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Turn Off Filename Extension Warning

In Leopard, Apple fixed an annoying aspect of working with the Finder in Tiger. Previously, if you changed a file's extension, the Finder prompted for confirmation. But since no one has ever accidentally changed a filename extension, Apple thankfully added an option to turn that warning off in the Leopard Finder's preferences. Choose Finder > Preferences, and in the Advanced screen, deselect Show Warning Before Changing an Extension.


Next Issue 03-Dec-01!

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Next Issue 03-Dec-01! As is our custom, we're taking next week off for the U.S. Thanksgiving holidays. We'll publish next on 03-Dec-01. [ACE]


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