1. Making the Most of Your MacBook’s Desktop Space


In this chapter, you’ll learn how to make the most of your MacBook’s limited screen space.

• Organizing files using the dock

• Navigating folders within the Dock’s Grid view mode

• Customizing the Finder Sidebar and Toolbar

• Managing multiple windows with Exposé

• Viewing the contents of files with Quick Look

• Expanding your working area with Spaces virtual workspaces

• Searching for files and information with Spotlight


The MacBook portable family has a range of screen sizes all with perfectly respectable high resolutions. Unfortunately, we’ve become accustomed to desktop systems ...

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