• Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint

Manipulating Windows

We all like a nice, large desk so that we can organize our files and printouts into neat piles and still have a large workspace for the current task. As you switch from one task to another, typically you’ll set aside one stack of paper, grab another stack, and carry on with your business. Similarly, you can work with the windows on the Mac OS X Version 10.2 desktop to arrange them as your work needs dictate. (This is why many computer users love a large monitor, which provides a great deal of room for arranging various windows.) The remainder of this chapter reviews the various techniques you can use to work with the Finder, disk, and file windows on your Mac OS X Version 10.2 desktop.

Moving a Window

When you move a window, you change its location. The following steps illustrate how to “make your move” with a Finder window, but the technique applies to any type of window or dialog box (but not sheets).


PREVIEW

                                                                          

Not a subscriber?

Start A Free Trial


  
  • Creative Edge
  • Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint