How to completely remove VirtualBox on MacMac, macbook, tips

by Kuneri on 06/11/2008 with 46 comments

You have been using VirtualBox, but you don’t need it anymore. Or you need free space as I did. Well, in that case you might want to remove VirtualBox from your Mac. Uninstalling is easy, drag-drop-done, right? Yes it is, but it won’t take long for you to figure something is wrong. Eventhough you removed …

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How to find big size files on MacMac, macbook, tips

by Kuneri on with 1 comments

My Macbook hard disk almost got full, so I needed to do some cleaning. I thought there might be huge files that I forgot to erase; therefore wanted to list files bigger than 200MB. Following command worked well, now I have 12GB more space 🙂 mdfind ‘kMDItemFSSize > 200000000’

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How to browse your Nokia phone on a Macbookapple, leopard, Mac, macbook, Nokia, Tutorials

by Kuneri on 19/06/2008 with Comments Off on How to browse your Nokia phone on a Macbook comments

Due I am a newbie on Macbook and have never had to use my Nokia till today (see my How to connect Internet using a Nokia on Macbook post), I didn’t know how to browse my Nokia (N95) on Macbook (Leopard). Can’t be simpler: 1. Download and install Nokia Multimedia Transfer 2. Run NTM 3. …

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How to run Inkscape on Mac Leopardleopard, Mac, macbook, tips, Tutorials

by Kuneri on 14/05/2008 with 36 comments

If you like Inkscape (an open source alternative to Adobe Illustrator) and have a Mac with Leopard; you will figure that it after installation it will not work. It will say that font caching might take time, but never start. It’s because of a simple bug, with a simple solution. Just open a terminal (Applications/Utilities) …

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Diary of a first time Macbook user #1apple, life, Mac, macbook

by Kuneri on 08/05/2008 with 2 comments

Dear diary, Today I bought my first Macbook. I should tell you what I have learnt and should learn, so that I can remember those back. It’s a different world. Feels like drilling from Finland and getting out from China. 1 – Starts up and shuts down so soon. Something must be wrong. Weird things …

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Welcome Macbookapple, life, Mac, macbook

by Kuneri on with 5 comments

Yesterday, my great laptop’s (LG R200) CPU fan stopped (it’s a great laptop btw, no complaints about that — except I have to use Vista). Practically I can not work with it anymore; which is disastrous for me. Tens of emails to reply, clients / issues to follow, work to do.. I contacted LG support, …

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