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Hint TitleDateViewedCmnts
Transferring iCal events between a Palm and a T68i Wed Jul 30 2003 4,298 2
Force the Finder to search for leading spaces in names Thu Apr 22 2004 4,298 4
New poll posted... Tue Sep 19 2006 4,295 3
Easter egg in DragThing 4.0 Thu Mar 22 2001 4,294 5
Remove double instance of Desktop entry in Save menu Mon Jan 30 2006 4,293 2
Add a Hide Others shortcut - revisited Sat Nov 17 2001 4,292 2
10.9: Convert gitolite managed git repositories to Xcode Server Tue Jun 17 2014 4,292 0
View the Mail.app team pictures Fri Jan 10 2003 4,288 1
Remotely display Office 2004 version info Mon Jul 17 2006 4,286 5
Quickly exit edit mode in iPhoto5 Thu Jan 27 2005 4,285 2
An AppleScript to securely erase files Thu Apr 11 2002 4,283 7
Create sets of applications for easy launching Tue Oct 29 2002 4,283 19
10.7: Fix for iTunes preventing installation of Xcode 4.1 Mon Jul 25 2011 4,283 4
Find What's Being Excluded from Backups and Remove Backup Exclusion Metadata Mon Jul 16 2012 4,281 5
Disable cascading windows in Safari Tue Jan 14 2003 4,281 0
Tons of new hints today ... again! Tue May 17 2005 4,280 3
PR: Portraits and Prints Template Makerâ„¢ Tue Dec 04 2001 4,279 1
Use 'shake to shuffle' mode from mini-player Tue Sep 29 2009 4,278 3
Remove zoom rects in the Finder Fri May 04 2001 4,275 3
Hiding applications via a programmable mouse Mon Oct 14 2002 4,275 7
Export Safari bookmarks to XBEL Fri Apr 09 2004 4,275 0
Welcome to the new macosxhints.com Sun Feb 16 2003 4,274 36
A fix for an eccentric pointer with USB Overdrive Wed Mar 10 2004 4,274 4
Add fonts to the built-in Stickies widget Mon Apr 25 2011 4,274 2
Adobe Bridge CS5: Keep folders on external volumes in favorites bar Wed May 25 2011 4,271 1
Create folders via Save As menu item in Acrobat Tue Aug 16 2005 4,271 2
Rearrange your menubar icons [10.1] Wed Sep 26 2001 4,271 1
10.7: Mission Control with older keyboards Tue Oct 04 2011 4,268 3
Avoid competing Terminal window title commands Sun Nov 16 2003 4,268 3
Print colorized fonts from emacs Wed Mar 05 2003 4,267 2
Yet another means of sharing a protected folder Fri Jul 26 2002 4,264 1
10.7: Viewing Email when Organized by Conversation Tue Jan 31 2012 4,263 8
Print from page 2 onwards Wed Dec 14 2011 4,262 3
Set custom speed of iPad Picture Frame slideshows Tue Apr 03 2012 4,261 2
Drag files from Safari 5 Downloads popup Mon May 14 2012 4,260 2
Changing shortcuts in Cocoa applications Fri Jul 19 2002 4,259 8
Create a multiple-user mailbox in Mail Fri Sep 13 2002 4,257 3
Create new tabs in Firefox PR1 via a double-click Wed Oct 06 2004 4,257 1
A performance tip for Delicious Library Wed Feb 16 2005 4,256 0
New poll: Mac App Store and software purchases Fri Jun 01 2012 4,254 14
Installing Classic with a non-English OS 9 CD Thu Jul 31 2003 4,249 0
Easily assign layer color labels in Photoshop Fri Oct 11 2002 4,249 2
An AppleScript to rotate Finder windows Wed May 01 2002 4,246 1
Quoting replies in mail.app Sun Apr 15 2001 4,244 7
Use bundled scripts to tweak VirtualPC settings Fri Oct 01 2004 4,243 0
Use 'nice' to reduce File Sharing load? Wed Mar 28 2001 4,240 6
10.5: Expand compressed files on read-only media Wed Jan 16 2008 4,239 1
Colorized 'ls' in the Terminal Thu Nov 22 2001 4,238 6
Use the character palette to create Finder MP3 ratings Wed Sep 04 2002 4,237 2
Jump to locations in open/save dialogs Tue May 22 2001 4,235 3
Mail lots of files to one recipient in multiple messages Wed Mar 24 2004 4,235 10
An Address Book script for MailSmith users Mon May 03 2004 4,235 1
10.7: See Exposé view of an app in the background Tue Feb 07 2012 4,235 4
Relocated home folder and a non-emptiable trash Tue Jun 01 2004 4,234 23
Resizing the dock Wed Feb 07 2001 4,234 0
Free units conversion app in OS X Thu May 31 2001 4,234 8
Really ... the new site is coming soon! Fri Jan 17 2003 4,232 16
Use an internal LiveUpdate server with OS 9.0.x clients Mon Feb 23 2004 4,230 1
Enabling modem routing via NAT on ppp0 Sun Feb 24 2002 4,230 0
Multiple language support Sun Feb 11 2001 4,228 2
Remove the 'minor problem' message Tue Dec 12 2000 4,227 1
10.7: Open print jobs Mon Aug 15 2011 4,226 2
Ease text recreation after an application crash Thu Jan 10 2008 4,226 3
Add custom icon to digital cameras Mon Dec 22 2003 4,225 4
Find Airborne tracking numbers for Macs returning from repair Thu Apr 17 2003 4,224 2
10.5: Rearrange entire Spaces panes via drag and drop Tue Nov 13 2007 4,223 3
Creating strong passwords for OS X Thu May 17 2001 4,222 5
A mini-review of OS X native TaxCut Deluxe Sat Jan 12 2002 4,222 7
Update LinkSys VPN endpoints with DHCP-assigned WAN IPs Fri May 23 2003 4,221 2
Make Macromedia Dreamweaver MX work with FileVault Mon Jan 03 2005 4,217 0
Happy New Year! Fri Dec 31 2010 4,217 1
A fix for failing DiskWarrior CD update burns Thu Feb 05 2004 4,214 2
iCal uses fn key in Go to Date window Tue Mar 01 2011 4,211 8
Bunches of hints today... Fri May 13 2005 4,210 9
Send screenshots to clipboard Wed May 01 2002 4,210 3
Use aliases as a command memory aid Sat Jul 06 2002 4,210 3
Force iTunes to update 'played song' status Wed Jan 29 2003 4,205 8
Easily copy the currently open folder in the Finder Wed Apr 28 2004 4,205 9
Get Account Info in Mail Thu Jun 09 2011 4,205 8
Workaround problem saving photos from Mountain Lion Mail to iPhoto Thu Oct 11 2012 4,205 1
Solution for weird NFS mount names Thu Dec 13 2001 4,204 4
Reduce FileMaker Pro 7 launch times Fri Mar 26 2004 4,204 6
Send notifcations to groups with iCal and Address Book Mon Mar 14 2005 4,203 4
Cool uses for the command key Tue Apr 03 2001 4,202 0
Drag links in Safari to view target URLs Mon Jan 13 2003 4,202 3
Avoid issues with Java applets in browsers and SOCKS proxy Mon Dec 01 2003 4,199 0
Bluetooth Menulet -- Create Diagnostics Report Wed Aug 31 2011 4,196 4
macosxhints is closed for President's Day... Mon Feb 18 2008 4,194 4
Fixing backup / iOS updates Mon Mar 28 2011 4,193 5
Poor-man's AppleScript vocalizer Mon Jun 13 2011 4,193 7
Swap panorama pan direction on iPhone Mon Oct 01 2012 4,192 0
Set keyboard shortcuts to share web Page from Safari via Twitter or Messages Thu Aug 16 2012 4,189 2
Use Print Center Repair to fix troublesome printers Mon Dec 02 2002 4,188 1
Access application help files in Internet Explorer Mon Jun 16 2003 4,187 5
Scroll left and right via scrollwheel in iPhoto2 Mon Feb 03 2003 4,186 3
A fix for a Wacom Graphire, X11, and Exposé issue Mon Aug 30 2004 4,185 1
Internal modem and flash dial modifier workaround Thu Oct 18 2007 4,184 0
Faster Finder scrolling with scroll wheel mice Thu Nov 01 2001 4,183 4
Change the modification date on iPhoto imports Mon Jan 14 2002 4,183 7
OS 9 to OS X switching failure on Beige G3s Sat Jan 26 2002 4,182 5