Some of the standard devices that Distinctive Schools utilizes for staff and students are macOS based. In your specific environment you may use these for your assigned work device, lab-based equipment, or other various applications. If you are new to macOS and Apple products we recommend all staff to checkout some of the resources below.
- Mac Tips for Windows Switchers - this support article was created by Apple to assist users who may be used to working in a Windows-based environment quickly learn how to tame their new macOS device. This additional reference is handy if you are looking for the macOS equivalent of a Windows feature or key.
- YouTube Tips and Tricks for macOS - In the community sourced platform, YouTube, you can often extremely helpful content to help you get going. One tip we offer for those using this resource is to use the filters button available in YouTube to filter results to the most recent so you can be sure to find more up-to-date content. You can also add additional parameters like video length to target easily digestible videos.
- Quick Start Guides - Apple provides some visual guides that can help you identify the commonly referenced parts of a Mac device. In the link above we have pulled together guides from our most widely deployed devices.