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Installing OS X on Acer Aspire One:  The Definitive Guide

Installing OS X on Acer Aspire One: The Definitive Guide

11 Comments | Thursday, October 8th, 2009

This step-by-step guide provides a detailed look at how to install Mac OS X on an Acer Aspire One netbook using either a bootable USB Thumb Drive or by using a bootable DVD.

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HOWTO: Set The Default Program To Open Certain File Types in Mac OS X (EG: jpg, gif, etc)

HOWTO: Set The Default Program To Open Certain File Types in Mac OS X (EG: jpg, gif, etc)

14 Comments | Monday, August 3rd, 2009

This HOWTO article describes the simple process of setting the default application on your Mac that opens any file type. This is also called ‘file association’. You’ll mostly want to open pictures such as jpg, gif, etc with a certain program but you can apply this solution to almost any file type such as Microsoft Word documents, etc.

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HOWTO: Access Windows files from an Apple MAC over the Network (Part 3)

HOWTO: Access Windows files from an Apple MAC over the Network (Part 3)

2 Comments | Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

Description This is Part 3 of a 3 part tutorial on HOWTO set up both your Windows PC and your Apple Mac to allow you to access a shared folder on your Microsoft Windows PC from your Apple MAC. If you’ve landed here by mistake and are looking for Part 1 or Part 2 then […]

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HOWTO: Access Windows files from an Apple MAC over the Network (Part 2)

HOWTO: Access Windows files from an Apple MAC over the Network (Part 2)

2 Comments | Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

Description This is Part 2 of a 3 part tutorial on HOWTO set up both your Windows PC and your Apple Mac to allow you to access a shared folder on your Microsoft Windows PC from your Apple MAC. If you’ve landed here by mistake and are looking for Part 1 or Part 3 then […]

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HOWTO: Access Windows files from an Apple MAC over the Network (Part 1)

HOWTO: Access Windows files from an Apple MAC over the Network (Part 1)

5 Comments | Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

Description This HOWTO explains the steps involved in setting up both your Windows PC and your Mac to allow you to access a shared folder on your Windows PC from your Mac.   One of the big challenges user’s experience when in a mixed Mac & PC environment is the task of sharing files over […]

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HOWTO: Share your Mac OS files with Windows over the Network (Part 2)

HOWTO: Share your Mac OS files with Windows over the Network (Part 2)

2 Comments | Sunday, July 26th, 2009

Description This is Part 2 of a 3 part tutorial on HOWTO set up both your Windows PC and your Apple Mac to allow you to access a shared folder on your Mac from Windows. If you’ve landed here by mistake and are looking for part 1 then click a link below. HOWTO: Share your […]

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HOWTO: Share your Mac OS files with Windows over the Network (Part 1)

HOWTO: Share your Mac OS files with Windows over the Network (Part 1)

1 Comments | Sunday, July 26th, 2009

Description This HOWTO tutorial explains the steps involved in setting up both your Windows PC and your Apple Mac to allow you to access a shared folder on your Mac from Windows. This is part 1 of 3. This HOWTO explains how to access your MAC files from a Windows PC. If you are looking […]

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