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How to change where Mac screenshots are saved

We explain where your Mac screenshots are stored, and how to get macOS to save them to a different location such as the pasteboard

We explain where your Mac screenshots are stored, and how to get macOS to save them to a different location such as the pasteboard

02 Oct 18

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How to rip iTunes to MP3

Need to create MP3 versions of the tracks in your digital music library? Here's how to rip iTunes to MP3

Need to create MP3 versions of the tracks in your digital music library? Here's how to rip iTunes to MP3

01 Oct 18

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How to transfer files from an Android phone to a Mac

We show how to connect an Android phone to a Mac and move photos and other files from one to the other

We show how to connect an Android phone to a Mac and move photos and other files from one to the other

11 Sep 18

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How to make Siri rap

Siri has hidden musical talents. Here's how to unlock them

Siri has hidden musical talents. Here's how to unlock them

31 Aug 18

 
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How to download photos from iCloud to Mac

Don't want to delete an iCloud photo from all your devices? Here's how to download a copy to your Mac first

Don't want to delete an iCloud photo from all your devices? Here's how to download a copy to your Mac first

29 Aug 18

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How to add apps to the Dock on Mac

Here's how to add apps to the dock, and how to move them into the best position

Here's how to add apps to the dock, and how to move them into the best position

28 Aug 18

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How to play Fortnite on Mac

Here's how to install Fortnite on your Mac, along with tips on how to get the best performance from your Mac.

Here's how to install Fortnite on your Mac, along with tips on how to get the best performance from your Mac.

13 Aug 18

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How to restart MacOS Finder

Here's what to do if you need to restart or force quit the Finder on your Mac

Here's what to do if you need to restart or force quit the Finder on your Mac

13 Aug 18

 
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How to recover deleted iPhone contacts

Accidentally deleted a contact from your iPhone? We show how to get it back

Accidentally deleted a contact from your iPhone? We show how to get it back

20 Jul 18

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How to use Time Machine to back up a Mac

Don't risk losing everything on your Mac! It's easy to back up using Apple's Time Machine. Here's how

Don't risk losing everything on your Mac! It's easy to back up using Apple's Time Machine. Here's how

17 Jul 18

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How to reset a Mac without the password

Get an old Mac up and running by performing a factory reset without the password

Get an old Mac up and running by performing a factory reset without the password

13 Jul 18

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How to Save As on Mac

We show how to get rid of the Duplicate mode on macOS apps and reinstate the Save As option

We show how to get rid of the Duplicate mode on macOS apps and reinstate the Save As option

13 Jul 18

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How to use private web browsing on Mac

Worried about your internet history being discovered? Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on Mac

Worried about your internet history being discovered? Keep your online affairs private with this guide to private browsing on Mac

19 Jun 18

 
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How to get an App Store refund

Sometimes iPhone & iPad apps don't work the way they should. Here's how to get a refund from the App Store

Sometimes iPhone & iPad apps don't work the way they should. Here's how to get a refund from the App Store

24 May 18

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What to do when Time Machine backup is full

This is what to do when it says there's not enough space for a Time Machine backup

This is what to do when it says there's not enough space for a Time Machine backup

07 May 18

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