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Fixing TruePreview for Apple Mail 6.6

If you started mail before these two commands make sure to copy the plugin from the Bundle (Disbaled) folder back to the Bundle folder. defaults write ~/Library/Mail/Bundles/TruePreview.mailbundle/Contents/Info SupportedPluginCompatibilityUUIDs -array-add DAFFB2B4-77BC-4C25-8CE1-2405E652D54B defaults write ~/Library/Mail/Bundles/TruePreview.mailbundle/Contents/Info SupportedPluginCompatibilityUUIDs -array-add 2B98D2DD-000B-4521-83EB-7BFCB9B161C8

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Fixing TruePreview for Apple Mail 6.5

If you started Mail and it tells you that your plugin got disabled you have to move the plugin first from the disblaed folder back to the “normal” folder: mv ~/Library/Mail/Bundles\ \(Disabled\)/TruePreview.mailbundle ~/Library/Mail/Bundles/ after this you need to figure out … Continue reading

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Mission Control

To get mission control to pop up fast just write this to your plist file: defaults write com.apple.dock expose-animation-duration -float 0.1; killall Dock And with defaults delete com.apple.dock expose-animation-duration; killall Dock you can get back to default setting.

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Mac OS X is updating your preferences in the background

Recently I noticed that a config file of Safari gets updated every now and then even if Safari is not running. The same goes for a configuration file: /Users/hashier/Library/SyncedPreferences/com.apple.Safari.plist /Users/hashier/Library/SyncedPreferences/com.apple.syncedpreferences.plist These two files are not directly readable with e.g. cat … Continue reading

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Safari search

Do be able to use Safari’s search function you definitely should execute this cmd: defaults write com.apple.Safari FindOnPageMatchesWordStartsOnly -bool FALSE As the name states it. Your search string doesn’t need to be at the beginning of the word.

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Getting rid of Java on a Mac

If you installed Java from Apple then you have the problem, that you have got a very old Version of Java: $ java -version java version “1.6.0_37″Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.6.0_37-b06-434-11M3909) Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 20.12-b01-434, mixed … Continue reading

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