Updating to Snow Leopard 10.6.6 in eeePC 1005HA

There’s an official Twitter application available for mac which you can get for free, but sadly you can only get it from Mac App store, which is available in Snow Leopard 10.6.6 or later. So, last night I decided to update my Snow Leopard from 10.6.5 to 10.6.6. The updating process is rather easy and doesn’t require much effort, I just need to make a backup of 10.6.5 mach_kernel and a few kexts, just as what I did when updating from 10....

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Virtually Increase Resolution in MacOS

I’m running Mac OS X Snow Leopard from my eeePC 1005HA and as you know, eeePC has a very low screen resolution (1024x600) . This make some applications window/interface not visible thus making some options or buttons unusable/unclickable . An example is the Print window from Microsoft Office as shown in the picture below. To be able to view the whole window I need to increase my screen resolution to a higher resolution, but it’s not possible to further increase the screen resolution in my eeePC since 1024x600 is the max resolution that I can get ....

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Create a new Wireless Network (ad-hoc) on Mac OS using an applescript

I know it’s easy to create a new wireless network on your by simply going to Airport Status Bar at the top screen and hit the “Create Network…”, but what if you would like your mac to automatically create and ad-hoc network every time at startup or maybe making it simple for you to create an ad-hoc network by just running an applescript instead of repeating over and over the same process via the Airport Status Bar....

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Prevent your Mac from Sleeping using simple Terminal Command

There are a lot of applications that you can use/install to prevent your mac from sleeping such as Caffeine, Jiggler, or InsomniaX. But what if you do not want to install third-party application just to prevent your Mac from sleeping? Well, the answer is by using a simple Terminal Command . To do this, open the Terminal (Applications > Utilities > Terminal) and enter the following command: pmset noidle That’s it your Mac will not sleep so long as you do not close the Terminal....

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Install Hackintosh on eeePC 1005HA

Below is the steps that I took to to install Hackintosh on my eeePC 1005HA. Some things that you’ll need and prepare: A computer running Mac OS (you’ll need it to create your Snow Leopard Installation USB). Mac OS X Snow Leopard Retail DVD 10.6.0 (you’ll need this to create your Snow Leopard Installation DVD). USB Flashdisk or SD Card (media that’ll we use to install Snow Leopard into our eeePC 1005HA)....

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