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How to map mouse wheel to middle click (Logitech M720)

The problem: my new gift, the Logitech M720 (yes, I know, I'm a nerd :-) ) has the middle click wheel with 3 click (one, the actual middle click and the wheel slightly left and right). So, using the middle click to paste from the clipboard is nearly impossible. The solution: I have installed "xev" to record the click generated by the wheel slightly left and right and (more…)

By huntz, ago
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MenuMeters on El Capitan? Sure!

The new OSX version, El Captain is a faster new OS. But, after the update, my trusted MenuMeters application stopped working. 🙁 I have found a solution! Here you can download a new unofficial version of MenuMeters with a patch making the software working again. Great work Yuji! PS: if Read more…

By huntz, ago
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Version control in Xcode (GIT)

Today I have to fix a bugged program developed with Apple Xcode. Fixing broken code and replacing deprecated functions is a very energy consuming job and having a version control service can relieve the pain. Luckily Apple Xcode can natively work with GIT but this feature is not simple to enable. Read more…

By huntz, ago
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How to use RDP with VirtualBox

Recently using VirtualBox on Mac, I enabled the Remote Desktop Extension but no way to get it working. After a little research I have discovered you must install also the Oracle VM VirtualBox Extension Pack to get the RDP working. Apparently, the Extension Pack must be installed every time you Read more…

By huntz, ago