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Hint TitleDateViewedCmnts
Yet another option for viewing 'man' pages Fri Jul 19 2002 2,934 1
List all keyboard shortcuts in Word v.X Thu Dec 13 2001 2,933 0
Be aware that Keynote presentations are bundles Tue Jan 21 2003 2,933 1
Please welcome our first stand-in editor! Sun Mar 03 2002 2,931 9
Multiple Remote Access configurations Mon Apr 02 2001 2,930 0
Run multiple searches at once in the Finder Thu Sep 04 2003 2,930 0
Re-enable bookmarklets with Chimera Navigator Wed Nov 13 2002 2,929 1
A possible Photoshop 7 / 1220 dpi LaserJet issue Mon Feb 24 2003 2,927 6
Prevent apps from launching the Finder Fri Apr 12 2002 2,925 6
OS X Guidebook at a (temporary) new home Thu May 09 2002 2,925 9
Hierarchical volumes in 10.1's dock Sat Oct 06 2001 2,920 10
Creative ideas for your desktop Tue Dec 04 2001 2,919 0
A fix for a terminal crash causing new windows to fail Tue Feb 11 2003 2,917 1
Chronologically sort trimmed videos in iPhoto Thu Aug 23 2012 2,916 3
Check server names to resolve Mail.app problems Tue Sep 24 2002 2,915 3
10.4: Use the contextual menu on Sidebar items Fri May 13 2005 2,915 1
Unique desktop pictures per monitor in 10.1 Tue Oct 16 2001 2,914 2
Script to Pause and Resume Growl with a Hidden Menu Icon Thu Aug 23 2012 2,913 4
Graphically set the time Tue Mar 13 2001 2,912 3
Remember to update 9.1 prior to OS X install Thu Apr 12 2001 2,911 0
Disable version checking to prevent StuffIt crashes Sat Nov 15 2003 2,911 0
Apple releases Sherlock3 development kit Mon Nov 18 2002 2,910 4
Subscribing to Sherlock3 channels in Mozilla Thu Oct 17 2002 2,909 2
Cocoa "optimizer" application Mon Apr 09 2001 2,903 1
Using emusic.com RMP playlists in iTunes 3.0 Tue Jul 23 2002 2,903 1
Support more encodings in TextEdit Tue Feb 26 2002 2,900 2
Disable iMovie3 plug-ins the easy way Mon Feb 10 2003 2,900 4
Remove dock poof remnants Wed Mar 28 2001 2,898 0
Resolving problems with fink programs Thu Sep 05 2002 2,895 1
Prevent accidental folder dragging in Safari Fri Jan 10 2003 2,895 4
Enable Rendezvous services on Linux Mon Dec 15 2003 2,893 5
Unofficial driver for Epson Stylus Photo 750 Fri Mar 01 2002 2,893 2
Set up an HP 2500CM inkjet printer with OS X 10.2 Tue Sep 10 2002 2,891 2
New Poll: The Obligatory Mountain Lion Poll Tue Jul 24 2012 2,891 22
Bug in Finder list view Tue May 22 2001 2,890 2
Go to web pages from a shell Mon Oct 15 2001 2,890 4
Block Windows worms from your server Wed Feb 06 2002 2,887 3
Add new fonts to GLTerm Sat Jan 11 2003 2,883 1
Logging DAVE users Wed Feb 20 2002 2,882 0
More hints coming a bit later today... Mon May 08 2006 2,882 2
Perl 5.8.0 installer available Tue Jul 23 2002 2,881 2
Move the mail.app drawer to the left Sat Mar 24 2001 2,880 3
Take a look at the 'coming soon' macosxhints.com... Sun Feb 09 2003 2,880 40
10.7: Mail behavior in conversation mode Wed Dec 07 2011 2,880 1
An AppleScript to emulate an up button Sat Jan 12 2002 2,879 8
More hints later today... Mon Feb 02 2004 2,877 8
Find missed callers by telephone number in Address Book Mon Dec 01 2003 2,876 3
Ampersand sign in file names causes Bluetooth problems Thu Oct 23 2003 2,874 1
Quick fix for ZiO card readers in 10.1.3 Thu Feb 21 2002 2,874 4
Replace network startup message and other hacks Fri Apr 13 2001 2,872 0
Making timezone and date settings stick Mon Nov 11 2002 2,870 2
Command-release dock submenus Fri Jun 22 2001 2,866 2
Terminal font spacing issue with TinkerTool Fri Aug 31 2001 2,866 2
Skip multiple songs in shuffle mode in iTunes 7 Mon Sep 18 2006 2,866 0
Making OS X Server accept POSTs from CGIs Thu Jul 19 2001 2,865 1
Things to watch for when upgrading to 10.1 Thu Sep 27 2001 2,863 3
Replace Notes app brown title bar with gray Wed Aug 22 2012 2,862 2
Date oddities with files copied to Zip disks Mon Jul 29 2002 2,858 3
Using name-based virtual hosts on OS X Mon Jul 09 2001 2,857 0
Latest IE update now supports anchors on pages Mon Oct 07 2002 2,856 0
Airport Software Base Station kills Classic net access Tue Apr 10 2001 2,855 0
Use layered Photoshop files as desktop images Mon Mar 24 2003 2,850 0
Add a Services menu to the menubar Fri Nov 28 2003 2,850 0
Share one desktop between 9.1 and X Wed Apr 04 2001 2,849 4
Possible solution to '?' icon at startup Thu May 31 2001 2,847 1
iAddressX, ASM, and large Address Book lists... Fri Oct 04 2002 2,841 7
Navigable 'Volumes' pop-up in dock Thu Dec 13 2001 2,838 1
Dock pop-ups function in the background Sat Oct 06 2001 2,836 0
Backing up OS X Mon Aug 27 2001 2,835 1
Yet another calendar program Fri Jul 12 2002 2,835 0
Access the file path popup menu in the Open dialog for iCloud-compatible apps Wed Aug 15 2012 2,835 0
Track your web stats with Urchin Thu Dec 27 2001 2,834 0
Clear password entry field in the shell Thu Oct 17 2002 2,834 3
How to move a message to a single-account Mail inbox Mon Nov 24 2003 2,834 2
Fix for applications appearing as folders Wed Mar 28 2001 2,833 1
OS X GNU software packages Wed Jul 04 2001 2,833 0
OS X and metadata and the future... Thu Dec 06 2001 2,833 8
Fix the contrast keys on PowerBooks Thu Apr 12 2001 2,831 0
Sherlock word substitutions file Wed Jul 18 2001 2,831 0
Download iTunes podcasts via a double-click Wed Aug 09 2006 2,831 0
Finding missing services Mon Aug 20 2001 2,830 5
Eliminate jagged X / Classic desktop transition Thu Dec 27 2001 2,828 4
MacOSXHints celebrates its first birthday! Sun Nov 04 2001 2,827 3
Trim podcasts intros with AppleScript Thu Jul 12 2012 2,825 3
Automate FTP server logins from the Terminal Mon Dec 10 2001 2,819 2
Version info from the command line Tue Aug 28 2001 2,818 1
Monitor Toast's burn progress in the dock Mon Jan 26 2004 2,817 2
Use a PCI FireWire card for selective device startup Wed Aug 06 2003 2,815 3
Console.app auto-hide feature Wed Feb 13 2002 2,815 3
MacOSXHints Contest May Featured Hint Category Tue May 03 2011 2,815 3
FireWire networking product released Fri Dec 07 2001 2,812 3
Browsers and OS X Server categories populated Sun Feb 23 2003 2,811 2
Quick Look an inline graphic in Messages Fri Jul 27 2012 2,810 1
Upgrade from beta? Thu Mar 15 2001 2,808 6
Search Google from the desktop Sat Jun 29 2002 2,807 6
iChat places user's faces in the dock Tue Sep 24 2002 2,807 1
Command-option-drag files in open and save dialogs Thu Mar 21 2002 2,806 8
Accessing a volume named '/' Mon Nov 26 2001 2,805 3
Full page keyboard scrolling in Internet Explorer Fri Apr 26 2002 2,805 5
Debugging a broken tcsh history Thu Jun 20 2002 2,803 4