Chrome/Catalina Certificate Issue

If you are having issues trying to reach a self signed website, router or esxi host, with an error:  NET::ERR_CERT_REVOKED . You will notice you cannot ignore and proceed in the new Mac OSX Catalina release! A quick solution (ensure you trust the site) In the chrome browser whilst on the page, type “thisisunsafe”  […]

Screen Shot Mac – Take a screen shot on your mac

To capture the entire desktop, press Command-Shift-3. The screen shot will be automatically saved as a PNG file on your desktop. To copy the entire desktop, press Command-Control-Shift-3. The screen shot will be placed on your clipboard for you to paste into another program. To capture a portion of the desktop, press Command-Shift-4. A cross-hair[…]

iPad Lock Screen Position

Press your home button twice. This brings up the app bar that shows all actively running apps (yes, multitasking is here!). Simply slide the bar to the right to display the screen lock button, as well as iPod controls, brightness and volume control. Bam!

Search String in Directory – UNIX

How to search for a string in a selection of files (-exec grep …). [bash] find . -exec grep “searchstring” ‘{}’ \; -print [/bash] [bash] find . -exec grep “searchstring” ‘{}’ \; -ls [/bash] This command will search in the current directory and all sub directories. All files that contain the string will have their[…]

Mac Book Pro – Sleeping Issues

OS X supports five different sleep modes: 0 – Old style sleep mode, with RAM powered on while sleeping, safe sleep disabled, and super-fast wake. 1 – Hibernation mode, with RAM contents written to disk, system totally shut down while ‚Äúsleeping,‚Äù and slower wake up, due to reading the contents of RAM off the hard[…]