Articles posted on September 15th, 2009

Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard): More on option-clicking on file names

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 • 11:44 am

Last week, I wrote about the changes made by Apple to the feature that enables you to copy a file name in “Save As…” dialog boxes by option-clicking on it in the file list below the file name field. It turns out that, somewhat inevitably, the changes have introduced new problems. Take for example what […]

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Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard): Fix for making aliases in list view

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 • 10:49 am

For a company that prides itself on attention to detail, Apple occasionally suffers from disappointing and rather frustrating lapses. A long standing bug affecting the process of making an alias in list view has finally been fixed in Snow Leopard, but the fix itself introduces yet more unjustified inconsistency. Prior to Mac OS X 10.6, […]

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