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04-03-2011, 12:21 PM #1
more idea's of fun things to do with mac?
I haven't really messed with my mac beyond personalizing it for my use with things i've found online and going through a few pages of this form. I did the stack icons, played with quicksilver, both pretty neat, cleaned up my dock a lot and got some neat customization...
BUT, what else is like these and really fun to do / play with?
I have a Macbook Pro 2.8GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 4GB 1067 MHz DDR3 Mac OS X v10.5.8 and iPhone 3GS I am just really interested in messing with both a bit and doing neat things, together or separate.
I have a "accidental" warranty which doesn't expire until September so I don't mind messing with the computer a bit.
Just curious if anyone had any neat things they recommended to do for fun.
04-04-2011, 11:22 PM #2
GeekTools is a fun thing to spice up your desktop. I can post a screen of my desktop when I get home or if I can find my last one I posted.
It basically allows you to put code/script on your desktop. Like I have the weather on my desktop but others use it for much, much more.
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04-05-2011, 11:53 AM #3
very cool! thanks!
05-10-2011, 05:28 AM #4
05-10-2011, 06:02 AM #5
I'm new to Mac too, thanks for posting this thread. I'd like to know too
Hopefully people have more recommendations! I'll have to try this GeekTools later
05-11-2011, 09:40 AM #6
GeekTools is fantastic! Yes, you should try it!Asking for help is different from being stupid. Fanboys can rot in @#$%!
05-11-2011, 09:52 AM #7
I haz to get geek tools
05-11-2011, 12:31 PM #8
I have been playing with it, adds a nice layer between desktop and wallpaper very cool! thanks for rec.
05-14-2011, 06:00 AM #9
couple of great links for GeekTool resources....
Your Geektool scripts - Page 83 - MacRumors Forums
"We are sheep among wolves, be wise as serpents yet innocent as doves"
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05-14-2011, 11:46 AM #10
Botonguy - AWESOME LINKS! - Thank You!
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05-14-2011, 02:28 PM #11
07-02-2011, 04:41 AM #12
I always use a simple geektool setup: