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A primer in Profile Manager: Set up Open Directory

The last major step before turning on Profile Manager is turning on Server's Open Directory service so that you can centrally manage network user accounts.

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What to do when Firefox won't quit, and does Apple read crash feedback?

A reader wonders if it's worth informing Apple about application crashes after Firefox repeatedly fails him.

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Why can't file names be longer than 30 characters?

A reader is told his long filenames are unacceptable, despite OS X's support for them.

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What to do when OS X says Wi-Fi hardware isn't installed

You know you've got Wi-Fi in your Mac, so why is OS X claiming it's not there? A reset is required.