Switching from Windows to OS X

There are plenty of differences between Windows (XP, Vista, 7) and OS X. Adjusting to these changes can be challenging, but is by no means impossible. Below are some resources that may make the process a little easier.

Switching from Windows to Mac

  • Mac 101 - Just what it sounds like: the fundamentals of using a Mac. Pay particular attention to lessons 1, 5, 8, & 13-15.
  • Windows vs. Mac Navigation - "Moving from Windows Explorer to the Finder": a document covering changes between where files are found and how to get at them. Part of the Switch 101 series.
  • On Windows, I used to... - FAQ's with walkthroughs on performing specific tasks on the Mac.

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