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Internet Explorer

Many Mac users instinctively try to download Internet Explorer as soon as their new Mac arrives. This is not always such a great idea.

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Print Screen On A Mac

Mac users can easily take a “print screen”, which means saving a copy of what's on your Mac's screen at the moment. This copy will be saved as an image on your desktop. It's a great way of sharing what exactly you're seeing on your Mac's screen.

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Right-clicking

Macs doesn't have right click buttons, something that often confuses new “switchers”. Instead, it has the right-click which work similarly.

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Keynote

We love Keynote — Apple's own presentation software. The application makes it possible to create incredible presentations with very little effort.

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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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