The ‘Mac OS X Leopard’ Archives
Posted July 6, 2008 by

Leopard: Narrow the Scope of Spotlight Searches

By using a qualifier, you can make Spotlight return more specific search results. This can be a real time saver when searching for emails, images, folders or even applications.

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Posted May 20, 2008 by

Leopard: Use a Background Image in Finder

If you want to jazz up your Finder, you can use a background image to give it a personal touch.

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Posted May 19, 2008 by

Leopard: Easily Add Menu Extras to the Menu Bar

If you want to add one of the Menu Extras (Clock, CPU, Displays, Spaces, etc.) to your menu bar, or if you’ve accidentally removed one that you need, here’s how to easily place them on the menu bar.

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Posted May 17, 2008 by

Leopard: Add Applications to the Finder Toolbar

By placing application on your Finder toolbar, you can keep them handy without overcrowding your Dock.

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Posted May 14, 2008 by

Leopard: Schedule to Start and Shutdown Automatically

You can schedule your computer to start up or wake and shutdown or sleep automatically at certain times on weekdays, weekends, everyday or a certain day of the week.

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Posted May 13, 2008 by

Leopard: Announce the Time

If you find yourself losing track of time when you’re on your Mac, you can set Leopard to announce the time.

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Posted May 13, 2008 by

Leopard: How to Locate the AirPort MAC Address

If your wireless router or access point has MAC address filtering enabled, you will need to know the AirPort MAC address so that it can be added to the router configuration.

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Posted April 15, 2008 by

Leopard: Place Dashboard Widgets on the Desktop

Do you have a favorite Dashboard widget, one you use all of the time? Why not place it on your desktop so you can always have it nearby? Here’s how:

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Posted April 14, 2008 by

Leopard: How to Set or Change the Workgroup Name

Computers in a workgroup network all need to have the same workgroup name. If you are joining your Mac computer to a workgroup network, follow these steps to set (or change) the workgroup name.

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Posted April 8, 2008 by

Leopard: Link (or Pair) Your Apple Remote to Your Computer

To prevent other Apple Remotes from accidentally (or intentionally) interfering with your computer, you can link your Apple Remote to your computer.

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Posted April 5, 2008 by

Leopard: Access Dock from the Keyboard

You can easily access the Leopard Dock from the keyboard without any help from your mouse. This is handy for all keyboard commandos.

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Posted April 3, 2008 by

Leopard: Connect to a VNC Server

You can connect to a VNC server from your Leopard system, making it easy to control a remote system. Leopard has this functionality built right in, so you won’t even have to install any other applications to accomplish this.

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