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10 of the Best Defaults Write Commands to Improve Mac OS X

Most Mac OS X preferences are managed through easily accessible control panels, but going behind the scenes with defaults write commands can lead to some genuinely useful tweaks that can only be made through the command line. This list represents a compilation of some of the best defaults write commands out there, and even if […]


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MAC OS X Mountain Lion Ironkey Temporary Fix

Hello, For all those that are waiting on IronKey to get a fix together so you can access your IronKeys again, I have put together the steps I used to get this working. Before inserting your IronKey, Open a Terminal window Type the following command in the terminal window and note the output: ls -l […]


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How to disable SSL and redirect to port 8333 VMWare Server 2.0

This article describes how to disable SSL protocol and redirect to port 8333 in VMware Server 2.0 in Linux By default there are two ways in order to log-in to the VMware console; either using SSL connection (port 8333) or without it (port 8222). However logging without SSL is only allowed from a localhost on which […]


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Restore hidden files with Apple Mac OS X Time Machine | Me in IT

Apples Time Machine works great, but restoring hidden files that start with a dot, like .ssh, .bashrc or .Trash is difficult, but possible! Time machine uses the settings as used by the Finder. So first step is to change Finders behaviour, to show hidden files. Execute this command as a regular user from within the […]


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TCP Tweaks

I can’t remember what I was looking at for this, but I know I had to store these for some reason. Will update the post once I figure it out. sysctl -w net.ipv4.tcp_wmem="4096 32768 4194304" sysctl -w net.ipv4.tcp_adv_win_scale=7 sysctl -w net.ipv4.tcp_ecn=1