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Reason #137 to like TextEdit

Non-continuous line selection. Simply hold down the command (apple) key while selecting lines and you can select any number of out of order lines throughout the document. This just saved me a ton of time formatting a 500 row, 5 cell per row, html table.

April 23, 2007 | Computers | 3 comments

A Welcome Change to TextEdit

As a you might know I’m a huge proponent of a simple utility called TextEdit on OS X for its ability to export good looking HTML. I use it almost exclusively to convert word files by first exporting to RTF and then opening the file with TextEdit.It must have happened with the 10.4.8 update – […]

October 6, 2006 | Computers | 2 comments

Is this a normal coding enviroment?

Or: Editors, Editors Everywhere. Go Nuts I know I’ve done an "Editor Roundup" before, but: Doing work in a variety of languages has had me jumping editors and IDEs looking for the single perfect editor for handling PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, SQL and the occasional Bash script. I recently gave up and just settled on […]

August 14, 2006 | PHP Scripting | 4 comments

HTML Formatting with TextEdit

I imagine that I’m not alone in my job duties of having to format long passages of text into html for inclusion in a web site. A lot of time can be wasted hand formatting lots of text with tables and lists. I was pretty surprised when I found that TextEdit in OS X 10.4 […]

December 7, 2005 | Web Design & Development | 3 comments