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Track Changes You Make To Your Mac With Terminal [OS X Tips]

Track Changes You Make To Your Mac With Terminal [OS X Tips]

If you’ve been following along at home, you’ll have made several changes to your Mac via the Terminal app. Surely you’re tracking all these changes on a spreadsheet, right? I mean, what if you wanted to go back and find out what changes you’ve made? How else would you track it than by laboriously typing out each change by hand in some sort of database? Well, today’s tip will show you how to automate this process and put all your changes into a text file automatically.

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Switch Desktop Space Like A Pro [OS X Tips]

Switch Desktop Space Like A Pro [OS X Tips]

Did you know you can move a window from one space to another by dragging and dropping it to the edge of the screen? If so you’ll know there’s a delay before the space will switch to the new one, but a simple tweak can speed that up. Read on for more info.

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Use A Secret Gesture To Switch To The Previous Space [OS X Tips]

Activating secret gesture

A secret gesture lets you double-tap with four fingers to switch back to the previously used space

There’s a secret gesture you can use with Mac multitouch trackpads that lets you double-tap with four fingers to switch back to the most recently used desktop space in OS X Lion (although not previous versions of OS X).

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