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Your Mac is full of settings that will help you configure it to better suit your needs. Just click System Preferences to get started.

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Pages

Pages is a wonderful word processor for you Mac. It makes it possible to create stunning documents, essays, invitations and more in no time at all.

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Keyboard Shortcuts

Using keyboard shortcuts is the best way for beginners to become more efficient Mac users. Close? Open? Minimize? There is a shortcut for that.

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Spotlight Search

Mac OS X has a great built-it search function called Spotlight that helps you find any file on your Mac. Never loose an email or a document again!

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New video: Browse Files and Folders

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We produced a new video! Learn how to browse all the files and folders on your Mac. Hope you like it!

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Great Productivity Apps for Mac Users

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With a steady increase of potential interruptions, the challenge today is not to stay up-to-date, but to stay focused. How do one shut out all the disturbances? We’ve made a list of some of our favorite productivity-boosting apps.

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