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Disable Caps Lock

If you find yourself pressing the Caps Lock key accidentally as much as I do, note that you can disable it entirely in Mac OS X. Open the Keyboard & Mouse preference pane, click the Modifier Keys button, and in the dialog that appears, select No Action from the Caps Lock pop-up menu. You could remap it to another modifier instead, but that might make using differently configured Macs more difficult.


PDFpen 4.6 and PDFpenPro 4.6

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The latest versions of SmileOnMyMac's PDF editing utilities PDFpen and PDFpenPro come with brief release notes, but include at least one substantial improvement. Both editions now support OCR for 11 new languages including German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Catalan, Dutch, Swedish, Finnish, Danish, and Norwegian. The upgrades also reportedly include a number of minor bug fixes and improvements, though they aren't enumerated. ($49.95/$99.95 new, free updates, 45.9 MB/46.1 MB)


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Comments about PDFpen 4.6 and PDFpenPro 4.6
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James Katt  2010-02-26 07:30
I love PDFpenPro. It does some things SO MUCH EASIER than Adobe Acrobat. For example, it allows you to create PDF forms so easily and simply, I instantly had to purchase it, even though I have Acrobat already.