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Articles by Edwin Kwan

Edwin Kwan is the founder and editor of Little Handy Tips and Wollongong Fitness. He is also the developer for the Google Custom Search WordPress plugin and Custom About Author WordPress plugin. He also has a keen interest in Photography . Find out more about him here.

Samba symbolic links do not work

If you are having problems accessing certain directories in your samba share, you might not have follow symbolic links enabled. Here’s a handy tip to show you how to do that.

Mac Mail Email Address Auto-Complete Clean Up


Use Mac Mail’s “Previous Recipient” option to remove those emails you no longer want the program to auto-complete for you.

Easy Way to do UI Mockups, add Balsamiq


Balsamiq is a really useful tool for creating software UI mock ups quickly, often within minutes, without needing to write any code.

Regular expressions in shell


Find out how you can use regular expressions when in shell or dos to increase your efficiency!

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