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Crossing Platforms A Macintosh/Windows Phrasebook

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Like travelers in a foreign land, Mac users working in Windows or Windows users working on a Mac often find themselves in unfamiliar territory with no guidebook. Crossing Platforms: A Macintosh/Windows Phrasebook offers users a handy way of translating skills and knowledge from one platform to the other.

Table of Contents

  1. Special Upgrade Offer
  2. I. Introduction
    1. 1. A
      1. About This Program
      2. ADB (Apple Desktop Bus)
      3. Adobe Acrobat
      4. Alias
      5. Appearance Control Panel
      6. Apple Guide
      7. Apple Menu
      8. Apple Menu Options Control Panel
      9. Apple System Profiler
      10. AppleCD Audio Player
      11. AppleScript
      12. AppleShare
      13. AppleTalk
      14. AppleTalk Control Panel
      15. Application Menu
      16. Applications
      17. Assistant
      18. ATM (Adobe Type Manager)
      19. Auto Power On/Off Control Panel
      20. AutoRemounter
    2. 2. B
      1. Balloon Help
      2. BinHex
      3. Boot Disk
      4. Button
    3. 3. C
      1. Calculator
      2. CD Drives
      3. Chooser
      4. Clean Install
      5. Clipboard
      6. Clipping Files
      7. Closing Windows
      8. Collapsing Windows
      9. Command Key
      10. Connect To
      11. Contextual Menus
      12. Control Key
      13. Control Panels
      14. Control Strip
      15. Copy
      16. Copying Files
      17. Creator Codes
      18. Cross-Platform Applications
      19. Cut
    4. 4. D
      1. Date & Time Control Panel
      2. Del Key
      3. Delete Key
      4. Deleting Files
      5. Desktop
      6. Desktop Patterns Control Panel
      7. Desktop Pictures Control Panel
      8. Desktop Printers
      9. DialAssist Control Panel
      10. Dialog Boxes
      11. Disk Cache
      12. Disk First Aid
      13. Disk Space
      14. Drive Setup
      15. Drivers
    5. 5. E
      1. Edit Menu
      2. Ejecting Disks
      3. Email Attachments
      4. Emulators
      5. Energy Saver Control Panel
      6. Erase Disk
      7. Esc Key
      8. Ethernet
      9. Eudora
      10. Extensions
      11. Extensions Folder
      12. Extensions Manager Control Panel
      13. Extensions Off
    6. 6. F
      1. Favorites Menu
      2. Faxing
      3. File Assistant
      4. File Exchange Control Panel
      5. File Menu
      6. File Sharing
      7. File Sharing Monitor Control Panel
      8. File Synchronization Control Panel
      9. File Translation
      10. File Types
      11. Filenames
      12. Find
      13. Finder
      14. Fkeys
      15. Floppy Disks
      16. Folders
      17. Fonts
      18. Force Quit
      19. Forks
      20. Formatting Disks
      21. Function Keys (Fkeys)
    7. 7. G
      1. General Controls Control Panel
      2. Get Info Command
      3. GIF
      4. Graphing Calculator
      5. Grow Box
    8. 8. H
      1. Hard Disks
      2. Help
      3. HFS, HFS Plus
      4. Hiding Applications
    9. 9. I
      1. Icons
      2. IDE
      3. Installing Hardware
      4. Installing Software
      5. Internet
      6. Internet Config
      7. Internet Control Panel
      8. Internet Explorer
    10. 10. J
      1. Java
      2. JPEG
    11. 11. K
      1. Key Caps
      2. Keyboard
      3. Keyboard Control Panel
    12. 12. L
      1. Labels
      2. Launcher Control Panel
      3. List Views
      4. LocalTalk
      5. Location Manager Control Panel
    13. 13. M
      1. Mac OS Easy Open Control Panel
      2. Mac OS Help
      3. Macros
      4. Map Control Panel
      5. Memory Control Panel
      6. Memory Usage
      7. Menu Bar
      8. Menus
      9. Microphones
      10. Microsoft Excel
      11. Microsoft Outlook Express
      12. Microsoft PowerPoint
      13. Microsoft Word
      14. Modem Control Panel
      15. Modem Port
      16. Modems
      17. Monitor Port
      18. Monitors
      19. Monitors & Sound Control Panel
      20. Motherboards
      21. Mouse
      22. Mouse Control Panel
      23. Movie Player
      24. Moving Files
      25. Multitasking
    14. 14. N
      1. Netscape Navigator/Communicator
      2. Network Browser
      3. Network Control Panel
      4. Networking
      5. Note Pad
      6. NuBus Slots and Cards
      7. Numbers Control Panel
      8. Num Lock Key
    15. 15. O
      1. OLE
      2. Opening Files
      3. Option Key
    16. 16. P
      1. Page Setup
      2. PageMaker
      3. Password Security Control Panel
      4. Paste
      5. PC Cards
      6. PC Exchange Control Panel
      7. PCI Slots and Cards
      8. PCMCIA
      9. PDS (Processor Direct Slot) Slots and Cards
      10. Photoshop
      11. PICT
      12. Power Key
      13. PPP Control Panel
      14. PRAM (Parameter RAM)
      15. Preferences Folder
      16. Printer Port
      17. Printer Sharing
      18. Printing Files
      19. Publish and Subscribe
    17. 17. Q
      1. QuarkXPress
      2. Quicken
      3. QuickTime
      4. Quitting Applications
    18. 18. R
      1. RAM Upgrades
      2. RAM Usage
      3. Recent Applications Menu
      4. Recent Documents Menu
      5. Recent Servers Menu
      6. Remote Access Control Panel
      7. Renaming
      8. ResEdit
      9. Reset Switch
      10. Resizing Windows
      11. Restart
      12. Return Key
    19. 19. S
      1. Saving Files
      2. Scrapbook
      3. Screen Capture
      4. Screen Savers
      5. Script Editor
      6. SCSI
      7. Sherlock
      8. Shift Key
      9. Shut Down
      10. Shutdown Items Folder
      11. SimpleSound
      12. SimpleText
      13. Sleep
      14. Sorting Files
      15. Special Menu
      16. Speech Control Panel
      17. Speech Recognition
      18. Spring-Loaded Folders
      19. Startup Disk Control Panel
      20. Startup Items Folder
      21. Stationery
      22. Stickies
      23. StuffIt
      24. System Folder
    20. 20. T
      1. Tab Key
      2. TCP/IP Control Panel
      3. Text
      4. Text Control Panel
      5. Title Bar
      6. Trackpad Control Panel
      7. Transferring Files to Windows
      8. Trash
      9. Troubleshooting
      10. TrueType
      11. Type Codes
    21. 21. U
      1. Undo
      2. Uninstalling Applications
      3. USB
      4. Users & Groups Control Panel
      5. Uuencode
    22. 22. V
      1. View Menu
      2. Virtual Memory
      3. Viruses
    23. 23. W
      1. Web Sharing Control Panel
      2. Web Sites for Windows Software and Information
      3. Windows
    24. 24. Z
      1. Zooming Windows
  3. II. Introduction
    1. 25. A
      1. About This Program
      2. Accessibility Options
      3. Active Desktop
      4. ActiveMovie Control
      5. Add New Hardware Control Panel
      6. Add/Remove Programs Control Panel
      7. Adobe Acrobat
      8. Alt Key
      9. ATM (Adobe Type Manager)
    2. 26. B
      1. Backspace Key
      2. Background
      3. Batch Language
      4. BinHex
      5. BIOS
      6. Bitmap (.bmp) Files
      7. Boot Disk
      8. Briefcase
      9. Button
    3. 27. C
      1. Calculator
      2. CD Drives
      3. CD Player
      4. Character Map
      5. Clean Install
      6. Client for Microsoft Networks
      7. Clipboard
      8. Clock
      9. Closing Windows
      10. Command Line
      11. Contextual Menus
      12. Control (Ctrl) Key
      13. Control Panel
      14. Copy
      15. Copying Files
      16. Cross-Platform Programs
      17. Cut
    4. 28. D
      1. Date/Time Control Panel
      2. Delete Key
      3. Deleting Files
      4. Desktop
      5. Dialog Boxes
      6. Dial-Up Networking Folder
      7. Direct Cable Connection
      8. Directories
      9. Disk Defragmenter
      10. Disk Space
      11. Disks
      12. Display Control Panel
      13. DLL Files
      14. Documents Menu
      15. DOS
      16. Drivers
      17. DriveSpace
    5. 29. E
      1. Edit Menu
      2. EISA Slots and Cards
      3. Ejecting Disks
      4. Email attachments
      5. Emulators
      6. End Task
      7. Enter Key
      8. Esc Key
      9. Ethernet
      10. Eudora
      11. Exiting Programs
      12. Explorer
    6. 30. F
      1. Fat 16, Fat 32
      2. Favorites Menu
      3. Faxing
      4. File Menu
      5. File Sharing
      6. File Translation
      7. File Types
      8. Filenames
      9. Find
      10. Fkeys
      11. Floppy Disks
      12. Focus
      13. Folders
      14. Fonts
      15. Formatting Disks
      16. Function Keys (Fkeys)
    7. 31. G
      1. Game Controllers Control Panel
      2. GIF
    8. 32. H
      1. Hard Disks
      2. Help
      3. HyperTerminal
    9. 33. I
      1. Icons
      2. Installing Hardware
      3. Installing Software
      4. Internet
      5. Internet Control Panel
      6. Internet Explorer
      7. IPX
      8. ISA Slots and Cards
    10. 34. J
      1. Java
      2. Joystick Control Panel
      3. JPEG
    11. 35. K
      1. Keyboard
      2. Keyboard Control Panel
      3. Keyboard Port
    12. 36. L
      1. List Views
      2. Login/Logout
    13. 37. M
      1. Mail Control Panel
      2. Macros
      3. Maximizing Windows
      4. Memory Usage
      5. Media Player
      6. Menu Bar
      7. Menus
      8. Microphones
      9. Microsoft Access
      10. Microsoft Excel
      11. Microsoft Outlook
      12. Microsoft Outlook Express
      13. Microsoft PowerPoint
      14. Microsoft Word
      15. Minimizing Windows
      16. Modems
      17. Modems Control Panel
      18. Monitors
      19. Motherboards
      20. Mouse
      21. Mouse Control Panel
      22. Mouse Port
      23. Moving Files
      24. MS-DOS Prompt
      25. Multimedia Control Panel
      26. Multitasking
      27. My Computer
    14. 38. N
      1. NetBEUI
      2. Netscape Navigator/Communicator
      3. Net Watcher
      4. Network Control Panel
      5. Network Neighborhood
      6. Networking
      7. Notepad
      8. Num Lock Key
    15. 39. O
      1. OLE
      2. Opening Files
    16. 40. P
      1. Page Setup
      2. PageMaker
      3. Paint
      4. Parallel Ports
      5. Passwords Control Panel
      6. Paste
      7. PC Cards
      8. PCI Slots and Cards
      9. PCMCIA
      10. Personal Web Server
      11. Photoshop
      12. Power Management Control Panel
      13. Power Switch
      14. Print Screen Key
      15. Printer Sharing
      16. Printers Folder
      17. Printing Files
      18. Program Files Folder
      19. Programs
      20. Programs Menu
      21. Properties Dialog Box
    17. 41. Q
      1. QuarkXPress
      2. Quicken
      3. QuickTime
      4. Quitting Programs
    18. 42. R
      1. RAM Upgrades
      2. RAM Usage
      3. Recycle Bin
      4. Regional Settings
      5. Registry
      6. Renaming
      7. Reset Switch
      8. Resizing Windows
      9. Restart
      10. Right-Click
      11. Run
    19. 43. S
      1. Safe Mode
      2. Saving Files
      3. ScanDisk
      4. Scheduled Tasks
      5. Scraps
      6. Screen Capture
      7. Screen Savers
      8. SCSI
      9. Serial Ports
      10. Settings Menu
      11. Shift Key
      12. Shortcuts
      13. Shut Down
      14. Sorting Files
      15. Sound Recorder
      16. Sounds Control Panel
      17. Speech Recognition
      18. Stand By
      19. Start Menu
      20. Startup Folder
      21. Suspend
      22. System Information
      23. System Menu
      24. System Monitor
    20. 44. T
      1. Tab Key
      2. Taskbar
      3. Text
      4. Title Bar
      5. ToolTips
      6. Trackpad Control Panel
      7. Transferring Files to the Macintosh
      8. Tray
      9. Troubleshooting
      10. TrueType
      11. TweakUI
    21. 45. U
      1. Undo
      2. USB
      3. User Profiles
      4. Uuencode
    22. 46. V
      1. Video Connector
      2. View Menu
      3. Virtual Memory
      4. Viruses
      5. VL-Bus Slots and Cards
      6. Volume Control
    23. 47. W
      1. Wallpaper
      2. Web Sites for Macintosh Software and Information
      3. WIN Key
      4. Windows
      5. Windows Folder
      6. Windows Messaging
      7. Windows Scripting Host
      8. Wizard
      9. Windows Help
      10. WordPad
    24. 48. Z
      1. Zip
  4. A. About the Authors
  5. B. Colophon
  6. About the Authors
  7. Special Upgrade Offer
  8. Copyright