How to Calculate Exchange Rate with Spotlight Search

Are you wondering what 10 USD converts to in Euros, Pounds, or another currency? Mac OS X Yosemite introduced a new feature in Spotlight to easily do this.

Steps

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    Open Spotlight Search. You can do this by either clicking on its icon in the top right corner of the menu bar, or by pressing the shortcut Cmd+Space.
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    Type in the amount you'd like to convert plus the currency (USD, Canadian Dollar, Euro, Pound, etc), followed by to X. X being the currency you want to convert it to.
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    It will show the amount converted to the one you requested and also converted into a few more popular currencies below it.

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