The Finder is the main application that you will interact with under OS X. This series of articles explores the very basics of the Finder. In this video we will show you how to manipulate the Finder window itself.
Open a New Window
You can open a new Finder window a number of ways, right click the Finder icon and select New Window, select New Finder Window under the Finder File menu, or pressing Command-N to open a new Window.
Minimize, Zoom, Close
Each Finder Window has three icons a + – and x. These control zooming, minimizing and closing.