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Set Per-Folder Views in the Finder

Tired of navigating to a particular folder and having to switch to List View every time? With Finder in Leopard, you can set viewing preference for each individual folder. Just navigate to it, and set the view the way you want (Column, List, Icon, or Cover Flow). Then choose View > Show View Options (Command-J) and in the window that appears, select the Always Open In... checkbox.

 
 

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How to rationalize duplicates across 11 drives -- With thousands of duplicated photos on 11 hard drives, where does one begin to cull the dupes? (9 messages)


UK Mac ads -- The UK versions of Apple's Get a Mac ads use two actors who not only complement each other, but also bring a little edge to the Mac/PC relationship. But is that good or bad? (7 messages)


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Macs in Science -- Feedback for Apple? A reader is going to provide feedback directly to Apple about Mac use in science fields. (1 message)


Mail rule for empty (blank) Subject -- In moving from Entourage to Apple Mail, a reader hits a stumbling block in trying to filter out messages with empty Subject lines. (4 messages)


Signed iWoz books for sale on Woz.org -- Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is selling signed copies of his book. (1 message)

 

New for iOS 8: TextExpander 3 with custom keyboard.
Set up short abbreviations which expand to larger bits of text,
such as "Tx" for "TextExpander". With the new custom keyboard,
you can expand abbreviations in any app, including Safari and
Mail. <http://smle.us/tetouch3-tb>