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OS X® Mountain Lion Absolute Beginner’s Guide by Yvonne Johnson

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20. Using FaceTime

In This Chapter

• Getting FaceTime set up for use

• Making a call

• Adding people you call frequently to your Favorites list

• Receiving a call

• Hanging out the “Do Not Disturb” sign on FaceTime

The FaceTime application for Mac makes video calls over WiFi to other Macs, iPads, iPods, and iPhones. Use it to keep in touch with friends and family who are far away or just around the corner. It’s a simple little application to use, but what a great way to communicate! Don’t be left behind. Read this chapter to get up to speed on FaceTime and get in on the action.

Getting Acquainted with FaceTime

The FaceTime window, shown in Figure 20.1, uses two panes. The pane on the left uses the Mac’s built-in camera to take live video of ...

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