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Hint TitleDateViewedCmnts
A script to restart NetInfo parent databases Tue Oct 01 2002 2,775 1
Use the Apple Remote to show the boot drive menu Wed May 27 2009 2,776 0
Rate iTunes3 songs from the Dock Mon Jul 22 2002 2,778 7
Strange entry in Help Center Preferences file Mon Sep 16 2002 2,778 1
A fix for OroborOSX hang at startup Wed Sep 25 2002 2,778 6
Creating tab groups in Chimera via file editing Tue Dec 03 2002 2,780 3
Easy screen captures [10.1] Wed Sep 26 2001 2,781 2
MacOSXHints Contest June Featured Hint Category Wed Jun 01 2011 2,785 1
Odd drive problem and fix for new dual G4 Macs Sun Sep 15 2002 2,786 1
Great UNIX reference source Tue Nov 13 2001 2,790 1
Get help from Mac Help on how to use help Sun Nov 10 2002 2,790 3
Defaults commands page Mon Jan 15 2001 2,793 0
Shortcut key to start under X Thu Sep 06 2001 2,797 4
PR - WindowShade X 1.0 Thu Oct 18 2001 2,799 5
Create Eudora messages with attachments via drag and drop Wed Jan 28 2004 2,799 3
Download random iTunes to your MP3 player Thu May 30 2002 2,801 1
Import Gnome Cards into Address Book Fri Sep 13 2002 2,802 0
Debugging a broken tcsh history Thu Jun 20 2002 2,803 4
Accessing a volume named '/' Mon Nov 26 2001 2,805 3
Full page keyboard scrolling in Internet Explorer Fri Apr 26 2002 2,806 5
Command-option-drag files in open and save dialogs Thu Mar 21 2002 2,807 8
iChat places user's faces in the dock Tue Sep 24 2002 2,808 1
Upgrade from beta? Thu Mar 15 2001 2,809 6
Search Google from the desktop Sat Jun 29 2002 2,809 6
FireWire networking product released Fri Dec 07 2001 2,813 3
Browsers and OS X Server categories populated Sun Feb 23 2003 2,813 2
Quick Look an inline graphic in Messages Fri Jul 27 2012 2,813 1
MacOSXHints Contest May Featured Hint Category Tue May 03 2011 2,816 3
Console.app auto-hide feature Wed Feb 13 2002 2,817 3
Use a PCI FireWire card for selective device startup Wed Aug 06 2003 2,817 3
Monitor Toast's burn progress in the dock Mon Jan 26 2004 2,818 2
Version info from the command line Tue Aug 28 2001 2,819 1
Automate FTP server logins from the Terminal Mon Dec 10 2001 2,820 2
MacOSXHints celebrates its first birthday! Sun Nov 04 2001 2,827 3
Trim podcasts intros with AppleScript Thu Jul 12 2012 2,827 3
Eliminate jagged X / Classic desktop transition Thu Dec 27 2001 2,828 4
Fix the contrast keys on PowerBooks Thu Apr 12 2001 2,831 0
Sherlock word substitutions file Wed Jul 18 2001 2,832 0
Download iTunes podcasts via a double-click Wed Aug 09 2006 2,832 0
Fix for applications appearing as folders Wed Mar 28 2001 2,833 1
OS X GNU software packages Wed Jul 04 2001 2,833 0
Finding missing services Mon Aug 20 2001 2,833 5
OS X and metadata and the future... Thu Dec 06 2001 2,835 8
Backing up OS X Mon Aug 27 2001 2,836 1
Dock pop-ups function in the background Sat Oct 06 2001 2,836 0
Yet another calendar program Fri Jul 12 2002 2,836 0
Track your web stats with Urchin Thu Dec 27 2001 2,836 0
Clear password entry field in the shell Thu Oct 17 2002 2,836 3
How to move a message to a single-account Mail inbox Mon Nov 24 2003 2,836 2
Access the file path popup menu in the Open dialog for iCloud-compatible apps Wed Aug 15 2012 2,836 0
Navigable 'Volumes' pop-up in dock Thu Dec 13 2001 2,840 1
iAddressX, ASM, and large Address Book lists... Fri Oct 04 2002 2,841 7
Possible solution to '?' icon at startup Thu May 31 2001 2,847 1
Share one desktop between 9.1 and X Wed Apr 04 2001 2,849 4
Use layered Photoshop files as desktop images Mon Mar 24 2003 2,851 0
Add a Services menu to the menubar Fri Nov 28 2003 2,851 0
Airport Software Base Station kills Classic net access Tue Apr 10 2001 2,856 0
Latest IE update now supports anchors on pages Mon Oct 07 2002 2,856 0
Using name-based virtual hosts on OS X Mon Jul 09 2001 2,857 0
Date oddities with files copied to Zip disks Mon Jul 29 2002 2,858 3
Replace Notes app brown title bar with gray Wed Aug 22 2012 2,862 2
Things to watch for when upgrading to 10.1 Thu Sep 27 2001 2,863 3
Making OS X Server accept POSTs from CGIs Thu Jul 19 2001 2,865 1
Terminal font spacing issue with TinkerTool Fri Aug 31 2001 2,866 2
Skip multiple songs in shuffle mode in iTunes 7 Mon Sep 18 2006 2,866 0
Command-release dock submenus Fri Jun 22 2001 2,867 2
Making timezone and date settings stick Mon Nov 11 2002 2,871 2
Replace network startup message and other hacks Fri Apr 13 2001 2,872 0
Quick fix for ZiO card readers in 10.1.3 Thu Feb 21 2002 2,874 4
Ampersand sign in file names causes Bluetooth problems Thu Oct 23 2003 2,874 1
More hints later today... Mon Feb 02 2004 2,877 8
Find missed callers by telephone number in Address Book Mon Dec 01 2003 2,878 3
An AppleScript to emulate an up button Sat Jan 12 2002 2,879 8
Move the mail.app drawer to the left Sat Mar 24 2001 2,880 3
Perl 5.8.0 installer available Tue Jul 23 2002 2,881 2
Take a look at the 'coming soon' macosxhints.com... Sun Feb 09 2003 2,881 40
10.7: Mail behavior in conversation mode Wed Dec 07 2011 2,881 1
Logging DAVE users Wed Feb 20 2002 2,882 0
Add new fonts to GLTerm Sat Jan 11 2003 2,883 1
More hints coming a bit later today... Mon May 08 2006 2,883 2
Block Windows worms from your server Wed Feb 06 2002 2,887 3
Bug in Finder list view Tue May 22 2001 2,890 2
Go to web pages from a shell Mon Oct 15 2001 2,892 4
Set up an HP 2500CM inkjet printer with OS X 10.2 Tue Sep 10 2002 2,892 2
Unofficial driver for Epson Stylus Photo 750 Fri Mar 01 2002 2,893 2
Enable Rendezvous services on Linux Mon Dec 15 2003 2,893 5
New Poll: The Obligatory Mountain Lion Poll Tue Jul 24 2012 2,893 22
Resolving problems with fink programs Thu Sep 05 2002 2,896 1
Prevent accidental folder dragging in Safari Fri Jan 10 2003 2,897 4
Remove dock poof remnants Wed Mar 28 2001 2,898 0
Disable iMovie3 plug-ins the easy way Mon Feb 10 2003 2,900 4
Support more encodings in TextEdit Tue Feb 26 2002 2,901 2
Cocoa "optimizer" application Mon Apr 09 2001 2,903 1
Using emusic.com RMP playlists in iTunes 3.0 Tue Jul 23 2002 2,905 1
Subscribing to Sherlock3 channels in Mozilla Thu Oct 17 2002 2,909 2
Remember to update 9.1 prior to OS X install Thu Apr 12 2001 2,911 0
Apple releases Sherlock3 development kit Mon Nov 18 2002 2,911 4
Graphically set the time Tue Mar 13 2001 2,912 3
Disable version checking to prevent StuffIt crashes Sat Nov 15 2003 2,912 0
Script to Pause and Resume Growl with a Hidden Menu Icon Thu Aug 23 2012 2,914 4