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Go to system preferences/keyboard/input sources and make sure that only the item called "US International PC" is on the list, or the item called "ABC Extended" (known as "US Extended" prior to OS X 10.11). (The standard US layout does not use Option 6 for circumflex, it uses Option i. The US International PC layout uses Shift 6, while ABC Extended uses ...


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The standard US keyboard layout always yields a § if alt6 is pressed. To get your desired results enable the US extended (or ABC Extended in OS X 10.11) keyboard layout: alt6 -> ˆ alt6+e -> ê altc+c -> ç


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I've written an AppleScript script which toggles the Zoom style: tell application "System Events" to tell process "System Preferences" activate tell application "System Preferences" set the current pane to pane id "com.apple.preference.universalaccess" reveal anchor "Seeing_Zoom" of pane id "com.apple.preference.universalaccess" ...


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If you use the bluetooth menu item, disconnect from any devices that you don't want to show the message. You could also automate that UI control with Automator. Open that and then make an automation action that uses the "Watch Me Do" tool to record the things you select. That way you could assign a keyboard shortcut to have both devices disconnect and ...


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Open TextEdit Preferences (⌘,) and uncheck Smart dashes. You will need to close and re-open your documents for the change to take effect.


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You get all the currency symbols except the Baht for free on the US keyboard. Press and hold the $ symbol and you'll see all the alternates. To get the Baht symbol - add the thai keyboard and the Baht symbol will be added to the US keyboard. You don't need to switch to that keyboard - just add it. Similarly, you can use this answer to make shortcuts if you ...


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The most correct character for the Hawaiian ʻokina is U+02BB, Modifier Letter Turned Comma. It is a letter in its own right rather than punctuation. Using that would hopefully avoid problems that can arise when a punctuation symbol like U+2018 Left Single Quotation Mark is used instead. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ʻOkina


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In El Capitan the US Extended keyboard was renamed to ABC Extended.


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To make this work you have to use a third party tool: Karabiner. I propose to use one of the option keys though: usually one of both is rarely used and you can use M as normal key. Download, install and open Karabiner Open in the menulet Karabiner -> Preferences Enter "Space" Enable the chosen keycode and close the window.


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I had the same problem and FINALLY found a workable solution. Run this in your terminal. After this you just need to manually connect to your bluetooth audio system. sudo defaults write /Library/Preferences/com.apple.Bluetooth.plist DontPageAudioDevices 1



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