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My SecureCRT Tweaks

I love SecureCRT by Van Dyke Software. I used it when I was running Windows as my main desktop, then used it when I was running Linux as my main desktop (for 8 years), and now for the past 4 years on my Mac. I love it to death. Here are some of the features I am using and the tweaks I have done for my...

Carbon Copy Cloner for Mac

While using my rsync option works for me, there are a few things it lacks.  I had recently purchased a bundle of software which included a license for Carbon Copy Cloner By Bombich https://bombich.com I figured I would give it a try. The requirements: 1. Backup / Sync starts automatically when the...

Workflow on macOS

  I have been currently running Mac OS X for a year (since this writing).  I have become obsessed with workflows.  If I can cut down 5 minutes of my time, that is 5 extra minutes I have to enjoy life (although usually it is to work more). Currently I run a MacBook Pro 15″ Retina with 16GB or RAM and a...

rsync in OS X

Recently, I purchased a 1TB 2.5″ SSD drive.  The problem I was having was that I was worrying about the drive getting bumped and possibly losing data. Although I use Crashplan for long term archive, I like to back up my data on something local to ensure I can access it in a pinch or be able to seed...