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Hint TitleDateViewedCmnts
Search macosxhints from the command line Thu Aug 01 2002 3,317 5
Saving inline images from Mail Tue Oct 22 2002 3,315 5
Return of OS 9 style alt-tab app switching Wed Nov 28 2001 3,311 2
Quickly access time fields in iCal's Month view Tue Feb 10 2004 3,310 3
Compiling DBD::Pg under 10.3 Thu Mar 18 2004 3,309 2
Drag and drop URLs to OmniWeb 5's tabs drawer Wed Oct 27 2004 3,309 2
Restore QuickTime 5 Pro after 10.2 installation Thu Jan 09 2003 3,306 2
Force Quit in OSX Beta Sun Mar 18 2001 3,305 0
Change iPhoto date sorting for 'old' images Wed May 05 2004 3,304 2
Detailed article on Apache, PHP and mySQL Fri Apr 20 2001 3,302 10
Peek at previous page in Safari 5.1 Tue Oct 11 2011 3,301 4
View full resolution images in Podcasts Thu Apr 14 2011 3,296 1
Make Mozilla as pretty as Chimera Wed May 22 2002 3,295 4
Say bye bye to return to Aqua Mon Aug 19 2002 3,295 11
Delete tip in terminal app Sat Mar 24 2001 3,293 1
Browse by thread in Mail with thread view disabled Wed Mar 24 2004 3,291 1
10.7: Disclosing messages in a conversation in the middle column of Mail Fri Oct 07 2011 3,290 3
10.1 upgrade preparation Tue Sep 18 2001 3,285 2
Easy editing of iTunes3 display columns Wed Jul 24 2002 3,283 1
View some album art in Spotlight search results Mon Jun 26 2006 3,283 2
Use search on Safari's bookmarks folder Wed Jan 29 2003 3,282 2
Workaround for Finder contextual menu delay in 10.2 Tue Sep 24 2002 3,281 8
Use both styles of Get Info windows Thu Aug 29 2002 3,279 2
An easy way to view message counts in Mail Fri Jul 14 2006 3,279 7
Space bar opens pop up menus in iCal Sun Nov 02 2003 3,278 6
Run multiple Expanders to multi-task archive expansion Mon Apr 28 2003 3,277 6
Add Mail senders directly to Address Book groups Mon Jan 26 2004 3,277 2
No hints today Mon May 30 2011 3,276 0
Print to NeXT and other UNIX printers in 10.1 Tue Nov 06 2001 3,276 3
Logging in as root in 10.1 Tue Oct 09 2001 3,275 4
Restore the OS 9 function keys Fri Jan 11 2002 3,275 4
Find misfiled messages in Mail.app Thu Aug 26 2004 3,275 2
A couple of changes Tue Nov 08 2011 3,274 10
Easily merge mulitple iTunes playlists Fri Oct 03 2003 3,273 7
View a small easter egg in Transmit Mon Jul 21 2003 3,272 1
OroborOSX window manager for XFree86 Mon Oct 29 2001 3,272 6
Drag and drop 'business cards' Sun Jun 10 2001 3,271 0
Setting up OSX - An instruction list Mon Jul 23 2001 3,270 5
A slew of weekend 10.5 hints coming... Sat Dec 22 2007 3,270 1
A fix for Halo 1.03 not finding the network Thu Feb 12 2004 3,269 0
Site holiday - July 3rd and 4th Mon Jul 03 2006 3,268 0
Site schedule: July 11-16... Mon Jul 11 2005 3,266 1
Quick access to Favorites and OS 9 apps Tue Dec 04 2001 3,265 5
Use a freeware script to Get Info on multiple items Sat Sep 07 2002 3,263 0
Create a true HP 2500CM printer in 10.2 Thu Nov 14 2002 3,262 1
Watch out for Mail.app copy and paste bug in 10.2 Thu Sep 05 2002 3,260 8
Organize in-progress iTunes playlists via renaming Tue May 11 2004 3,260 5
Working with words during Finder renames Tue Feb 19 2002 3,259 4
Learn about dotfiles through others' efforts Fri May 10 2002 3,253 3
Toggle iTunes library synchronization on the fly Wed Jul 31 2002 3,253 0
Free stuff for iMovie2 Wed Aug 01 2001 3,251 0
Use the dock to judge Photoshop task progress Fri Jan 17 2003 3,247 8
Saving oversize negatives Mon Jul 11 2011 3,244 6
Drag and drop to create albums in iPhoto2 Mon Feb 03 2003 3,243 0
Using CVS within Project Builder Fri Apr 18 2003 3,242 3
July 'Best Hints' contest closes... Tue Aug 01 2006 3,241 0
What the color of the 'send' icon means in Mail Thu Feb 06 2003 3,240 2
Asynchronous startup for sendmail Thu Jun 20 2002 3,238 4
10.0.4 resolves (some?) USB issues Mon Jun 25 2001 3,237 5
Image Capture and supported devices Thu Oct 11 2001 3,237 3
Force Unicode support in Terminl directory listings Wed Oct 16 2002 3,236 9
Keyboard navigation of Omniweb page links Sun Feb 03 2002 3,235 8
CPU Monitoring for dual processors. Thu Jan 25 2001 3,234 0
Adjust locate to include mounted HFS+ volumes Wed Feb 12 2003 3,234 0
Quick restart when logging out Tue Feb 20 2001 3,232 3
Make the PPP menu item open IE instead Thu Jan 31 2002 3,232 2
Exporting from iMovie3 for iDVD2 usage Mon Feb 10 2003 3,231 3
Force fink to use a new download location Wed Dec 04 2002 3,230 6
Missing Shared folder locks .AAC files Mon May 19 2003 3,228 0
Airport update 3.3 unlocks cards sold in France Thu Feb 05 2004 3,228 6
Trash unusable? Check directory ownership Sun Oct 07 2001 3,228 1
Flagging entries in BiBDesk Mon Mar 07 2011 3,228 5
Force a backslash in BBEdit 7 on Japanese keyboards Mon Feb 02 2004 3,227 0
Enabling a volume for Classic Tue Aug 28 2001 3,225 0
Run LimeWire with the Java 1.4.1 preview release Wed Nov 20 2002 3,225 2
Happy Birthday, OS X!! Mon Mar 24 2003 3,222 3
Cleaner display for 'defaults domains' command Mon Apr 28 2003 3,222 12
Use PTHPasteboard to extract Safari text clippings Fri Feb 14 2003 3,221 4
Quickly display your AIM or .mac ID in iChat AV Mon Jul 07 2003 3,218 0
Shell scripting using Mozilla's Rhino parser Mon Dec 22 2003 3,216 1
Use spring loaded folders in Entourage Thu Aug 29 2002 3,216 2
Open forms in new tabs/windows in Safari 1.3 Tue Apr 26 2005 3,216 0
Use 'ShellShell' to learn UNIX Sun May 20 2001 3,214 2
Enhance the effectiveness of spoken commands Tue Sep 10 2002 3,214 2
Easily reset iTunes4 song ratings Fri May 02 2003 3,212 4
Web browser default search setting gone in 10.2.3 Mon Jan 06 2003 3,208 1
Fix for PPP dialup delay problem available Thu Feb 28 2002 3,208 13
Drag iChat images directly to image viewers Sat Jan 04 2003 3,207 0
Unchecked iTunes songs appear on printed covers Wed May 12 2004 3,207 4
Save as PDF from the OmniWeb menubar Mon Jan 28 2002 3,206 9
Recovering a badly crashed system Sun Feb 24 2002 3,206 3
Share Reminders lists via iCloud web site Mon Oct 22 2012 3,199 2
OmniWeb and IE favorites import - caution! Thu May 03 2001 3,198 1
Add artwork to additional playlists in iTunes 7 Wed Oct 04 2006 3,198 0
Stop typo correction suggestions Sun Nov 11 2001 3,197 2
Open terminal in a given directory Sun Apr 22 2001 3,196 2
Happy New Year! Mon Jan 02 2012 3,195 1
Happy Fourth of July! Mon Jul 04 2011 3,194 0
Moving fonts between OS 9 and Classic 9 Sat Apr 07 2001 3,194 0
Run multiple queued Apple installers Mon May 23 2005 3,193 5