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How To Make Screenshots On A Mac

January 30, 2011 // 0 Comments

Why screenshots on a Mac? Screenshots on a Mac are usually very helpful if you want to document an error or if you preserve something from a website for later use. Also, if you create tutorials it is really helpful to create screenshots. When you are new to the Mac you might have a hard time to find the option to make screenshots and once you’ve done you find that you have the images in PNG format on your harddrive. This is something I really hated because every time I made a screenshot I ...Hier Weiterlesen

Sneak Peak To New Mac OS Lion

October 24, 2010 // 0 Comments

Sneak Peak to Mac OS Lion A brandnew Mac OS is on its way – the Mac OS Lion We have walked with Apple through all cats – from panther to leopard to snow leopard actually – but we are not done. Recently Apple gave us a sneak peak at the new operating system for next year with the code name “Lion”. It seems that the Mac OS Lion has some pretty cool new features for all technique geeks and those who wanna be ;-). Apple plans now the use of the popular Apps any ...Hier Weiterlesen

Mac OS X Lion Is On Its Way!

October 16, 2010 // 0 Comments

Mac OS X Lion is on its way! Smaller improvements in the Mac OS X Lion The developer version of the newest version of the Snow Leopard Mac OS X is just published. Apple applied a lot of improvement and claims now that the operating system has no more bigger issues. It will take some weeks until Apple will offer you the new version – if you are updating your software automatically you´ll get noticed as soon as it´s available. So what’s new in the Mac OS X Lion? There are a lot of ...Hier Weiterlesen

Onyx – The Free Mac Maintenance Program

October 16, 2010 // 1 Comment

Onyx, the free maintenance program Onyx, the Mac maintenance As a former Windows user I’ve always tried to find something to mantain my system. I´m so used to that – I can hardly believe that there is nothing I need to do to keep my disk, ram, cache, etc. running smoothly. Finally I found something. Although anyone says that there is no need to take care of Mac OS X I got a new book yesterday called “[easyazon-link asin=”111812961X” locale=”us”]Macs ...Hier Weiterlesen

Change Your folder Background Color

October 6, 2010 // 0 Comments

Change the folder background color Change the folder background color to make get a bit contrast on your computer screen I just found out something nice – not amazing but truly helpful when you sit too long on the computer and your eyes get slowly tired from starring on the white windows. When you change the background of your folders you have a bit more contrast which makes it easier for you to make out the folder’s content. When you double-click a folder it usually has a white ...Hier Weiterlesen

Get Rid Of The Start Up Sound On Your Mac

September 25, 2010 // 0 Comments

I just found a nice little application for your Mac which will assure that you can start your computer in the middle of the night without waking up the neighborhood – it eliminates your Mac’s Start Up Sound. When you have your speakers always turned on you won’t come around the nice little “BLAAANG” when you start your computer. Mac OS has not added from house the possibility to stop this sound. But with this little application you can get rid of the start up sound ...Hier Weiterlesen

Change The Folder Image In Mac OS X (Video)

September 24, 2010 // 0 Comments

Change the folder image in Mac OS X I always liked to see what is in my folder. In Windows this was really easy. I just made an image, called it folder and put it into my folder – that was it. It is a bit more tricky in the Mac OS but easy enough to do it in just a minute. What you need is an image in .ico format. You can find some websites which allow you to upload an image and save it as .ico but there is also a free plugin available for Photoshop which allows you to save it on your ...Hier Weiterlesen

Killer Tips For Mac OS – A Great Book For A Stormy Sunday

September 23, 2010 // 0 Comments

[easyazon-image align=”left” asin=”0321501934″ locale=”us” height=”500″ src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/515MGxwDg8L.jpg” width=”404″]If you are like me I feel I waist a ton of time on things I don’t know. Learning is for sure one option but learning also means that you need to invest a good amount of time and then, maybe, you still don’t know all and the whole circle starts again. Especially when you ...Hier Weiterlesen

More About The Finder Features In Mac OS X

September 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

There are lots of new Finder Features in Mac OSX. It doesn’t matter if you use Snow Leopard, Lion or even Mountain Lion – the Finder features will help you to organize your files. The Finder is a great tool to organize your files. It is the heart and soul in Mac OS – it manages everything from your photos to your music file. The Finder helps you to sort your files but also to find them again. Finder allows you to label your files with different colors and you can add a name to ...Hier Weiterlesen

Make Your Desktop Background Personal (Video)

September 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

Everyone wants her Mac to be more personal. One thing you can do is to change your desktop background to a picture. If you’ve recently changed to a Mac system you may find the different operating system quiet challenging although anyone says that it’s so easy to get used to it. For me it was not so easy and even things I could do in no time on my Windows computer seem to take me forever on the Mac. So I thought I will make some small videos for you to help you to get used to your ...Hier Weiterlesen