Tag: mavericks

  • How to auto mount samba or cifs shares in OS X Mavericks

    After mounting your shares using Command+K in Finder, go to:   Settings -> Users and Groups -> Click on the lock to allow changes   Select “Login items” at the top, click on the plus symbol, then find your server on the left pane:   Click on the samba/CIFS share you wish to automount, then…

  • Where does XQuartz install to on OS X Mavericks?

    If you’re trying to find XQuartz for an application (e.g. Inkscape) you should find it in: /Applications/Utilities/XQuartz Note that for Inkscape you will need to click “Browse” to get to Applications/Utilities, it probably won’t load into the list it presents you with.

  • OS X Mavericks: How to show the date in the menu bar

      This one is nice and easy – go to System Preferences -> Date & Time -> Clock and then tick “Show Date”:   A small thing, but quite useful.