Installing Mac OS X Yosemite

New users of Mac OS X and users of previous versions who wish to learn how to perform the main functions of Mac OS X Yosemite


Expected Duration
64 minutes

Installing or upgrading to Mac OS X Yosemite has been made easier with the introduction of the latest Mac OS X platform. In this course, you will learn how to perform and troubleshoot installation and configuration of Mac OS X Yosemite. You’ll also learn about creating and managing users, managing files and folders, configuring and troubleshooting printers, and using the advanced collaboration features that are available on the platform.


Upgrading to Mac OS Yosemite

  • start the course
  • define prerequisites for Mac OS X Yosemite prior to upgrading
  • prepare the environment for upgrade to Mac OS X Yosemite
  • upgrade the environment to Mac OS Yosemite

Installing Clean Mac X Yosemite

  • prepare for installation of Mac OS X Yosemite
  • install Mac OS X Yosemite

Post-Installation Tasks

  • configure initial Mac OS X Yosemite environment post installation
  • transfer data and settings to Mac OS Yosemite using Migration Assistant

Creating and Managing Users

  • describe user accounts in Mac OS X Yosemite
  • create user accounts in Mac OS X Yosemite
  • configure user authentication in Mac OS X Yosemite using directory services
  • configure Parental Controls for users in Mac OS X Yosemite

Practice: Setting Up Mac OS X Yosemite

  • use Migration Assistant to transfer data between computers, create and configure a User Account, set up and Configure Parental Controls





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