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Useful Terminal Commands

Force rebuild of Finder Prefs

mv ~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.finder.plist ~/Desktop/

Make Library Folder visible

chflags nohidden ~/Library/

Cleanup Finder database

/System/Library/Frameworks/CoreServices.framework/Versions/A/Frameworks/LaunchServices.framework/Versions/A/Support/lsregister -kill -r -domain local -domain system -domain user

Backup iPad on external disk (named “NoBackup”)

ln -s /Volumes/NoBackup/iTunes/Backup ~/Library/Application\ Support/MobileSync/Backup

Booting in verbose mode

sudo nvram boot-args=”-v”

Show full path names in all Finder windows

defaults write com.apple.finder _FXShowPosixPathInTitle -bool YES

Change date to March 18th 2013 12:50 for fooling older MacOS X Installers

date 0318125013
code/terminalcmds.txt · Last modified: 2017/05/18 11:33 by michfiel