Monthly Archives: August 2011

Let Someone Put Documents In Your MobileMe Public Folder

I have to admit that although I knew how to put documents into my MobileMe public folder for other people to see, I could not figure out how to let them put things in the folder to pass along to … Continue reading

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Sizing Columns

This tip is simple, but for those who have a gazillion things on their computers, it might prove to be very helpful. It has to do with resizing columns. I have this one folder that is the equivalent of a … Continue reading

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Using All My Files Feature

Are you still trying to decide if you want to switch to Lion? All My Files is a new feature in Lion that you really might like. Before you start using this, be sure to open your Finder Preferences (Finder … Continue reading

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A Finder Window Shortcut

I think this is new in Lion, but someone contradicted me about that, so if you have Snow Leopard, check it out. You don’t have to open a finder window to get to all the things that you need, such … Continue reading

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A Lion Mail Tip

This tip is not written down anywhere. Don’t you just hate that? I guess it will all come together sooner or later, but meanwhile, here is a tip for doing searches in Lion Mail. Put the name of a person … Continue reading

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Use Spotlight to Go Straight to a Web or Wikipedia Search

This is a Lion Tip. Enter a topic in the Spotlight search window and two of the options will always be Search Web for…. and Search Wikipedia for….. .

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Skip Opening a Finder Window in Lion

In Lion you don’t have to open a finder window to get to all the things that you need, such as your Application Folder, Downloads Folder, AirDrop, etc. Now you can find it under the Go Menu. I love this … Continue reading

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