyourMacBookProdoesn’tturn (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 13Chapter 1 Ready, Set Up, Go Step 4: Congure your MacBook Pro with Setup Assistant. ThersttimeyouturnonyourMacBookPro,SetupAssistantstarts.SetupAssistant helpsyouenteryourInternetandemailinformationandsetupauseraccountonyour MacBookPro.IfyoualreadyhaveaMac,SetupAssistantcanhelpyouautomatically tra (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 14 Chapter 1 Ready, Set Up, Go Migrating Information to Your MacBook Pro YoucanfollowthepromptsinSetupAssistanttomigrateexistinguseraccounts,les, applications,andotherinformationfromanotherMaccomputer.Youcandothiswith oneofthefollowingmethods: Â UsingaFireWirecabletoconnectthetwocomputerstogetherandtrans (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 15Chapter 1 Ready, Set Up, Go Step 5: Customize the Mac OS X desktop and set preferences. Menubar Helpmenu Spotlightsearchicon Findericon SystemPreferencesiconDock (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 16 Chapter 1 Ready, Set Up, Go YoucanquicklycustomizethedesktopusingSystemPreferences.Choose Apple()>SystemPreferencesfromthemenubarorclicktheSystemPreferences iconintheDock.SystemPreferencesisyourcommandcenterformostsettings onyourMacBookPro.Formoreinformation,openMacHelpandsearch (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 17Chapter 1 Ready, Set Up, Go To wake your MacBook Pro: m If the display is closed,simplyopenittowakeyourMacBookPro. m If the display is already open,pressthepower(®)buttonoranykeyonthekeyboard. WhenyourMacBookProwakesfromsleep,yourapplications,documents,and computersettingsareexactlyasyouleftthem. Shutting Down You (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual www.apple.com/macosx Mac Help Mac OS X Life with Your MacBook Pro 2 (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 20 Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro Basic Features of Your MacBook Pro ® ® Power button Camera indicator light iSight camera Built-in stereo speakers Battery indicator lights (side) Microphone Trackpad Slot-loading SuperDrive Sleep indicator light Infrared (IR) receiver Security slot (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 21Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro Built-in iSight camera and camera indicator light VideoconferencewithothersusingiChat,takepictureswithPhotoBooth,orcapture videowithiMovie.TheindicatorlightglowswhentheiSightcameraisoperating. Built-in microphone Capturesoundswiththemicrophone(locatedabovetheEsckeyonyourkeyboard)or ta (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 22 Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro Keyboard Features of Your MacBook Pro ® Function (fn) key esc F1 F2 F3 F4 F5 F6 F7 F8 F9 F10 F11 F12 — C - Volume keys Brightness keys Media Eject key Mute key Exposé Dashboard Media keys Keyboard illumination keys ’ (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 23Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro Function (fn) key Holddownthiskeytoactivatecustomizedactionsassignedtothefunctionkeys (F1toF12).Tolearnhowtocustomizefunctionkeys,chooseHelp>MacHelpfromthe menubarandsearchfor“functionkeys.” ¤ Brightness keys (F1, F2) Increase( )ordecrease( )thebrightnesso (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 24 Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro Ports on Your MacBook Pro ® ¯ Gigabit Ethernet port G SD card slot Audio out port f Mini DisplayPort £ USB 2.0 ports d FireWire 800 H MagSafe power port (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 25Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro ¯ MagSafe power port Plugintheincluded60WMagSafePowerAdaptertorechargetheMacBookProbattery. G Gigabit Ethernet port Connecttoahigh-speedEthernetnetwork,aDSLorcablemodem,oranothercomputer. TheEthernetportautomaticallydetectsEthernetdevicesanddoesn’trequirean Ethernetcrossoverc (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 26 Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro Using the Multi-Touch Trackpad UsethetrackpadtomovethepointerandtoperformavarietyofMulti-Touchgestures. Unliketypicaltrackpads,theentireMacBookProtrackpadisabutton,andyoucanclick anywhereonthetrackpad.ToenableMulti-Touchgestures,viewinstructionalvideosof thegestures, (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 27Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro Â Secondary clickingor“right-clicking”letsyouaccessshortcutmenucommands. • Tosetuptwo-ngersecondary-clickinganywhereonthetrackpad,select SecondaryClickundertheTwoFingersoptioninTrackpadpreferences.   • Tosetupaone-ngersecondary-clickzoneinthebottomleftor (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 28 Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro Thefollowingtrackpadgesturesworkincertainapplications.Whenyouperformthese gestures,slideyourngerslightlyonthesurfaceofthetrackpad.Formoreinformation, seeTrackpadpreferencesorchooseHelp>MacHelpandsearchfor“trackpad.” Â Two-nger pinchingletsyouzoominor (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 29Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro Â Three-nger swipingletsyourapidlypagethroughdocuments,movetotheprevious ornextphoto,andmore.  Â Four-nger swipingworksintheFinderandallapplications.Swipingfourngers totheleftorrightactivatesApplicationSwitchersoyoucancyclethroughopen applications.Swiping (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 30 Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro Using the MacBook Pro Battery WhentheMagSafepoweradapterisn’tconnected,yourMacBookProdrawspower fromitsbuilt-inbattery.ThelengthoftimethatyoucanrunyourMacBookProvaries, dependingontheapplicationsyouuseandtheexternaldevicesconnectedtoyour MacBookPro. Turningo (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 31Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro Charging the Battery WhenthepoweradapterthatcamewithyourMacBookProisconnected,thebattery rechargeswhetherthecomputerison,o,orinsleep.Thebatteryrechargesmore quickly,however,whenthecomputerisoorinsleep. ThebatteryinyourMacBookProcanbereplacedonlybyan (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 32 Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro More Information FormoreinformationaboutusingyourMacBookPro,seethefollowing: To learn about See Installingmemory Chapter3,“BoostYourMacBookPro”onpage35. Troubleshootingyour MacBookProifyouhavea problem Chapter4,“Problem,MeetSolution”onpage49. Findingserviceandsupport for (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 33Chapter 2 Life with Your MacBook Pro To learn about See UsingBluetoothwireless technology TheBluetoothSupportpageatwww.apple.com/support/ bluetooth.OropentheBluetoothFileExchangeapplication, locatedintheUtilitiesfolderwithintheApplicationsfolder, andchooseHelp>BluetoothHelp. Caringforthebattery MacHelpandsearchfor“b (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual www.apple.com/store Mac Help RAM Boost Your MacBook Pro 3 (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 36 Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro Thischapterprovidesinformationandinstructionsforupgradingtheharddiskdrive andinstallingadditionalmemoryinyourMacBookPro. WARNING:  ApplerecommendsthatyouhaveanApple-certiedtechnicianinstall replacementdrivesandmemory.Consulttheserviceandsupportinformationthat camewith (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 37Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro Replacing the Hard Disk Drive YoucanupgradetheharddiskdriveinyourMacBookPro.Theharddiskdriveis locatednexttothebuilt-inbatterywhenyouopenthebackofyourMacBookPro. Thereplacementdrivemustbea2.5-inchdrivewithaSerialATA(SATA)connector. Important:  Applerecommends (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 38 Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro Important:  Becausethescrewsaredierentlengths,notethescrewlengthsand locationssoyoucanreplacethescrewscorrectly.Putthemasideinasafeplace. Short Long Important:  Whenyouremovethebottomcase,youexposesensitiveinternal components.Avoidtouchinganythingotherthanthehardd (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 39Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro 3 Touchametalsurfaceinsidethecomputertodischargeanystaticelectricityfrom yourbody. (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 40 Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro 4 Locatethebracketatthetopofthedrive.UseaPhillipsscrewdrivertoloosenthetwo captivescrewsthatholdthebracketinplace.Putthebracketasideinasafeplace. 5 Usingthepulltab,gentlyliftthedriveoutofthebay. Bracket Pull tab (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 41Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro 6 Holdthedrivebyitssidesandgentlypulltheconnectorontheleftsideofthedrive todisconnectit.Don’tpressthedrivebetweenyourngers,andavoidtouchingthe circuitryontheundersideofthedrive. Theconnectorisattachedtoacableandremainsintheharddiskdrivebay. (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 42 Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro 8 Insertthereplacementdriveatanangle,makingsurethemountingscrewsare seatedproperly. 9 Replacethebracketandtightenthescrews. (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 43Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro 10 Replacethebottomcase.Replaceandtightenthetenscrewsyouremovedinstep2in theirproperlocations,makingsuretoinserttheshorterscrewsattheanglesshownin theillustration. Short Long ForinformationaboutinstallingMacOSXandbundledapplications,see“Reinstalling theSoftware (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 44 Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro Installing Additional Memory Yourcomputerhastwomemoryslotsthatyouaccessbyremovingthebottom case.YourMacBookProcomeswithaminimumof4gigabytes(GB)of1066MHz DoubleDataRate(DDR3)SynchronousDynamicRandom-AccessMemory(SDRAM) installed.EachmemoryslotcanacceptanSDRAMmodule (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 45Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro 2 Pushtheleversonthesidesofthememorymoduleinanoutwarddirectiontorelease themodulefromthememorycardslot. Thememorypopsupatanangle.Beforeremovingit,makesureyouseethehalf-circle notches.Ifyoudon’t,trypushingtheleversoutwardagain. Notches (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 46 Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro 3 Holdthememorymodulebyitsnotchesandremoveitfromtheslot. 4 Removetheothermemorymodule. Important:  Holdthememorymodulesbytheiredges,anddonottouchthegold connectors. 5 Insertthenewmemorymoduleintheslot: a Alignthenotchonthegoldedgeofthemodulewiththeno (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 47Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro Notches Followtheinstructionsforreplacingthebottomcaseinstep10onpage43. (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 48 Chapter 3 Boost Your MacBook Pro Making Sure Your MacBook Pro Recognizes the New Memory AfterinstallingadditionalmemoryinyourMacBookPro,checkwhetherthecomputer recognizesthenewmemory. To check the computer’s memory: 1 StartupyourMacBookPro. 2 WhenyouseetheMacOSXdesktop,chooseApple()>AboutThisMac. Foradetailedbrea (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual www.apple.com/support Mac Help help Problem, Meet Solution 4 (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 50 Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution OccasionallyyoumayhaveproblemswhileworkingwithyourMacBookPro.Read onfortroubleshootingtipstotrywhenyouhaveaproblem.Youcanalsondmore troubleshootinginformationinMacHelpandontheMacBookProSupportwebsiteat www.apple.com/support/macbookpro. Ifyouexperienceaproblemwi (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 51Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution Problems That Prevent You from Using Your MacBook Pro If your MacBook Pro doesn’t respond or the pointer doesn’t move Onrareoccasions,anapplicationmight“freeze”onthescreen.MacOSXprovidesa waytoquitafrozenapplicationwithoutrestartingyourcomputer. To force an application to quit: 1 PressCommand(x)-Option-Escor (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 52 Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution If your MacBook Pro freezes during startup, or you see a ashing question mark, or the screen is dark and the sleep indicator light is glowing steadily (not in sleep) Theashingquestionmarkusuallymeansthatthecomputercan’tndthesystem softwareontheharddiskoranydisksattachedtothecomputer. Â Waitafewseconds. (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 53Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution If your MacBook Pro doesn’t turn on or start up Trythefollowingsuggestionsinorderuntilyourcomputerturnson: Â Makesurethepoweradapterispluggedintothecomputerandintoafunctioning poweroutlet.Besuretousethe60WMagSafePowerAdapterthatcamewithyour MacBookPro.Ifthepowerada (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 54 Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution If the screen suddenly goes black or your MacBook Pro freezes TryrestartingyourMacBookPro. 1 UnpluganydevicesthatareconnectedtoyourMacBookPro,exceptthepoweradapter. 2 Pressthepower(®)buttontorestartthesystem. 3 Letthebatterychargetoatleast10percentbeforeplugginginanyexternaldev (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 55Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution If you press the battery button, and all battery indicator lights ash ve times quickly Yourbatteryneedstobereplaced.ContactanAppleRetailStoreoranApple AuthorizedServiceProvider. If you press the battery button, and the battery indicator lights ash from left to right and then from right to left, ve times in a row Yourbatteryisnot (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 56 Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution Using Apple Hardware Test IfyoususpectaproblemwiththeMacBookProhardware,youcanusetheApple HardwareTestapplicationtohelpdetermineifthereisaproblemwithoneofthe computer’scomponents,suchasthememoryorprocessor. To use Apple Hardware Test: 1 Disconnectallexternaldevicesfromy (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 57Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution Problems with Your Internet Connection YourMacBookProhastheNetworkSetupAssistantapplicationtohelpwalkyou throughsettingupanInternetconnection.OpenSystemPreferencesandclickNetwork. Clickthe“Assistme”buttontoopenNetworkSetupAssistant. IfyouhavetroublewithyourInternetconnection, (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 58 Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution Cable Modem, DSL, and LAN Internet Connections Makesureallmodemcablesarefullypluggedin.Checkthemodempowercord,the cablefromthemodemtothecomputer,andthecablefromthemodemtothewall jack.AlsocheckthecablesandpowersuppliesforEthernethubsandrouters. Turn the modem o and on (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 59Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution 4 ChooseaninterfaceforthePPPoEservicefromtheEthernetpop-upmenu.Choose Ethernetifyouareconnectingtoawirednetwork,orAirPortifyouareconnectingtoa wirelessnetwork. 5 Entertheinformationyoureceivedfromyourserviceprovider,suchastheaccount name,password,andPPPoEse (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 60 Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution Problems with AirPort Extreme Wireless Communication IfyouhavetroubleusingAirPortExtremewirelesscommunication: Â Makesurethecomputerornetworkyouaretryingtoconnecttoisrunningandhasa wirelessaccesspoint. Â Makesureyouhaveproperlyconguredthesoftwareaccordingtotheinstructions t (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 61Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution Keeping Your Software Up to Date YoucanconnecttotheInternetandautomaticallydownloadandinstallthelatestfree softwareversions,drivers,andotherenhancementsfromApple. Whenyou’reconnectedtotheInternet,SoftwareUpdatecheckstoseeifanyupdates areavailableforyourcomputer.Youcanset (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 62 Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution Reinstalling the Software That Came with Your MacBook Pro UsethesoftwareinstallationdiscsthatcamewithyourMacBookProtoreinstall MacOSXandanyapplicationsthatcamewithyourcomputer.YoucaninstallMacOSX withouterasingthetargetvolume,whichsavesyourexistinglesandsettings,oryou (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 63Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution Reinstalling Applications IfyouerasedyourharddiskaspartofreinstallingMacOSX,youmustreinstallthe applicationsthatcamewithyourMacBookPro,suchastheiLifeapplications. To install the applications that came with your MacBook Pro: 1 Backupyourimportantles. 2 InserttheApplications Install DVDthatc (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 64 Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution Learning More, Service, and Support YourMacBookProdoesnothaveanyuser-serviceableparts,excepttheharddriveand thememory.Ifyouneedservice,contactAppleortakeyourMacBookProtoanApple AuthorizedServiceProvider.YoucanndmoreinformationabouttheMacBookPro throughonlineresources (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 65Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution Ifyouneedassistance,AppleCaretelephonesupportrepresentativescanhelpyouwith installingandopeningapplications,andbasictroubleshooting.Callthesupportcenter numbernearestyou(therst90daysarecomplimentary).Havethepurchasedateand yourMacBookProserialnumberreadywhenyoucall (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 66 Chapter 4 Problem, Meet Solution Locating Your Product Serial Number Useoneofthesemethodstondyourcomputer’sserialnumber: Â TurnoveryourMacBookPro.Theserialnumberisetchedintothecasenearthehinge. Serial number Â ChooseApple()>AboutThisMac.Clicktheversionnumberbeneaththewords “MacOSX”t (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual Mac Help ergonomics www.apple.com/environment Last, but Not Least 5 (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 68 Chapter 5 Last, but Not Least Foryoursafetyandthatofyourequipment,followtheserulesforhandlingand cleaningyourMacBookProandforworkingmorecomfortably.Keeptheseinstructions handyforreferencebyyouandothers. WARNING:  Incorrectstorageoruseofyourcomputermayvoidthemanufacturer’s warranty. Important Safety In (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 69Chapter 5 Last, but Not Least Water and wet locationsKeepyourMacBookProawayfromsourcesofliquid,suchas drinks,washbasins,bathtubs,showerstalls,andsoon.ProtectyourMacBookProfrom dampnessorwetweather,suchasrain,snow,andfog. 60W MagSafe Power AdapterMakesuretheACplugorACpowercordisfully inserted (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 70 Chapter 5 Last, but Not Least MagSafe power specications: Â Frequency:50to60Hz,singlephase Â Line Voltage:100to240V Â Output Voltage:16.5VDC,3.65A Hearing damagePermanenthearinglossmayoccurifearbudsorheadphonesare usedathighvolume.Youcanadaptovertimetoahighervolumeofsoundthatmay (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 71Chapter 5 Last, but Not Least Laser Information for Optical Disc Drives WARNING:  Makingadjustmentsorperformingproceduresotherthanthose speciedinyourequipment’smanualmayresultinhazardousradiationexposure. Theopticaldiscdriveinyourcomputercontainsalaserthatissafeinnormalusebut thatmaybeharmfultoyoureyes (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 72 Chapter 5 Last, but Not Least Turning on your MacBook ProNeverturnonyourMacBookProunlessallofits internalandexternalpartsareinplace.Operatingthecomputerwhenpartsare missingmaybedangerousandmaydamageyourcomputer. Carrying your MacBook ProIfyoucarryyourMacBookProinabagorbriefcase, makesuretha (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 73Chapter 5 Last, but Not Least Handling glass partsYourMacBookProcontainsglasscomponents,includingthe displayandtrackpad.Iftheyaredamaged,don’tuseyourMacBookPrountilithasbeen repairedbyanAppleAuthorizedServiceProvider. Storing your MacBook ProIfyouaregoingtostoreyourMacBookProforanextended period (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 74 Chapter 5 Last, but Not Least Understanding Ergonomics Herearesometipsforsettingupahealthyworkenvironment. Keyboard and Trackpad Whenyouusethekeyboardandtrackpad,yourshouldersshouldberelaxed.Your upperarmandforearmshouldformananglethatisslightlygreaterthanarightangle, withyourwristandhandinroughly (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 75Chapter 5 Last, but Not Least Usealighttouchwhentypingorusingthetrackpadandkeepyourhandsandngers relaxed.Avoidrollingyourthumbsunderyourpalms. Not this This Changehandpositionsoftentoavoidfatigue.Somecomputerusersmightdevelop discomfortintheirhands,wrists,orarmsafterintensiveworkwithoutbreaks. (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 76 Chapter 5 Last, but Not Least Youmighthavetoraiseyourchairsothatyourforearmsandhandsareattheproper angletothekeyboard.Ifthismakesitimpossibletorestyourfeetatontheoor,you canuseafootrestwithadjustableheightandtilttomakeupforanygapbetweenthe oorandyourfeet.Or (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 77 Regulatory Compliance Information FCC Compliance Statement Thisdevicecomplieswithpart15oftheFCCrules.Operation issubjecttothefollowingtwoconditions:(1)Thisdevicemay notcauseharmfulinterference,and(2)thisdevicemustaccept anyinterferencereceived,includinginterferencethatmaycause undesiredoperation.Seeinstr (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 78 Industry Canada Statement ComplieswiththeCanadianICES-003ClassBspecications. CetappareilnumériquedelaclasseBestconformeàlanorme NMB-003duCanada.ThisdevicecomplieswithRSS210ofIndustry Canada. Bluetooth Europe—EU Declaration of Conformity ThiswirelessdevicecomplieswiththeR&TTEDirective. Europe—EU Declaration of (...)

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MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) 79 External USB Modem Information WhenconnectingyourMacBookProtothephonelineusingan externalUSBmodem,refertothetelecommunicationsagency informationinthedocumentationthatcamewithyourmodem. ENERGY STAR ® Compliance AsanENERGYSTAR ® partner,Applehasdeterminedthatstandard congurationsofthisproductmeettheENER (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 80 Disposal and Recycling Information Thissymbolindicatesthatyourproductmustbedisposedof properlyaccordingtolocallawsandregulations.Whenyour productreachesitsendoflife,contactAppleoryourlocal authoritiestolearnaboutrecyclingoptions. ForinformationaboutApple’srecyclingprogram,goto www.apple.com/environment (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Manual 82 Looking for Something? Index A ACplug 10 ACpoweradapter.Seepower adapter ACpowercord 10 adapter,power.Seepower adapter AirPortExtreme connectingwirelessly 11 troubleshooting 60 using 32 AppleCare 64 AppleHardwareTest 56 AppleRemote 21,33 applicationfreeze 51 applications FrontRow 21,33 iChat 21 iLife 32,63 Keynote 21 PhotoBooth (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 83Looking for Something? E ejectingadisc 55 EnergySaverpreferences 30 environmentalimpact 76 ergonomics 74 Ethernet connectingto 11 port 25 Exposékey 23 externaldisplayport 25 F F1toF12functionkeys 23 factorysettings 62 Fast-forwardkey 23 FireWire connections 33 port 25 ashingquestionmark 52 ForceQuit 51 four-ngerswiping 29 Fr (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual 84 Looking for Something? mouse.See alsotrackpad connecttoUSBport 25 ergonomics 75 Multi-Touchgestures 26 mutekey 23 N networkaddresstranslation (NAT) 59 networkconnections 59 NetworkDiagnostics 57 NetworkSetupAssistant 57 number,serial 66 O onlineresources 64 opticaldrive about 21 supporteddiscsize 72 P pagingthroughdocuments usingt (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Operation & user’s manual 85Looking for Something? specications computer 33 harddiskdrive 37 memory 44 SSDdrive.Seeharddiskdrive StartupDiskpreferences 52 stopping anapplication 51 thecomputer 17 storingthecomputer 73 SuperDrive about 21 supporteddiscsizes 72 support,technical 64 swipingtomovequickly throughdocuments 29 SystemPreferences customizingthedesk (...)

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, Late 2010) Laptop Manual KAppleInc. ©2010AppleInc.Allrightsreserved. Underthecopyrightlaws,thismanualmaynotbecopied,inwhole orinpart,withoutthewrittenconsentofApple. Everyeorthasbeenmadetoensurethattheinformationin thismanualisaccurate.Appleisnotresponsibleforprintingor clericalerrors. Apple 1In (...)

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