10 Answered Questions for the topic macos

08/05/19

Modifier key bug with Adobe Design Standard CS4 (Mac OS 10.6.6)?

When I launch the Adobe apps, they ask me if I want to delete the preferences file. I say 'no'. Then, when using the apps, none of the tools seem to work properly, eg in Illustrator, I can't move... more

06/06/19

How do I install pip on macOS or OS X?

I spent most of the day yesterday searching for a clear answer for installing `pip` (package manager for Python). I can't find a good solution.How do I install it?

05/28/19

How can I quickly zoom in on the Mac OS X version of Word without having to use the menu?

(I'm using the Mac version MS Word 2011)I used to happily use the wheel mouse to zoom but, after upgrading to the Mac Magic mouse (using only finger slide movement to scroll and pan) I can no... more

05/21/19

How to run a shell script on a Unix console or Mac terminal?

I know it, forget it and relearn it again. Time to write it down.

05/14/19

How to get rid of large gaps in text in MS Word?

When formatting a document such as a resume, MS Word often inserts a large gap in the text--sometimes as much as half a page of blank space. When I try to delete the gap, moving the cursor from the... more

05/13/19

Copying files across computers using SSH and MAC OS X Terminal?

I'm trying to copy my .profile, .rvm and .ssh folders/files to a new computer and I know how to use the `cp` and `ssh` commands but I'm not sure how to use them in order to transfer files from one... more

04/28/19

How to run a shell script on a Unix console or Mac terminal?

I know it, forget it and relearn it again. Time to write it down.

04/27/19

Is there a way to make mv create the directory to be moved to if it doesn't exist?

So, if I'm in my home directory and I want to move foo.c to ~/bar/baz/foo.c , but those directories don't exist, is there some way to have those directories automatically created, so that you would... more

04/03/19

How to move Lightroom catalog to a new drive?

I use adobe Lightroom for all my photos and I am constantly running into space issues. I have been told not to move my Lightroom files by several individuals. Why is that? Surely there must be a... more

03/14/19

How to run a shell script on a Unix console or Mac terminal?

I know it, forget it and relearn it again. Time to write it down.

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