America Online 3 for Macintosh

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Peachpit Press, 1997 - Computers - 295 pages
With 6 million members now, America Online is the world's largest online service provider. America Online 3 for Macintosh: Visual QuickStart Guide provides an easy, step-by-step guide for beginners to getting up and running with AOL and for intermediate users to gain more in depth understanding of the service. The book helps readers go from installing the newest version of the software to exchanging email, using newsgroups and the web browser, and participating in forums and live chats. Key America Online areas, such as Entertainment, NewsStand, Computers and Software, Marketplace, and Kids Only, are described and illustrated, and appendices offer lists of shortcut keys, forums, and companies. The book comes with a Mac AOL setup disk, with the latest AOL interface, version 3, included.As with all books in Peachpit's highly successful Visual QuickStart series (now with more than a million copies in print), information is presented in a graphic, visual fashion. Hundreds of screenshots and detailed illustrations are accompanied by clear, step-by-step instructions.

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Peachpit's "Visual Quickstart" guides are real meat-and-potatoes works for beginners. Nothing fancy to be found here, just one annotated screen shot after another. An advanced user will finish one of ... Read full review

Contents

Getting Started
2
Chapter
7
ChapterZ America Online Basics
21
Appendix
22
Appendix
29
Navigating America Online
35
Chapter
37
Exchanging EMail
53
Using Message Boards Message Boards 81 Browsing Message
86
Appendix
121
Appendix
225
Copyright

About the author (1997)

Maria Langer has written more than 20 computer books. She also writes for MacWEEK, MacAddict, NetProfessional, FileMaker Pro Advisor, and Computer User. She is a consultant, Webmaster, computer trainer, and regular speaker at Macworld Expo.

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