- 00:00:00 Mac Geek Gab 874 for Monday, June 7, 2021
- 00:02:00 QT-Hey, Siri, Text Myself*
- 00:03:38 Patrick-QT-Adjust Mail’s Font Sizes*
- 00:04:48 QT-Change iOS Default Email Flag Color*
- Swipe Left (or right, depending upon your settings) > … > Flag
Cool Stuff Found
- 00:07:56 Brother J-CSF-Suspicious Package to inspect macOS Installer Packages*
- 00:09:18 UncleP-CSF-File Juicer and Site Sucker
- 00:12:32 Stephan-CSF-SplashID Password Manager*
- 00:15:44 Michael-CSF-Quick and Dirty NAS on the Cheap*
- 00:19:07 Mitchell-CSF-PocketTube Browser Extension*
- 00:20:47 Jeremy-CSF-Motion Sonic hand-control music effects
- 00:22:30 Jeff Gamet-CSF-What is Amazon Sidewalk and how to disable it?*
- 00:31:52 Scott-CSF-BLEUnlock to Lock and Unlock Your Mac based upon device proximity*
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Your Questions and Tips…Answered and Shared!
- 00:39:22 Dave-Apple TV Remote Telling TV to Shut Up*
- 00:42:51 Jonathan-873-Make sure you have the right battery cable*
- 00:48:42 John-macOS Recovery Disk
- 00:51:51 Dennis-Deleting “In Use” Files*
lsof | grep "Installer"
- 00:56:17 Bill-Target Disk Mode Among Various Macs*
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More Questions Answered
- 01:08:50 Steve-872-Sync vs. Backup vs. Ransomware
- 01:09:28 Dan-873-Sync isn’t always like Backup
- 01:12:19 Glen-872-Backing up multiple computers with Backblaze
- 01:13:29 James-872-Don’t forget about backing up your external drives
- 01:15:19 Cory-872-Use Minio on Synology for S3-style backup smarts*
01:18:57 MGG 874 Outtro