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Part VI: Appendices > Managing Programs

F.4. Managing Programs

F9Shrinks and tiles all windows in all programs (Exposé)
Shift-F9Shrinks and tiles all windows in slow motion
F10Shrinks and tiles all windows in frontmost program
F11Flings all windows in all programs to edges of screen, revealing desktop
-TabPress and release: Switches back and forth between current and previous open program
-TabHold down : Displays floating icons of open programs. Press Tab repeatedly to cycle through them. (Add Shift to cycle backward through open programs on the Dock.)
-~Switches to next open window in this program (add Shift to cycle in the opposite direction)
Option--EscOpens the Force Quit dialog box (to close a stuck program)
Shift-Option--EscForce quits frontmost program (no dialog box)
Shift--3Captures the screen image as a PDF file on your desktop
Shift--4Produces a crosshair; drag to capture a selected portion of the screen as a PDF graphics file. (Press Space to get the "camera" cursor that snips out just a menu, icon, or window.)
-SpaceSwitches keyboard layout (if more than one is installed)
Option-click a Dock iconSwitches to new program and hides previous one
Option-click a windowSwitches to new program and hides previous one
-dragRearranges or removes menulets or toolbar icons
-click window titleOpens a pop-up menu showing the folder path
Option-click the Minimize buttonMinimizes all windows (works in most programs)
Shift-click the Minimize buttonMinimizes window in slow motion
Option--DHides/shows the Dock
-click a Dock iconReveals its actual Finder icon
Option--click a Dock iconSwitches to this program and hides all others
Control-click a Dock iconOpens a contextual menu
-drag an icon onto a Dock iconPrevents Dock icons from moving, so that you can drop your icon onto one of them
-drag a Dock iconDrags the actual item
Option--drag an icon onto the DockForces a Dock program icon to open the icon you're dropping



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