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Create a new user for high-CPU-usage apps
Authored by: xavierbdm on Sep 17, '04 01:27:48PM

I actually use ClipBoard sharing exactly for this purpose: I have two users: a pro and a personal one.
My personal address books syncs with my personal .mac, and because .mac sync alas does not allow synching only specific groups, I do have to keep the pro and personal address books unsynched. so I switch user, go pick (copy) a phone number or address and switch back, then just take the clipboard from the personal user!
Clean and easy.
And ClipBoard sharing is really handy for quick and dirty transmission of info accross the office (and the multiple clipboard prevents any erasing of your colleagues previosu clipboard ;-) )
Interesting to see that the current Office banner ad on the site now portrays exactly that: user switching between pro and personal life... Nice coincidence.

regarding issues with access to files, you have to start saving files in Shared, and permissions can become a bit of a headache though...

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iMac G4 17 800/512/80 + powerbook firewire G3 500/512/30



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