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Fixing Save as Adobe PDF Crashes

There have been many reported instances of the "Save as Adobe PDF" workflow crashing regardless of application, but precious few workarounds or resolutions. In troubleshooting, I discovered that there were three instances of the "Save as Adobe PDF.action" in three different locations: /Library/Automator; ~/Library/Automator; and /System/Library/Automator. By eliminating all except the version in /System/Library/Automator, the workflow started behaving, and I was able to cut PDFs directly from the Print dialog.

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Apple Adds Retina Displays to More iMacs, Updates Input Devices

Retina is on the roll for iMacs, as Apple adds a 21.5-inch iMac with 4K Retina display and drops the non-Retina 27-inch iMac model. The 27-inch iMac with 5K Retina display gets a better screen with a wider color gamut, and lower prices. Also new are the rechargeable Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, and Magic Trackpad 2.

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