Much more information about using your Mac Pro is available in Help Center and on
the Internet at www.apple.com/support/macpro.
To open Help Center:
Click the Finder icon in the Dock (the bar of icons along the edge of the screen).
Click the Help menu in the menu bar and do one of the following:
Type a question or term in the Search field, and choose a topic from the list of results
or choose Show All Results to see all topics.
Choose Help Center to open the Help Center window, where you can browse or
For more information about using your Mac Pro, see the following:
To learn about
Installing drives, memory,
expansion cards, or a battery
Chapter 3, “Making a Good Thing Better” on page 37.
Troubleshooting your Mac Pro
if you have a problem
Chapter 4, “Problem, Meet Solution” on page 81.
Finding service and support
for your Mac Pro
“Learning More, Service, and Support” on page 99. Or see the
Mac Pro Support website at www.apple.com/support/macpro.
Using Mac OS X
The Mac OS X website at www.apple.com/macosx. Or search for
“Mac OS X” in Help Center.
Moving from a PC to a Mac
“Why you’ll love a Mac” at www.apple.com/getamac/whymac.
Life with Your Mac Pro
To learn about
Using iLife applications
The iLife website at www.apple.com/ilife. Or open an iLife
application, open Help, and then type a question or term in the
Changing System Preferences
System Preferences by choosing Apple (
) > System Preferences.
Or search for “system preferences” in Help Center.
Using your mouse or keyboard System Preferences and choose Keyboard & Mouse. Or open
Help Center and search for “mouse” or “keyboard.”
Using AirPort Extreme wireless
The AirPort Support page at www.apple.com/support/airport.
Or open Help Center and search for “AirPort.”
Using Bluetooth® wireless
The Bluetooth Support page at www.apple.com/support/bluetooth.
Or open Help Center and search for “Bluetooth.”
Connecting a printer
Help Center and search for “printing.”
FireWire and USB connections
Help Center and search for “FireWire” or “USB.”
Connecting to the Internet
Help Center and search for “Internet.”
Using a display
Help Center and search for “display port.”
Burning a CD or DVD
Help Center and search for “burn disc.”
Mac Pro specifications
Chapter 5, “What’s Under the Hood” on page 103. Or see the Mac Pro
specifications page at www.apple.com/macpro/specs.html. Or
open System Information (in the Utilities folder in Launchpad),
and then click More Info.
Apple news, free downloads,
and online catalogs
The Apple website at www.apple.com.
Instructions, technical support,
and product manuals
The Apple Support website at www.apple.com/support.