Category Archives: Shortcut

OS X Lion: Fix – Restore Windows When Re-opening Applications

One of the most annoying features I have found in OS X Lion is that when an application is restarted, by default, it tries to reload all of the previous windows that had been open.  For example, if I have … Continue reading

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Shortcuts: Two Ways to Force Quit Applications in OS X

From time to time, it may become necessary to terminate unresponsive applications within OS X.  Applications can become trapped for many different reasons like waiting for a lost internet connection to return, slow writes to the disk or a very … Continue reading

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Shortcut: Bring Up Windows Task Manager With Ctrl-Shift-ESC

The easiest and fastest way to bring up the Microsoft Windows Task Manager is a simple three-key combination of Ctrl-Shift-ESC.  All three keys must be held down together, but you do not need to push them all at the same … Continue reading

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