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Search network shares on OSX lion

After reading through many articles it seems that there is no built in way for osx lion to search network drives. We have found a free app called Easyfind that allows you to search any location on your mac as well as inside archives, files and folders. You can download it from their website


View all hidden files on a mac in finder

The Finder hides the standard Unix files and folders from you. You can “Go To Folder…” and type in the name of the folder such as /var/log, but that’s fiddly and you still don’t see the “dot” files. There’s a terminal command that will make all files and folders display in your Finder. To do […]