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Us Mac users ask the same question the other way: Why do you need an (un)installer for everything in Windows? The majority of Mac programs are complete bundles - all their resources are in the Application's folder (right click on App icon -> Show Package Contents). So they will run from anywhere, there's a system variable that tells the code where it is. ...


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Actually, there are a lot of things on OS X that need to be "installed". Normally, the apps that are "installed" are packages that include certain instructions. To put it simple, the package runs a script and tells the system to create/move files in different parts of the OS. This is necessary for software like the Adobe CS suite or Microsoft Office. The ...


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All software in Mac OS X is installed in /Applications, which can be found in the Finder sidebar The most Mac applications don't have to be installed, you just have to copy the applications in the Applications folder. Normally, all installed applications that are in the /Applications folder appear automatically in the Launchpad. You can uninstall ...


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In many cases, a Windows installer don't really do anything other then extracting the compressed files, and writing them to the destination. And then it creates a few shortcuts, and it might register itself to open files with specific extensions. There is nothing magic about installing software in windows, and for much Windows software, you can in fact ...


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They likely have little to no control over the designer's Macs, not because it isn't available but because they aren't knowledgable and don't need to worry about it for only a couple of people who require Macs out of necessity. This presents the concern for them that they wouldn't be able to properly manage and/or assist you. Whether or not the OS is more ...


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You could use Automator to filter the contacts according to that criteria. I haven't actually tried it, and I'm including a screenshot with some of the conditions I'd use just for reference. But still, this might help.


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Thunderbird stands out because it gives you access to dozens of community-developed extensions. Is there a feature you wish your program had? Go to the Add-Ons tab, search, and most of the time, there it is. Here are some examples of features offered by Thunderbird add-ons: Display the sender's User Agent to see if he is also on a Mac or on Outlook :) ...


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It seems there is a program on the app store for this! https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/mirror-qwerty-one-hand-typing/id496021762?mt=12



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