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Category: Apple


DEVONthink Templates

In DEVONthink, it is quite easy to create and update own templates. They are all stored in:

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Oracle Instant Client for macOS (Intel x86)

Oracle does not release anymore full client packages for the Mac clients. Therefore, we need to use the Instant Client from: https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/intel-macsoft-096467.html The installation is quite simple but we need to rememeber that, in order to have a functional client…

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Remove Last Character of Each Line

I had to modify a file for loading into an Oracle database with SQL*Loader. The file was using as field delimiter the | pipe character and each line was ending in a |. So ideally, I would like to remove…

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Turn On ‘Do Not Disturb’ mode on mac OS X

Keep pressed option key (alt) and click on the Notifications icon which is usually found on top right corner. Easy!

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Disable Mac OS X Gatekeeper

Ocassionally, there is a need to install an app created by a developer that is not identified by the security policy in place on the Firm’s MacBook. Here is the short procedure I identified it works for me: in terminal…

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