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Why is my Mac fan so loud? How to fix an overheating Mac

Here's how to fix a noisy MacBook fan, how to stop the fan kicking in, and how to cool down your Mac and stop it overheating

Here's how to fix a noisy MacBook fan, how to stop the fan kicking in, and how to cool down your Mac and stop it overheating

04 Sep 20

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How to install macOS Big Sur or Catalina on an older Mac or MacBook

Think your Mac or MacBook is too old to run the latest macOS? Think again! Here's how to install Catalina or Big Sur on older Macs

Think your Mac or MacBook is too old to run the latest macOS? Think again! Here's how to install Catalina or Big Sur on older Macs

27 Aug 20

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How to delete Other storage on the Mac

Running out of space on your Mac and wondering if you can delete lots of GB from Other storage? We have the answer

Running out of space on your Mac and wondering if you can delete lots of GB from Other storage? We have the answer

14 Aug 20

 
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How much RAM is in my Mac and do I need more?

If your Mac isn't running well you may be wondering if you need more RAM - here's how to find out how much RAM you have & what you need to make it faster

If your Mac isn't running well you may be wondering if you need more RAM - here's how to find out how much RAM you have & what you need to make it faster

10 Aug 20

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How to use an iPhone as a Mac webcam

Don't like the quality of the webcam on your Mac? Use your iPhone's camera instead

Don't like the quality of the webcam on your Mac? Use your iPhone's camera instead

30 Jul 20

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How to check your mouse DPI on Mac

See how sensitive the sensor in your mouse is by checking its DPI

See how sensitive the sensor in your mouse is by checking its DPI

16 Jul 20

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How to clean install macOS Catalina and older versions

Speed up your Mac and rid it of problems by reformatting it before doing a clean install of macOS Catalina or another version

Speed up your Mac and rid it of problems by reformatting it before doing a clean install of macOS Catalina or another version

15 Jul 20

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How to reinstall macOS using Recovery Mode

Here's how to use Apple's Recovery mode to reinstall macOS over the internet - this is also an easy way to do a clean install

Here's how to use Apple's Recovery mode to reinstall macOS over the internet - this is also an easy way to do a clean install

15 Jul 20

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What Mac processor do I need?

The difference between i3, i5, i7 & i9, what Turbo Boost is, the latest Intel processor and whether to wait for Apple Silicon

The difference between i3, i5, i7 & i9, what Turbo Boost is, the latest Intel processor and whether to wait for Apple Silicon

14 Jul 20

 
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How to translate webpages on Mac, iPhone and iPad

Soon Safari will automatically translate webpages on iPhone, iPad and Mac, but there are various tools to translate websites now

Soon Safari will automatically translate webpages on iPhone, iPad and Mac, but there are various tools to translate websites now

09 Jul 20

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What Mac do I have?

Here's how to tell what kind of Mac or MacBook you have, including how old it is and how to find your Mac's model number

Here's how to tell what kind of Mac or MacBook you have, including how old it is and how to find your Mac's model number

07 Jul 20

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Can Macs get ransomware and how to stop a ransomware attack

Worried about Ransomware? We run through examples of Mac Ransomware, what to do if you are affected, and how to protect your Mac

Worried about Ransomware? We run through examples of Mac Ransomware, what to do if you are affected, and how to protect your Mac

23 Jun 20

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How to update the SSD in a Mac Pro

Upgrading the SSD in the new Mac Pro is quite complex, not least because you have to reload the firmware for the T2 chip

Upgrading the SSD in the new Mac Pro is quite complex, not least because you have to reload the firmware for the T2 chip

22 Jun 20

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Essential Mac keyboard shortcuts and key combinations

We run through the various key combinations using Alt/Option, Control, Command, Fn and other keys on your Mac keyboard

We run through the various key combinations using Alt/Option, Control, Command, Fn and other keys on your Mac keyboard

01 May 20

 
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