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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.



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We'll be moving our Internet server sometime this week. FTP, Gopher, and Web access to will be down at some point, and mail to all addresses at won't be delivered until the machine comes back up. With luck, the downtime won't last more than a few hours. [ACE]


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