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Avoid Simple Typos

If, like me, you find yourself typing 2911 in place of 2011 entirely too often, you can have Mac OS X (either Lion or Snow Leopard) fix such typos for you automatically. Just open the Language & Text pane of System Preferences, click the Text button at the top, and then add a text substitution by clicking the + button underneath the list. It won't work everywhere (for that you'll want a utility like Smile's TextExpander), but it should work in applications like Pages and TextEdit, and in Save dialog boxes.

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Free Macworld Expo NY 2002 Exhibit Passes

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Free Macworld Expo NY 2002 Exhibit Passes -- If you're thinking about attending Macworld Expo in New York City from 17-Jul-02 through 19-Jul-02, you can register now through April 23rd to get a free exhibit hall pass (supposedly a $35 value). Just make sure to use the priority code: E-NYCB. You'll also have to answer the usual "qualifying" questions, but you can opt out of receiving email from exhibitors. [ACE]

<http://www.macworldexpo.com/macworldexpo/v31/ index.cvn?ID=10007>

 

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