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osx - How do I turn on line numbers by default in TextWrangler on the Mac?

I am fed up having to turn them on every time I open the application.…


osx - Mac font rendering on Windows

I love the way Mac OS beautifully renders fonts(not just browsers). I was wondering if we could somehow get the same rendering in browsers running on Windows? Someone recommended sIFR but I guess th…


osx - “Beautifying” an OS X disk image

When I downloaded Skype, I noticed that, in place of a normal "disk image" icon, there was a custom icon, and when I double clicked on the icon, the window used a colorful image as the background, pr…


osx - In Applescript, how can I get to the Help menu Search field, like Spotlight?

In OS X, in order to quickly get at menu items from the keyboard, I want to be able to type a key combination, have it run a script, and have the script focus the Search field in the Help menu. It s…


How do you configure the Apache server which ships Mac OS X?

Mac OS X ships with apache pre-installed, but the files are in non-standard locations. This question is a place to collect information about where configuration files live, and how to tweak the apac…


macos - Focus-follows-mouse(plus auto-raise) on Mac OS X

(I don't want to hear about how crazy I am to want that!:) Focus-follows-mouse is also known as point-to-focus, pointer focus, and(in some implementations) sloppy focus.[Add other terms that will…


osx - Is QuickSilver dead?

After having read that QuickSilver was no longer supported by BlackTree and has since gone open source, I noticed more and more people switching to/suggesting other app launchers i.e. Buttler and Lau…


osx - How Do You Clone A VM Using VMware Fusion?

Is it possible to clone a virtual machine using VMware Fusion on Mac OS X? I'm trying the 30 day evaluation version but there doesn't appear to be a clone feature. I tried using the Finder to copy a…



cocoa - Make OSX application respond to first mouse click when not focused

Normal OSX applications eat the first mouse click when not focused to first focus the application. Then future clicks are processed by the application. iTunes play/pause button and Finder behave di…


macos - Setting environment variables on OS X

What is the proper way to modify environment variables like PATH in OS X? I've looked on Google a little bit and found three different files to edit:/etc/paths ~/.profile ~/.tcshrc I don't even hav…




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