Entering and Exiting Full Screen View

You can quickly switch between Full Screen view and your workspace layout in the Aperture main window.

To enter Full Screen view
Do one of the following:
  • In Mac OS X v10.6, click the Full Screen button in the toolbar in the Aperture main window.

    Figure. Full Screen button in the toolbar.
  • In Mac OS X v10.7, click the Full Screen button at the top-right corner of the Aperture main window.

    Figure. Full Scree button at the top-right corner of the Aperture window.
  • Press F.

The Aperture main window disappears, and your images appear in Full Screen view.

To exit Full Screen view
Do one of the following:
  • Click the Exit Full Screen button in the Full Screen view toolbar (or press F).

    Figure. Exit Full Screen button in the Full Screen view toolbar.
  • Press Esc (Escape).

The workspace view you were working in before entering Full Screen view reappears.

Note: When you quit Aperture while working in Full Screen view on Mac OS v10.7.2 or later, Aperture returns to Full Screen view the next time you open the application. You can bypass Full Screen view and return to the main Aperture workspace by pressing Shift-Option while opening Aperture.