Search Become The Solution:

Mac Bring Dashboard Widgets to Front Desktop

Mac Bring Dashboard Widgets to Front Desktop
Want to always see and use your favorite Dashboard Widget? You can bring Mac X Dashboard items to your Desktop and make them show persistently. Follow these steps.   1. Find your Dashboard hotkey. Go to System Preferences -> Mission Control and see your hot key for Dashboard.   2. While still in Mission Control, ensure Dashboard is switched to As Overlay   3. Open Terminal. (Applications -> Utilities ->Terminal) 4. Type the following commands: defaults write com.apple.dashboard devmode YES then killall Dock   5. Open Mac Dashboard. Click on any Widget and hold the mouse button while hot-keying back to your desktop. Your widget should appear on your Desktop. Repeat this action for as many widgets you would like placed on your Desktop. Note: If you still cannot mouse-click...

Mac Change DNS Servers

Mac Change DNS Servers
Your Mac uses DNS to be able to connect to any internet domain address – like http://becomethesolution.com. Basically, without DNS you would never be able to type a web address name into your web browser and have it resolve. You never need to worry about managing your DNS because your ISP (Internet Service Provider) (such as AT&T or Comcast) automatically pushes their DNS to your home router. Thus, all computers connecting to your router use the same DNS servers. When you purchase Internet from an ISP, you are essentially paying to use their DNS servers. There are many public and private DNS servers you can use. Some private DNS servers promise 100% uptime but come with a price.   What should I do when my Internet is down?   The next...

Mac Empty Trash Immediately

Mac Empty Trash Immediately
Are you sick of seeing the Are you sure you want to permanently erase the items in the Trash? Message? You can disable this prompt which allows you to instantly delete anything in your trash bin.   1. Go to Finder Menu -> Preferences   2. Uncheck Show warning before emptying the Trash   3. Now, each time you empty your trash you will no longer receive the are you sure you want to empty message.

How to Flush DNS Mac OS X

How to Flush DNS Mac OS X
If you are experiencing issues browsing web pages in your Safari, Firefox, or Google Chrome, you may need to flush your DNS cache.   1. Open Terminal (Applications -> Utilities -> Terminal) 2. Type the following: sudo dscacheutil -flushcache; sudo killall -HUP mDNSResponder; 3. You will be prompted to enter your Mac account password. Your cache will be flushed and complete similar to below.    
Follow Us Online!
Become The Solution Facebook PageBecome The Solution Twitter Solution ChicagoBecome The Solution Google PlusBecome The Solution InstagramBecome The Solution LinkedInBecome The Solution YouTube

Subscribe to Become The Solution! Enter Email: