Join Chad Chelius for an in-depth discussion in this video The Dock, part of Up and Running with Mac OS X Mountain Lion.
The dock is a powerful tool for accessing not only frequently used applications, …but also files and folders as well. In addition, there are some ways that the …dock can be customized. Let's take a look at how this works. …I'm beginning this video in the finder on my computer. …And the dock, by default, is located way down here at the bottom of our screen. …Now by default the dock is populated with applications that come when Mountain Lion …is installed. And you can see that we've got several …applications that are pretty useful, such as Safari and mail and even the app store.…
But the dock can be customized to meet the way that you work. …So for example, let's say there's an application I use pretty frequently but …is not located down here in the dock. What I'm going to do is go to the File …menu and chose New Finder Window. And this is also a good time for me to …point out that you can also use a keyboard shortcut instead of going to the …menu every time. So if I use the shortcut Cmd+N on my …
- Installing Mountain Lion
- Creating and logging in to a user account
- Setting parental controls
- Customizing the Finder window toolbar
- Sharing files between users
- Browsing the web with Safari
- Sending and receiving email
- Installing applications
- Using Reminders, Notes, Messages, and the Notification Center
- Backing up and restoring files with Time Machine
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Mac OS X Mountain Lion Essential Trainingwith Christopher Breen6h Appropriate for all
iPhone and iPod touch iOS 6 Essential Trainingwith Garrick Chow7h 46m Appropriate for all
1. Exploring Mountain Lion
2. Installing Mountain Lion
3. User Accounts
4. Getting to Know the Mac OS
5. Browsing the Web with Safari
6. Sending and Receiving Email with Apple Mail
7. Useful Mountain Lion Applications
8. Major Mountain Lion New Features
9. Preparing for the Worst
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