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Expand Finder Columns Quickly

Column view in the Finder is great for navigating through your disk's hierarchy, but the columns often aren't wide enough to show the full names of all the files. To expand a column to a width that will show all file names in their entirety, double-click the handle that you would normally drag to expand or shrink the column. To expand all the visible columns to that width, Option-double-click the handle.

 
 

Hot Topics in TidBITS Talk/15-Nov-04

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Consumer Reports likes Macs -- Readers respond to the recent Consumer Reports cover story comparing Macs to PCs. (13 messages)

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Experiences with CPU accelerators -- Geoff Duncan's article last week about upgrading his aging Mac using a new Power PC accelerator inspires comments from readers who have also upgraded their machines. (9 messages)

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Learning more about photosensors in cameras -- Charles Maurer's articles on digital cameras prompt discussion of where to find more information about photosensors. (6 messages)

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Replacing the Battery in my iPod -- A reader documents his experience removing a dying iPod battery and replacing it with a third-party battery. (2 messages)

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Macworld Expo is moving to the Hynes -- IDG World Expo announced that the next Macworld Expo in Boston will be held at the Hynes Convention Center, a smaller venue than the new Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. (2 messages)

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