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Articles posted in March, 2006

France and Apple’s iTunes Music Store: What about Windows DRM?

Thursday, March 30th, 2006 • 1:28 pm

A little-mentioned issue stemming from the proposed French law on DRM.

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Network problems: Back to Mac OS X 10.4.3

Thursday, March 30th, 2006 • 10:45 am

Time to take some drastic measures.

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Double keystrokes with Apple keyboard: Getting a replacement keyboard through AppleCare

Thursday, March 30th, 2006 • 9:56 am

Enough is enough. These double deletions can lead to embarrassing situations.

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Mac OS X Tip: Double-click on column resizer to autofit

Thursday, March 30th, 2006 • 9:42 am

A “hidden feature” in Mac OS X’s Finder.

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Champions’ League: Arsenal 2 – Juventus 0

Wednesday, March 29th, 2006 • 8:47 am

Juventus and Vieira humbled.

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Network-hating time

Tuesday, March 28th, 2006 • 11:58 am

Some days, living in a cave does sound tempting.

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Rick Schaut on the switch to Intel: Same old excuses

Saturday, March 25th, 2006 • 4:39 pm

Once again, everyone is to blame except for the developers themselves and their own lousy code.

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Mail 2.0: Should have a command to separate wrongly threaded messages

Friday, March 24th, 2006 • 2:29 pm

How to fix Mail’s poor algorithm for grouping messages in threads.

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PowerPoint 2004: White text becomes invisible when selected

Friday, March 24th, 2006 • 2:13 pm

One of the most disgraceful things that Microsoft has ever done. And that’s saying something.

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Mac OS X’s Finder: Dates not in sync in Finder window in list view

Thursday, March 23rd, 2006 • 11:07 am

Something is seriously wrong with the Finder’s list view mode.

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Excel 2004: About the Format Painter cursor

Thursday, March 23rd, 2006 • 10:48 am

A cursor icon with no indication of where the active pixel is.

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Excell 2004: Caps Lock interferes with user-defined keyboard shortcuts

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2006 • 11:11 am

The cause of problems with user-defined keyboard shortcuts in Excel 2004.

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Excel 2004: Cursor keys don’t work as expected in editable cell

Tuesday, March 21st, 2006 • 3:11 pm

Another illustration of how Microsoft is incapable of writing proper Mac software.

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Excel 2004: Keyboard customization and macro warning nonsense

Tuesday, March 21st, 2006 • 2:52 pm

Excel 2004, keyboard customizations and macro warnings… Don’t try this at home!

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Horizontal scrolling with Mighty Mouse in Adobe Illustrator CS 2

Tuesday, March 21st, 2006 • 1:51 pm

It doesn’t work… unless you hold the Command key down. But apparently it works just fine on Apple’s computers.

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