Monthly Archives: March 2011

Course notes for ipad/mac

This seems to be a pretty awesome app worth checking out. It lets you type/draw notes and syncs between the ipad/mac. It’s available for $9.99 on the mac store (in your doc), and $4.99 on the ipad. Course Notes Advertisements

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Two quick how-to videos: login items and using the finder

Your new mac comes with software pre-installed that will allow it to use a pressure sensitive tablet for inking (the name of┬áthe tablet and software is bamboo). If you feel you won’t be using this, and would like to de-activate … Continue reading

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Pro tip: set up save to pdf with a single keyboard command

Saving files to pdf is one of the most useful features on a computer. On the mac, it’s built into the print dialog (command-P is the keyboard shortcut to print), but with a few simple changes you can set it … Continue reading

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What have you learned so far?

So most of you have had a mac for a little more than 48 hours. What new things have you learned? Tips? Tricks? Questions? Suggestions?

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Quick new mac tip: right clicking

A number of people have wondered: How do a get a secondary (right) click on the mac? In most cases, holding down the control key while clicking will give you a right click. You can also fully customize this behavior … Continue reading

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Welcome to your new mac

Look for lots of posts to help you get started using your mac here soon. In the meantime, check out the welcome to mac video. [vimeo vimeo.com/21248905]

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