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Pristine 2009 MacBook Pro with an unfortunate virus.

MacJunky - Pristine 2009 MacBook Pro with an unfortunate virus.If anyone tells you that “Apple does not get viruses” then turn your back and fire them, they simply don’t know what they’re talking about.

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OS X quick tip to check your Mac’s battery condition.

MacJunky - OS X quick tip to check your Mac’s battery condition.One of the great things thats very handy to check now and then is your Mac’s battery condition. A worn or damaged battery can dramatically effect the performance of your Mac.

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Understanding ‘Raid’ in one simple image.

MacJunky - Understanding ‘Raid’ in one simple image.I found this image on the net of how some Raid systems works, you can’t get any easier than this.

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How to backup your MySQL Database on OS X Server.

MacJunky - How to backup your MySQL Database on OS X Server.I setup a new OS X Server to test sites that I build, but I wanted a script that could backup the MySQL database automatically without me messing with phpmyadmin all the time.

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Instructions on how to connect to an L2TP VPN server via a Mac.

I was asked recently about how to connect to a client’s Mac OS X Server via VPN, and rather then explain it via email I thought it was best to create a short video with the steps involved.

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How to setup the Mountain Lion Server VPN service and connect via Mac, iPhone and iPad.

MacJunky - How to setup the Mountain Lion Server VPN service and connect via Mac, iPhone and iPad.The VPN service in OS X Server is a very good way to keep the information going between you and the server secure.

I will share how to setup the service and how to connect to it while you are either on the road via your MacBook, iPhone and iPad.

VPN is a service that creates a ‘tunnel’ between your device and the server so the data that travels is secure. I use my VPN while I am in a café or while on holiday in a hotel.

I don’t really want/need anyone to know what I am doing on the internet, nor do I need anyone’s prying eyes on any of my clients details.
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Setup email forwarding to more than one user within Mountain Lion server.

MacJunky - Setup email forwarding to more than one user within Mountain Lion server. There is a simple way to forward emails to more than one user within Mountain Lion Server. The old way was to do some fancy typing within Terminal App, it was reserved to real geeks, as as you know me, I always like to find the simplest solution to any problem.

And this is one of those, no hacking needed, no geekieness, and no headaches.

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How to tame your Daylite Server backup files.

MacJunky - How to tame your Daylite Server backup files.I make sure I backup everything, all the time, but with that I don’t want to keep old backup archives for a long period of time, it will clog up my system with redundant files and slow down my Mac and Server.

An application that can help clear the system of redundant files is Hazel by NoodleSoft

This is a great app that can helps clear out your old Daylite backups automatically, I will show you how…

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How to install Mountain Lion Server on any Mac.

MacJunky - How to install Mountain Lion Server on any Mac.

I have installed many Servers and I thought it was time to show my readers how easy it is to install a new server on any Mac.

This will be an easy step by step guide, so if you have any questions please comment below and I’ll get back to you.

The Server application is available from the Apple App Store at a very reasonable price of €17.99 this is pretty amazing for such a powerful ‘application’ not long ago it used to sell for over €1000

Launch the App Store application on your Mac, search for ‘Server’ and it will be one of the fist application available for purchase.

More information about Mountain Lion server can be found on the Apple Website.

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Daylite Server install on MacBook Pro to sync with iPhone via WiFi.

MacJunky - Daylite Server install on MacBook Pro to sync with iPhone via WiFi.Today I installed Daylite for a user that didn’t have a Server and as Marketcircle haven’t released their Cloud service yet I had to come up with a solution for the client to have her information on the iPhone as well as her MacBook Pro.

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