Posts Tagged ‘osx’

Cure a calendar crash on Mac

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018


How do I disable two finger gestures (Back/Forward) on Chrome for 10.7? – Google Product Forums

Sunday, October 8th, 2017!topic/chrome/PaMriZC-Kuo

OK — This isn’t a real fix, but I turned off "swipe between pages" in System Preferences -> Trackpad -> More Gestures.

Apparently "between pages" of a PDF or whatever is seen as back-forward in the browser. I wish you could keep the page turning and kill the browsing hiccup.


Frequently asked questions about iCloud Keychain – Apple Support

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

this describes how to change the security code but I can’t seem to do this…

How to set up a new Mac securely and update an older one | Macworld

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

How to reinstall OS X – Apple Support

Sunday, July 17th, 2016


Start up from OS X Internet Recovery by holding down Option-Command-R immediately after turning on or restarting your Mac. Release the keys when you see the Apple logo. Startup is complete when you see the OS X Utilities window.

Open Disk Utility from the OS X Utilities window, then use Disk Utility to erase your built-in hard disk using the OS X Extended (Journaled) format. Quit Disk Utility when done.

How to Stop Other Devices Ringing When iPhone Gets a Phone Call

Sunday, November 15th, 2015

Killing an Application with Terminal – Mac Guides

Sunday, June 21st, 2015

wifi issues

Friday, February 13th, 2015

osx – Fastest and safest way to copy massive data from one external drive to another – Ask Different

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

rsync too

how to get full path of a unix file

Saturday, September 6th, 2014


1. Drag the file from finder to a terminal. Yes, pull it out with some effort and just drop it right there…

2. The full path will magically show up in no time!

ON LINUX According to Stackoverflow, you should do:

readlink -f file.txt


find $PWD -iname “*” -maxdepth 1

find $PWD -maxdepth 1