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Hint TitleDateViewedCmnts
A two-fingered scrolling trick for the new PowerBooks Mon May 16 2005 4,872 4
A fix for a MySQL5 Control Panel system boot crash Wed Nov 09 2005 4,871 0
Perform Subversion operations from the Scripts menu Mon May 21 2007 4,871 5
Grab text with Stickies service Thu May 10 2001 4,871 7
Put Google search results in the IE sidebar Thu Jul 18 2002 4,870 1
Bunches of phone hints follow... Thu Jul 06 2006 4,870 3
Temporarily override volume key sound setting Wed Oct 16 2002 4,869 2
Safari: Hide images in RSS feeds Thu Mar 10 2011 4,869 2
Resize specific text elements on a page in Safari Fri Mar 25 2011 4,867 16
A workaround for a .Mac sync issue on complex URLs Mon Jul 18 2005 4,866 1
Please support the Hurricane Katrina relief efforts Thu Sep 01 2005 4,862 27
Allow and deny printing by specific SSH users Fri Sep 27 2002 4,862 0
Use Google secure search with LaunchBar Wed Jun 23 2010 4,860 5
'Find Next' works across applications Mon May 19 2003 4,859 6
Another solution for Rendezvous printing issues Tue Nov 09 2004 4,859 2
Run non-contiguous searches in the Finder Fri May 28 2004 4,858 4
A fix for shared dial-up connection issues Tue Feb 12 2002 4,858 3
Child-proof your dock Mon May 13 2002 4,857 0
View Safari Beta 2 recent search and form history Thu Apr 24 2003 4,856 5
macosxhints.com reaches a minor milestone... Mon Feb 07 2005 4,854 16
Installed fonts may cause Adobe app install issues Wed Feb 04 2004 4,851 4
View bandwidth of iTunes downloads Fri Sep 10 2010 4,851 5
A login script to fix sendmail permissions Sun May 05 2002 4,851 11
3D Collada file support Wed Oct 26 2011 4,849 8
Use a one-button mouse with Maya PLE Mon Jun 10 2002 4,847 4
New poll on drive space posted Sun Mar 09 2008 4,846 18
iOS 5: Deleting music on the device Thu Feb 16 2012 4,846 5
iOS: Quickly skip ahead or back by month in iOS Calendar app Wed Apr 04 2012 4,846 1
Regular expression reference for BBEdit Fri Apr 19 2013 4,846 3
Purple pdf compositor Sun Nov 26 2000 4,845 4
Command-click on Stack items to show in Finder Mon Oct 12 2009 4,845 6
A fix for iSync 1.1 failure after Palm Desktop 4.1 upgrade Tue Aug 26 2003 4,843 0
An AppleScript to display Technorati rank in Skype Tue Feb 27 2007 4,843 1
Mighty Mouse scroll ball behavior in the Adobe CS2 suite Tue Oct 03 2006 4,842 2
Sync calendars to an older iPod Mon Dec 17 2012 4,842 1
Make PDFs worth with Acrobat Reader for Palm Mon Mar 24 2003 4,839 8
Restore the iTunes3 icon for iTunes4 Tue Apr 29 2003 4,838 1
Temporarily lock a dynamic terminal title Thu Aug 22 2002 4,831 2
Use a Folder Action to create a 'wannabe' iPod Shuffle Thu Jun 04 2009 4,829 1
Change the size of Witch's pop-up preview image Tue Jun 15 2010 4,829 4
Use Stickies as clean backdrop Tue Jun 08 2004 4,828 2
renice functional in 10.1 Tue Sep 25 2001 4,826 0
Move forward and back in iCal with the Magic Mouse Fri Nov 20 2009 4,826 4
Set default browser for Adobe help files Mon Apr 21 2003 4,825 8
Use Pages to create quick thumbnails Thu Feb 10 2005 4,824 4
Use any font in Terminal Mon Aug 29 2011 4,822 3
New poll: Which is your favorite Mac? Thu Apr 26 2012 4,820 24
How to make RealPlayer and Chimera coexist Tue Oct 15 2002 4,819 4
Use PreEdit to edit preference files Thu Jan 10 2002 4,817 0
Prevent QuickTime takeover of Mozilla Flash content Fri Jul 19 2002 4,817 5
New poll posted about the Mac Pro Tue Aug 15 2006 4,816 4
Set the secondary iChat sort to alpha order Mon Jan 26 2004 4,816 2
Drag and drop print jobs to the PrintCenter icon Mon Dec 30 2002 4,815 3
Import or convert to specified location using iTunes Wed May 05 2004 4,815 2
10.7: Command+Tab now stops at the end of the bezel Thu Oct 27 2011 4,814 30
Safari cookies may fail with future dates Mon Mar 08 2004 4,813 5
Find the latest Symantec uninstaller information Mon Dec 19 2005 4,812 0
10.7: Scripting a fix for the loss of the Command+D shortcut Fri Jul 22 2011 4,811 13
Use Safari to create numbered duplicates of files Tue May 05 2009 4,810 6
10.7: Restore secondary Click on MBP 4.1 Trackpad Thu Oct 13 2011 4,809 0
10.6: Scroll through apps with Exposť and Tab key Mon Feb 28 2011 4,808 1
Email iPhoto images with Entourage Fri May 10 2002 4,808 3
10.6: Google search in Terminal contextual menu Mon Feb 28 2011 4,807 5
AppleScript OS 9 to OS X - Read Write File Wed Nov 14 2001 4,806 2
Prefling - Pref panes in the dock Mon Sep 23 2002 4,805 1
'Mac OS X Hints: Jaguar Edition' - now shipping! Fri May 09 2003 4,805 7
A startup crash with certain CDs and Classic-free Macs Tue Nov 25 2003 4,805 5
10.4: View secure iChat certificate details Tue Nov 01 2005 4,802 0
A script to speedup audio file playback on iPod Mon Oct 04 2010 4,801 1
Cannot boot to NetRestore Image Wed Dec 14 2011 4,801 5
View multi-page previews of Word files on Finder icons Thu Aug 16 2012 4,800 1
Use local network image downloads in the screen saver Fri Jul 29 2005 4,800 1
Reverse iPhoto rotations via the keyboard Tue Jan 15 2002 4,799 1
Create a google search sheet in browsers Mon Sep 23 2002 4,799 14
Using command-tab with Keyboard Maestro in 10.2 Tue Oct 08 2002 4,798 8
Set iPhoto5 image preview size via icons Tue Jul 05 2005 4,798 4
Copy Calculator results on iPhone OS 3.0 Tue Jun 23 2009 4,797 4
Interface with del.icio.us without bookmarks bar Mon Jul 24 2006 4,796 2
Switch modem scripts to possibly fix connection errors Wed Oct 27 2004 4,796 1
See details of an app's virtual size Fri Oct 19 2012 4,795 1
Launch Terminal commands via Finder filenames Wed Feb 26 2003 4,795 10
Be aware of case insensivity in the Terminal Tue Nov 11 2003 4,793 1
Restore smart sorting in non-English iTunes 7 Tue Sep 19 2006 4,793 11
Script Sherlock and TextEdit to batch-define terms Fri Oct 15 2004 4,792 2
Enable the Filters menu in GIMP 2 Wed Aug 02 2006 4,789 0
Instantly reveal long filenames Mon Mar 26 2001 4,789 2
Tile a background image Fri Oct 19 2001 4,785 5
Temporarily override iChat away message preference Sat Dec 27 2003 4,785 2
Window placement with Apple's X11 and dual screens Wed Jan 21 2004 4,785 1
No new hints Nov 26/27 Thu Nov 26 2009 4,784 6
Use keyboard shortcuts to go to favorite mailboxes Wed Nov 07 2012 4,783 1
Use Preview to create selective saturation photos Wed Sep 23 2009 4,782 7
Cool jEdit/RBrowser/OS X feature Sat Dec 16 2000 4,782 5
Unix mail notifications via Growl Tue Jun 14 2011 4,781 7
Copy and Paste files with keyboard shortcuts Wed Mar 06 2002 4,780 1
Hierarchical menus from a folder alias in the dock Thu Mar 29 2001 4,778 5
USB ports and locked drives on xServes Wed Aug 21 2002 4,778 6
Install the ScriptMenu menubar widget Tue Oct 02 2001 4,777 4
Switch between open iChat windows Sat Aug 24 2002 4,776 4
Remove Microsoft Word backups via AppleScript Thu Jan 27 2005 4,775 2