Reviewing icon enhancements


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Reviewing icon enhancements

The Finder in Snow Leopard features some enhancements to the icons representing your files and applications, making it easier to see and work with them. I am looking at my Applications folder in Icon view right now, and you can see there is a new slider in the lower right hand corner. And by dragging the slider to the left or to the right, I can make the icons smaller and larger. And larger is kind of understatement. Finder icons can now be sized up to 512 x 512 pixels, which is four times the maximum resolution that was available in Leopard.

At this size you can really see the detail that goes into some of these icons. You can see the texture on the cover of this Address Book right from the leather portion of the cover to the fabric binding there. There is the robot for Automator, Calculator, Chess piece, and so on and so on. You can check this out on your own. Now of course, the natural question at this point is, "why?" Sure, these icons look pretty but what's the point o...

Reviewing icon enhancements
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Reviewing icon enhancements provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard New Features

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Business
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Mac OS X
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