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One of the unsung joys of being a Mac consultant is getting emails from clients with problems that aren't critical enough warrant a billable office visit but still need attention. This morning, I heard from client who needed to add two Macs onto the office AirPort network but couldn't remember...

June 29th 2011 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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Everyone eventually forgets a password or two. It's OK, don't be ashamed. Even your friends at TUAW have committed this error. Honestly.Ivan at CreativeBits offers a simple way to reveal a forgotten password with Mac OS X's Keychain Access application. You'll find it in your Utilities folder (which...

May 21st 2008 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Password Assistant is a handy dandy little utility from codepoetry that  uses some hooks into Keychain Access to create complicated passwords easily.It is open source (you gotta love that) and free (woo!).

May 23rd 2006 at 11:30pm 0 Comments
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If you aren't using Keychain Access in OS X,  you're missing out. Of course many applications take advantage of this secure repository for passwords without you knowing about it, but this application can be used for a few more things.NonStopMac.com has a short tutorial that walks you through wh...

March 24th 2006 at 9:30pm 0 Comments