Solved Noob question from a new mac user Tags: Macintosh Mac OS X Last response: July 24, 2010 12:06 AM in Mac Os X Share arch0n June 24, 2010 2:34:05 PM When selecting files, is there an equivalent to the windows shift + click (which will select all the files in between to chosen file. More about : noob question mac user | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution Ijack June 24, 2010 6:22:33 PM In OS X shift-click works only in list view. In icon view you need to left-click, hold the mouse button down and drag it over a number of items then release the button; this will select all of them. (This also works in Windows in icon view.) | Report abuse arch0n June 24, 2010 6:28:05 PM I knew about the click and drag but it is less precise as your file have to "fit" in the box. anyway thanks | Report abuse Ijack June 24, 2010 8:15:59 PM Easiest is just to switch to list view. | Report abuse Related ressources Gaming computer for complete noob - Forum First build from mac user .. - Forum Full time PC user switching to full time Mac user - Go Flex 1TB HD - Forum Linux on a mac ... - Forum The future of Mac ? - Forum Ask the community Publish darkace June 25, 2010 3:59:27 PM Confirm it is easiest to just switch over to list mode and use shift to collect multi files for transfer or whatever your doing | Report abuse yoodog July 9, 2010 11:43:51 AM Hah)) Guys, just hold cmd ( ) on a keyboard and than click any files you want))) IT's just THAT Easy))) You are welcome =) | Report abuse Ijack July 9, 2010 5:44:58 PM That is easy - only problem is that it doesn't do what the OP requested. It's just not that easy. You are welcome.;) | Report abuse p4nz3rm4d July 11, 2010 3:23:40 PM this prooves it, all Apple users are NOOBS... | Report abuse arch0n July 24, 2010 12:06:30 AM Best answer selected by arch0n. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Mac Os X>Noob question from a new mac user> Related ressources: ForumNoob Needs Help: Finding a mac external hd ForumQuestions for Mac user ForumNew User to Linux - Many questions ForumNew Build for a Noob , Under $1000 Canadian ForumNice article written by a Mac user on Using Windows 7 Forumbehind the user names, who are we? ForumNew Build - £1500 Budget - Noob - Help! ForumNoob question about 2 hdds? ForumWater Cooling Noob Question Again ForumQuestion about Linux, Ubuntu, Fedora. ForumHow to break RSD password for blocked sites Forum[Solved] Mac OSX will not open jpgs from email ForumBoot from External HD Forum[Solved] External Hard Drive question More resources Read discussions in other Mac Os X categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !