Customize your Dock
Set up your Finder windows for the way you like to work
Use spring-loaded folders
Color-code your files with tags
Customize your sidebar and Desktop
Learn to use the System Preferences to customize many features of your Mac
Now that you’ve learned some of the basics of the various applications and system settings on your Mac, discover how to customize them to suit your particular way of working. Would you prefer to have your Dock on the side of the screen instead of at the bottom? Do you like a brightly colored Desktop? Do you want to customize the insides of certain windows? Color-code your files? Make the icons and text bigger? You can do all this—and more.