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Find Photos in iPhoto in the Finder

Looking for the file associated with a photo in iPhoto? In iPhoto, to view a photo's file in the Finder, Control-click it and choose Show File from the contextual menu that appears. You can then drag the file's icon into an Open dialog to upload it to a photo-sharing service, for instance, but whatever you do, don't move or rename that file!

Visit iPhoto '09: Visual QuickStart Guide

 
 

Five Fixes for OS X 10.10 Yosemite

Complaints are inevitable with any new release of OS X, and Yosemite has garnered its fair share. Here are a few solutions and workarounds for problems we’ve experienced or seen reported.

 
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Mac Pro EFI Firmware Update 2.0

Mac Pro Available to Order, Shipping in February 2014

Apple Releases OS X Mavericks 10.9.1 and Safari 7.0.1

Apple Remote Desktop 3.7.1

AirPort Base Station Firmware Update 7.7.2

Mactracker 7.2.1

All about Tagging in the Mavericks Finder

MacBook Pro Retina EFI Updates 1.2 and 1.3

 

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>
 

Apple Updates Mail to Address Mavericks Bugs

Managing an iBooks Metadata Mess

Using Tabs in the Mavericks Finder

Western Digital Warns Mavericks Users of Data Loss

The Feel-Good Mavericks Upgrade

Mysterious Mac Pro Posters Appear

iMac SMC Firmware Update 1.1

MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2013) Software Update 1.0

iMac 10.8.5 Supplemental Update 1.0

Enabling System-Controlling Utilities in Mavericks

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