Add a blank space to the Dock

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With this defaults write you can add a blank space to the Dock. defaults write com.apple.dock persistent-apps -array-add ‘{tile-data={}; tile-type=”spacer-tile”;}’ Copy & paste this command as a single line in OS X Terminal Additional step, restart the Dock: killall Dock You can remove the blank space by dragging it out of the Dock Credits: derobi

Adjusting minimum file size for Mail Drop

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Using the new Mail drop feature in Yosemite, you can send an attachment of up to 5GB. Once you want to send an attachment larger than 20MB then the attachment is automatically uploaded to iCloud. With the following terminal command it’s possible to adjust downward the minimum file size of 20MB. As an example we use 10MB, launch Terminal and enter the command.

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