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Spotlight calc (A Leopard tip)


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I found this neat trick in Spotlight in Leopard.
I'm always having to do simple calculations. Now I just fire up spotlight cmd+space type in my sums using +,-,*,/ keys and such and, the answers pop up in the spotlight window... That's neat
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Very cool! Thanks for the tip!

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I think you can also define words with spotlight as well....
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Yep you can do that thanks
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It's considered a "tip" now to post advertised features?

If so, here's a list of 300 Leopard "tips."

http://www.apple.com/macosx/features/300.html#spotlight
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Good one mate .. You know I must learn read the instructions on the box
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