Sometimes the Open With contextual menu shows multiple versions of one app. While that causes no real harm it can be annoying and confusing. It’s easy to fix though. Here’s how.
Renaming an open document is simple in Mountain Lion. You just have to find the hidden menu. Here’s where it is.
As the title suggests, this is a book for competent Mac users who would like to push their skills and knowledge further. Don’t read this book in a sitting though. Instead, work your way through chapter by chapter incorporating the advice and suggestions.
The Finder Sidebar in Mountain Lion can be customised by changing the icon size, showing or hiding, adding or removing items, and showing or hiding sections on the fly. Here’s how.
The Special Characters window provides hundreds, maybe thousands, of interesting items available to be inserted in a text document. Some are fairly staid, such as quote marks, while others are fun images of rocket ships, everyday objects and people. Mountain Lion extended the options hugely over previous versions of the OS. Take a look.
A well-hidden setting on my MacBook Air caused me months of frustration because double-clicking just wouldn’t work. Here’s how I worked it out in the end.