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How to mount a HFS partition in Ubuntu as Read/Write?~ How to delete Quicklook thumbnails on Mac~ Preserve bash history in multiple terminals~ Default max heap size~ OVF Appliance Import failed: Host resource of type “Other Storage Device (20)” is supported with SATA AHCI controllers only, line 47~ Google Drive notification icon and Yosemite dark mode~ How to install Java 7 on Yosemite~ Yosemite can automatically collect your location information~ Remove finder from Dock~ How to speed up terminal.app or iTerm on Mac OSX?~ How Can I Remove .DS_Store Files From A Git Repository?~ How to exclude .DS_Store from a zip file~ How to run a different version of Java~ /etc/hosts vs /private/etc/hosts~ How to downgrade Java.~ Remove and Disable Spotlight icon from top right bar~ How do I uninstall Java for my Mac?~ How to add route on Mac~ How to fix os x mountain lion download paused~ Toggling hidden files on Finder~ How to disable adobe update manager~ Reinstall ports~ How to Install Java 6 on Mac~ Disable .MobileBackup on Lion~ Toggling between Java 6 and Java 7 on mac~ Custom delay time and animation speed~ How to disable Adobe Updater on OS X Mountain Lion (updated)~ Java Web Service doesn’t start — Bad installation. No JRE found in configuration file~ How to switch from Java 6 to Java 7 on Mac. No Java runtime present, requesting install. [updated]~ How to disable Acrobat Air Updater on Mountain Lion~ “Show in Finder” stop working in Mountain Lion~ Where can I find other java version on my mac?~ Disable Notification Center & Remove the Menu Bar Icon in Mac OS X~ Equivalent of updatedb on mac~ Format XML with TextWrangler – updated~ Flush the dns cache on mac~ Creating a bootable USB stick with Mac OS X in 10 easy steps~ Booting Operating System from USB Drive in VMware Fusion 3.x~ IntelliJ 10 performance tuning on Mac OSX~
How to disable adobe update manager

How to disable adobe update manager

You need to create com.adobe.AdobeUpdater.Admin.plist and set its boolean value to true. To achieve this i. Launch Terminal and go to /Applications/Utilities/ ii. Paste the following into the terminal defaults write com.adobe.AdobeUpdater.Admin Disable.Update -bool yes iii. When you hit return, this will create com.adobe.AdobeUpdater.Admin.plist file…

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Reinstall ports

Reinstall ports

Reinstall ports To reinstall your ports: Save the list of installed ports: port -qv installed > myports.txt Uninstall all installed ports: sudo port -f uninstall installed Clean any partially-completed builds: <pre>sudo port clean all Browse myports.txt and install the ports that you actually want to…

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How to Install Java 6 on Mac

How to Install Java 6 on Mac

Have you installed the latest OS X (10.9)? If you need to install Java 6 go to this page http://support.apple.com/kb/DL1572?viewlocale=en_US Do not forget to change the setting “allow apps downloaded from” to “anywhere” from your “security & privacy” settings.

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Disable .MobileBackup on Lion

Disable .MobileBackup on Lion

Did you suddenly find no more space on your mac? Did you discover that .MobileBackup is taking a lot of space? I usually use an external drive to backup, but when not available Time Machine create an internal backup! The easy way to get your…

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Toggling between Java 6 and Java 7 on mac

Toggling between Java 6 and Java 7 on mac

Raise an hand who does not have two versions of Java installed on your computer namely Java 6 as distributed by Apple and Java 7 as distributed by Oracle. When installing Java 7, it will take over the place from Java 6 as the Java…

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Custom delay time and animation speed

Custom delay time and animation speed

Custom delay time You may have noticed that there is a short delay before the Dock appears when your mouse hits the edge of the screen. There is a hidden setting that allows you to adjust the delay time using the Terminal. Start by opening…

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How to disable Adobe Updater on OS X Mountain Lion (updated)

How to disable Adobe Updater on OS X Mountain Lion (updated)

Go to LaunchAgents folder cd ~/Library/LaunchAgents Remove or rename com.adobe.ARM.whatevernumberisthis.plist you can also check what it contains to see if it is the right one. –Updated Only manually deleting file “com.adobe.AAM.Updater-1.0.plist”: – open finder – go to folder ~/Library/LaunchAgents – delete file com.adobe.AAM.Updater-1.0.plist – restart…

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Java Web Service doesn’t start — Bad installation. No JRE found in configuration file

Java Web Service doesn’t start — Bad installation. No JRE found in configuration file

Got some problem with the lastest java? After the last java upgrade Apple removed a Java plugin from all Mac-compatible Web browsers. Java Web Start splash screen process exiting ….. Bad installation. No JRE found in configuration file Apple has updated Xprotect anti-malware, stopping all…

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How to switch from Java 6 to Java 7 on Mac. No Java runtime present, requesting install. [updated]

How to switch from Java 6 to Java 7 on Mac. No Java runtime present, requesting install. [updated]

An automated option is to use the script described here: http://www.racoonlab.com/2013/08/toggle-between-java-6-and-java-7-on-mac/ How to re-enable the Apple-provided Java SE 6 applet plug-in and switch java version. Have you installed the latest java and javaws doesn’t start? If you have already followed the steps below once, you…

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How to disable Acrobat Air Updater on Mountain Lion

How to disable Acrobat Air Updater on Mountain Lion

open -a xcode /Users/racoonlab/Library/Preferences/com.adobe.Acrobat.Pro.plist create a key “Disable.Update”  with a boolean value “Yes”. Save it

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