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Enable Root User In OS X Lion 10.7

WARNING: Severe damage can be done while working in the root account! The root user is a super user account with high level system-wide access privileges intended for system administration, monitoring, and in depth troubleshooting purposes. By default, root user

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MobileMe Expires Soon PSA

If you’re a MobileMe subscriber. That service is closing down on June 30, 2012, which means you’ll be forced to transition over to iCloud in less than 60 days, whether you like it or not. If you are running 10.5

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Posted in Internet, iOS, Macintosh

Fix Xcode 4.3 for MacPorts on Lion (10.7)

Since the 4.3 version of Xcode on Lion, it no longer resides in the Developer folder in the root of your hard drive, but as an app in the Applications folder. It also no longer installs the Command Line Tools

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Run Password Reset Utility in OS X 10.7 (Lion) Restore Partition

With prior versions of OS X, Apple included a “Reset Password” Utility that you could use to reset forgotten passwords for accounts on the system. But in the recovery options Lion, this is missing from the “Utilities” menu where it

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Posted in Macintosh

They Giveth And The Taketh

Serious issues have been found by many users since the release of 10.7.3 and 10.6 Security Updates. The 10.7.3 update has been pulled in favor of the combo updater, which does not seem to have the CUI error. And those

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