In this Mac OS X from the Command Line training course, These Videos will teach you all about the command line tools and how to use them. This course is designed for users that are already familiar with Mac OS X.

You will start by learning how to open the terminal and configure and customize a session. From there, Chris will teach you how to compare Finder actions with commands, add functions to the system, and get system information. This video tutorial also covers how to manage the system, find, identify, and manage data, and use Directory services. You will also cover how to manage profiles and keychains, install packages, and process media with commands unique to Apple. Finally, you will learn about the Apple System Log, and about automation and development.

Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will be fully capable of using the OS X command line to work more efficiently. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

Ratings and Reviews

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2 Ratings

2 Ratings

NJ surfrgrl ,

Fun fun fun

Great little program. If you are looking for OS X shell guidance, you will surely find this little gem helpful and entertaining. I also like how the tests provide me an honest feedback on skills/progress.

RAM7 ,

Do yourself a favor, don’t buy this app!!!

This is absolutely horrendous, there is no organization to the madness of this apps contents. I actually do not know what I am supposed to do with this AT ALL!


Jason Stafford
1.6 GB

OS X 10.7 or later, 64-bit processor



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