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Seer Brings Mac-Like Preview Views To Windows

Windows: In OS X, you can select a file and press Space for a quick preview of it. You can’t do that in Windows — at least not without Seer, a free utility that gives you the same power. Tap the space bar to bring up an image, video or…

Automatically Quick Look Your Downloads

Automatically Quick Look Your Downloads

All-things-Mac web site Mac OS X Hints discusses how to automatically Quick Look certain files as soon as they’re downloaded to your Downloads folder. The best approach from the thread involves setting your browser to automatically open certain file types (like your PDF or Word documents) with the Quick Look…

Customise Your Mac with Leopard Power Tweaks

Customise Your Mac with Leopard Power Tweaks

Now that Mac OS X v10.5 Leopard’s been out almost three months, several apps, tweaks, and plug-ins have emerged that can customise (and sometimes re-Tigerise) your Mac. Now that you’re comfortable with Leopard’s new features, like Stacks, Quick Look, Time Machine, and Spaces, it’s time to roll up your sleeves…