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I am totally new to Mac. Several of your replies say to "right Click"
As I don't have a mouse, and there is only the one click bar on the macbook what does the term "right click" mean

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You can hold CMD and click or you can go into the System preferences - trackpad and enable 2 finger click to right click or designate the bottom right corner of the pad to right-click

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Hi - Thanks for that. I am running 10.5.8 on Intel Core 2 Duo.

I notice from another reply to someone else that they say "command + click " for right click. Is there a user-guide or other Mac documentation which gives all these sort of things? When you say "two-finger click" I am unsure what finger gymnastic I am supposed to do - two fingers at once on the click bar? or two taps at once on the track pad?

I will check out the preferences for for usinf the right corner of the track pad.

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Hi - Thanks for that. I am running 10.5.8 on Intel Core 2 Duo.

I notice from another reply to someone else that they say "command + click " for right click. Is there a user-guide or other Mac documentation which gives all these sort of things? When you say "two-finger click" I am unsure what finger gymnastic I am supposed to do - two fingers at once on the click bar? or two taps at once on the track pad?

I will check out the preferences for for usinf the right corner of the track pad.

Thanks, Rodc
Two finger tap on the track pad.

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It's not command+Click for Right Click. Control+Click.

Once I got used to two finger tap for Right Click, I never went back.
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Hi - Thanks for clarifying that. I will learn it all eventually. Cheers fro sunny Melbourne, australia.

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If this is an older Mac - once you have the correct settings - in System Preferences - Trackpad - you'll touch the trackpad with 2 fingers and then click the button once.

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