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How to play PC games on a Mac

You have the right to remain a gamer. Here's how to run your favourite Windows games on a Mac.

You have the right to remain a gamer. Here's how to run your favourite Windows games on a Mac.

06 Feb 19

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How to use Mac Recovery Mode

Recovery HD is a useful tool that the majority of Mac users will never need to use, until the unthinkable happens!

Recovery HD is a useful tool that the majority of Mac users will never need to use, until the unthinkable happens!

06 Feb 19

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How to turn off Find My iPhone

Turn off Find My iPhone if you are selling, have obtained a second-hand model, or don't want to be tracked

Turn off Find My iPhone if you are selling, have obtained a second-hand model, or don't want to be tracked

28 Jan 19

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How to post to Instagram from a Mac

Discover how to upload photos and videos to Instagram via your Mac

Discover how to upload photos and videos to Instagram via your Mac

23 Jan 19

 
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How to change a Mac username

Give your Mac a new name so you can easily recognise it on a network

Give your Mac a new name so you can easily recognise it on a network

07 Jan 19

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How to change your Mac username

Want to change the username on your Mac? Here's how to change a Mac user name and the associated Home directory name

Want to change the username on your Mac? Here's how to change a Mac user name and the associated Home directory name

13 Dec 18

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How to stop Mac asking before deleting

Fed up with the Finder asking is you are sure you want to delete? Here's how to bypass extra steps in the delete process

Fed up with the Finder asking is you are sure you want to delete? Here's how to bypass extra steps in the delete process

12 Dec 18

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How to resize images on a Mac

Resize images, adjust the dimensions or make them smaller using software that comes with your Mac

Resize images, adjust the dimensions or make them smaller using software that comes with your Mac

11 Dec 18

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How to use iCloud

What is iCloud, and what does it do? We explain how to set up and use Apple's iCloud services

What is iCloud, and what does it do? We explain how to set up and use Apple's iCloud services

07 Dec 18

 
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How to set up iCloud

Looking to get started with iCloud? We explain how to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Mac or even Windows PC

Looking to get started with iCloud? We explain how to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Mac or even Windows PC

07 Dec 18

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How to recover deleted files on a Mac

Clicked 'delete' and instantly regretted it? Don't worry. Our tutorial explains how to recover deleted files, emails, notes and iTunes tracks on your Mac.

Clicked 'delete' and instantly regretted it? Don't worry. Our tutorial explains how to recover deleted files, emails, notes and iTunes tracks on your Mac.

05 Dec 18

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How to edit PDFs on Mac

It's quick and easy to add text, signatures and annotations to PDFs on your Mac. And it needn't cost a penny.

It's quick and easy to add text, signatures and annotations to PDFs on your Mac. And it needn't cost a penny.

05 Dec 18

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How to use Steam on Mac

Struggling to find great games on the Mac App Store? Here's how to use the Steam platform on macOS

Struggling to find great games on the Mac App Store? Here's how to use the Steam platform on macOS

04 Dec 18

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How to permanently delete your Instagram account

Decided you don't want to be on Instagram any more? Here's how to delete your account permanently

Decided you don't want to be on Instagram any more? Here's how to delete your account permanently

30 Nov 18

 
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How to do a hashtag on Mac

Can't find the hashtag key on your Mac keyboard? That's because there isn't one! Here's the solution

Can't find the hashtag key on your Mac keyboard? That's because there isn't one! Here's the solution

29 Nov 18

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How to copy and paste on Mac

Move text, images and other objects from one document, app or even device to another, with our guide to copying and pasting on Mac

Move text, images and other objects from one document, app or even device to another, with our guide to copying and pasting on Mac

29 Nov 18

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