Join Christopher Breen for an in-depth discussion in this video Inside the Info window, part of Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion Tips and Tricks.
The Info window that appears whenever you select any item and press Cmd+I has a load…of features, many of which you may have never explored.…Well, now's the time. So, I'm going to select this text…document, press Cmd+I. And sure enough, this middle area under…General has a lot of information. Tells me the kind, the size, where this…file is located, when it was created, when it was modified, and it includes the…ability to assign a label to it. So, currently it had no label, but I could…add one, and when I do, you could see the text below the name becomes the color of…the label. Below are two options, the first is…Stationary pad. When you select Stationary pad, you're…creating a template file, so when you open this file a copy of the file is opened…rather than the original. So, you might use this for you company…stationary, a form letter that's mostly filled out.…
Or some other document that you need to lightly personalize at another time.…And then, Locked is exactly what you think it is.…Switch this on and the document is locked, and it must be unlocked to be modified.…
- Creating smarter Smart Mailboxes
- Sharing and delegating calendars
- Syncing Google contacts
- Discovering hidden tricks within contact headings
- Scheduling startup and shutdown
- Copying files via Bluetooth
- Using a remote disc
- Creating password-protected archives
- Creating a bootable installer drive
- Repairing your keychain
- Resetting your login password
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Mail Tips
2. Calendar Tips
3. Contact Tips
4. System Preference Tips
5. Finder Tips
6. Tips for Troubleshooters
Repairing your keychain1m 49s
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