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Use an internal LiveUpdate server with OS 9.0.x clients Mon Feb 23 2004 4,257 1
Add custom icon to digital cameras Mon Dec 22 2003 4,256 4
Solution for weird NFS mount names Thu Dec 13 2001 4,256 4
OS 9 to OS X switching failure on Beige G3s Sat Jan 26 2002 4,255 5
Update LinkSys VPN endpoints with DHCP-assigned WAN IPs Fri May 23 2003 4,255 2
Provide limited, secure, ad hoc access to iOS device Wed May 08 2013 4,255 9
iOS 5: Show hourly forecast in the Weather app Mon Dec 19 2011 4,254 3
See recent searches in Safari 6 Tue Aug 07 2012 4,254 3
Send screenshots to clipboard Wed May 01 2002 4,250 3
Use aliases as a command memory aid Sat Jul 06 2002 4,250 3
Faster Finder scrolling with scroll wheel mice Thu Nov 01 2001 4,247 4
10.7: Exit TextEdit quickly without Save prompt Wed Sep 28 2011 4,246 3
Easily copy the currently open folder in the Finder Wed Apr 28 2004 4,243 9
Scroll left and right via scrollwheel in iPhoto2 Mon Feb 03 2003 4,242 3
Bunches of hints today... Fri May 13 2005 4,240 9
Send notifcations to groups with iCal and Address Book Mon Mar 14 2005 4,238 4
How to force an update to QuickTime Thu Jan 03 2002 4,238 13
Two editing keyboard shortcuts Wed Feb 22 2012 4,238 4
macosxhints is closed for President's Day... Mon Feb 18 2008 4,238 4
Reduce FileMaker Pro 7 launch times Fri Mar 26 2004 4,237 6
Cool uses for the command key Tue Apr 03 2001 4,235 0
Make Macromedia Dreamweaver MX work with FileVault Mon Jan 03 2005 4,234 0
Captcha added for hint submission and registration Sun Oct 25 2009 4,234 11
Force iTunes to update 'played song' status Wed Jan 29 2003 4,232 8
Enlarge the album art window in iTunes4 Wed May 14 2003 4,229 2
Use Print Center Repair to fix troublesome printers Mon Dec 02 2002 4,227 1
Drag queued print jobs between printers Fri Jan 24 2003 4,226 2
Internal modem and flash dial modifier workaround Thu Oct 18 2007 4,226 0
Make uneditable events in iCal editable Mon Jun 20 2011 4,225 4
10.7: Mail 5 Contact Photos for RSS Fri Jul 22 2011 4,225 1
A discussion on running multiple finders Sun Mar 25 2001 4,224 4
Speed dock and Finder window interaction Sun Apr 07 2002 4,219 4
Reset Firefox preserving bookmarks on many machines Wed Mar 09 2011 4,217 2
10.7: ScrollBar AREA not showing Tue Aug 16 2011 4,216 2
Use Google for OmniWeb searches Tue Nov 13 2001 4,216 6
Invisible partitions cause Classic install problems Fri Nov 22 2002 4,215 3
Access application help files in Internet Explorer Mon Jun 16 2003 4,215 5
More 10.5 hints coming later ... Mon Oct 29 2007 4,214 3
10.3: Finder saves search terms across reboots Mon Nov 10 2003 4,213 0
Fix RSS bookmarks with no count in Safari Fri Jul 30 2010 4,212 3
Retain image info with Nokia 6600 and iView Media Pro Tue Mar 30 2004 4,212 0
A fix for a Wacom Graphire, X11, and Exposť issue Mon Aug 30 2004 4,210 1
Open Firmware passwords and non-US keyboards Tue Oct 16 2001 4,209 0
Getting more information about your iOS device Thu Oct 27 2011 4,207 8
Put Aperture stacks in any order during creation Wed Oct 17 2007 4,207 0
A possible fix for an esound error Thu Nov 04 2004 4,206 2
Preview crops In Aperture Tue Jan 22 2008 4,206 2
Fix PDF display in browser issues Thu May 02 2013 4,204 0
Guest editors this week... Mon Jul 13 2009 4,203 2
A fix for an iSync Error - E_FMS_FILE_FOUND Mon Feb 09 2004 4,199 0
Removing periods from mailbox names Wed Jan 19 2011 4,198 0
Group reminders from several lists in a single list Fri Aug 03 2012 4,198 5
Automate sending reminders in Entourage Wed Nov 03 2010 4,197 1
Reduce the X to Classic visual shock Wed Apr 11 2001 4,197 2
Free drive space by eliminating OS 9 application bits Tue Jul 09 2002 4,195 7
Use both versions of Keynote concurrently Wed Jan 26 2005 4,195 1
Only show messages in inbox in VIPs mailbox Wed Nov 07 2012 4,193 1
Replace Keynote graphics in the Finder Tue Jan 21 2003 4,193 0
macosxhints and versiontracker searches for Mozilla Firebird Fri Sep 12 2003 4,193 4
10.7: Click while swiping to move over two Spaces Fri Oct 14 2011 4,192 8
Compress all the PNG files in your Home directory Wed Nov 23 2011 4,192 3
10.7: Troubleshooting 32-bit audio unit compatibility in Lion Mon Aug 08 2011 4,191 2
Another way of removing iMovie3's Ken Burns Effect Fri Feb 07 2003 4,191 2
10.7: Dock gesture for App Exposť on non-running apps Wed Aug 24 2011 4,190 6
Create a one-click cursor location pop-up menu Tue Mar 26 2002 4,189 6
IP Firewall Tue Mar 05 2002 4,186 8
Show additional item information in 10.2 Thu Sep 05 2002 4,186 5
Using Mail.app with sendmail in 10.1.1 Fri Nov 16 2001 4,185 0
Use Zingg! to control which app opens any object Thu Dec 27 2001 4,185 2
Print multiple emails on the same page(s) Mon Oct 20 2003 4,182 3
Confirmation of a multi-user application limits bug Wed Feb 04 2004 4,180 16
Install a streaming network MP3 server Tue Jan 15 2002 4,179 5
Hide iDVD while encoding in the background Thu Feb 07 2002 4,178 4
Keep track of page location while zooming text in Safari Wed Apr 28 2004 4,177 9
Change the format of iCal email messages Fri May 07 2004 4,177 0
Energy Saver, 10.2.4, backups, and FireWire Tue Feb 25 2003 4,177 4
Import messages into Mail.app from Turnpike (PC) Tue Sep 30 2003 4,177 1
Hints on keeping up with the hints... Tue Oct 28 2003 4,177 6
BETA ONLY - Use 9.1 and 9.04 with OS X Thu Jan 11 2001 4,176 2
10.7: Combine Resume with Restart after crash Mon Aug 08 2011 4,172 3
One workaround for iMovie3 sound bugs Mon Sep 15 2003 4,171 8
Create an exact copy of your system Fri Mar 15 2002 4,171 5
S-video and Mac OS X 10.1 upgrade Thu Sep 27 2001 4,169 0
New modem options available on certain 10.2.5 Macs Mon Apr 21 2003 4,169 11
One way to modify all instances of a given file name Tue Nov 27 2007 4,168 0
Duplicate text sections via drag and drop Wed Jan 19 2005 4,168 6
10.3: X11 and Pseudocolor support Thu Feb 19 2004 4,167 3
Control Mozilla tabs with a programmable mouse Wed May 01 2002 4,167 4
Older Macs and backside cache in PB Wed Dec 06 2000 4,166 0
Add remote apps to the Applications menu in X11 Tue Jun 29 2004 4,163 0
Running Applets safely Wed Sep 26 2001 4,160 2
New Poll: Will You Buy an iPhone 5? Thu Sep 13 2012 4,160 11
Don't use old themes and MetamorphX! Fri Nov 30 2001 4,159 2
Silencing sound when choosing an iOS Alarm Tue Jul 12 2011 4,158 3
Manually change the computer name Mon Mar 11 2002 4,157 8
Generate bookmarks for use with JellyfiSSH Wed Sep 02 2009 4,157 2
A program to help prevent repetitive stress injuries Wed Dec 13 2006 4,156 3
Unselecting all messages in Mail.app Sun Mar 24 2002 4,156 1
Use the Enter key in list views for instant renaming Tue Apr 08 2003 4,156 3
Switch to Pages without opening a new document Tue Jan 25 2005 4,155 4