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Open Links from Apple Mail in the Background

If an email message in Mail includes a Web link which you'd prefer to check out after you've read all your mail, and you don't want to hunt for the link later, Command-click the link in the message to open a browser window in the background. Mail remains the foreground application, and the browser window can wait till you're ready.

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Hot Topics in TidBITS Talk/03-Apr-06

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Creative Commons License Upheld in Dutch Court -- A reader provides more details about the case that Adam wrote about last week. (1 message)

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Comments on: Apple versus Apple -- Geoff Duncan's article about the Apple Corps lawsuit against Apple Computer prompts discussion of the case, including the reasons Apple hasn't pre-loaded music on iPods. (9 messages)

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How to reset printing under 10.4.5? An inkjet printer stops responding correctly under Tiger, but readers have a few suggestions for fixing the problem. (3 messages)

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Apple, iTunes and France: The Reality -- Readers discuss Kirk McElhearn's article looking at France's proposed legislation that could force Apple to open its FairPlay DRM or pull the iTunes Music Store from the French market. (6 messages)

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Hard Drive Backups and Retrospect -- Someone whose been lax about backing up asks for experiences using Retrospect, Mac OS X, and recent hard drives. (4 messages)

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Best standalone recorders for podcasts -- If you're looking to record audio on the go without hauling a PowerBook or iBook, check out these suggestions for recording units. (5 messages)

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