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Mac OS X Dock, Finder, Spaces, Menubar are not responded

Sometimes it just seems to happen, you’re getting the spinning beachball on Mac OS X System Applications/Tools, like the Finder when connecting to a messed up network share. Luckily, most of the time it’s easy (yet annoying) to fix via starting the Terminal and using following commands (beware, the names of the programs to kill are case sensitive!): The Finder crashed: killall -KILL Finder (you can also restart the Finder by option (=alt) + rightclicking […]


Fix QuickTime crash on launch in Mac OSX

Process:         QuickTime Player [16463] Path:            /Applications/QuickTime Player Identifier: Version:         10.2 (603.12) Build Info:      QuickTimePlayerX-603012000000000~1 Code Type:       X86-64 (Native)Parent Process:  launchd [137] User ID:         501     Date/Time:       2013-06-02 14:28:05.861 +0400 OS Version:      Mac OS X 10.8.3 (12D78) Report Version:  10   Interval Since Last Report:          13526 sec Crashes Since Last Report:           4 Per-App Interval Since Last Report:  43 sec Per-App Crashes Since Last Report:   4 Anonymous UUID:                      F04F6ADA-5B29-6015-7594-EAAF73E4879A     Crashed Thread:  7  […]


Optimizing – MacOS X Lion for Non Mac SSD

DISCLAIMER: Applying any of these tweakss is at your own risk. Make sure you back up your computer before trying any of these. Don’t run benchmarks on your new SSD Use Trim Enabler Turn off local Time Machine snapshots [laptops only] Turn off hibernation [laptops only] Set noatime flag Move user home directories to HDD [SSD+HDD only] Use RAM disk or HDD for temporary files Turn off sudden motion sensor [SSD+HDD only] Turn off hard […]

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