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497 views

Create PDF preview from multiple eps/ai files

I am looking for software under OSX if possible, to be able to create PDF preview out of many eps files. It should take eps files as input(or perhaps scan dirs) and give output PDF. Hope there is such ...
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1answer
328 views

VIM is great for text. Is there, too, an efficient, mouseless way to manipulate files on OS X?

I am having trouble navigating through files on OS X. That is, creating files, copying, moving, and so on. I am currently using the Finder, but the act of clicking with the mouse is not very ...
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1answer
1k views

Is there an OS X tool for finding coordinates, pixel color and measuring distances on the screen?

Is there a software for OS-X that will do all those tasks? Finding screen-coordinates (x,y), the pixel color below pointer, and distance between 2 points?
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1answer
107 views

Common tool to run softwares in cross platform operating systems?

Scenario and example In Windows the software usually comes with the extension .exe, we used to run .exe files in Linux operating systems using some third party tool like wine, likewise there may be a ...
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1answer
130 views

Graphical comparison tool to use with svn on Mac OS 10.7

Is it possible to view "svn diff" output graphically on Mac OS? Most of the graphical diff programs allow you to view only one file per time. Which is very inconvenient when you use svn and have ...
2
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2answers
962 views

Personal keylogger for OS X [closed]

I'm looking for some Mac software that will help me track my keystrokes, in a format for easy analysis. I'd like to store the timestamp and selected application for each keystroke or run of ...
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2answers
553 views

Tablet-compatible vector drawing app for OS X?

I got a capacitive stylus so I can use my laptop's trackpad as a graphics tablet. It seems like drawing software such as SketchBook Express works quite well, but it only produces bitmap output. Are ...
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3answers
328 views

Reading Ruler for Mac OS X

I'm looking for a reading ruler for Mac OS X. To be precise: I don't want to measure something. I have to read long texts, which can be very exhausting. A line or marker which is easy to move would ...
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3answers
8k views

OS X alternatives to iTunes for playing FLAC

I am new to OS X and their player iTunes doesn't seem to like FLAC (they support only ALAC). I am looking for a player to play FLACs. I know VLC does the job, but is there any player that can: ...
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2answers
448 views

Any free alternatives to missing sync on OS X (for Palm OS HotSync)?

I have a device (Alphasmart Dana) that requires Palm OS HotSync manager, but it's no longer supported by 10.6.
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3answers
4k views

How to get a simple Javascript console and output [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to run JavaScript in Textmate? I'm learning javascript at Codecademy They have a website with a js console and an editor. But I can't find anything that ...
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1answer
770 views

Is there any Spotify CLI client that works on OS X?

I dislike the Spotify client for OS X. I'm looking for a CLI client. Any recommendation?
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5answers
554 views

How to share and play music in my office

I would like to use my old MacBook (hooked to a stereo equipment) as a media server to allow everybody in my office to play or upload music, in a Jukebox style. The best case would be a web interface ...
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1answer
191 views

Offline website preview, using absolute paths

I'm currently editing some websites. What I usually do is edit the html/css files in vim (from the command line) and then preview them in Safari (and intermittently in firefox an chrome to see if that ...
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2answers
3k views

Camera+ or Instagram Effects on Mac [closed]

Any photo editing software for Mac that has effects similar to those on Camera+ or Instagram on iOS?
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3answers
3k views

An application to easily pick a color in Mac OS X and get the hex value

I'm looking for a way to easily pick a color from anywhere on the screen in Mac OS X and get the value as a hex code (like #ACC782 ). OS X has a built in system "color picker" and I found a ...
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1answer
224 views

Which software can view .torrent metainfo?

Looking for software which can show the content of .torrent including all files, folders and size of files. Preferable under windows, but OS X also should be fine. Update: The subject is not a ...
0
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1answer
425 views

Switch keyboard layout with opt-shift on OS X

I got used to switch my keyboard layout with Alt+Shift in Windows. On Lion seems it is not possible to assign Opt+Shift for changing kbd layout. Is there any software which will allow me to switch kbd ...
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1answer
485 views

Great PDF Creators for Mac OS X

Im looking for a Great PDF CREATOR for the Mac, not just an editor, not a program that combines PDFs, but a PDF creator, I have looked at Adobe X Pro, but the price is high to say the least, so Im not ...
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1answer
178 views

Syncing files between OS X and a server

Dropbox is pretty handy, but I want to accomplish a similar thing on a larger scale - syncing my local files across computers and on a server. I already have a big fat research server with a big drive ...
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1answer
738 views

Pomodoro Software for OSX?

I have recently been using the Pomodoro Technique to help me accomplish tasks. I currently do it using timer on my phone. I was wondering if there is any software that runs on OSX Lion that can place ...
6
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1answer
857 views

Is it possible to have two pointers (cursors) on my Mac?

Is there a software out there that will allow two mouse pointers (cursors) on my Mac? Note that I don't just want to connect two mice, I want two pointers, each controlled by a mouse. This is the ...
4
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1answer
311 views

Monitor Spotify Traffic on OS X

I'm looking to keep track of my Spotify usage on Mac OS X Lion. I don't currently have an unlimited bandwidth connection and so I need to keep track of it all. It would also help me see how much I'm ...
2
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1answer
384 views

Monitor modem speed and transfer volumes in OS X

I've got Nokia CS-17 internet stick and looking for a simple utility that would show me my connection speed and transfer volumes while i'm connected, ideally directly in the menu bar. I don't want ...
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3answers
228 views

Invoice software to attach a PDF file to an e-mail and add text before it

I'm testing this 3 apps: Billings, On the job and Grand Total running on OS X Snow Leopard. They are invoicing applications. I need it to create recurring invoces for my clients. I tried them all and ...
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5answers
5k views

What is a good alternative to Coda? [closed]

At university I used Coda, which was installed on their Macs. Now that I'm at home, I don't have Coda on my Mac and don't want to pirate it because it's harsh on indie developers. What good ...
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4answers
10k views

Mac OS X logfile viewer

Is there any log viewer application for OS X out there, which is a little bit more "fancy" than tail? Say, with some highlighting capabilities and filtering? The only one I found was KIWI, but I was ...
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4answers
630 views

Recommend archiver software on OSX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What’s a good way to extract .rar files on the Mac? Please recommend a nice software which will work on Lion. Default one is extracting immediately after I double click ...
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2answers
357 views

Multi-platform diary application

Can you recommend a good offline multi-platform (or just only Mac and Windows) diary application? One that allows different entries which also can be tagged.
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4answers
171 views

I'm looking for a text-manipulation app for Mac [closed]

I'm wondering if anyone knows of an app that would allow me to auto-sequence massive lists and the like. I'm finding it hard to explain! Basically I would like to do stuff like: <p ...
2
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2answers
2k views

OS X Software to remove Audio from Video

I need to remove the audio track from a video file (it is a .mov file). Which is the best free software to do this on a Mac?
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2answers
408 views

Software to show typed keys on the screen

Just as the capture shows, when you type something using the keyboard, a big label appears at the bottom of the screen showing the keys you typed. I use Windows & Linux, so I just want to know ...
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2answers
2k views

How can I burn a mov file to a DVD?

If I have a *.mov file on my hard-drive, how can I burn it to a DVD disk so that I can pop that into a DVD player and play? I have Windows 7 and OS X.
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3answers
285 views

Print web page to PDF under OS X

Under OS X, what is the best software to convert webpage to PDF? Would be great if I could customize the output – in some cases pages have some columns that are unnecessary to export, or ...
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2answers
406 views

Good download manager for OS X [closed]

I am looking for a good free download manager for OS X that will allow me to resume and pause downloads manage the number of simultaneous downloads add new files to the list while others download ...
0
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1answer
302 views

Burning to DVD with subtitles

I wish to burn DVDs plus the usual standard input file formats like AVI, DivX, WMV etc. to a DVD with the ability to add subtitles. So far all burning programs I have tried have been unable to do ...
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3answers
7k views

Google translate client for OS X

I'm using Translate Client on Windows. This tool instantly get translation of selected text in any application by double press Ctrl What are alternatives for Mac OS X? Good implementation would be as ...
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1answer
90 views

What OS X software do I need to produce a video like this

Watch this video. What I like is the ease with which user is able to write or draw anything. Also I like the way he is able to use different colors. I have a Mac and I would like to produce a videos ...
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2answers
2k views

S/MIME capable mail application for OS X

Is there a mail application for Mac OS X with S/MIME support and keychain integration other than Apple's Mail.app? Thunderbird has S/MIME but no keychain access (please correct me). MailMate has ...
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2answers
983 views

What is the best SVN client for Mac OS X? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Free SVN client for Mac What is the best SVN client for Mac OS X? I used TortoiseSVN on Windows, but TortoiseSVN is not available for Mac OS X.
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2answers
54 views

Health Monitoring Alert for OS X [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mac OS software for periodical work break I have an application on Windows which checks for continuous uses. It alerts me to take rest after 15-20 minutes when I am ...
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2answers
224 views

MP3 player for OS X with wide timer bar

I am trying to play back sound files on my Macintosh, recordings of lectures made with a digital recorder. The problem is that in iTunes, the timer bar is very narrow, so if I want to "rewind" by a ...
2
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1answer
1k views

Menubar Calculator for OS X?

Is there a good calculator that I can run from the menubar? I know that I can type calculations into Spotlight but I'd like something a bit more full-featured. Also, Spotlight frequently has a delay ...
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3answers
453 views

How can I do full text searches on files and have a preview?

On Windows XP I used Google Desktop Search which provided full text searches on files and emails with a preview of results, like a Google search. It indexed files when needed. I'm looking for ...
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3answers
8k views

Is there something like Grapher.app for Windows?

On a Mac, there is a Grapher.app which has many functions like: ordinary graphing, polar graphing, lin-log and log-log graphing, 3d graphing, derivatives, integrals, implicitly defined functions, ...
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1answer
731 views

Setting and enforcing password policies and across a network of Macs

I have been looking at ways of essentially having a domain environment for an office of about 15 Macs which can be used to enforce password changes, a minimum level of password strength and even ...
4
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2answers
4k views

PDF to text convertor

I'm looking for a "one-click" way of taking ANY PDF and converting it to plain text. Ideally on OSX or Linux. Ideally, the solution would include OCR functionality, but it need not necessarily. The ...
2
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2answers
1k views

HTML editor as simple as TextEdit

I LOVE TextEdit. It works exactly as I want for creative writing. I normally save as RTF, but sometimes a simple well-formed HTML file could be useful – one with just text and h1's, h2's, etc. ...
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1answer
99 views

Looking for Mac Applications like IOGraph

Anyone know of apps similar to IOGraph by IOGraphica? Basically this app tracks your mouse movements and makes art.
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2answers
4k views

How can I compress .mov files to fit on DVD-Rs on Mac OS X?

I'm running Mac OS X 10.6 and have a few large .mov files (around 20-30GB each) that I would like to burn onto separate data DVD-Rs. The resolution of the videos is 960x540 and the duration ranges ...