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How to view all open apps on a Mac

Want to see all the applications you've currently got running on your Mac? You've come to the right place

Want to see all the applications you've currently got running on your Mac? You've come to the right place

25 Apr 18

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How to zip files on Mac

Save space on Mac by compressing pictures, videos and folders into smaller zip files, which you can also protect with a password

Save space on Mac by compressing pictures, videos and folders into smaller zip files, which you can also protect with a password

25 Apr 18

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How to delete web browsing history on Mac

Safeguard your privacy with our guide to clearing your Mac's web browser history, covering Safari, Chrome, Firefox & Opera

Safeguard your privacy with our guide to clearing your Mac's web browser history, covering Safari, Chrome, Firefox & Opera

16 Apr 18

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How to change the admin password on a Mac

Here's how to change the admin password on your Mac if you've forgotten it and can't make system changes

Here's how to change the admin password on your Mac if you've forgotten it and can't make system changes

16 Apr 18

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How to improve WiFi signal

Advice for improving your WiFi range and wireless internet speed

Advice for improving your WiFi range and wireless internet speed

13 Apr 18

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How to open a .docx Word file on Mac, iPad or iPhone

Want to collaborate with PC-based colleagues? Here's how to open, edit, save and export .docx Word files on Mac, iPad or iPhone

Want to collaborate with PC-based colleagues? Here's how to open, edit, save and export .docx Word files on Mac, iPad or iPhone

11 Apr 18

 
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How to block websites on a Mac

Make sure the kids aren't looking at porn, and your employees aren't reading Facebook: block unwanted sites on a Mac

Make sure the kids aren't looking at porn, and your employees aren't reading Facebook: block unwanted sites on a Mac

27 Mar 18

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How to delete your Facebook account

Had enough of Facebook? This feature shows how to completely and quickly delete your entire Facebook account forever

Had enough of Facebook? This feature shows how to completely and quickly delete your entire Facebook account forever

20 Mar 18

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How to stop Mac startup sounds

Here's how to stop your Mac making a sound when you turn it on

Here's how to stop your Mac making a sound when you turn it on

13 Mar 18

 
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How to customise a Mac desktop

Take control of your Mac's look and feel with these tips to customise the macOS desktop, windows and interface

Take control of your Mac's look and feel with these tips to customise the macOS desktop, windows and interface

09 Mar 18

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How to play Xbox One games on Mac

Here's how you can stream the latest Xbox One games to your Mac, completely cable-free.

Here's how you can stream the latest Xbox One games to your Mac, completely cable-free.

08 Mar 18

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What is a good password?

Learn how to choose a strong, secure password, and manage passwords on your Mac more effectively

Learn how to choose a strong, secure password, and manage passwords on your Mac more effectively

04 Mar 18

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How to write apps with Swift 3

All you need to know about writing apps with Apple's Swift 3 developer language, and why you should you learn to program in Swift

All you need to know about writing apps with Apple's Swift 3 developer language, and why you should you learn to program in Swift

01 Mar 18

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How to set up 2FA (two-factor authentication) on iPhone, iPad, Mac

Two-factor authentication adds another security layer that your Apple ID and password alone can't match. Here's how to set up 2FA

Two-factor authentication adds another security layer that your Apple ID and password alone can't match. Here's how to set up 2FA

23 Feb 18

 
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How to do a word count in TextEdit on Mac

We show how to add a word-count function to TextEdit, Apple's simple text editor program for the Mac

We show how to add a word-count function to TextEdit, Apple's simple text editor program for the Mac

23 Feb 18

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How to use Safari on a Mac

We've packed this article full of tips for using Safari on the Mac, read on to learn how to use Safari like a pro

We've packed this article full of tips for using Safari on the Mac, read on to learn how to use Safari like a pro

01 Feb 18

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