A lot of people find the ASCII based command-line text editors (like Vim) a pain to work with. Here’s a few suggestions on how to easily invoke TextEditor (or any other GUI based editor you prefer) from the command line in Terminal.
People who relied on color labels highlighting files and folders in Finder on per-Mavericks OS X were dismayed to discover this feature was removed by Apple, with no option for recourse. Here’s an easy and free way to restore color labels (aka. tags) on filenames and folders in OS X 10.9+
Do you regularly change your network location settings, depending on what network set up you wish to use, or where you are located? Here’s the quick way to change your location, from the OS X menu bar.
Sometimes sending emails is not sufficient. Most people are overloaded with emails, and having a physical letter in their hands can make all the difference on whether or not they read your message. Here’s how to send letters with the ease of sending an email.
Mavericks has added some long overdue features to Finder, such as Tabs. I’ve been using tabs for a few years, and I’m glad to see that a third party app is no longer required. But there are still many nifty features apps like TotalFinder provide. Now there’s a free equivalent of TotalFinder. Learn about it here…
If you use Adobe Premier (or Encore) you may have a large cache needlessly taking up your drive space. You can clean it up though. Here’s how.