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OPEN DOCUMENTS BY DRAGGING THEM TO THE DOCK

Remember how back in Mac OS 9, if you tore the Application menu off and had it floating around your desktop, you could drag-and-drop documents onto an application listed in the menu, and it would endeavor to open them? You can do the same thing now in Mac OS X with the Dock—just drag documents directly to an application icon in the Dock, and if it thinks it might be able to open the document, the icon will highlight, basically telling you “let 'er rip!”

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