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Easy: Set Mac Terminal Command History (Set How Many Lines Remembered)

Easy: Set Mac Terminal Command History (Set How Many Lines Remembered)
By default , Mac OS Terminal bash profiles remembers 500 lines of command history in shell. While 500 lines is a lot, some prefer to remember more lines of history to repeat commands. Follow the steps below to increase the HISTFILESIZE setting inside your Terminal bash profile.   Confirm the current Terminal command history length by...
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Fix: Mac OS X Get Desktop Background to Show Up on Locked Screen

Fix: Mac OS X Get Desktop Background to Show Up on Locked Screen
When you set a background desktop picture in Mac OS X, the operating system will create a blurred pictured of the same picture on your lock/login screen by default (if you have automatic login disabled) . Some users report the locked desktop picture background sometimes is a grey background picture , instead of a blurred picture...
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Easy: TextEdit Open as Plain Text – Mac OS

Easy: TextEdit Open as Plain Text – Mac OS
You can force TextEdit to open as a plain text document by default. Sometimes users prefer to work and save in plain text versus rich text documents. This option is configured in preferences. Follow the steps below.   Open TextEdit and go to TextEdit -> Preferences.   Under Format , select Plain text.     Now,...
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Easy: How to Move (Re-arrange) Mac Menu Bar Icons

Easy: How to Move (Re-arrange) Mac Menu Bar Icons
You can easily re-arrange the icons in the top menu bar of your Mac desktop. Follow the steps below for the latest version of Mac OS X.     Hover your mouse cursor to an icon in your Mac menu bar and hold down the command key. This will disengage the icon to be moved.  ...
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Inside an SSD Hard Drive (Opened Up)

Inside an SSD Hard Drive (Opened Up)
If you are curious what is inside a Solid State Hard Drive (SSD) , we opened up one to see first hand. Opening up any hard drive will void the warranty , so we do not recommend doing this unless you plan on disposing the hard drive afterword’s. Technical Details Model: OWC Mercury Extreme SSD (Other...
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Disable: Mac Notification Center Permanently (Terminal Command)

Disable: Mac Notification Center Permanently (Terminal Command)
You can permanently disable Mac OS notifications and any future notifications from apps you install on your Mac. Each time you install an app on your Mac, is chooses to send notifications from notification center and in most cases you never know the app did this. Instead of going into notifications each time to disable them...
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