Category Archives: Mac

Inkscape on Mountain Lion

If you want to run Inkscape on Mountain Lion, take a look at this link:


Using NAnt on mono and Mac

If you want to use NAnt on mono and the Mac, take a look at this link:

Mac OS X Mountain Lion Subversion missing

If you are like me missing Subversion in Mountain Lion, find the solution here:

As I have Xcode installed, I took the option to install the command line tools and it works.


Mac OS X Mountain Lion keyboard shortcuts

Handy list of keyboard shortcuts for Mac OS X Mountain Lion:


Vim with colors on Mac OS X

If you are using vim on the Mac terminal, you might find this link useful to add colors:


Outlook for Mac 2011 stops working (doesn’t start)


If your Outlook for Mac 2011 stops working (yes, I don’t know why I am using it too), the solution might be to build your profile database by pressing CTRL when clicking to start Outlook. It takes a while, but it works (for me).

The answer can be found here:


Screen capture on Mac OSX

I seem to look this page up once a week or so, because I cannot remember the key combination for screen capture on the Mac.

The two I need to remember are:

  • Command-Control-Shift-3: Take a screenshot of the screen, and save it to the clipboard
  • Command-Control-Shift-4, then select an area: Take a screenshot of an area and save it to the clipboard

Outlook for Mac: Error 19906

Just wanted to share my experience with Outlook for Mac regarding error 19906. In my case it was preventing all downloading of e-mail and sending out e-mails.

The resolution that worked for me was removing all shared calendars by selecting each of them and removing them from view.

Hope that this helps you.


Excellent tool on many platforms for note taking: