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AppleScript fun: Previewing HTML from TextWrangler

Bare Bones' TextWrangler is a very useful tool for Web developers, but lacks options for quickly previewing HTML code in your Web browser.

By August 13, 2012

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Tackle OS X applications opening outside the bounds of your display

If a program cannot be accessed because it's outside of the limits of your display, here are a couple of options you can try to restore it.

By July 11, 2013

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How to manage services in OS X

Services in OS X offer built-in and custom options to help optimize your workflow.

By June 28, 2013

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How to create a VPN shortcut in OS X

With the aid of a short Automator workflow, AppleScript can have you connected to your VPN with a single keystroke.

By May 1, 2013

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Banish stubborn menu extras in OS X

If you are experiencing problems with a menu extra and can't seem to remove it by standard means, it may have a nonstandard implementation, which will take a couple of steps to root out and uninstall.

By May 9, 2013

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Newfound iMessage security issue spams, crashes app

A reported attack method can target Apple's iMessage service and flood it with messages. So far it remains highly isolated.

By March 29, 2013

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List an OS X folder hierarchy with TextWrangler

If you need to get a structured list of the directories in a folder, TextWrangler can do that.

By March 13, 2013

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Make a workaround to avoid time-outs at shutdown in OS X

If OS X continually halts shutdown because an application has not quit in time, you can get around it with a custom Automator workflow.

By March 12, 2013

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

Readers ask questions about how to automate keystroke sequences in OS X, and other topics.

By February 22, 2013

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New Mac malware uses OS X launch services

A new malware for OS X also acts as a reminder to monitor the launch services in OS X as a security precaution.

By December 3, 2012