What's New in macOS Mojave

New: Dark Mode

In this lesson for macOS Mojave, I look at the new Dark appearance that was introduced with macOS Mojave. Earlier versions of macOS do not have this feature. In older versions of macOS’s, you could only select the highlight color and not the overall appearance of your Mac. With macOS Mojave, Apple introduced the new Dark Appearance.

New: Dynamic Desktop

In this lesson for macOS Mojave, I look at the new Dynamic Desktop feature. With the Dynamic Desktop, the desktop picture will change based on the time of day. There are two dynamic desktops available – Mojave and Solar Gradients.

New: Recent Apps in the Dock

In this lesson for macOS Mojave, I look at how you can view recent apps in the Dock, including how to remove a recent app and move it or favorite the app, so it is in the Dock all the time.

New: macOS Software Updates

With macOS Mojave, Apple has moved the system updates out of the App Store an into a new preference pane in System Preferences – Software Update.

New: Desktop Stacks

In this lesson for macOS Mojave, I look at how to stack files together in groups on the desktop.

New: Quick Actions and Markup

In this lesson for macOS Mojave, I look at the new Quick Actions there are in a Finder window. With Quick Actions, we can apply various actions to a file from within a Finder Window.

New: Continuity Camera

In this lesson for macOS Mojave, I look at how to insert a photo a document on the Mac using the camera on your iPhone or iPad.

Updated: Privacy Options

In this lesson for macOS Mojave, I look at the new privacy options macOS Mojave has, including how to see which apps are using the camera, microphone, contacts, calendars, and more.

Updated: Screenshot Options

In this lesson for macOS Mojave, I look at how to take a screenshot of your entire screen, take a screenshot of a window, take a screenshot of a selection, and taking a recording of your display or selection.

Updated: Photos App

In this lesson for macOS Mojave, I look at what is new in the Photos App. Basically Apple removed the option to create projects in the Photos app. This is also removed in older versions of macOS including macOS High Sierra.

Updated: Safari App

In this lesson for macOS Mojave, I look at What’s New in Safari on the Mac including icons in tabs, new pop-up window options, and better tracking prevention from advertisers.

Updated: Mail App

In this lesson for macOS Mojave, I look at what’s new in the Mail app including the new Move To button, adding emojis to new messages, and using a lighter background for reading and writing messages while using the new dark appearance.

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