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Tag: macosx

Show all hidden folders in MacOSX

defaults write AppleShowAllFiles YES Relaunch Finder reset to normal: defaults write AppleShowAllFiles NO

Add Legacy Codec Support to Quicktime X

in Terminal: +qtdefaults write LegacyCodecsEnabled yes+

How To Create an Empty file in MacOSX

$ mkfile 10g /path/to/my/tengigfile

download flash movies with Safari

If you’re using Safari, there’s an easy way to download flash videos. Open the page with the movie and press Command-Option-A, which shows the Activity window. If you’re also loading other sites, you’ll see a list of them: scroll until you find the YouTube page and click on the arrow to show details about what […]

Remove old Developer Tools after installing Developer Tools 4 on macosx

sudo /Developer-3.2.6/Library/uninstall-devtools –mode=all