Tuesday, July 31, 2012

4k Video Downloader: A YouTube Video and Audio Downloader For Mac OS X

4k Video Downloader is an open source video and audio downloader for Mac OS X that supports many video sharing  websites such as YouTube, Metacafe, Vimeo, Facebook, DailyMotion, etc. Nothing complicated with this software, it has a very easy to use user interface written in C++ and QT. You can also download all videos contained in a YouTube playlist using 4k Video Downloader.

10:51 AM by Tips Mac

Sunday, July 29, 2012

How To Install And Use The WGET Command On Mac OS X Mountain Lion Or Older

If you are familiar with the wget command line tool and want to use it also on Mac OS X Mountain Lion or older, this tutorial will show you how to install it using terminal commands. As a reminder, wget is a command line tool that allows users to download files from http or ftp web servers. It is similar in function to the curl command line tool, but with more options and even can help you download full websites to your local hard drive.

10:54 AM by Tips Mac

Monday, December 12, 2011

iDemo: Record Your iPhone Or iPad Screen Under Mac OSX

We may need sometimes to make a video demo of a running application or game on an iPhone or iPad to share it elsewhere. To make this possible, we need to use a third-party application like iDemo.

12:26 AM by Tips Mac

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

How To Set A keyboard Shortcut For An Application Under Mac OS X Lion

In this tutorial we will see how to assign a keyboard shortcut for applications so that you can launch them quickly. The steps are done under Mac OS X Lion.

Getting Started

1. Open the System Preferences window and select Keyboard.

8:12 AM by Tips Mac

How To Assign a Keyboard Shortcut For The Terminal Using Automator - Mac OS X Lion

In this tutorial we will see how to use a keyboard shortcut to open the terminal under Mac OS X Lion using Automator.

Getting Started

1. In the Launchpad, open Automator:

2. From the proposed options, select Service and click Choose:

3. In the "Service receives" option select no input.

7:43 AM by Tips Mac

Friday, November 18, 2011

How To Force Close Unresponsive Applications In Mac OS X Lion

It happens sometimes that an application refuses to quit or becomes unresponsive and the close button at this case will be useless and the user will be obliged to force quit the application. In this guide we will see some tips that may help you force quit applications under Mac OS X Lion.

2:26 PM by Tips Mac

How To Sync Your Gmail Contacts With Your Address Book - Mac OS X Lion

In this tutorial we will help you synchronize your Gmail contacts with your own Address Book under Mac OS X Lion. You can also use this tutorial to sync your Address book with other email services including Yahoo! or MobileMe.

1:32 PM by Tips Mac