Philippe Gilbert
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Hide username from menu bar
17 votes

You just have to press the Command key while dragging the username out of the menu bar like you would to remove a dock item.

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What un(der)-documented features have you stumbled upon in Mountain Lion?
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Accidental Dock icon removal prevention When moving and icon outside of the dock, it doesn't delete automatically, you need to stay out for a little at a minimum distance before it deletes. There is a ...

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What un(der)-documented features have you stumbled upon in Mountain Lion?
9 votes

In-App File Manipulation When you hover over the file name in the application bar you can Rename, Move to iCloud, Move to.., Duplicate, Lock and Browse all Versions. Other than that, you can also have ...

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Does upgrading to Mountain Lion means I have to reinstall Android SDK and Eclipse?
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5 votes

No, nothing is deleted when updating. A common sense would be to back-up everything as things can go wrong, but if everything go right, nothing is deleted! Even opened apps are reopened after update. ...

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Is it normal to still see what's on the screen when it's fully dimmed?
3 votes

If you use only the second screen, you can safely close the lid of your MacBook Air and work only on the second screen, it will automatically switch it as the main and only screen.

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iMac as video server for iPad
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You can use iTunes Home Sharing. For it to work, you need two thing: All your movies in mp4 for iTunes (Ideally with Metadata and Images, looks cleaner and is easier to search on the iPad) An ...

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SVN client for Mac
2 votes

Source Tree is a good free app for SVN, Git and Mercurial. Support is great and it as good look!

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rMBP Trackpad slips when trying to scroll?
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2 votes

Normally, this means you just don't put both fingers at the same time. Try sticking your index and the other finger together and moving your arm or your wrist instead of trying to move the individual ...

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Is there a way to save notes to the iPhone itself and not to any account for syncing?
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When you go in the Mail, Contacts & Calendar menu, you can go in the account settings and select what is syncing, including Notes. Just disable them there. It will probably ask you to remove ...

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What's a good iPhone app for playing MP3 music?
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I personally use Capriccio, which has a free with ads version and paid version. The plus of this player is that it runs both iPhone standards formats and all the other (including FLAC) so you can ...

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Can I increase the default font size for the Notes in Mountain Lion?
1 votes

Yes, you can go in Format -> Font -> Bigger or use Command+ to boost font size

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Is it possible to unlock a CDMA iPhone 4S (from Virgin Mobile) to use another SIM in it?
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Unlocking a CDMA phone is a touchy thing. CDMA means no SIM card, so you are mainly stuck with another CDMA carrier, and most of the time, they won't be using the correct bands for you phone. In ...

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How can I re-run the initial Setup Assistant on Mountain Lion?
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You can easily redownload the installer from the Mac App Store and re-run it on the same computer. It will tell you the computer is already on the same version, but it should go on correctly. You can ...

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