If you are new to a Mac, navigation of the operating system can be a tad tricky. Many converts are use to the Windows layout and can find it tricky to find some of the folders we previously could navigate to without any issues.
The 'Go' Menu can help alleviate some of your confusion. When you are on your desktop, this menu appears on your Menu Bar. It can give you quick access to your Documents, Downloads, Computer, and many other folders.
So the next time you get lost on your computer, be sure to let the 'Go' Menu be your guide!
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