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Cleaning Up "Open With" in OS X Mountain Lion

After using Mountain Lion (OS X 10.8) for a little bit I noticed that my Open With menu was getting duplicates. You notice this when you open a file with by right clicking (or two finder click, or control click)

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RDP options for OS X

There are a few different options for connecting to Windows Remote Desktop from your Mac.  Many are free of charge; some cost a little bit on money.  Lets take a look at a few of the popular options and discuss

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Desktop Background Stuck in Mountain Lion (10.8.x)

Rebooted the MacBook Air today to find my desktop background stuck on some yucky gray. Well 18% gray if you are a photographer. Anyway the fix for the problem / issue is fairly easy. Here are the steps: Click on

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MacBook Air Running Hot after Mountain Lion

— This just in — Please see the updates at the bottom of the post.  I am finding that a runaway app is the main cause of the this issue.  Check the activity monitor to see what program is eating

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Stop the Bouncing Dock Icons in Mac OS X

Bouncing, Bouncing, Bouncing can’t stand the bouncing icons in Mac OS X’s dock. You know the type, the ones that demand your attention until you click on them.  Well they can wait, quietly and calmly, until I am ready to

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