Tricks For Mac

Understanding Hidden Root Folders 5


Understanding Hidden Root Folders

The Mac system, as you might well know is built on Unix. As a result there is a lot of Unix folders in the root system. This post is going to explain for people new the the Mac system a general understanding of what each folder does. This is designed to be a simple guide for new users, so experienced Unix and Mac developers probably know a lot more than me. You have to learn from somewhere.

Edit A Text File In Terminal 11


Edit A Text File In Terminal

Here is a cool trick to enable you to edit text files in Terminal using a little applications called pico. Its really easy and the text editor is quite powerful. It is really simple to do and can open every file that you can open in text edit.

Subscribe To The Newsletter

Enter your email address to receive the latest tips and tricks from this site to your inbox.


Easily view all of the posts on this site by viewing the categories section.

Friends Of MacTricksAndTips


Framed Creation

The Extra Stuff You Need To Know