The Application bar


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The Application bar

The other major new addition to the application interface chrome if you will is this notion of the Application Bar. And that is the strip you see here at the very top of the screen, just below the menu. Now, on the Mac, it looks slightly different than the PC version. The PC version also includes the main level menus. If there is room, they will all fit in the same row, as these other buttons inside the Application Bar. On the Mac, the main top-level menu stays at the top of the screen here. So the Application Bar offers shorter or quicker access to common commands. If you wanted to change your View percentage, if you want to switch over to Bridge, your View Options were showing grids and what not.

I think the thing that I like the most about the Application Bar is the Arrange Documents widget. So this gives you very quick access to tiling and arranging multiple open documents as well as matching zoom and location between multiple documents. And then of course the other thing is the Q...

The Application bar
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The Application bar provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS4 Power Shortcuts

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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