Resetting AirPlay

I have been having occasions lately where I’ll lose audio whilst using AirPlay mirroring from my Mac running OS X version 10.8.4 to my Apple TV running the latest Apple TV Software, version 5.3.  When this issue occurs, audio from iTunes, Hulu, Netflix, etc. on the Apple TV plays audio normally, as does AirPlay content […]

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Setting A Default Paper Size

In Mac OS X, the default paper size is a setting that determines the size of paper that applications will try to print to unless the user chooses otherwise. For most systems and applications this defaults to US Letter. In order to provide a positive user experience, especially for end users outside of the United States, it may be desirable to set a different default paper size.

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Managing Spotlight

The long hiatus is over, and The Mac Admin is back.  Here’s a short item to get started with… Recently, I had been experiencing some frustration as my Spotlight results weren’t including items I’d expected, such as applications when my search term was the correctly spelled application title.  The solution to this is to reset […]

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