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What's my Mac OS?

What's my Mac OS?

A step-by-step guide to finding out what version of Apple's OS X operating system is running on your Mac.

A step-by-step guide to finding out what version of Apple's OS X operating system is running on your Mac.

20 May 15

How to install Windows on a Mac: Run Windows 8 on OS X

How to install Windows on a Mac: Run Windows 8 on OS X

Two simple ways to run Windows on any Apple Mac - Our guide to Windows for Mac - How to install Windows on Mac for the best of all worlds

Two simple ways to run Windows on any Apple Mac - Our guide to Windows for Mac - How to install Windows on Mac for the best of all worlds

13 May 15

How to use Extensions in OS X Yosemite, get more out of OS X with Extensions

How to use OS X Yosemite's Extensions

Extensions can be used to add new features to apps. Here's how they work.

Extensions can be used to add new features to apps. Here's how they work.

06 May 15

How to use Spotlight to find things on your Mac in Yosemite, top tips for searching on a Mac

Spotlight tips for OS X Yosemite

Your Mac’s search tool is unparalleled in power and ease-of-use, as we explore with 10 top tips to squeeze the most from it

Your Mac’s search tool is unparalleled in power and ease-of-use, as we explore with 10 top tips to squeeze the most from it

30 Apr 15

How to unblock Safari plug-ins on the Mac

How to unblock Safari plug-ins on the Mac

If you are getting Blocked Plug-in messages in Safari you might need to update Flash, or move the plug-in to unblock it.

If you are getting Blocked Plug-in messages in Safari you might need to update Flash, or move the plug-in to unblock it.

16 Apr 15

Become an Apple iWork wiz: The ultimate guide to using Pages for Mac

The ultimate guide to using Pages for Mac

Looking to get more out of Pages? We offer ten tips to help you make the most of it.

Looking to get more out of Pages? We offer ten tips to help you make the most of it.

03 Apr 15

What Automator can do for you

What Automator can do for you

Automator gives you control over your Mac. Here's how it works

Automator gives you control over your Mac. Here's how it works

27 Mar 15

Best Automator actions and workflows, what Automator can do for you

Excellent Automator workflows

Here's how to create some workflows in Automator that will revolutionise the way you use your Mac

Here's how to create some workflows in Automator that will revolutionise the way you use your Mac

27 Mar 15

How to create an animated GIF on Mac

How to create an animated GIF on Mac

Learn how to make animated GIFs from video clips on your Mac. It's easy and free!

Learn how to make animated GIFs from video clips on your Mac. It's easy and free!

24 Mar 15

How to use iCloud Drive

How to use iCloud Drive

Get started with iCloud Drive on Mac or PC

Get started with iCloud Drive on Mac or PC

20 Mar 15

Help! Safari keeps crashing: 10 reasons Apple's web browser crashes on Mac OS X, and how to fix it

Help! Safari keeps crashing

How to fix frequent Safari crashes in Mac OS X. Discover how to stop Apple web browser keeps crashing

How to fix frequent Safari crashes in Mac OS X. Discover how to stop Apple web browser keeps crashing

20 Mar 15

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Best camera phone of 2015: iPhone 6 Plus vs LG G4 vs Galaxy S6 vs One M9 vs Nexus 6

Best camera phone of 2015: iPhone 6 Plus vs LG G4 vs Galaxy S6 vs One M9 vs Nexus 6

In defence of BlackBerrys

In defence of BlackBerrys

Why we should reserve judgement on Apple ditching Helvetica in OS X/iOS for the Apple Watch's San Fransisco font

Why we should reserve judgement on Apple ditching Helvetica in OS X/iOS for the Apple Watch's San…

Retina 3.3GHz iMac 27in preview: Apple cuts £400 of price of Retina iMac with new model

Retina 3.3GHz iMac 27in preview: Apple cuts £400 of price of Retina iMac with new model

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