Andrew Larsson
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Please share your hidden macOS features or tips and tricks
38 answers
358 votes
219k views
255 bookmarks
What Window Management Options exist for OS X?
3 answers
258 votes
175k views
115 bookmarks
What is the "rootless" feature in El Capitan, really?
8 answers
254 votes
735k views
110 bookmarks
How can I manually delete old backups to free space for Time Machine?
12 answers
206 votes
274k views
80 bookmarks
Why are dot underscore ._ files created, and how can I avoid them?
6 answers
189 votes
442k views
90 bookmarks
How do I disable System Integrity Protection (SIP) AKA "rootless" on macOS?
11 answers
168 votes
187k views
45 bookmarks
WindowServer high CPU on Yosemite
15 answers
163 votes
82k views
49 bookmarks
How to move files to trash from command line?
2 answers
161 votes
377k views
71 bookmarks
List USB devices on OSX command line
10 answers
145 votes
244k views
46 bookmarks
Should I disconnect my MacBook Pro's power cord when the battery is fully charged?
14 answers
125 votes
523k views
63 bookmarks
Is there an OS X terminal program that can access serial ports?
19 answers
123 votes
103k views
63 bookmarks
How can I figure out what's slowly eating my drive space?
9 answers
82 votes
91k views
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How to disable scroll acceleration in macOS Sierra?
6 answers
77 votes
23k views
53 bookmarks
How to add characters to the press and hold character picker in OS X Lion?
4 answers
76 votes
125k views
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How does iMessage know that the recipient is an iOS 5 device?
4 answers
73 votes
304k views
16 bookmarks
Is there an iMessage client for Windows?
11 answers
70 votes
75k views
23 bookmarks
Change the mouse wheel scrolling acceleration
8 answers
66 votes
55k views
31 bookmarks
How do I write to NTFS drives in OS X?
1 answers
64 votes
4k views
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Is there a way to rename "Remaining" to "Apple Juice Remaining"?
16 answers
63 votes
77k views
37 bookmarks
Computer name keeps changing OSX 10.10 (14A389)
11 answers
59 votes
29k views
22 bookmarks
Can I create a shortcut to open a specific application on OS X?
3 answers
55 votes
1.5m views
7 bookmarks
Do I really need Bonjour on Windows?
3 answers
39 votes
24k views
14 bookmarks
How to securely erase an SSD drive?
14 answers
39 votes
41k views
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Why is kernel_task using so much CPU?
3 answers
36 votes
47k views
31 bookmarks
How can I move virtual memory swap files to a different drive or partition?
6 answers
30 votes
59k views
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Are OS X shutdown cause and sleep cause numbers listed/explained anywhere?
12 answers
30 votes
3k views
15 bookmarks
How can I free up some disk space?
6 answers
29 votes
82k views
16 bookmarks
How to disable the SpeedStep when using MacBook Pro without a battery?
2 answers
21 votes
18k views
7 bookmarks
Reasons to prefer Little Snitch over the built-in firewall
9 answers
19 votes
166k views
11 bookmarks
Remove unnecessary backups from TimeMachine to get space