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Jun
17
comment How can I tell which network interface my computer is using?
+1 for cli - simple and works well
Dec
4
comment Is there a way to access open finder windows with Quicksilver?
thank you! (to the creator of quicksilver, no less! :)
Nov
24
comment How to read and write Mac drives on Windows
When trying to install on Windows 7 got - "This utility was not intended for this operating system"
Nov
22
comment How can I export / import a single keychain item via the command line in OS X?
you are awesome! is there any way to change the stored value (i.e. save it back into the keychain?)
Nov
21
comment How can I get the displayed value of a cell in MS Excel ( for text that was converted to dates)?
Thanks - I need the actual values as text - the file is going to get imported into another program
Nov
21
comment How can I get the displayed value of a cell in MS Excel ( for text that was converted to dates)?
@MattiasÅslund - yes but for hundreds of thousands of rows is the only issue...
Nov
17
comment DVD Burning Software compatible with Windows 7
not available ( or free ) anymore
Nov
10
comment How to reverse video on Mac OS?
1 frame at a time? that is kind of lame.
Nov
8
comment How can I select enclosing quotes with TextMate?
thank you! although I loved textmate the stagnation in development caused me to move to Sublime Text :)
May
25
comment Is there a Google Authenticator desktop client?
It looks really good - just makes me nervous b/c I don't easily understand everything that makes it work :)
May
7
comment How can I tell if OS X is connected to a VPN network from the command line?
@DanielBeck -yes
Apr
15
comment Can I mount an SSHFS drive via port 21 with FTP-SSL?
i will accept a different answer if someone else can provide better insight on this.
Apr
14
comment Can I mount an SSHFS drive via port 21 with FTP-SSL?
Thanks for clearing this up for me. Can you recommend some ways to mount ftps volumes on Mac OS X? What I really want to do is to be able to download / backup the site - and then do this again and only get things that have changed. I was hoping to do this via rsync if I could mount the drive.
Apr
6
comment Is there a shortcut key to duplicate a tab in Google Chrome?
shortcut now available. see my answer below.
Mar
22
comment How to use Mac OS X's Summary Service on the command line?
second one didn't work, first one tool a little tweaking - but overall it is great to know the applescript dictionary includes the summarize command.
Feb
11
comment gem install rails doesn't do anything
It was using so little CPU that I still didn't think it was doing anything. I tried -v but that didn't work - had to be uppercase!
Feb
7
comment Finder - undo close window for Mac OS X
that looks so good i'm going to edit the question to remove the "no finder replacement" stipulation so you can put that as the answer
Feb
7
comment How do I configure custom URL handlers on OS X?
Thanks for the fast and detailed answer. Looks good! Question though - I think that I tried RCDefaultApp before and had some issue with it. Has it been working seamlessly for you?
Dec
10
comment inotifywait alternative command for Mac?
I added a new answer on that question you linked to - stackoverflow.com/questions/1515730/…
Nov
19
comment Why am I unable to send an attachment with Outlook via SMTP that I am able to send via Gmail / Google Apps?
seems to have fixed it (fingers crossed)