Oct 01, 2020  
2014-15 Academic Catalog 
2014-15 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GRPH-455 - Macintosh Operating Systems

3 credits
Since the Apple Macintosh computer has become a staple “tool” for electronic prepress, learning proper operating procedures and maintenance is essential for all Graphic Arts Technology students. This hands-on lecture course explores system software basics through custom configuration, including disk and hard disk management, menus and hierarchies, System Folder and Finder, microprocessors and memory, loading and updating software, font storage, file formats, multitasking, third party utilities and extension conflicts, interfacing and inter-application communication, emulation, file sharing and networking, connecting peripherals, troubleshooting, and compatibility of popular software and hardware used in today’s printing industry.

Prerequisite(s): GRPH-125 , GRPH-145  or permission of instructor

Corequisite(s): GRPH-455L

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