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James Powell
Works at PCC Airfoils
Attended University of Sheffield
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Some quick terminal tricks to work with Time Machine
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Disabling that little warning message when you empty the trash. 
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hi there james, i tried this tip but for some reason its not working, any ideas? ive got a 2007 macbook pro (recon) dont know if that makes a difference! thanks
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If you use tags within Finder, you can search for these files quickly and easily within Spotlight and Finder.
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A follow on from yesterdays video you can change Exposés background. 
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Yesterday I uploaded a video on moving your iTunes Library CHeck it out. 
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If you have multiple calendars, you can merge them into one calendar for ease of use. 
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A new video. How to add a keyboard shortcut to any menu bar command. 
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Photo stream can get quite large, you can delete these files and clear up your hard disk space. 
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A new video (I enjoy making them) about disabling dashboard. 
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If you want a more colourful background to notification centre you can with this video tip.
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Your Mac backups up your drive locally even if your Time Machine disk isn't plugged in. 
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New video from MacTricksandTips. How to show hidden files and folders.
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Love all about computers, gadgets and anything using an electron
Introduction
A materials engineer work in investment casting. As a hobby I run an develop MacTricksAndTips, dedicated to finding the best tips and tricks for the Mac. 

Every couple of days I post a new tip, hack, terminal guide, or application review. 
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Creator of MacTricksAndTips. A top Mac Tricks site.
Education
  • University of Sheffield
    Materials Engineering, 2008 - 2012
    Material Science and Engineering, masters degree. Specialising in Nickel superalloys.
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Process Engineer
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Mac, Computer, Investment Casting,
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  • PCC Airfoils
    Process Engineering, 2012 - present
    Process Engineering, specialising in computer modelling.
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