Monthly Archives: March 2012

Safai bookmark sync problem in Lion

Some time after I converted my machines to Lion, Safari bookmarks wouldn’t sync on most of the computers. Very odd. Messing with iCloud preferences did absolutely nothing. According to this page, the root of the problem is probably a permissions … Continue reading

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How to turn off Dashboard permanently

How do you kill the annoying RAM-chugging Dashboard? There are two steps. The second one is necessary because Dashboard is actually owned by Dock. In Terminal.app, type the following:- defaults write com.apple.dashboard mcx-disabled -boolean YES killall Dock [This can be … Continue reading

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Where your iOS crash logs are

Via http://aplus.rs/apple/how-to-find-crash-logs-for-iphone-applications-on-mac-vista-and-xp/ :- Application crash logs are transfered to your computer each time you do a sync with the iOS device, in iTunes. So, do a sync. Logs are kept at ~/Library/Logs/CrashReporter/MobileDevice/<DEVICE_NAME> . There are .crash and .plist files – … Continue reading

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Turning off AppleSpell permanently

I’ve been having trouble with Apple re-installing the stupid f*&^#%@!ing spell checker whenever a major system update comes down the intertubes. So I’m trying again with a new strategy to see if it works in Lion. According to this, renaming … Continue reading

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