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macosxhints.com is out to lunch ... back in six days! Wed Aug 07 2002 2,406 1
A fix for lockups in Address Book Tue Feb 03 2004 2,406 0
Use Sherlock to arrange your files Mon Aug 27 2001 2,405 0
Two keystroke 'ls -F' shortcut Tue Feb 26 2002 2,405 10
A busy weekend... Mon Nov 03 2003 2,402 0
Crowded desktops may cause Finder hangs on older machines Tue Oct 28 2003 2,401 1
Low-power mode for Maps.app Fri Apr 04 2014 2,400 7
Option-delete in Cocoa to erase previous word Mon May 14 2001 2,397 2
Mozilla 0.9.4 released Mon Sep 17 2001 2,397 5
Possible solution to sleep problems on DP Macs Wed Jan 02 2002 2,395 4
Office v.X and long filenames Wed Nov 21 2001 2,392 0
Adding additional highlight colors Fri Feb 09 2001 2,391 0
Create very unique signatures in Preview Thu Apr 10 2014 2,391 8
Apologies for downtime and low hint count today... Fri Jun 06 2003 2,390 4
New graphics and features (again!) Wed Feb 27 2002 2,389 13
A keyboard shortcut to syntax check AppleScripts Mon Jul 15 2002 2,387 0
Volume changing via keyboard in iTunes Mon Jun 17 2002 2,387 6
Using a PowerMate in the Terminal Fri Oct 25 2002 2,385 2
Compress your 'man' pages to save space Thu Apr 12 2001 2,384 2
AirPort cards on older versions of OS X Tue May 14 2002 2,380 2
Subscribe to Apple's Knowledge Base updates Thu Jan 23 2003 2,379 0
View group selection info in iTunes 9 Mon Sep 14 2009 2,377 0
Vectorizing and parallelizing in OS X Mon Jan 14 2002 2,376 4
SCSI cable connection causing CD-RW problems Sat Aug 31 2002 2,376 1
Use color-coded Finder windows Fri Apr 27 2001 2,370 0
Sharing files with older Macs Sun Dec 23 2001 2,367 3
User picture permissions can cause Prefs crash Tue Nov 19 2002 2,367 1
Minor site update this morning... Wed May 28 2003 2,363 5
Upgrade to 10.2.5 can break remote logging Thu Apr 17 2003 2,362 1
ALERT - Tenon XTools 1.0.2, 10.0.1, and the PB Sun Apr 15 2001 2,360 1
Minimal hints today... Wed Jul 23 2003 2,359 0
Hiding Software Updates Wed Apr 02 2014 2,356 10
Show a 24-Hour clock in iRooster Thu Mar 25 2004 2,355 0
A possible fix for random application issues Tue Feb 05 2002 2,353 1
DVD in 10.1 on an unsupported Mac Sat Oct 13 2001 2,350 0
Mail remembers minimized windows and more Wed Sep 25 2002 2,350 3
Show package contents in 9.1 Wed Mar 07 2001 2,349 0
Expand column widths in open/save dialogs Tue Jan 29 2002 2,343 1
Installing OmniPage Pro X on 10.2.2 Tue Nov 26 2002 2,342 2
Fixing misnamed downloads Mon Mar 18 2002 2,341 3
Load gaim URLs in the default browser Mon Dec 30 2002 2,339 1
Look back through the weekend for a bunch-o-hints... Mon Nov 17 2003 2,339 0
Access non-Roman fonts in Word 98/2001 files Tue Sep 16 2003 2,338 4
Open new Explorer windows through Sherlock Sun Jul 29 2001 2,337 0
OS X arrives on March 24th! Wed Mar 14 2001 2,336 1
Yet another means of searching Google with IE Thu Aug 15 2002 2,336 0
Office v.X and modal dialog boxes Mon Dec 17 2001 2,335 6
Activate the generic PC card modem driver Thu Jun 06 2002 2,329 0
Watson 1.7 supports Sherlock 1 and 2 plug-ins Thu May 01 2003 2,327 1
Commas in long username may cause Mail problems Sun Sep 15 2002 2,326 2
Use iDVD2 movies in any theme Sun Nov 11 2001 2,325 0
macosxhints downtime this morning... Thu Jan 15 2004 2,324 2
Sherlock and the 'Unexpected error' message Mon Jul 30 2001 2,319 1
Moving the cursor in command-line text editors Sat Apr 14 2001 2,318 0
It was another busy weekend... Tue Sep 03 2002 2,316 1
Server issues yesterday ... and hints are coming! Thu Jul 03 2003 2,313 0
How to work around an elm to Mail import problem Fri Dec 13 2002 2,312 1
Use Sherlock to find all Jaguar support documents Fri Sep 06 2002 2,311 0
Close out of save sheets with the keyboard Mon Jun 24 2002 2,310 10
Speech recognition accuracy and external speakers Mon Aug 27 2001 2,307 0
Best of the Mac Web survey results posted Thu Mar 21 2002 2,306 5
Go back through searches performed in the Finder Thu Sep 30 2004 2,305 0
macosxhints update schedule: Dec 18-26 Tue Dec 18 2001 2,304 2
Odd Sherlock dictionary search glitch and fix Tue Jan 28 2003 2,304 1
Search multiple mailboxes in Mail Mon Sep 30 2002 2,301 0
IE 5.1 'download link to disk' shortcut Fri Dec 28 2001 2,300 9
iOS: Change how Calendar events look in Notifications Mon Mar 31 2014 2,295 0
In case you've been sleeping... Wed Mar 21 2001 2,294 0
Change the System Prefs toolbar style Sat Jan 19 2002 2,294 10
OS X Server - Error with POST and CGIs? Tue Jul 03 2001 2,293 0
SSH configuration change with 10.1.3 Tue Feb 26 2002 2,292 1
Transfer old Netscape mail during a system downgrade Sun Nov 16 2003 2,292 0
See Mac specs in metric and imperial units in MacTracker Tue Jun 13 2006 2,289 1
Help me improve macosxhints.com... Tue Feb 19 2002 2,287 4
A fix for blotchy text in PowerPoint Sun Sep 15 2002 2,287 1
Keyboard application switching Thu May 03 2001 2,276 0
Use Watson as your personal internet assistant Wed Nov 28 2001 2,275 6
Changes on the beta site... Tue Feb 11 2003 2,274 8
Finder file rename bug identified Wed Aug 08 2001 2,273 1
Reactivate Internet Explorer's scrollbars Sun Apr 28 2002 2,271 0
Customise the Help Center toolbar Wed Sep 11 2002 2,271 0
Mac OS X pre-orders available! Thu Feb 01 2001 2,268 0
Drag and drop disk image creation Thu Sep 05 2002 2,267 1
Tips for a successful Palm Hotsync on a Beige G3 Tue Apr 16 2002 2,266 2
10.7: Preparing for Lion; no Hints today Wed Jul 20 2011 2,264 4
Using Get Info the easy way Wed Aug 15 2001 2,263 2
Move Chimera links to other tabs Tue Jan 28 2003 2,262 1
Drag and drop onto column view preview icon Fri Jan 25 2002 2,255 2
Create multiple custom print setups in 10.2 Thu Sep 05 2002 2,250 1
Use OmniWeb to select sites in the background Sat Oct 27 2001 2,248 4
Another date and time menubar solution Tue Jan 22 2002 2,242 4
Use Stickies to preview fonts Tue Feb 11 2003 2,242 1
Using parallel printers in 10.2 Thu Aug 29 2002 2,239 0
IE 5.2 and new windows Fri Jun 28 2002 2,238 5
Export Omniweb Bookmarks to XBEL Wed Jan 28 2004 2,237 0
Remove build number from Mozilla windows Wed Jun 12 2002 2,235 3
Control 'Locations' Apple menu order Mon Jan 07 2002 2,234 1
Control Finder movie volume via keyboard Fri Apr 26 2002 2,233 1
Partially auto-complete forms in Mozilla Fri Oct 11 2002 2,232 1
Opera browser Technology Preview released Tue Jun 19 2001 2,231 3