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File and Folder Paths in OS X Terminal

File and Folder Paths in OS X Terminal

The OS X Terminal can be a daunting and unforgiving place for the novice as well as those more familiar with its idiosyncrasies.

Even supposedly simple tasks like navigating the directory structure can prove bewildering to the inexperienced Terminal user.

Described here then are a few ways to enter file and folder paths in Terminal.

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Snow Leopard 10.6.3 Update Woes

Snow Leopard 10.6.3 Update Woes

In the many years I’ve been using Macs I can’t remember an Apple software update ever adversely affecting one of the many I’ve owned. That is until the recent 10.6.3 update.

Being a bit of a software-update junkie I installed the standalone 10.6.3 update on my late-2007 24″ iMac within hours of its release.

Perhaps I should have heeded the calls of those more level-headed users and waited.

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eMobile Updates HW Utility. Snow Leopard Compatible?

eMobile Updates HW Utility — Snow Leopard Compatible?

The HW Utility offered by eMobile for Huawei’s USB modems has always been incompatible with Snow Leopard.

Now, some 4 months after Snow Leopard’s worldwide release in August, eMobile has updated its HW Utility.

Will these updates from eMobile finally play nicely with Apple’s latest big cat?

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eMobile and Snow Leopard Fix. Hoorah!

eMobile and Snow Leopard Fix. Hoorah!

Upgrading my MacBook to Snow Leopard wasn’t as trouble-free as I’d come to expect with previous upgrades.

My Huawei D12HW USB modem refused to connect post-upgrade. The culprit appeared to be the software utility provided by eMobile which caused Snow Leopard to report AutoOpen errors.

The fix although fairly simple didn’t come from eMobile, but from a fellow eMobile customer.

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