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Setting a default news reader in 10.2 Tue Oct 08 2002 4,396 0
10.4: Copy the entire text of a Mail message Tue May 17 2005 4,395 1
Another method of ejecting mounted volumes Thu Nov 21 2002 4,394 4
Discover entitlements for sandboxed applications Tue Jun 26 2012 4,393 3
Start a Terminal window in the Dock Fri Feb 21 2003 4,393 8
Retain Safari search box terms on tab switch Wed Oct 06 2004 4,391 5
Remote activation of auto-login Thu May 10 2001 4,386 1
Import Address.app info into Palm Desktop Thu Dec 27 2001 4,386 7
Display slideshows in OpenOffice Wed Dec 08 2004 4,383 2
A 'type to select' enhancement in iTunes 7.1 Tue Mar 13 2007 4,383 1
Stupid dock tricks Fri Apr 06 2001 4,381 1
Adjust screen brightness while screensaver is active Thu Nov 13 2003 4,381 5
Slow-Motion Keynote slide thumbnail animation Tue Apr 05 2011 4,377 0
A script to show the folder for any Entourage message Wed Aug 17 2005 4,374 7
Restore contacts in Gmail Wed Dec 15 2010 4,373 1
Fix broken tabs on the Notebook view in Word 2008 Tue Oct 06 2009 4,373 0
Speedy access to Google from IE Thu Jun 20 2002 4,373 13
Enable small font size anti-aliasing in Chimera Mon Feb 03 2003 4,371 5
Download files directly to a Samba share Thu Nov 21 2002 4,371 6
Distributed builds in Xcode require 32-bit mode Mon Oct 18 2010 4,371 4
Import large iCal calendars to Now Up-To-Date via Palm Tue Mar 16 2004 4,370 3
Delete some or all of text entered into Spotlight menu Mon Sep 14 2009 4,370 10
Open Cocoa applications in the background Mon Nov 03 2003 4,370 27
Further updates on the site upgrade... Fri Jun 02 2006 4,368 10
Editing configurations in Internet Connect Wed Mar 31 2004 4,364 0
Avoid rend errors when pasting images in iChat AV Fri Jul 11 2003 4,363 2
Today's an iTunes4 day... Tue Apr 29 2003 4,362 3
Run OSX apps on a Unix file system Mon Oct 22 2001 4,362 2
Don't quit apps - hide them! Sun Jun 03 2001 4,361 5
Reduce RAM allocation in Classic to reduce crashes Mon Jan 14 2002 4,359 5
iTunes music sharing and Firewalk X 2 port settings Thu Feb 05 2004 4,358 1
The MacOSXHints Monthly Hint Contest Mon Jan 17 2011 4,357 5
A script to open PopFile from Mail.app Fri Dec 19 2003 4,355 5
Using Mactopia document templates in Word v.X Wed Aug 07 2002 4,355 4
Fix a popt compile error/sodipodi compile Thu Jun 24 2004 4,355 0
Solving an 'Unexpected error' during printing Mon Jul 22 2002 4,353 10
A shortcut to open multiple inspectors in iWork Fri Sep 22 2006 4,353 1
Malformed bookmark URLs may cause Safari crashes Tue Jan 21 2003 4,351 6
UK daylight savings time Sun Mar 25 2001 4,351 0
Keep 3G connections alive while also using WiFi Tue May 31 2011 4,350 5
Dismiss repeated alert windows in the Calendar Tue Feb 04 2014 4,350 2
Drag events from Outlook to iCal Wed Mar 28 2012 4,349 3
Run multiple versions of Explorer on one VirtualPC Thu Feb 24 2005 4,349 5
10.7: Keep Silver Aerogel blur effect in Terminal at all times Wed Mar 07 2012 4,348 8
Debugging a Word v.X crash problem Tue Mar 26 2002 4,348 4
Disable iTunes plug-ins in the Finder Wed Apr 03 2002 4,348 3
Find if an application is from the Mac App Store Tue Jul 31 2012 4,347 9
Disable Go to Folder in Finder's Go menu Wed Sep 05 2012 4,346 4
Force 'rm' to run in interactive mode per directory Mon Oct 14 2002 4,346 18
Adjust browser width on a per-Spaces basis Mon Nov 16 2009 4,346 1
Possibly assign two actions for one mouse button Fri Jun 24 2005 4,344 3
Another way to run Classic Finder Sat Apr 14 2001 4,344 2
Remove bogus entries from Safari's history file Tue Feb 04 2003 4,341 3
Import old NeXTSTEP/Openstep mailboxes to Mail Wed May 17 2006 4,341 3
Make event emails sent from 10.6 iCal Server come from actual user Tue Mar 29 2011 4,341 5
Use random signatures in MT-NewsWatcher Mon May 10 2010 4,340 0
Terminal directory navigation with the tab key Mon May 13 2002 4,338 4
Printing to unsupported printers Sun Mar 25 2001 4,337 7
Safari JavaScript bug can affect counting page elements Tue Oct 28 2003 4,335 1
Encrypted Retrospect FMP backups to a Snap Server Wed Apr 21 2004 4,334 1
Quickly changing volume on a password protected iPhone Thu Jul 28 2011 4,332 3
Changing default settings for user's web sites Wed Apr 30 2003 4,332 0
Fix random Mail.app crashes Mon Feb 23 2004 4,332 3
Use old style NeXTSTEP icons in Mail Tue Nov 15 2011 4,331 11
Link to a Visor PDA? Mon Nov 27 2000 4,330 3
Open several apps and docs with a double-click Mon May 17 2004 4,325 10
View onscreen modifier key images Tue Jan 14 2003 4,325 5
Collect RSS feed URLs from Mail Mon Jul 30 2012 4,324 3
Add support for floppy disk drives Sun Apr 14 2002 4,321 7
Radical fix for dead iMac center fan Tue Jun 04 2013 4,320 5
Speed up SSL connections in Mozilla 1.0+ Mon Jun 17 2002 4,318 8
Reply with only selected text quoted in Mail on iPhone 3.0 Thu Jun 18 2009 4,318 2
Zoom in on Flash-based content Tue Mar 04 2003 4,318 0
10.1 and stall on startup Tue Oct 02 2001 4,316 7
Share VirtualPC 7 images between users on one Mac Wed Nov 17 2004 4,316 4
Zingg! - Open With pop-up Mon Apr 22 2002 4,315 0
Dashboard Doesn't Lock (Feature or Security Issue?) Thu Sep 15 2011 4,313 6
10.6: View queued job counts and ink status Mon Sep 14 2009 4,313 2
Let Finder redisplay seemingly-vanished files Tue Dec 04 2007 4,311 4
10.7: Safari-like navigation in the Finder Mon Dec 19 2011 4,311 4
10.7: Changed behavior in replying to Sent Mail messages Fri Nov 04 2011 4,308 5
Fix a Finder glitch when updating apps by drag and drop Fri Dec 23 2011 4,308 4
A script for a clipboard dictionary lookup tool Wed Nov 19 2003 4,308 11
Keyboard navigation of the menu bar and dock Tue Oct 02 2001 4,307 11
Easy browsing of compressed system logs Wed May 15 2002 4,307 5
Another Wacom - Inkwell fix Mon Sep 30 2002 4,307 4
Remember to activate junk mail filtering in Mail Thu Oct 10 2002 4,307 26
Getting Pages to cooperate with the keyboard page up and page down buttons Mon Feb 28 2011 4,306 5
Sitting in for Rob Mon Apr 24 2006 4,305 1
iTunes2.0.1 released Fri Nov 02 2001 4,302 30
Fix Save for Web permissions error in Adobe Illustrator Tue Jul 15 2003 4,301 11
Synchronize USENET news progress with MT-Newswatcher Tue Jan 06 2004 4,300 1
Command-click sidebar items to open in new windows Mon Nov 17 2003 4,299 2
Transferring iCal events between a Palm and a T68i Wed Jul 30 2003 4,298 2
Downloading RealOne Player ouside the USA Fri Mar 14 2003 4,293 4
10.7: Hold Option in Launchpad to quickly delete or move an App Wed Oct 12 2011 4,293 6
Force the Finder to search for leading spaces in names Thu Apr 22 2004 4,293 4
Easter egg in DragThing 4.0 Thu Mar 22 2001 4,290 5
New poll posted... Tue Sep 19 2006 4,289 3
Remove double instance of Desktop entry in Save menu Mon Jan 30 2006 4,288 2