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Hint TitleDateViewedCmnts
10.7: Update to Command+Return with Spotlight results Mon Oct 03 2011 2,997 3
Send remote reminders when local activity finishes Thu Jan 29 2004 2,996 2
Copy and paste text from error dialogs Wed Jan 23 2002 2,992 2
Quickly select files in Adobe Bridge Tue Jul 26 2005 2,992 0
Creating aliases from files in different directories Wed Sep 17 2003 2,990 6
Create Smart Playlists from the main iTunes3 window Thu Jul 18 2002 2,990 1
Clear Mail's message preview pane Sat Sep 07 2002 2,990 2
Partial control of apps in the background Sun Jul 01 2001 2,989 5
Change Address Book modes in slow motion Thu Jul 22 2004 2,988 0
Drag headlines and URLs to NetNewsWire's summary view Mon Feb 26 2007 2,988 1
Upcoming local [Oregon] appearances... Tue Sep 14 2004 2,987 4
View expanded help tags in certain apps Wed Sep 18 2002 2,987 2
Open background windows in IE via the keyboard Tue Oct 08 2002 2,987 7
A fix for Speedtouch USB modems on 10.2 Sat Aug 31 2002 2,986 0
Preview app and scroll wheels Sat Mar 31 2001 2,984 2
Netscape 6.1b and large bookmark files Fri Oct 19 2001 2,984 3
Selectively display Camino bookmark folders in dock menu Thu Apr 24 2003 2,983 1
Minor site tweaks applied tonight... Tue Feb 18 2003 2,982 10
OS X 10.0.2 update out Tue May 01 2001 2,982 16
Microsoft OS X app windows are dock-aware Fri May 03 2002 2,981 7
More book excerpts on O'Reilly Wed Jun 04 2003 2,981 7
Take full advantage of Unicode text Sat Jun 29 2002 2,979 7
3D animated system utilization in the dock Mon Dec 17 2001 2,977 2
Changing screen size on a studio display? Mon Mar 19 2001 2,976 2
Change Project Builder's error coloring scheme Mon Dec 16 2002 2,976 1
Open a file from within Quick Look with an application other than the default Wed Aug 08 2012 2,976 4
Remote install 10.2 Server from the command line Sat Sep 07 2002 2,975 0
Easily view process heirarchy Thu May 23 2002 2,972 6
Use TinkerTool to access GUI tweak options Fri Jul 20 2001 2,970 1
International spell checker for Cocoa apps Wed Oct 10 2001 2,970 1
Finding and removing fonts from Classic Fri Dec 07 2001 2,969 0
Safer file manipulation in the Terminal Tue May 15 2001 2,968 5
PR: www.osxfaq launches Wed Feb 06 2002 2,967 2
Quickly access sound preferences Tue Jun 19 2001 2,964 4
Enable DVD playback on a Beige G3 Mon Dec 31 2001 2,964 0
Run a networked netinfo database on a laptop Thu Mar 28 2002 2,964 2
banner output rotated in 10.2 Fri Aug 30 2002 2,963 2
Enable crash reports in 10.1 Fri Nov 09 2001 2,960 0
Replace the IE progress throbber Fri Feb 15 2002 2,960 3
Sleep prevention due to screensavers Tue May 01 2001 2,958 2
Make Apache parse regular HTML files for CGI's Fri Oct 19 2001 2,958 3
Software Base Station setup walkthrough Thu Jan 24 2002 2,957 3
Quick searches in LaunchPad using abbreviations Mon Aug 06 2012 2,957 1
Wake from sleep help in 10.1 Sun Oct 21 2001 2,956 3
An introduction to web serving with OS X Sat Dec 08 2001 2,956 4
Quit and hide apps while tab-cycling Mon Oct 01 2001 2,955 2
Extract images from TextEdit documents Mon Sep 09 2002 2,953 1
Remove old emails from POP servers Mon Mar 18 2002 2,952 1
Localization bug and fix in the Address Book Wed Aug 28 2002 2,952 2
Use Chimera to see servers via Rendezvous Thu Jan 09 2003 2,949 4
Copy extensions from 10.4.11 to 10.5.8 for Rage Pro cards Thu Aug 04 2011 2,948 1
No hints today Tue Oct 18 2011 2,947 11
More hints this weekend... Fri Sep 19 2003 2,947 4
mySQL permissions error after 10.1.5 update Thu Jun 13 2002 2,947 1
Clearing out some older hint submissions Thu Apr 29 2004 2,943 6
Randomize first iTunes visual effect Wed Oct 09 2002 2,942 1
Do not alter names of Mac OS X installer packages Thu Mar 06 2003 2,938 4
Back to normal ... almost! Fri Jul 16 2004 2,937 2
Preview pane for icon and list views Fri Jun 01 2001 2,935 2
Move items from one drive to another Fri Jun 29 2001 2,935 0
How to view other non-European languages Sat Apr 07 2001 2,934 1
Use MenuStrip to hide applications Tue Jun 19 2001 2,933 2
Download programs while skipping extra delays Wed Aug 21 2002 2,932 8
Alcatel USB (ADSL) driver installation tip Tue Dec 18 2001 2,930 0
Changing a dockling's displayed name Fri Aug 03 2001 2,929 0
Download iTunes Store purchases later Wed Apr 24 2013 2,928 0
iTunes4 Music Store 'Jump to Page' quickie hint Fri May 09 2003 2,925 0
From OSX to geek toy: The Sequel Sun Oct 14 2001 2,925 2
Drag and drop URL tricks with Chimera Wed Jan 29 2003 2,924 1
Install Dev Tools patch to avoid compile errors Fri Nov 22 2002 2,921 2
Paste files inline in Mail messages Tue Feb 03 2004 2,920 4
Printing via LPR from Photoshop Fri May 10 2002 2,919 2
Drag drawers to change size Mon Apr 07 2003 2,911 3
Create an indexable junk mail folder Mon Nov 17 2003 2,911 3
Workaround for Xounds window sound glitch Tue Dec 03 2002 2,910 7
Be aware that Keynote presentations are bundles Tue Jan 21 2003 2,910 1
Re-enable bookmarklets with Chimera Navigator Wed Nov 13 2002 2,910 1
A fix for iCal scripts running from cloned drives Thu Sep 03 2009 2,908 0
Space remaining glitch in 10.2 Thu Sep 05 2002 2,907 7
Use bookmarks to aid in forum reading Fri Apr 25 2003 2,907 2
Force quit from the dock Sat Mar 24 2001 2,906 0
Installing AppleWorks on international systems Wed May 02 2001 2,906 0
Yet another option for viewing 'man' pages Fri Jul 19 2002 2,905 1
Upgrade a non-fink XFree86 installation Wed Apr 24 2002 2,903 8
Drag Thing for OS X Sat Feb 24 2001 2,902 3
Another way to get to your home directory Sun May 20 2001 2,902 3
Listen to Internet radio on your Tivo Sat Sep 20 2003 2,900 1
Multiple Remote Access configurations Mon Apr 02 2001 2,898 0
Prevent apps from launching the Finder Fri Apr 12 2002 2,898 6
Please welcome our first stand-in editor! Sun Mar 03 2002 2,897 9
OS X Guidebook at a (temporary) new home Thu May 09 2002 2,896 9
Run multiple searches at once in the Finder Thu Sep 04 2003 2,896 0
Weekend/Monday schedule... Fri May 27 2005 2,896 7
Subscribe to a daily UNIX tip email list Mon Apr 22 2002 2,894 5
Pinch to zoom in TextEdit Tue Aug 14 2012 2,893 1
Open new window upon Mozilla activation Fri Apr 26 2002 2,892 1
A possible Photoshop 7 / 1220 dpi LaserJet issue Mon Feb 24 2003 2,892 6
10.4: Use the contextual menu on Sidebar items Fri May 13 2005 2,891 1
Graphically set the time Tue Mar 13 2001 2,890 3
Hierarchical volumes in 10.1's dock Sat Oct 06 2001 2,890 10