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Dragging Image to Desktop Moving to Different Area Mac

Dragging Image to Desktop Moving to Different Area Mac
Do you sometimes drag images from a web page off to your desktop (Safari web browser for instance), but the image isn’t where you dragged it too? The image you dragged suddenly snaps to another area on your desktop, leaving you to move any windows you had open around to actually find the image. Super annoying!   When you drag the image from a web browser to your desktop, make sure to hover the desktop with the dragged image for about 1 second so the image actually places itself in that location. See screenshot.   You drag off an image and release your mouse cursor – but the image is all the way in the corner of your desktop – NOT where you dragged it to!   Solution: While dragging off...

Where does Mac X Download Files To

Where does Mac X Download Files To
By default, Mac X downloads all files from Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Safari to the current logged in users Home Downloads folder. To access the default download folder, follow the screenshots below.   1. Double-Click your Hard Drive   2. Double-Click Users   3. Double-Click the User folder (or your account name)   4. You will see the Downloads folder. Double click this folder to reveal all of your default downloads.   Remember, you can always change the default download folder of Mac X per application. Learn how to change the default download location in the most popular Web Browsers for Mac x (Safari, Chrome, Firefox) here.

Change Default Download Location Mac Chrome Firefox Safari

Change Default Download Location Mac Chrome Firefox Safari
You can easily change the default download directory of your favorite web browser in Mac to be somewhere easily accessible, such as your desktop. To change the default directory of Firefox, Chrome, and Safari follow these steps.   Change Default Download Location Safari   1. In Safari, open Preferences Safari Menu -> Preferences  2. In General, change the File download location to be your desktop. (You can select other then just navigate to your desktop and click select. You do not need to select a file or folder on your desktop.)   Change Default Download Location Chrome   1. In Google Chrome, open Preferences Chrome Menu -> Preferences 2. In the Chrome Settings view, select show advanced settings…   3. Scroll until you see Downloads. Click change… and select your desktop....

Mac Auto Restart After Freezing

Mac Auto Restart After Freezing
Even though Macs don’t freeze often, it might be best practice to force your Mac to auto-reboot should it freeze down the road. Set Restart on Freeze might be beneficial if you run a Mac X server and it suddenly freezes – having it reboot itself to bring it back to life and your server services instantly. This option is the same as Energy Saver – start up automatically after a power failure – explained below.   Set Your Mac to Auto Reboot After Freezing   1. Open Terminal (Hard Drive -> Applications ->Utilities) 2. To enable Restart on Freeze type: sudo systemsetup -setrestartfreeze on 3. To disable Restart on Freeze type: sudo systemsetup -setrestartfreeze off 4. To see Restart on Freeze status type: sudo systemsetup –getrestartfreeze     Energy...
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