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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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DriveSavers Donates Free Disk Recovery Services -- Kudos to data recovery service DriveSavers, which is offering free data recovery services to individuals and businesses affected by the September 11th terrorist attacks. The DriveSavers offer is good until further notice; covers hard drives or media that have experienced trauma such as fire, water, electrical surge, or impact damage; and includes CD or DVD target media and free FedEx return shipping (for more information on their recovery services, see "DriveSavers to the Rescue" in TidBITS-495). Contact DriveSavers for additional information. [ACE]



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