C. The Windows-to-Mac Dictionary Maybe you were persuaded by the Apple "Switch" ad campaign. Maybe you like the looks of today's Macs. Or maybe you've just had one virus, spyware download, or service pack too many. | C. The Windows-to-Mac Dictionary Maybe you were persuaded by the Apple Switch ad campaign. Maybe you like the looks of today s Macs. Or maybe you ve just had one virus spyware download or service pack too many. In any case if you re switching to Mac OS X from Windows this appendix is for you. It s an alphabetical listing of every common Windows function and where to find it in Mac OS X. After all an operating system is an operating system. The actual functions are pretty much the same they re just in different places. Tip If this listing only whets your appetite for information about making the switch read Switching to the Mac The Missing Manual Leopard Edition. In addition to an expanded version of this appendix it also contains useful information on moving your files from the PC to the Mac copying over your email transferring your contacts to Address Book and so on. . About This Program To find out the version number of the program you re using don t look in the Help menu. Instead look in the application menu next to the menu the one that bears the name of the program you re in. That s where you find the About command for Macintosh .