Terminal

How To Update Mac OS X & Mac Apps From Terminal

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Every once in a while, you’ll find that an update is available for either your macOS system or the apps installed on your machine. It’s important that you keep your system software and apps up to date. This ensures your system is stable and your apps are bug-free. On a Mac machine, you have several […]

How To Run a Terminal Command Using a Keyboard Shortcut On Mac

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With the built-in Terminal app on your Mac, you can run a number of commands to execute various actions on your machine. From taking screenshots of your screens to renaming a whole bunch of files at once, Terminal commands cover a lot of things that you usually do on your machines. The only thing that […]

How To Make a Bulk App Installer For a New Mac OS Install using HomeBrew

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When buying a new MacOS computer, or reformatting an existing one, the most tedious task you need to do is install all of your software apps from scratch. First you have to remember each one and secondly, visiting each app’s website, downloading the app, and installing it takes forever. But what if you had a […]

Using the Terminal to Identify Network Settings

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There are several ways of finding or changing your wireless network settings using your Mac.  Inputting command line into the Terminal is one of the quickest ways to manage your network without switching through several different screens. Your Terminal screen can be located by opening Finder and going to your Applications folder, and then into […]

The Four Most Useful Terminal Commands for Beginning OS X Users

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Beginner and intermediate computer users alike are often intimidated by using command line.  Taking the time to learn how to use command line on your Mac can optimize your computing experience. Everything from customizing your settings to managing your files can be achieved in only a few keystrokes.  Best of all, you can take advantage […]