Helpful Hints - Mac


  1. Click on the Apple menu (that's the Apple logo in the upper left corner of your screen).

  2. Click "About This Mac" (a small window will open).

  3. Click on "More Info" (the System Profile window will open).

  4. The Serial Number will be listed in the right side of the System Profiler window.

  1. Press Shift-Command-3 to take a picture of the whole screen. To capture just part of the screen, press Shift-Command-4.

  2. To take a picture of a window, press Shift-Command-4-Space bar, move the pointer over the window, then click. To cancel, press Escape before you click.

  3. After you take a screenshot, it appears as a PNG file on your desktop.

You can simulate a right-click by: Pressing and holding the CTRL button on the keyboard and while the CTRL button is pressed click the mouse button on your Mac