Looking to be a Mac power user? Then you can’t miss out these hidden or little-known tips for Mac OSX. We’ve compiled 8 of the most useful ones in this post.
Mac OS X tips & tricks
This quick tip will show you how to merge multiple Finder windows into a single tabbed window via a custom keyboard shortcut in OS X Mavericks.
If your external hard drive is not working in Mac, or you need it in a Mac-specific format, here is how you can set up external drive for use with Mac.
Don’t like the new automatic updates feature in OS X Mavericks? Here’s how you can disable automatic app updates so that you can update them manually.
This tutorial will show you how to schedule your Mac to start up and shut down at a specific day and time – every day or just a single day.
Are there some Preference Pane items you don’t use in System Preferences? If so, here’s how you can hide Preference Pane icons in Mac OS X.
Do you prefer the translucent look of the Mac dock found in Mountain Lion? If so, here’s a quick tip to make the Mac dock translucent in OS XMavericks.
If you are using iBooks on your Mac, you can now get make iBooks read aloud to you by configuring and using Voice Over support on your device.
One of the bright, main new features of Apple’s latest OS, OS X 10.9 Mavericks, is iBooks. Here are 5 tips and tricks for using iBooks on your Mac:
The Quick Look feature in Mac OS X does not come with a text selection feature for documents, but you can easily enable it using this Terminal command.
This quick tip will show you how to pin the Mac dock to the top or bottom corner of the screen, on the right of left side, via Terminal.
Not using the Dashboard in Mac OS X? Why not get rid of it instead? Here’s how to disable the Dashboard in Mac OS X, and re-enable it if needed.
Know the URL of a file that you want to download from the Internet? Well, you can use the curl command to download files from Terminal in Mac OS X.
While the newer Macs are more energy efficicent, you may still have a poor battery life.Check out which app is draining the most battery in your Mac.
If you are having the Google Drive crashing Finder issue after ugradng to Mavericks, here is the temporary solution to fix it.
For all of you lazy bums, Knock allows you to unlock your Mac by knocking twice on a paired iPhone. Will this make you more productive? Read on to find out.
Don’t want your personal notifications displayed for the world to see your Mac? Here’s how to disable notifications on the lock screen on a per-app basis.
Want to copy and paste or cut and paste an item right from Spotlight on your Mac? It’s easier than you think! Just follow these steps.