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How to install macOS Monterey on an older Mac

Mac or MacBook too old to run the latest macOS? Maybe not! Here's how to update older Macs to Monterey using the Monterey patcher.

Mac or MacBook too old to run the latest macOS? Maybe not! Here's how to update older Macs to Monterey using the Monterey patcher.

17 Jan 22

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How to sell a Mac or MacBook

Want to sell your Mac? We explain the best place to sell it, how to find out much it's is worth, and how to get the best price.

Want to sell your Mac? We explain the best place to sell it, how to find out much it's is worth, and how to get the best price.

14 Jan 22

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How to erase a MacBook or Mac: restore to factory settings

Need to completely reset a MacBook? Want to wipe a Mac and reinstall macOS before selling? Here's how to erase an Intel or M1 Mac.

Need to completely reset a MacBook? Want to wipe a Mac and reinstall macOS before selling? Here's how to erase an Intel or M1 Mac.

14 Jan 22

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How to right-click on a Mac

Wondering how do you right click on a Mac? Here's how to right click on a trackpad, Apple mouse, Magic Mouse, or any mouse.

Wondering how do you right click on a Mac? Here's how to right click on a trackpad, Apple mouse, Magic Mouse, or any mouse.

13 Jan 22

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Where to buy a refurbished MacBook or Mac

Buying a refurbished Mac or MacBook is a great way to save money. Here are the best places to get a reconditioned Mac.

Buying a refurbished Mac or MacBook is a great way to save money. Here are the best places to get a reconditioned Mac.

07 Jan 22

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How to stop notifications on iPhone, iPad and Mac

Being annoyed by notifications? Here's how to disable notifications on your iPhone, iPad or Mac.

Being annoyed by notifications? Here's how to disable notifications on your iPhone, iPad or Mac.

29 Dec 21

 
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How to connect an external monitor to your Mac

You can add an extra display to your Mac (and in some cases three displays). Here's what you need to connect an external monitor.

You can add an extra display to your Mac (and in some cases three displays). Here's what you need to connect an external monitor.

13 Dec 21

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How to screenshot on a Mac

If you are a Mac user seeking the best way to take a screenshot, or a PC user who wants to print screen on a Mac, this is for you.

If you are a Mac user seeking the best way to take a screenshot, or a PC user who wants to print screen on a Mac, this is for you.

10 Dec 21

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How to get an Apple student discount at Apple's Education Store

Find out if you are eligible for Apple's education pricing, how much you can save, and how to buy from Apple's Education Store.

Find out if you are eligible for Apple's education pricing, how much you can save, and how to buy from Apple's Education Store.

10 Dec 21

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MacBook won't turn on? Here's how to fix it

We explain what to do if your Mac won't turn on. Find out why your MacBook isn't turning on and how to fix it, including how to force a Mac to start.

We explain what to do if your Mac won't turn on. Find out why your MacBook isn't turning on and how to fix it, including how to force a Mac to start.

10 Dec 21

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How to speed up a Mac

Wondering why your Mac is running so slow? Here are some tips to make your Mac or MacBook run faster and improve its performance.

Wondering why your Mac is running so slow? Here are some tips to make your Mac or MacBook run faster and improve its performance.

30 Nov 21

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How to free up memory (RAM) on a Mac

Is your Mac struggling and slowing down? You might need to clear the memory. Here's how to clear the RAM on your Mac.

Is your Mac struggling and slowing down? You might need to clear the memory. Here's how to clear the RAM on your Mac.

30 Nov 21

 
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How to download Netflix, Amazon and Disney+ on a Mac

You can download shows to your iPad and iPhone, but not your Mac. So what do you do if you want to watch when your Mac's offline?

You can download shows to your iPad and iPhone, but not your Mac. So what do you do if you want to watch when your Mac's offline?

15 Nov 21

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How to reinstall macOS

Here's how to restore a Mac by reinstalling macOS via the internet using macOS Utilities and Recovery mode

Here's how to restore a Mac by reinstalling macOS via the internet using macOS Utilities and Recovery mode

15 Nov 21

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macOS Monterey won't install: Fixes

Can't update your Mac? Wondering why won't my Mac update? Here's what to do if your Monterey or other macOS update is stuck or an error occurs when installing.

Can't update your Mac? Wondering why won't my Mac update? Here's what to do if your Monterey or other macOS update is stuck or an error occurs when installing.

04 Nov 21

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Which Mac processor? Apple processor comparison: M1 vs Intel

Find out the difference between Apple's M1, M1 Pro, M1 Max, and Intel's processor used in Macs, including i5 vs i7, i3 vs i5.

Find out the difference between Apple's M1, M1 Pro, M1 Max, and Intel's processor used in Macs, including i5 vs i7, i3 vs i5.

01 Nov 21

 
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How to clean install macOS on your Mac

Speed up your Mac and rid it of problems by reformatting it before doing a clean install of macOS Monterey, Big Sur or any macOS.

Speed up your Mac and rid it of problems by reformatting it before doing a clean install of macOS Monterey, Big Sur or any macOS.

25 Oct 21

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How to update macOS: Update to Monterey

We run through how to update to macOS Monterey from any macOS. Plus how to update High Sierra, Catalina, Big Sur and more.

We run through how to update to macOS Monterey from any macOS. Plus how to update High Sierra, Catalina, Big Sur and more.

25 Oct 21

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