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How to disable a MacBook webcam

How to disable a MacBook webcam

Protect yourself from digital peeping Toms by securing your Mac's webcam and microphone

Protect yourself from digital peeping Toms by securing your Mac's webcam and microphone

05 Jan 17

How to set up and manage user accounts on a Mac

How to set up and manage user accounts on a Mac

Share your Mac with other people? You should consider setting up user accounts. Here's how

Share your Mac with other people? You should consider setting up user accounts. Here's how

13 Dec 16

MacX DVD Ripper Pro: The best DVD ripper for Mac OS

MacX DVD Ripper Pro: The best DVD ripper for Mac OS

Rip DVD to Mac, Mobile or Hard Drive in MP4 with MacX DVD Ripper Pro. Protect your DVDs from scratches, backup & rip Hollywood DVD movies to watch on iPhone iPad & HD TVs.

Rip DVD to Mac, Mobile or Hard Drive in MP4 with MacX DVD Ripper Pro. Protect your DVDs from scratches, backup & rip Hollywood DVD movies to watch on iPhone iPad & HD TVs.

12 Dec 16

How to set up Parental Controls on Mac | Child safety tips for macOS Sierra

How to set up Parental Controls on Mac | Child safety tips for macOS Sierra

Parental Controls can help you keep an eye on your child's computer activity. Here's how to make a Mac child-friendly and protect your kids online

Parental Controls can help you keep an eye on your child's computer activity. Here's how to make a Mac child-friendly and protect your kids online

08 Dec 16

How to stop junk mail and spam in Mac Mail

How to stop junk mail and spam in Mac Mail

Keep your inbox clear of unwanted clutter by using Mail’s built-in junk mail filters.

Keep your inbox clear of unwanted clutter by using Mail’s built-in junk mail filters.

01 Dec 16

 
How to get MacBook Pro Touch Bar on any iMac or MacBook

How to get MacBook Pro Touch Bar on any iMac or MacBook

No need to fork out for Apple's new MacBook Pro - here's two ways to get the all-new Touch Bar on any Mac.

No need to fork out for Apple's new MacBook Pro - here's two ways to get the all-new Touch Bar on any Mac.

17 Nov 16

7 Sierra menu bar tips: How to use Mac menu bar in macOS Sierra

7 Sierra menu bar tips: How to use Mac menu bar in macOS Sierra

The strip across the top of your Mac's screen provides access to important system and app functions, and much more. Here's our macOS Sierra menu bar masterclass

The strip across the top of your Mac's screen provides access to important system and app functions, and much more. Here's our macOS Sierra menu bar masterclass

14 Nov 16

How to restore startup chime on MacBook Pro

How to restore startup chime on MacBook Pro

The 2016 MacBook Pro auto-boots when its lid is opened or when it is powered; it also has no startup chime - here's the remedy

The 2016 MacBook Pro auto-boots when its lid is opened or when it is powered; it also has no startup chime - here's the remedy

08 Nov 16

How to use iCloud Drive in macOS Sierra

How to use iCloud Drive in macOS Sierra

Saving files to Apple's iCloud became very simple with macOS Sierra. Read our guide to find out how

Saving files to Apple's iCloud became very simple with macOS Sierra. Read our guide to find out how

22 Sep 16

How to play Deus Ex Mankind Divided on Mac

How to play Deus Ex Mankind Divided on Mac

While there’s no official news on a Mac variant of Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, we can show you how to play the game on your Mac

While there’s no official news on a Mac variant of Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, we can show you how to play the game on your Mac

16 Sep 16

 
How to use iCloud Drive on Mac, iPad & iPhone

How to use iCloud Drive on Mac, iPad & iPhone

Apple has given iCloud Drive a huge shot in the arm with macOS Sierra and iOS 10. Here's how to use iCloud Drive on Mac, iPad & iPhone, and make the most of its new features

Apple has given iCloud Drive a huge shot in the arm with macOS Sierra and iOS 10. Here's how to use iCloud Drive on Mac, iPad & iPhone, and make the most of its new features

30 Aug 16

How to learn programming with Scratch on a Mac

How to learn programming with Scratch on a Mac

Scratch is a popular animation and interactive tool used to teach programming techniques. Here's how to use Scratch to learn programming & coding on Mac

Scratch is a popular animation and interactive tool used to teach programming techniques. Here's how to use Scratch to learn programming & coding on Mac

29 Aug 16

10 beginner resources to learn programming on a Mac

10 best Mac programming resources for beginners

Learning programming on a Mac can be a real challenge. These 10 resources make learning to code much easier

Learning programming on a Mac can be a real challenge. These 10 resources make learning to code much easier

28 Aug 16

 
How to fix FaceTime audio bug

How to fix FaceTime audio bug

A FaceTime bug allows audio to be monitored after FaceTime calls are ‘ended’. Here's what to do.

A FaceTime bug allows audio to be monitored after FaceTime calls are ‘ended’. Here's what to do.

22 Jul 16

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