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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.

 
 

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Mailing list software and services -- After using a mailing list service and growing tired of all the advertising that get sent, a reader solicits opinions on other mailing list solutions. (4 messages)

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Apple and CPUs -- Will Apple use Sun processors in future Macs? The "Apple ports its OS to [insert processor here]" rumors continue to resurface, even in the absence of facts. But that doesn't stop a good discussion! (9 messages)

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Alternatives to Spell Catcher -- When looking for something to use besides Spell Catcher for expanding shortcuts, the TidBITS Talk community agrees: TypeIt4Me and an upcoming version of CopyPaste. (5 messages)

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