Textedit

11.17.11
Daily Mac App: WriteRoom
11.17.11

Daily Mac App: WriteRoom

It seems every writer, coder or GTD aficionado has a favorite plain text editor on the Mac these d...

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07.22.11
Dear Aunt TUAW: What is this "Lock" TextEdit speaks of?
07.22.11

Dear Aunt TUAW: What is this "Lock" TextEdit speaks of?

Dear Aunt TUAW, I have a list of books that friends recommend to me. I don't update it a lot bu...

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11.03.10
TUAW TV Live today at 5 PM ET: Writing tools for Mac
11.03.10

TUAW TV Live today at 5 PM ET: Writing tools for Mac

Monday was the start of NaNoWriMo, the annual writing fest in which authors from around the globe at...

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10.28.10
Mac 101: Autocomplete words in TextEdit
10.28.10

Mac 101: Autocomplete words in TextEdit

More Mac 101, our series of tips and tricks for novice Mac users. For those with modest text-editin...

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09.04.09
Unsung Snow Leopard feature: multiple-language spell checker
09.04.09

Unsung Snow Leopard feature: multiple-language spell checker

OS X has had a system-wide, built-in spell checker for a while now, but until Snow Leopard, it could...

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04.17.09
Friday Favorite: TextEdit
04.17.09

Friday Favorite: TextEdit

What's free, flexible, easy-to-use but powerful and can handle a wide variety of file types? Our goo...

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03.23.09
Create a clutter-free writing environment for free
03.23.09

Create a clutter-free writing environment for free

When WriteRoom debuted, many of us were impressed with the software and the idea of a focused interf...

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11.19.08
Mac 101: Shorten text using the Summarize Service
11.19.08

Mac 101: Shorten text using the Summarize Service

Have you ever been reading a long article and wished you could somehow magically make it shorter? W...

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06.19.08
Sidenote keeps your notes on the side
06.19.08

Sidenote keeps your notes on the side

So for quite a while now I've been using nothing more complicated than TextEdit to keep a list of wh...

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