Chapter 3. Exploring the Dock

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Along one edge of your screen is a colorful row of icons known as the Dock. The Dock, shown in its default state in Figure 3.1, shows open applications and minimized or reduced versions of a document window. It also offers quick access to favorite applications, shows feedback from open applications, and provides a resting place for the Trash.

Figure 3.1 The Dock is useful for organizing your desktop.

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Here’s a fast overview of the Dock’s arrangement:

  • Left side of the separator bar— ...

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