Things I Absolutely Must Do On A New Mac

I try to stick to “default is better than configuration”. But there’s some stuff I absolutely must have on a Mac to be useful.

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  1. $ defaults write CreateDesktop false && killall Finder # instead of Sort by Kind just hide all Desktop icons

  2. Use Ctrl-f7 or the Keyboard prefPane to give Full Keyboard Access so that tab takes you to every button in a dialog, etc.

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