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Sleep (and Lock) Your Screen

When you are walking away from your computer, it's fairly common practice to start your screen saver and lock your screen. But did you know that there is a built-in keyboard shortcut in Mac OS X to sleep the screen?

Press Control-Shift-Eject and your monitor sleeps without engaging the screen saver.

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Snapz Pro X 1.0.8 Tweaked

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Snapz Pro X 1.0.8 Tweaked -- Ambrosia Software has released Snapz Pro X 1.0.8, the latest version of their screenshot and video capture utility. Enhancements include a different method of pausing processes for screenshots that's compatible with iTunes 4 and new Macromedia products, Internet version checking, Panther compatibility, performance improvements, and more. Snapz Pro 1.0.8 is free for registered users, and is a 4.4 MB download. Those interested in capturing video with Snapz Pro X might drop in on the discussion of changes Ambrosia has in the works for the next major release, including capturing of system audio and significantly better video capture performance. [ACE]

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