Articles posted on October 14th, 2009

Accidental Caps Lock Defense in Snow Leopard: Doesn’t work in 32-bit applications

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009 • 6:12 pm

Thanks to the feedback of numerous readers, I think I’ve finally figured out what’s going on with the Accidental Caps Lock Defense feature in Snow Leopard: It still works for people with the aluminium keyboard (and not just for laptop users), but only in applications running in 64-bit mode. Because I have a number of […]

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Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard): Clicking on foreground window breaks ‘Cycle Through Windows’ order

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009 • 5:07 pm

I didn’t wait for Apple to invent the “Spaces” feature in Mac OS X 10.5 to develop my own strategies for managing large numbers of windows. I obviously don’t have time to describe those strategies in full detail here, but one very important aspect is the ability to use the “Cycle Through Windows” command—and especially […]

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