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Chapter 2. Exploring the Desktop > The Classic Finder Is Now the Desktop

The Classic Finder Is Now the Desktop

Probably the first thing you’ll notice on the OS X desktop is the integration of the Finder into the desktop. Who am I kidding? You’re probably checking out that big Dock on the bottom of the screen. Well, bear with me for a moment; the Dock will be discussed shortly. First, look at the other components of the OS X desktop. They provide different ways to manipulate data on your Mac.

The elements of the new OS X desktop are highlighted in Figure 2.1. Some are familiar aspects of the Mac interface, and some, like the Dock at the bottom of the screen, are completely new.


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