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Mac OS® X Lion™ in Depth, Second Edition by Robyn Ness

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13. Working with Text and Graphics

All operating systems enable you to expand your system by installing new applications, and of course Mac OS X is no exception. However, one of the hallmarks of a good operating system is that it ships with a decent collection of applications that cover the most common computing tasks. Again, Mac OS X fits the bill here by offering a few native applications that enable you to work with text and graphics. This chapter covers several useful text and graphics applications that come with Mac OS X. These include TextEdit, Preview, Image Capture, and Grab.

Word Processing with TextEdit

Judging by the name alone, the TextEdit application sounds like a text editor. And although TextEdit can do text-only documents without ...

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