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Mission Control replaces them. All the things that you used to be able to do in expose and spaces should be in Mission Control as well (Well... Not really, you can't have spaces arranged in two dimensional space anymore). But no, there's no more Spaces or Expose anymore. Yes it's called desktop now.


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Thankfully, this feature isn't completely gone. It has just, for some reason, been whisked away into the depths of less-than-obvious multi-touch gestures in OS X Lion and newer. You now have to double-tap an app icon on the Dock with two fingers to activate Dock Exposé. I'm not sure if this gesture ever existed on OS X Snow Leopard.


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(This irritating bug seems to be biting me more often after updating to 10.10.4) OK, when this happens and I don't want to have to reboot, I restart the "Dock" process and the problem is gone. There's probably some GUI way to do it, but I just drop into Terminal and do: killall Dock But before that, run killall -s Dock to make sure it's only going to ...


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You shouldn't take a tag description on a web site not affiliated with Apple as a feature description. See http://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204100 for how Apple defines Mission Control (emphasis mine): Mission Control is the quick way to see everything that's currently open on your Mac. To use Mission Control, do one of the following: Swipe up ...


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Unfortunately I'm not aware of anything that can do what you're looking for. Mission Control is fairly limited in the ways in which you can customize it, either through the user interface or for developers. Similarly, OS X is pretty constrained in how you can configure multiple monitors (sadly, it's actually regressed a bit in this regard since 10.6). You ...


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Have you tried restarting SystemUIServer? (killall SystemUIServer) When something like his is happening and restarting the Dock doesn't help, SystemUIServer is the next one to try.


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If I open "Expose & Spaces" preference panel, I see an option to select the "fn" key to different Expose actions. This is on 10.6.


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To disable the shortcut for switching to spaces go to the keyboard shortcuts tab of the keyboard preferences pane. Select Mission Control on the left and then un-check the 'Move left/right a space' options.


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Go to System Preferences -> Keyboard -> Keyboard Shortcuts. Then, on the left side, select Exposé & Spaces. On the right side you will see the current keyboard shortcuts for Exposé and Spaces. If you double click on the shortcut command (literally double click ^1 for instance) you will be able to change this to whatever you want. Just do the key-combo ...


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You can execute "Mission Control" with specific arguments to trigger the behavior that you desire: Mission Control: /Applications/Mission\ Control.app/Contents/MacOS/Mission\ Control Show Desktop: /Applications/Mission\ Control.app/Contents/MacOS/Mission\ Control 1 Application Windows: /Applications/Mission\ Control.app/Contents/MacOS/Mission\ ...


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It isn't available in full screen because a full screen app has its own space therefore there can't be any app "behind" it i.e. no need for Application Expose'


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You could also change it to a normal F-key with FunctionFlip. If anyone else is looking for a way to change it with KeyRemap4MacBook, just create a private.xml like this: <?xml version="1.0"?> <root> <item> <name>test</name> <identifier>test</identifier> <autogen>--KeyToKey-- KeyCode::EXPOSE_ALL, ...


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If you assign an application to 'All Desktops', then it will follow you around as you switch desktops, and no matter which desktop you're in when you click the dock icon or select it with CMD-TAB, the application will come to the forefront on the desktop you're at.


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The GUI way: Open Activity Monitor. In the search field, type in 'Dock'. Select Dock in the results. Click on the black X directly above on the left. When asked if you are sure you want to quit the process, choose Quit. The Dock process will quit and restart. All your gestures/shortcuts will now work again.


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Restart Dock, of which Mission Control is a child process. In terminal, run: killall Dock


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I'm not aware of a setting for just clicking on the icon with the mouse other than a default for turning it off... defaults write com.apple.dock show-expose-menus -boolean You can change the behaviour of when you drag a file onto a dock icon though... Go to Finder Preferences and at the bottom of the general tab there is "Spring-Loaded folders and ...


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As far as I know, it’s not possible to show the Spaces Overview on both screens. It will always be shown in the primary display and the other will fade to black. I haven’t come across any utility that does that. Hyperspaces is nice, but it doesn’t do that. Although if you really use spaces, I’d recommend you give it a look. Read their blog and possibly ask ...


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This is impossible because Mission Control / Spaces / Exposé are actually controlled by the Dock. And you'll certainly have no end of trouble if you try to transplant the Dock between OS versions.


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It's a bug. Basically it's not setting focus onto the desktop, the focus is still on the Folder/File that you're renaming in the Finder window, the only difference is the Window is being 'drawn' off screen. If you do it then press F11 to slide it back in the rename box points will be a perfect fit. It probably shouldn't allow it, and I've never even seen it ...


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FunctionFlip allows you to change the function keys individually.


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Apparently setting the Number of recent items to None in general preferences does the trick. Unfortunately it also disables the Open Recent submenu, but I honestly care less: having an uncluttered minimized windows list in Exposé is much more important.


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You can't, it's Mission Control all the way. I'm actually quite happy with it, and made a pretty seamless transition. What features are you missing? You can do everything with Mission Control that you could do with Spaces and Exposé, with the sole exception of Spaces in rows. You can even assign applications to individual spaces; that option is in the app's ...


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You can restart the SystemUIServer by killing the process in Activity Monitor. It will auto restart. I think that should give you the desired effect without a reboot/logout.


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It happened again, and I tried simply closing the MacBook, waiting a couple of seconds, and reopening. Maybe it was a fluke, but it worked. I'll wait and see if it fixes the problem a second time to make sure that it really did something. This answer is less than ideal, e.g., if I'm in the middle of a big download, so I'd like to wait and see if this answer ...


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No, there is no way (right now) to be able to use app exposé in full screen mode. However, I don't think that this is because full screen takes up a whole space, because in Pages, I can have a full screen document open, while I'm working on my window document. I use app exposé and notice that I can see my full screen document, as well as my window document. ...


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You can turn on App Expose (for some reason in preferences it's not on by default) with a 4 finger gesture which is far better than peeking at window groupings within Mission Control.


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KeyRemap4MacBook does allow changing individual media keys. Save something like this as private.xml: <?xml version="1.0"?> <root> <item> <name>Change Expose to F19</name> <identifier>B83A0F12-896A-42C4-AE87-1F24EE0B989E</identifier> <autogen>--KeyToKey-- KeyCode::EXPOSE_ALL, ...


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Open System Preferences and click on "Mission Control". You'll see the keyboard shortcuts for expose and mission control at the bottom of this panel. For other keyboard shortcuts you can open the keyboard panel and then click on "keyboard shortcuts"


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You can also choose a key sequence for that using the Mission Control Preference Pane. The default is ⌃↓.


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This would make scrolling up (or dragging up with two fingers) over an icon show app Exposé: defaults write com.apple.dock scroll-to-open -bool true osascript -e 'quit app "Dock"'



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