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Mac OS X Lion: Visual QuickStart Guide by Maria Langer

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4. Window Views

In This Chapter:

Window Views

Working with Icon View

Working with List View

Working with Column View

Working with Cover Flow

Arranging Window Contents

The Mac OS Finder displays the contents of your hard disk and other accessible volumes in windows. A window can show the contents of a volume or folder.

Mac OS offers several different window views that make it easy to see and work with a window’s contents. For example, you can view contents as icons or hierarchical lists that can be sorted any way you like. You can even use views that include previews of document contents so you can see a document without even opening it.

In this chapter, I tell you more about how to work with Mac OS X’s window views. By understanding how each ...

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