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Make your mac better.

You Don’t Have to Know Everything. You Just Have to Know Where to Find It. —— Albert Einstein

Table of Contents

Add Blank Spaces to Left Side of the Dock to Better Organize App(where the Applications Are)

defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-apps -array-add '{tile-data={}; tile-type="spacer-tile";}' && killall Dock

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Add Narrow Spaces to Left Side of the Dock to Better Organize Apps(where the Applications Are)

defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-apps -array-add '{tile-data={}; tile-type="small-spacer-tile";}' && killall Dock

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Add Blank Spaces to Right Side of the Dock to Better Organize App(where the Trash is)

defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-others -array-add '{tile-data={}; tile-type="spacer-tile";}' && killall Dock

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Add Narrow Spaces to Right Side of the Dock to Better Organize Apps(where the Trash is)

defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-others -array-add '{tile-data={}; tile-type="small-spacer-tile";}' && killall Dock

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Remove the Auto-Hide Dock Delay

defaults write com.apple.Dock autohide-delay -float 0 && killall Dock

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Speed Up Mission Control Animations

// you can adjust the animation speeds by changing the number after the -float flag。
defaults write com.apple.dock expose-animation-duration -float 0.15 && killall Dock

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Return to Default Mission Control Animation Speeds

defaults delete com.apple.dock expose-animation-duration && killall Dock

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Make Hidden App Icons Translucent in the Dock

defaults write com.apple.dock showhidden -bool YES && killall Dock

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Stop Full Names from Copying with Email Addresses in OS X Mail

defaults write com.apple.mail AddressesIncludeNameOnPasteboard -bool false

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Enable Text Selection in Quick Look Windows

defaults write com.apple.finder QLEnableTextSelection -bool true && killall Finder

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Disable the “Are you sure you want to open this application?” dialog

defaults write com.apple.LaunchServices LSQuarantine -bool false

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Show indicator lights for open applications in the Dock

defaults write com.apple.dock show-process-indicators -bool true && killall Dock

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Enable the status bar in Finder

defaults write com.apple.finder ShowStatusBar -bool true && killall Finder

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Empty Trash securely by default

defaults write com.apple.finder EmptyTrashSecurely -bool true && killall Finder

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Always show expanded save dialogs

defaults write -g NSNavPanelExpandedStateForSaveMode -bool true && killall Finder

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Define where to save screenshots

defaults write com.apple.screencapture location -string "$HOME/Desktop"

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Reduce Transparency in Menu and Windows

defaults write com.apple.universalaccess reduceTransparency -bool true

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Show Debug Menu

defaults write com.apple.appstore ShowDebugMenu -bool true

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Hide Desktop Icon

defaults write com.apple.finder CreateDesktop -bool false && killall Finder

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Always Show Hidden Files in the Finder

defaults write com.apple.finder AppleShowAllFiles -bool true && killall Finder

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Change the Rows of Launchpad

defaults write com.apple.dock springboard-rows -int 6 && killall Dock

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Change the Columns of Launchpad

defaults write com.apple.dock springboard-columns -int 8 && killall Dock

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Reset Layout of Launchpad

defaults write com.apple.dock ResetLaunchPad -bool true && killall Dock

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Show Path Bar in Finder

defaults write com.apple.finder ShowPathbar -bool true && killall Finder

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Set Current Folder as Default Search Scope

defaults write com.apple.finder FXDefaultSearchScope -string "SCcf" && killall Finder

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