Reviewing new date and time features


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Reviewing new date and time features

Here is another new feature that seems like it should have been added ages ago. You have long been able to display the current time in the OS X menu bar, but now in Snow Leopard along with the current time you can now also display the day and the date in the menu bar. In System Preferences, click the Date & Time preference pane. Go to Clock and here under the options to show the date and time in the menu bar is a new pair of date options: Show the day of the week, and Show date. Obviously, Show the day of the week shows the day of the week. In this case it's Thursday. And Show date shows the date.

It's Thursday, September 3rd. Not much to it, but it's certainly nice to be able to just glance up and check the day and the date. Of course, if you use iCal and have its icon in the dock you can see the current date there too, but some people keep their docks hidden or just don't use iCal enough to keep in the dock, so it's nice to have the option to display the date in the ...

Reviewing new date and time features
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Reviewing new date and time features 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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