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Mac OS Sierra: Installing & Using Apps

Mac OS Sierra: Installing & Using Apps

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There are a number of ways to access an application on macOS Sierra. Discover how to work with a number of different applications; find, open, and close applications; and download, install, and update applications.

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Mac OS Sierra: Installing & Using Apps

  • Finding & opening an application
  • Closing & quitting an application
  • Organizing your applications with Launchpad
  • Using multiple applications via Mission Control
  • Managing multiple windows in Mission Control
  • Working on multiple desktops with Mission Control
  • Associating an application with a space
  • Configuring Mission Control
  • Configuring your startup applications
  • Using the Mac App Store
  • Downloading an application
  • Updating your applications
  • Using Messages
  • Communicating with FaceTime
  • Viewing videos with Picture-in-Picture
  • Working continuously with a mobile device & Mac
  • Recovering application data
  • Using handwriting recognition
  • Using voice dictation
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