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Open URLs Quickly from BBEdit

If you're working on a bit of text (HTML or otherwise) in BBEdit, and you see a URL that you'd like to open, the fastest way is to Command-click it. Most BBEdit users probably already know this tip, but if you don't, it's a huge time-saver. (The same trick works in BBEdit's free little brother, TextWrangler.)


Microsoft Office 2011 14.5.8

Patches several critical security vulnerabilities. (Free update, 113 MB)

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Airfoil 4.9, Nicecast 1.11.6, and Piezo 1.2.9

BusyCal 2.6.7 and BusyContacts 1.0.6

Fission 2.2.5

Boom 2 v1.3

iTunes 12.3

Final Cut Pro X 10.2.2, Compressor 4.2.1, Motion 5.2.2

ChronoSync 4.6.3

TextExpander 5.1.1

Alfred 2.7.2

Carbon Copy Cloner 4.1.4


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VMware Fusion 8.0 and Fusion 8.0 Pro

PopChar X 7.2

Simon 4.1

Evernote 6.1

Parallels Desktop 11

Safari 8.0.8, 7.1.8, and 6.2.8

PDFpen and PDFpenPro 7.3

BBEdit 11.1.2

Security Update 2015-006 (Mountain Lion and Mavericks)

iTunes 12.2.2

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