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Showing the log and accessing other utilities from the macOS installer

February 10, 2019

The macOS installer has gone to a more sleek, black screen. However, sometimes it is helpful to see the installer log and get access to …

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Adding a Command Line Tool Helper to a Mac App Store App

January 6, 2019

I recently was working on a Mac app to flash an Arduino using the open source project avrdude in my Mac app, and got it …

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Boot Camp Changes on T2 Macs

November 15, 2018

While investigating support for Winclone for the amazing new T2 Macs (including the new 2018 MacBook Air and 2018 Mac Mini), I discovered that the …

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Using larger Windows 10 ISOs with Boot Camp Assistant

November 3, 2018

NOTE: THIS UTILITY SHOULD NO LONGER BE NEEDED DUE TO APPLE UPDATING BOOT CAMP ASSISTANT TO USE EXFAT. WE HAVE LEFT THIS ARTICLE AND THE …

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Beacon Scan: Free macOS app to find nearby iBeacons / Eddystone beacons

October 24, 2018

I do a lot of work with Beacons and having a great Mac app to find nearby iBeacons is really handy. I wrote an app …

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12 Customizations for the Mojave macOS Login Window that you didn’t know about

September 25, 2018

There are a bunch of customizations you can do to the standard macOS Login Window. All of them work on macOS 10.14 Mojave. All of …

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Creating Privacy Preferences Policy Control profiles for macOS

September 18, 2018

A great dive by Rich Trouton into using MDM to manage the new privacy dialogs in macOS 10.14 Mojave: What this means is that you …

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Mojave’s New Security and Privacy Protections Face Usability Challenges

September 17, 2018

Nice article by Rich Mogull @ TidBits on the new privacy settings in macOS 10.14 Mojave: For most Mac users, the most obvious and significant …

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Create a Windows 10 Bootable USB Flash Drive on a Mac

September 10, 2018

To troubleshoot an issue with Windows 10 (especially boot-related issues), it can be handy to boot into Windows 10 not installed on a Boot Camp …

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Fixing authentication failure in Startup Security Utility

August 24, 2018

After migrating my 2018 MacBook Pro from a 2017 MacBook Pro, I found that I could no longer authenticate in the Startup Security Utility on …

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