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Is there a git GUI for people who don't even know what git is? [closed]

I have set some of my clients up with Sparkleshare for shared documents, to avoid overly complex solutions like Alfresco etc. At the moment, accessing old versions of files requires me to get it for ...
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1answer
333 views

Decrease the size of shadows when doing a screen capture in OS X Lion?

When taking a screenshot in Mac OS X Lion, I've noticed the shadows appear to be a lot larger than in Snow Leopard. Perhaps they just fade more gradually and this takes up more space. Whatever the ...
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1answer
72 views

Using the keyboard in Mac OS's tree control

On Mac, how do I use the keyboard in the tree control widget to collapse/expand folders?
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1answer
111 views

Gnome and Debian are too large for my original iBook. What distro/gui should I use?

The machine I'm using has a PowerPC architecture so I'm somewhat limited to what flavors of Linux I can use and I don't want to go back to Mac OS 8.9. The HD is only 3.3 GB so I can't get both Debian ...
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1answer
438 views

What are the benefits of mac-style global menu in Ubuntu?

I'm currently using Ubuntu linux. There is a feature avaliable called global-menu, which provides mac-style global menu bar - common menu bar for any application. But I wonder (as I've never used a ...
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3answers
719 views

Red, yellow and green lights on iTunes

I notice on some of my friends laptop, the itunes player has three lights where the file edit, veiw, controls and all the other stuff suppose to be. Is that just for Mac system or is it for all ...
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308 views

Preventing windows from going over the top of the screen (in win XP)

These days I work on both Windows and Mac OS X machines. I'm a long time fan of Mac and would like to get some of the UI functionality on the windows machines I work with. In OSX the menubar is the ...
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3answers
6k views

GUI zip utility for Mac OS X that supports previewing [closed]

I always miss 7-zip when I'm working on my Mac. Does anyone know of a good GUI utility that allows me to preview zip file contents and do partial extracts? I've seen the Unarchiver and various 7-zip ...
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GUI for Apache/PHP on a Mac

Recently installed Snow Leopard on my Mac Mini. Something screwed up my Apache/PHP installation and it's now looking at a different library as localhost. The PHP installation also reset some of my ...
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1answer
2k views

How to Keep a Window in Front of Others in Mac OS X?

Does anybody know if it would be possible to keep a window in front of others on Mac OS X (10.6) ? I would like to be able to have my firebug console open while debugging my site and my screen real ...
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5answers
930 views

What are the Pros and Cons of using Virtual Desktops?

I have always loved the idea of virtual desktops, but have never been able to fully embrace them. Everytime I try to adopt virtual desktops I tend to find the context switching too jarring compared to ...