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Mac Kung Fu, 2nd Edition by Keir Thomas

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Tip 180Supertip: Be a Quick Look Power User

Quick Look lets you preview any file by selecting it and hitting Space. The contents will instantly appear in a pop-out window, avoiding the need to open the file in an application. See Exploring OS X: Quick Look for more info.

While Quick Look is ultra-simple to use, the following are some tips to let you get the very most from it (although you might also look up the ones listed here, which describe Quick Look hacks and advanced tricks):

Quickly Open Files You’re Quick Looking At

If you’re viewing a file via Quick Look, double-clicking ...

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