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OPENING PORTS ON MAC OS X

Sometimes, I get issues with scan to smb or smb shares on mac os x. My simplest fix is In the Connect to Server dialog, type in smb://share:139 . Where share is the name of the share on your network. … Continue reading

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USER AUTHENTICATION PRINTING AND MAC OS X

USER AUTHENTICATION PRINTING AND MAC OS X If ever faced with the situation where you have setup print drivers to take a user id or password, you have figured out that this is a feature built almost exclusively for windows… … Continue reading

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MAC OS X: SERVER

MAC OS X: SERVER Mac OS X Server is based on an open source foundation called Darwin and uses open industry standards and protocols. It included services and applications for file sharing, sharing contact information and calendars, schedule events, send … Continue reading

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How To Turn Your Laptop Into A Wireless Hotspot

How To Turn Your Laptop Into A Wireless Hotspot These tutorials will explain how to turn your laptop into a wireless hotspot or for the more technically minded a wireless internet gateway. It explains how to do this with Windows … Continue reading

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Macs: uninstalling printers (PPDs and Host-based)

Macs: uninstalling printers (PPDs and Host-based) Introduction The following document outlines steps for manually uninstalling the software for printers, both host-based and postscript drivers. NOTE: Run the uninstaller program for the printer, if there is one, before performing any of … Continue reading

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