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Five secrets of Open and Save dialog boxes

It’s easy to never go beyond the basics of Open and Save dialog boxes, despite their being perhaps the most-used feature of the Mac interface. Instead of simply working with the basics, make these dialog boxes work for you.

Migrating to a new Mac

A Macworld readers what to cleanly transfer his data from an old Mac to a new one. Senior editor Christopher Breen has a few tips on migrating data

Installing Snow Leopard: What you need to know

Got a copy of Snow Leopard as a holiday gift? Macworld's Dan Frakes has some tips on what to expect when you install the new operating system.

Ripping and playing audiobooks

If you buy audiobooks on CD, here's what you need to know to rip them and get them to play correctly in iTunes or on your iPod.

Macintosh buying guide 2010

Shopping for a new Mac? Here's the lowdown on Apple's offerings to help you decide which Mac to buy.

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To help you learn the ways of the Mac, we’ve created an e-mail newsletter just for you. Our New to Mac newsletter teaches the basics of using a Mac

Ten expert design tips for your scrapbooks

Scrapbooking sounds easy, but like all crafts, it's the details that count. Here are some simple rules that will make your scrapbooks shine.

Find fresh widgets for iWeb

iWeb's HTML Snippet widget can be your site's window to the world.

Living with Windows: sharing screens

Remotely controlling another system can be handy for troubleshooting, looking up documents, or running apps you can't run on your own computer. But getting that to work between Macs and Windows PCs takes tinkering.

Living with Windows: sharing files

If you have Macs and Windows PCs on the same network, you might want to share files between them. Here's how to set that up.

Create CD and DVD labels with your Mac

Do you back up files on CD or DVD? Adam Berenstain gives you some tips on how to label your discs.

Set a different background for each Space

Leopard and Snow Leopard's Spaces feature lets you configure multiple virtual workspaces; today's Hint shows you one way of configuring a different Desktop image for each workspace.

Three tips for classical (and other) music and iTunes

Are you a fan of classical music? Then check out Kirk McElhearn's tips for dealing with your music in iTunes.