Introduction

Mac OS X 10.5 (Figure 1) is the latest version of the computer operating system that put the phrase graphic user interface in everyone’s vocabulary. With Mac OS, you can point, click, and drag to work with files, applications, and utilities. Because the same intuitive interface is utilized throughout the system, you’ll find that a procedure that works in one program works in virtually all the others.

The About This Mac window for a computer with Mac OS X 10.5 installed.

Figure 1. The About This Mac window for a computer with Mac OS X 10.5 installed.

This Visual QuickStart Guide will help you learn Mac OS X 10.5 by providing step-by-step instructions, plenty of illustrations, and a generous helping of tips. ...

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