Course Overview

Organizations are increasingly integrating Mac computers into Windows or other standards-based network environments. But users and the IT professionals who support them can relax, because Mac integration is easy. This guide provides step-by-step instructions for a successful integration. For additional help, please contact your Authorized Apple reseller or account representative.

1 days
Apple Certified Associate - Mac Integration Basics 10.13
Mac Integration Basics 10.13
  • Upon completion of the Mac Integration Basics 10.13 course, students will be able to:

    • Integrate a Mac into a Windows network environment
    • Configure a Mac to work with Active Directory
    • Take advantage of network services, file sharing, printing, instant messaging, email, calendars, and contacts
    • Provide security at the user, local-networking, and remote-networking levels
    • Migrate data from a Windows PC to a Mac
    • Back up data
    • Run Windows programs on a Mac
    • Directory Services
      • Connecting a Mac to a directory server
      • Using network accounts
    • File Sharing
      • Connecting to file servers
      • Turning on personal file sharing
    • Email, Contacts, and Calendars
      • Managing Internet Accounts preferences
      • Connecting to an Exchange Server
      • Connecting Mail to non-Windows servers
      • Adding accounts in Mail, Contacts, and Calendars
    • Security
      • Built-in security features
      • Creating strong passwords
      • Using two-factor authentication
      • Setting a firmware password
      • Locking a Mac screen
      • Creating user accounts
      • Disabling automatic login
    • Protecting start-up disk files
      • Ensuring that the apps you download are safe
      • Providing network security
    • Printing
      • Connecting to a local printer
      • Setting up a wireless printer
      • Sharing your printer
      • Setting up a printer shared by a Mac and a PC via SMB or CIFS
      • Setting up an IP printer
      • Specifying printer features
      • Printing from a network printer
    • Instant Messaging
      • iMessage
      • Jabber
      • Configuring Messages
      • Adding accounts
      • Chatting on a local network with Bonjour
    • Moving and Backing Up Content
      • Moving content
      • Backing up data with Time Machine
    • Running Windows on a Mac
      • Running Windows natively or virtually
      • Using O?ce
      • Using cross-platform apps
      • Using cross-platform files
    • Additional Resources
      • Books
      • Courses
      • Certifications
      • Support
  • Understand how to use a Mac, a PC, and computer peripherals.

    • Users who bring a Mac into organizations that predominantly use the Microsoft Windows operating system and Windows Server Essentials
    • Users who replace a Windows personal computer (PC) with a Mac
    • IT professionals who support Mac users in organizations that predominantly use Windows and Windows Server Essentials