Problems with Help are uncommon in Sierra, but when they occur can be mystifying. Here’s some of the can of worms.
Vastly improved over version 1, this now has over 6 MB of Help Book, with extensive reference material and links to online articles too.
A detailed tutorial showing how you can time events, such as moving from one note to the next, using free and simple tools.
This command tool can now write just the integer passed to it as a log message. This is ideal for instrumenting scripts and apps for analysis.
Several significant improvements to CSV export to work around issues when importing to Excel and others.
Browsing my log in Excel for the first time was a revelation of its potential. We have the tools – all we need is the imagination.
Have you ever wished you could browse your logs in a spreadsheet, or analyse them using a statistics package? Now you can.
Using preference files comes with remarkably little effort when writing them in Swift and Xcode.
You can now save almost all your control settings as defaults. New windows then open with those settings ready for you. A great improvement.
A deep dive into the log to examine what happens when waking from system sleep. And where you can read a cache of old internet connections…