eml to vcf shell script

Convert contacts in eml to vcf

I have been working on a project for a customer who has a large number of contacts. macOS ‘Contacts’ simply crashes and unexpectedly quits when trying to open and/or sync with the upstream server. The contacts are stored on a Kerio Connect server and we have access to the backend.

Note – Apparently, a few other mail servers on the market store contacts in the same way as Kerio Connect, you may be able to use this script for converting .eml files from these other mail servers too. Read More


ESXi - Mac Boot Loader - FatMac Managed IT Services

How to set the default boot partition with ESXi on a Mac

After I started testing with ESXi 5.5 (read first post here), I couldn’t get my test Mac Pro to boot from the USB key as the ESXi OS wasn’t being seen in System Preferences -> Startup Disk.  The easiest way to do this is to boot into the Mac boot loader, but how do you have this setting stick after a reboot?!  Well, look no further! Read More


ESXi - Diskutil list - FatMac Managed IT Services

How to create an ESXi usb installer on Mac OS X

A couple of days ago I wanted to test VMware ESXi 5.5 on a Mac Pro 4,1 (quad-core XEON 2.66GHz / 8GB RAM).  I had a couple of issues doing this, mostly my fault as, of course, I jumped straight in and didn’t read any of the documentations.  Anyway, once I had read the documentation there were still a few things not covered, so I thought I would document the steps I took to get the platform installed: Read More