Change Internet Sharing subnet on Mac OS X

During one of our Support Essentials Courses a delegate asked me if it was possible to change the subnet supplied by Mac OS X default internet sharing service. After some searching on both the system files and Google, I found that that the configuration file is located in /Library/Preferences/SystemConfiguration/com.apple.nat.plist. This file only gets created after you […]

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DeployStudio 101 – Part 1 – Information and Installation

Hi All. Over the last little while I’ve noticed a number of questions regarding DeployStudio, varying from uncertainty over the Netboot and Repo locations, right to ‘How do I DeployStudio?’ I’ve also heard a few complaints regarding the documentation for DeployStudio being of date or hard to follow. In an effort to help those Mac […]

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Connecting to a file server from Mac OS X – Part 2

Building on my previous blog post, this article will describe some of the methods you can use to provide network drive shortcuts for your users.  Specifically, we will include: Favorites in the Connect to server box Manually and programatically adding to the Finder sidebar Shortcuts on the desktop Manually and programatically adding to the Dock Although […]

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