Episode 1 - Manage Your Programs!

To remove a program from the dock:

  • Right click the program icon in the Dock
  • Select Options => Remove from Dock

To open a program without using the Dock:

  • Press F4 to open up the Launchpad (which shows all installed programs)
  • Start typing in the name of the program
  • Press Enter.

To add a program shortcut to the Dock:

  • Open the program (using the Launchpad)
  • Right click the program icon in the Dock
  • Select Options => Keep in Dock

To configure other Dock options:

  • Right click the Dock on an area without any program icons
  • Click on any option

Exercises:

  • Remove all programs you don’t use from your dock.
  • Configure your Dock to auto-hide on the left side of the screen.