Lenar Hoyt
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Know of any features or tips and tricks in OS X 10.7 (Lion)?
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If you are selecting a rectangle for making a screenshot (e.g. with ⇧+⌘+4) you can press and hold space to reposition the origin point of the rectangle without resizing it. Holding &#...

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Compiling (NS/Cocoa) Emacs on OSX with SVG support
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The installation of the Emacs latest version (25.0.50) works fine using this command: brew install emacs --HEAD --use-git-head --cocoa --with-gnutls --with-rsvg --with-imagemagick

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Good Newsgroup Client for OS X
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SeaMonkey is pretty good and it is for free. It is a Firefox-based all-in-one internet suite application featuring a web-browser as well as e-mail, newsgroup, IRC and RSS clients, but it can be set up ...

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Finder freezes after updating to OS X 10.10.4
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In my case it helped to remove the application state of the Finder. This command will move the state file to your desktop: mv -r ~/Library/Saved\ Application\ State/com.apple.finder.savedState ~/...

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How to switch Karabiner profile via shortcut?
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This definition allows to swtich back and forth between two profiles (in this case profile 0 and 2) by holding the F6 key for longer than 300 milliseconds (before that it defaults to F6). It uses ...

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Disable Command-M to minimize window
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You can remap any key and key combination with the wonderful and free software Karabiner. After installing, just add the following code to your ~/Library/Application Support/Karabiner/private.xml: &...

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DHCP server settings not loading
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Apparently, Server.app messed up /etc/bootpd.plist by inserting a </dict> in the middle of the configuration.

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How to reduce lag when scrolling in Preview?
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Adobe's Acrobat Reader DC is significantly faster at opening and displaying some 1500+, 250 MB+, vector graphics-heavy files than preview. While Preview requires about 20 seconds to load it's more or ...

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How can Finder permanently show a specific file starting with a dot/period?
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I just created this one-liner bash script that creates symbolic links for all dot-files in your home directory. Note that it attempts to create a directory at ~/Dotfiles: cd ~; mkdir Dotfiles; for f ...

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