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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 a PS4 or Xbox One controller on Mac

Connect a PS4 DualShock 4 or Xbox One controller to your Mac and play games using high-end controllers

Connect a PS4 DualShock 4 or Xbox One controller to your Mac and play games using high-end controllers

05 Dec 18

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How to uninstall apps on Mac

Struggling to get rid of unwanted Mac software? Here's how to remove, delete or uninstall Mac apps and programs

Struggling to get rid of unwanted Mac software? Here's how to remove, delete or uninstall Mac apps and programs

05 Dec 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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How to share WiFi from Mac

You can turn your Mac into a WiFi Hotspot and share your internet connection to your iPhone! Here's how to share WiFi from Mac to iPhone

You can turn your Mac into a WiFi Hotspot and share your internet connection to your iPhone! Here's how to share WiFi from Mac to iPhone

28 Nov 18

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How to download Netflix on a Mac

Want to watch your favourite movies offline? Our guide shows how to download Netflix videos on a Mac

Want to watch your favourite movies offline? Our guide shows how to download Netflix videos on a Mac

27 Nov 18

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How to Force Quit on Mac

Here's how to close programs that are frozen on your Mac using the macOS equivalent of Ctrl-Alt-Delete

Here's how to close programs that are frozen on your Mac using the macOS equivalent of Ctrl-Alt-Delete

27 Nov 18

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How to install Windows on a Mac

We demonstrate four simple methods to install Windows on a Mac, using Boot Camp, VMware, Parallels and VirtualBox

We demonstrate four simple methods to install Windows on a Mac, using Boot Camp, VMware, Parallels and VirtualBox

20 Nov 18

 
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How to back up a Mac

You know you should back up your Mac! Here are the five best data backup methods

You know you should back up your Mac! Here are the five best data backup methods

23 Oct 18

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How to clean install macOS

Want to clean install macOS on your Mac? Here's how to download and install a fresh copy

Want to clean install macOS on your Mac? Here's how to download and install a fresh copy

05 Oct 18

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How to use Dark Mode on Mac

Here's how to turn on Dark Mode in Mojave, and how to get Dark Mode on a Mac if you haven't got Mojave yet

Here's how to turn on Dark Mode in Mojave, and how to get Dark Mode on a Mac if you haven't got Mojave yet

03 Oct 18

 
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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 Fix A Mac Stuck Installing A macOS Update

Mac got stuck in the middle of a macOS update? Do you keep Here's what to do if you have installation problems while updating your Mac

Mac got stuck in the middle of a macOS update? Do you keep Here's what to do if you have installation problems while updating your Mac

01 Oct 18

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