Archive for the 'OS X / Apple OS' Category

Jul 07 2010

Window Stuck Under Toolbar in OS X

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Sometimes a window can get stuck under the top toolbar in OS X. This often happens when I use Citrix in OS X to run Windows applications. When this happens it’s not possible to grab the window norĀ  to close it. A simple solution for this is to press [fn] [shift] [F2] which will move […]

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Sep 09 2009

How I fixed the problem and got my Logitech mouse working OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard

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Logitech has yet to release updated keyboard and mice drivers for OS X 10.6 / Snow Leopard. I’m quite fond of my Logitech MX 510 mouse and wanted this problem fixed as soon as possible. I used the instruction from the link below which tells you to download the “Logitech Control Center”, locate the “Logitech […]

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Aug 03 2009

Entourage taking over my harddrive

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I noticed that I had almost no space left on my MacBook and I couldn’t see a good reason why I would have so little space left. In Windows I used an excellent application called WinDirStat to find out what was wasting space on my harddrive, and I was glad to see that there’s a […]

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Aug 02 2009

OS X process ID and open ports

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I had a need to identify what process ID (PID) on my MacBook running OSX that had a specific IP address and port open so that I could kill it. It took me a while to figure this out but eventually I found something that worked. “-P” stops lsof from translatingĀ port number to names e.g. […]

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