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How to save to hidden directories in OS X

Accessing a hidden folder from within an application may be tricky, but can be overcome using a simple Finder trick.

By March 17, 2014


Twitter makes account searches easier with Profiles Directory

Aiming to have user accounts show up more often in various search engines, the social network develops a directory tool.

By October 8, 2012


AT&T sheds directories, advertising business

The telecommunications giant is selling the assets to Cerberus, but will get a 47 percent stake in the new venture.

By April 9, 2012


About the OS X ByHost preferences directory

Most preferences in OS X are stored directly in the user's Preferences folder; however, within this folder is a directory called ByHost that contains other commonly used preferences.

By February 9, 2012


Remove stubborn user accounts with Directory Utility

If you have accounts in OS X that the system stubbornly refuses to remove, there are some things you can try.

By November 16, 2011


Home and system directory names not translating in OS X

If you change the system language in OS X, some key directories such as the default home folder directories should show in the new language. If this does not happen there is a way to fix the problem.

By April 25, 2011


Avoid changing names of OS X home folder directories

Users should by default not be able to rename the supplied directories in OS X home folders, but if they are renamed, then odd application and system behavior may result.

By February 4, 2011


Privacy check, part two: Testing free Web people directories

Online people-search directories make it easy to discover a wealth of private information simply by entering a name, address, and/or phone number in their search boxes.

By January 18, 2011


Privacy check: What Web directories know about you

Online directories let people discover a scary amount of private information about you simply by entering your name, location, and/or telephone number in their search boxes.

By January 17, 2011


How to open current Terminal directory in the Finder

Terminal users may find it useful to open the current Finder window in the Terminal and open the current Terminal working directory in the Finder. Some options.

By December 27, 2010