Apple Java 6 for El Cap (10.11) October 11, 2015

This beta for El Cap: Java for OS X 2015-001 Beta https://support.apple.com/kb/DL1824?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US Java for OS X 2015-001 beta installs the legacy Java 6 runtime for OS X 10.11 El Capitan.

Apple mac macbook post beeps meaning November 27, 2013

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1547 1 beep = no RAM installed 2 beeps = incompatible RAM types 3 beeps = no good banks 4 beeps = no good boot images in the boot ROM (and/or bad sys config block) 5 beeps = processor is not usable

WordPress Site Move – Error : Warning: file_exists() April 23, 2013

If you are attempting a migration between servers,then you see this error Warning: file_exists() [function.file-exists]: open_basedir restriction in effect. File(/var/www/server1/foo.com/httpdocs/wp-content/uploads/) is not within the allowed path(s): (/home/server2/:/tmp:/usr/local/lib/php/) in /usr/home/server2/domains/foo.com/public_html/wp-includes/functions.php on line 500 All you need to do, is look in your MySQL DB at the top level, run a search against your tables and it should show you where the problem file path is, (WP-options) From there you can edit the old location with the new one, save and close,…

Iphoto missing thumbnails August 23, 2012

If you are missing thumbnails in iPhoto then try this Back Up and try rebuild the library: hold down the command and option (or alt) keys while launching iPhoto. you will get a few options there, just select the ones that are relevant to you then hit enter, you may have to repeat this process a few times, depending how much needs correcting. Thanks

How to show hidden files on MAC (OSX Lion) July 10, 2012

To enable hidden files/folders in finder windows: Open Finder Open the Utilities folder Open a terminal window Copy and paste the following line in: defaults write com.apple.Finder AppleShowAllFiles YES= Press return Now hold ‘alt’ on the keyboard and right click on the Finder icon Click on Relaunch You should find you will now be able to see any hidden files or folders. One you are done, perform the steps above however, replace the terminal command in step 4 with: defaults…

How to connect to Apple TV via Terminal June 25, 2012

If for what ever reason you need to terminal in to your Apple TV first you need to open Terminal (Command key + Space Bar) then type “terminal” and press enter This should open up your terminal window. then type “ssh root@AppleTV.local” or “ssh root@”   {substitue the IP address with your Apple TV IP} you will then get asked for a password, the default is “alpine” you are now in the apple tv, it will probably throw you straight…

Installing WordPress Locally on Your Mac With MAMP May 31, 2012

What is MAMP? MAMP stands for Macintosh, Apache, MySQL, and PHP. MAMP is an application you can install on your Mac which allows you to have access to a local PHP server and MySQL server. Essentially, MAMP gives you all of the tools you need to run WordPress on your machine, fordevelopment and testing purposes. You can accomplish this in different ways, but the other ways aren’t nearly as simple (seeMacOS_X_Local_Mirror for the long, manual version of installing PHP and MySQL on your Mac). Step…

How to jailbreak Apple TV 2, iOS 5.0 April 17, 2012

How to jailbreak Apple TV 2, iOS 5.0 (iOS 5.1 – 9B179b) using Seas0npass (Done on a Mac) Step 1: Make sure that the latest version of iTunes is installed on your computer (currently 10.6.1). If not, then simply head over to this link and download.

apple startup boot key combinations April 15, 2012

Here are some useful key commands for booting up apple. You can use the following startup key combinations with Intel-based Macs. Keystroke Description Press C during startup Start up from a bootable CD or DVD, such as the Mac OS X Install disc that came with the computer. Press D during startup Start up in Apple Hardware Test (AHT). Press Option-Command-P-R until you hear startup sound a second time. Reset NVRAM Press Option during startup Start up in Startup Manager, where you can select a Mac…

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