Category Archives: OS X


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…


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…


MacBook Air slow internet

MacBook Air slow internet. There are a few tips out there on how to fix a slow internet connection on a MacBook Air after upgrading to MacOS Sierra. One of the tips is to reset your wifi configuration. That didn’t Read more…


Mac crop pictures

Mac crop pictures Mac crop pictures a how to tutorial. You don’t need any extra software to crop pictures on a Mac. You got everything you need built in with the OS X installation. The only software you need is Read more…


Disable mac autocorrection

Disable mac autocorrection Disable mac autocorrection is usually forgotten when I reinstall my system. From time to time I reinstall my system. Either to clean up my hard drive or just want a clean system. Most of my work is Read more…


edit hosts file

how to edit hosts file on a mac A short article on how to edit hosts file on a mac. I found an article on how to edit hosts file on a mac. That involved disabling SIP and other complicated Read more…


linux calendar

Linux calendar from the terminal Linux calendar function is a neat and useful little tool. Getting the calendar directly in the terminal, if you need to, while working in the terminal. Cal is a built in tool in bash, coming Read more…


command line weather

Command line weather report in linux and OS X If you are on a Mac with OS X or using a Linux computer you can request a command line weather report directly from your command line window. You can probably Read more…


Disable spotlight indexing To keep my WD Passport online, I had to learn how to disable spotlight indexing. I had this issue with my Western Digital “My Passport” kept disconnecting. After disabling the spotlight indexing my passport kept connected. It Read more…


Stop Safari from open downloaded files By default Safari opens all “safe” files automatically you have downloaded. So here is how to stop safari from open downloaded files without your wanting it to. This is kind of annoying sometimes. When Read more…