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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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Disable: System Integrity Protection High Sierra – Mac OS

Disable: System Integrity Protection High Sierra – Mac OS
What is It? System Integrity Protection (SIP) is a built-in security mechanism that helps protect your Mac from unknown processes and applications from modifying or accessing certain directories and files as root. Read more here .   Why Do You Need It? By protecting root files and directories, Mac OS helps ensure integrity and protection of...
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Fix: The Destination Mailbox Does Not Exist – Mac Mail

Fix: The Destination Mailbox Does Not Exist – Mac Mail
You may receive an error message in Mac OS X Mail when you try to delete or archive an email message.   The message “” could not be moved to the mailbox (null). The destination mailbox does not exist.   If the email account you are moving the email message with is using IMAP , it...
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