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Mac OS X Lion: Visual QuickStart Guide by Maria Langer

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29. Customizing Finder Windows

In This Chapter:

Setting View Options

Customizing the Toolbar

Customizing the Sidebar

Mac OS X makes it possible to customize the appearance and functionality of windows and the desktop a number of different ways:

• Set view options to control icon size, grid spacing, sort order, text size, background, and other options for individual windows and, on a limited basis, the desktop.

• Customize the toolbar to add, remove, and reorganize buttons and other options.

• Customize the sidebar to add, remove, and reorganize folders and other items.

Making changes like these helps you set up your computer so it works best for your particular needs.

This chapter takes a look at the things you can do to customize Finder windows ...

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