By David Pogue
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Those that have made the swap from a home windows laptop to a Mac have made Switching to the Mac: The lacking guide a runaway bestseller.
The most recent version of this consultant grants what Apple doesn't every little thing you must understand to effectively and painlessly movement your records and adapt to Mac's approach of doing issues. Written with wit and objectivity by means of lacking guide sequence writer and bestselling writer David Pogue, this e-book may have you up and operating in your new Mac very quickly. "
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But you don’t have to watch the “genie” animation in precisely the same way, day in and day out. You can slow it down or speed it up, like this: Slow it down. If you Shift-click a window’s Minimize button, it collapses into the Dock at about one-tenth its usual speed—an effect sure to produce gasps from onlookers. The Shift key also slows the un-minimizing animation, the one you see when you click a window icon in the Dock to restore it to full size. Speed it up. There’s no keystroke for making the animation go faster.
Devices. This section lists every storage device connected to, or installed inside, your Mac: hard drives, iPhones, iPads, iPods, CDs, DVDs, memory cards, USB flash drives, and so on. ) The removable ones (like CDs, DVDs, and i-gadgets) bear a little gray ´ logo, which you can click to eject that disk. •• Tags. This section lists all your Finder tags (color-coded keywords). See page 109 for more on tags. Note: If you remove everything listed under one of these headings, the heading itself disappears to save space.
But chances are pretty good you won’t be seeing many floppy disk icons. If you do decide to hide your disk icons, you can always get to them as you do in Windows: by opening the Computer window (GoÆComputer). Where Your Stuff Is If you open the icon for your main hard drive (Macintosh HD) from the GoÆComputer window, for example, all you’ll find in the Macintosh HD window is a set of folders called Applications, Library, and Users. Most of these folders aren’t very useful to you, the Mac’s human companion.