Mac Tips

I got myself a Mac Mini and have started setting it up, tentatively as a HTPC.

So far, what I have noted is:

– File Sharing –  For file share to work across Windows and Mac (System Preferences->Sharing->Options, you have to select the Windows Compatible option Share using SMB (Windows).

– iTunes doesn’t play .avi files, I will check Plex next.

Handy tips/tricks:

– Add a “Open Terminal option to folder menu in Finder – http://blog.leenarts.net/2009/09/03/open-service-here/

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