Tag Archive: Server


How to Start a Simple Web Server in Python 3 on Mac

If you’re a Python user you may already be familiar with the handy trick that allows you to instantly create a simple web server using an easy command string entered in the command line of Mac OS. But if you’re a Mac Python user who has installed or updated to Python 3, then you will … Read More

How to Download a File from a Server with SSH / SCP

Users can securely download a file from any remote server with SSH by using the scp tool at the command line. Essentially this means you can have a file stored securely on a remote server and transfer it to local storage without having to expose that file to the outside world, because scp offers the … Read More

Connect to a Server Often from Mac? Add it to Favorite Server List in OS X

If you find yourself frequently connecting to a network share or remote server from your Mac, you should do yourself a favorite and add it to the Favorites list in the Connect to Server screen of OS X. Though the feature is right in front of our faces, very few Mac users seem to use … Read More

Connect to a Server Often from Mac? Add it to Favorite Server List in OS X

If you find yourself frequently connecting to a network share or remote server from your Mac, you should do yourself a favorite and add it to the Favorites list in the Connect to Server screen of OS X. Though the feature is right in front of our faces, very few Mac users seem to use … Read More

Resolving an iTunes “iPhone Software Update Server Could Not Be Contacted” Error Message When Updating iOS

Some iPhone and iPad users who went to update to the latest version of iOS using iTunes may have discovered an error message saying the following: “The iPhone Software Update Server Could Not Be Contacted. Make sure your network settings are correct and your network connection is active, or try again later.” While sometimes this … Read More

Apple releases betas for OS X 10.9.4, OS X Server 3.2, and Safari 6.1.5

Although Apple-watchers have been buzzing about OS X 10.10 Yosemite since last week’s WWDC, Apple hasn’t forgotten about its current generation Mavericks Mac OS. To prove it, the company has released three new betas for developers to test out —…Read more ›

iMessage problems get worse thanks to server glitch

Anyone who has ever tried jumping from iOS to Android, while keeping the same cell number, will know about the horror of trying to get hold of their messages. The so-called “iMessage purgatory” means that unless you first deactivate your…Read more ›

Master Apple OS X Mavericks Server Training With This Actionable Video Course [Deals]

Want to get a handle on Apple OS X Mavericks Server? Then this course from the team at InfiniteSkills.com is for you. In this OS X Mavericks Server training video course, featuring over 10 hours of actionable lessons, you’ll be…Read more ›    [Read More…]

VPN Update Fixes Mavericks Server Issues

Having issues with the VPN service for OS X Server Mavericks not accepting L2TP connections? According to Apple the problem can happen if the client and server are behind different network address translation (NAT) gateways. To resolve the fault Apple…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Enable The Web Server In Mountain Lion [OS X Tips]

WebSharingIt used to be a no-brainer to enable the Apache web server included with Mac OS X. You’d hop into the System Preferences, fire up the Sharing preference pane, and then you’d be good to go. Starting in Mountain Lion, however, Apple hasn’t given a user-friendly checkbox as in previous OS X releases. Instead you […]

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