Category: MacBook / OS X

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OS X – Set the HostName, Computer Name, and Bonjour Name via command line

Instead of wading through the various GUI options you can set the unique names for how your computer name appears locally with the help of the scutil command. The following command will set all names to “MacMuffin”:

ComputerName: is...

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Razer Synapse not working on OS X Yosemite 10.10

Quite a simple solution, the latest kernel extensions are not signed and the following command will enable unsigned kernel extensions (hopefully Razer will update Synapse to be fully compatible soon):

Remember to reboot after issuing the above command

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Change OS X update frequency

Mountain Lion checks for updates every 7 days – this is way too long for me and a quick fix is this:

OS X Mountain Lion breaks VMWare 4

OS X Mountain Lion breaks everything

Perhaps a bit dramatic on the “breaking”-part – OS X Mountain Lion has some really awesome features, but only lasted 2 days on my laptop. I love being on the bleeding edge of technology, and boy did I bleed this...

Gelaskin for MacBook Pro 1

Gelaskin your MacBook Pro

Gelaskins have been scarce in South Africa for several months and even during my recent trip to New York, I was not able to find any. We eventually decided to order several skins from the Canadian based company. The gallery of...

Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Mac does not shutdown 5

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 for Mac killing my Mac

Ever since I switched to OS X, I have never really paid much attention to viruses or trojans, but one can not overlook at times the feeling of “uneasiness” by not having antivirus installed. I tried out the latest version...