Mac OS X Lion Tips – No. 4 Disabling the new Window Restore feature.

By Russell Harris.   Now, most of the new Lion features I love, but the one feature which can sometimes be inconvenient, is the new Window Restore feature. If you would like applications to NOT restore old open windows from your previous login session, this next Terminal command will specify which application to ignore this […]

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Enable AirDrop Over Ethernet & Unsupported Macs Running OS X 10.7

By Richard Mallion AirDrop is my favourite feature is Lion.  It allows you to easily send and receive files wirelessly over a network just by dragging and dropping. It’s a great addition to Lion, but it’s not supported on all Macs (some 2008 model MacBook, MacBook Pros, some Mac Pro’s and Mini’s, etc) You can enable AirDrop […]

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Mac OS X Lion Tips No. 2 – New Customize System Preferences feature.

By Russell Harris. Tucked away within the new Lion System Preferences menus, is a handy new feature that lets you customize the icons that appear in System Preferences. So now, instead of always seeing the whole collection of System Preference Panes, you can just see the ones that you regularly use. This new customize feature, […]

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