Category Archives: Lion Tips

Temporarily Moving The Dock

I got an email today with the following question. In my universe the Dock goes on the bottom of my screen.  I’m sorry, but that is just the way it is.  When it is moved somewhere else my eyes twitch, … Continue reading

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A Solution For Wonky Problems

A wonky problem with your Mac is a weird problem that is driving you nuts because it doesn’t seem logical. I made that definition up in case you have any doubt. It covers a lot of territory. One of the … Continue reading

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Use Spotlight to Instantly Open Apps, Utilities, Documents

I think I have covered this before, but upon request, here it is again. One of the best features of Spotlight is the ability to bypass the Applications folder when you want to open an application (0r a utility or … Continue reading

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Clean Up The Junk On Your Mac

I have covered this before, but it is just so important, I’m going to address it again. There is a great app available called CleanMyMac. I run it once a month and it gets rid of 10-13 GB of stuff … Continue reading

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How To Batch Convert and Resize Images

If you have any need to batch convert and resize images I urge you to check out a recent how-to article by Jim Tanous of The Mac Observer.  Jim takes you through all the steps necessary to do this, using … Continue reading

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Cool Use For Stickies

If you have lots of things that come to you via email and require followup here is a good trick to make your life easier. To take advantage of this tip you need to be familiar with the app Stickies. … Continue reading

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What To Do When Safari Changes Your Words

So here is the deal.  You are filling out fields using Safari.  It could be your name, email address, street name, or whatever.  That word, or part of that word, is similar to an existing word.  Safari changes your word. … Continue reading

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