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can't set locale

Can’t set locale; make sure $LC_* and $LANG are correct! This suddenly appeared on all my servers one day after some updates. All of them were running Debian. And I thought at first there was some bad packages or settings Read more…


Xcode 9 iOS icon sizes

Xcode 9 iOS icon sizes overview Xcode 9 iOS icon sizes overview. They keep adding more and more icon sizes. Xcode 9 has the most icon sizes so far. No wonder since it is the version supporting the most iOS Read more…


how to uninstall unity

How to uninstall Unity on Mac This is how to uninstall Unity on Mac. Follow these simple steps and delete the following folders or files. 1. /Applications/Unity (Delete this folder) 2. ~/Library/Application Support/Unity (Delete this folder) 3. ~/Library/Caches/com.unity3d.* (Delete all Read more…


Xcode 9 uiimage image not shown

Xcode 9 uiimage image not shown Working on some ios apps created with Xcode 8 and your images don’t show after upgrading to Xcode 9? Took me awhile to find out why. Maybe you see this message in the console: “Could Read more…


how to find minecraft on mac

How to find minecraft on mac How to find minecraft on mac is quite easy. There is two places you need to look. The Minecraft game itself is located in the Application folder. By default called minecraft.app. The full path Read more…


Xcode 8 iOS icon sizes overview Xcode 8 iOS icon sizes overview. There are even more icon sizes since Xcode 7. And it can be an extra challenging with all those different resolutions. Current Xcode (version 8), supports all iPhones since Read more…


Swift Capitalize

Swift Capitalize, How to Swift Capitalize is done with a string instance property. Check the example below to see how to use it. There is also a link at bottom to Apples Swift documentation. let str = “first, second, third” print(str.capitalized) Read more…


Record text to speech mac

Record text to speech mac Record text to speech mac is an easy thing to do. All the software you need is included with your mac. You can also change between several voices and languages. If you need something else Read more…


didMove never get called

didMove never get called in Xcode? didMove never get called when creating a new project with Xcode using the Game template. I selected Swift and SpriteKit. I found this issue when I was following a course on Udemy.com, and I Read more…


screenflick

Screenflick record gameplay or screen on a mac. You could also be using the preinstalled QuickTime software. It is great for recording the screen. If you want to record the sound as well, thats where it starts to get tricky. Read more…