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Mac OS 9: Visual QuickStart Guide by Maria Langer

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Guide Help

Apple Guide technology forms the basis for help within specific applications, including most applications and utilities that come with Mac OS 9. Opening an application's Guide Help offers information and step-by-step instructions similar to what's available in Mac Help but for a specific application.

Tip

I tell you all about Mac Help on the previous few pages.

To open Guide Help for an application

Choose Help > Application Guide (Figures 16a and 16c) or Help > Application Help (Figure 16b). The program's Guide Help window appears (Figures 17a, 17b, and 17c).

Figure 16. To open Guide Help for a specific application, choose Application Guide or Application Help from the Help menu. Here are the Help menus for SimpleText (top), Drive ...

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