How To Move in vim Using the Keyboard

Author: , March 21st, 2018

h move one character left j move one row down k move one row up l move one character right w move to beginning of next word b move to previous beginning of word e move to end of word W move to beginning of next word after a whitespace B move to beginning of […]

How To Fix Excel for Mac Arrow Keys Do Not Move Cell Cursor

Author: , April 5th, 2017

As per MS Support page: “My arrow keys don’t move from cell to cell” Press SHIFT+F14 to toggle the Scroll Lock to the off position. Applies To: Excel for Mac 2011 Cause: Scroll Lock is turned on and causing the arrow keys to scroll the workbook area. Solution: Turn off Scroll Lock. Typically, when a […]

How To Disable Spell Check in MacOSX 10.10 Yosemite

Author: , March 24th, 2015

System Preferences » Keyboard » Text » Uncheck “Correct Spelling Automatically”

How To Change the Volume on MacOSX in Small Increments

Author: , July 7th, 2012

To change the volume in smaller increments on MacOSX Snow Leopard, hold down Shift-Option when pressing either the Volume-Up or the Volume-Down keys. You should see the volume indicator show a fractional portion of the normal scale selected:

Some Productivity Enhancements

Author: , November 3rd, 2010

Two new pieces of hardware have improved my productivity immensely: 1. Apple’s Magic Trackpad – I cannot say enough about how wonderful this little gadget is: PROS – Hand stays in one place – Significantly less effort for most actions – Gestures take the place of mouse movements – three fingers dragged will highlight, move […]

How to Save a Post via the Keyboard in SMF and Safari 4

Author: , March 24th, 2010

I use the SMF forum engine extensively. In Safari 3 I was able to use Option-S to save a post. Safari 4 broke that. The new keyboard shortcut to save a post in SMF is Control-Option-S.