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How to buy a refurbished Mac

Should you buy a refurbished Mac or MacBook, and if so should you buy it from Apple or elsewhere?

Should you buy a refurbished Mac or MacBook, and if so should you buy it from Apple or elsewhere?

25 Apr 19

Right click on a Mac

How to right-click on a Mac

How to set up right-clicking on an Apple trackpad or mouse

How to set up right-clicking on an Apple trackpad or mouse

24 Apr 19

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How to watch Now TV on a Mac

Now TV requires its own software to watch from your Mac - here's how to get hold of it

Now TV requires its own software to watch from your Mac - here's how to get hold of it

12 Apr 19

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How to get WhatsApp on Mac

It turns out there are a couple of ways to access your WhatsApp messages from your iPhone, on your Mac

It turns out there are a couple of ways to access your WhatsApp messages from your iPhone, on your Mac

12 Apr 19

 
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How to watch Apple TV on a Mac

Wondering where the Apple TV app is on your Mac or how you can stream content from your iPhone or iPad to a Mac?

Wondering where the Apple TV app is on your Mac or how you can stream content from your iPhone or iPad to a Mac?

02 Apr 19

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How to use the Apple Education Store

Students, teachers and lecturers can buy cheap Macs from the Apple Store for Education. Here's how to get Apple student discount

Students, teachers and lecturers can buy cheap Macs from the Apple Store for Education. Here's how to get Apple student discount

29 Mar 19

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How to Uninstall Mac Apps

Struggling to get rid of unwanted Mac software? Here's how to delete Mac software for good

Struggling to get rid of unwanted Mac software? Here's how to delete Mac software for good

28 Mar 19

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How to Reset a Mac

We explain how to wipe a Mac if it is misbehaving or you're selling it on

We explain how to wipe a Mac if it is misbehaving or you're selling it on

28 Mar 19

 
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How to screenshot on a Mac

We explain how to capture your Mac's screen and edit the resulting screenshot

We explain how to capture your Mac's screen and edit the resulting screenshot

28 Mar 19

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How to use a Mac keyboard with a Windows PC

Want to use your existing Apple keyboard with a Windows PC? Here's how to get started

Want to use your existing Apple keyboard with a Windows PC? Here's how to get started

15 Mar 19

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Is iCloud down?

A few quick ways to see if any iCloud problems are due to your device or the service itself

A few quick ways to see if any iCloud problems are due to your device or the service itself

14 Mar 19

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How to speed up a slow Mac

Mac running too slow? Here are some performance tips to make your Mac run faster

Mac running too slow? Here are some performance tips to make your Mac run faster

13 Mar 19

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How to free up memory (RAM) on a Mac

Is your Mac struggling? Here's how to clear the RAM on your Mac to speed things up.

Is your Mac struggling? Here's how to clear the RAM on your Mac to speed things up.

13 Mar 19

 
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How to fix AirDrop problems

Find out what might stop AirDrop working and how you can solve the problem

Find out what might stop AirDrop working and how you can solve the problem

05 Mar 19

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How to AirDrop on Mac, iPhone and iPad

AirDrop is a simple way to share things between iPhones and Macs. Here's how to use it, and what to do when it won't work

AirDrop is a simple way to share things between iPhones and Macs. Here's how to use it, and what to do when it won't work

04 Mar 19

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Apple recalls wall plugs over safety fears, find out if you are affected

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