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Open a Finder Window with the App Switcher

If you don't have any Finder windows open and want to switch to the Finder and open a window in one fell swoop, bring up the app switcher with Command-Tab and tab over to the Finder icon. While still holding down Command, press the Option key, and then release the Command key. You're switched to the Finder, with a new default window open for you.

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Omissions -- Robert Morse <morse@northcoast.com> notes an omission from our list of excellent Web resources for developing sites and writing scripts in NetBITS-002:

Not taking umbrage, but adding a reference. I was surprised you didn't mention Web Review, one of my favorite sources for web development information.

<http://www.webreview.com/>

 

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