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How to get an Apple student discount

Find out if you qualify for Apple's Education Pricing, how much you can save, and how to buy from Apple's Education Store

Find out if you qualify for Apple's Education Pricing, how much you can save, and how to buy from Apple's Education Store

17 Jun 21

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How to save space by moving photos from a Mac to iCloud

Here's how to upload photos from your Mac to iCloud so that you can save space on your Mac and not lose your valuable photos!

Here's how to upload photos from your Mac to iCloud so that you can save space on your Mac and not lose your valuable photos!

03 Jun 21

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How to use iCloud to back up your Mac

Hoping to back up your Mac to iCloud? Time Machine doesn't work with iCloud, but you can use the service to store files safely.

Hoping to back up your Mac to iCloud? Time Machine doesn't work with iCloud, but you can use the service to store files safely.

14 May 21

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You can already save money on a new 24in iMac!

UK reseller KRCS has knocked £82 off the price of the new M1 24in iMac - you can also trade-in old products to save even more.

UK reseller KRCS has knocked £82 off the price of the new M1 24in iMac - you can also trade-in old products to save even more.

05 May 21

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How to get the Hello screensaver on your Mac

There's a 'Hello' screen saver coming in macOS 11.3, but you can get it now, although getting it to work on older Macs is tricky.

There's a 'Hello' screen saver coming in macOS 11.3, but you can get it now, although getting it to work on older Macs is tricky.

28 Apr 21

 
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How to watch Apple's Spring Loaded event today

Apple's launching new products on 20 April at 6pm UK time (10am PDT). You can watch the Apple April 20 event here live

Apple's launching new products on 20 April at 6pm UK time (10am PDT). You can watch the Apple April 20 event here live

20 Apr 21

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How to run Windows 10 on a Mac for free

Here's how to get Windows 10 for free and install it via Boot Camp, Virtual Box or VMware without paying a penny.

Here's how to get Windows 10 for free and install it via Boot Camp, Virtual Box or VMware without paying a penny.

15 Apr 21

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How to install Windows on Mac

Everything you need to know about how to get windows on Mac including differences between using Boot Camp, VMware and Parallels.

Everything you need to know about how to get windows on Mac including differences between using Boot Camp, VMware and Parallels.

15 Apr 21

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How to copy and paste on Mac

Guide to cut & paste on Mac including: how to paste without formatting, paste between devices, and how to see Mac clipboard history.

Guide to cut & paste on Mac including: how to paste without formatting, paste between devices, and how to see Mac clipboard history.

14 Apr 21

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How to install apps on your Mac

We examine the different ways to install Mac apps from the Mac App Store or the internet, and what to do when apps won't install.

We examine the different ways to install Mac apps from the Mac App Store or the internet, and what to do when apps won't install.

25 Mar 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.

25 Mar 21

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How to delete System on Mac

Wondering what's taking up space in System on your Mac? You can reclaim storage space by removing items from System on macOS

Wondering what's taking up space in System on your Mac? You can reclaim storage space by removing items from System on macOS

19 Mar 21

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Where is the Command key?

The Command key (Apple key or Cmd key) gets a lot of use. Here's where it is on Mac & PC keyboards, and what you can do with it.

The Command key (Apple key or Cmd key) gets a lot of use. Here's where it is on Mac & PC keyboards, and what you can do with it.

17 Mar 21

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How to free up space on Mac

Find out what's taking up space on your Mac and learn the best ways to clear disk space and manage the storage on your Mac

Find out what's taking up space on your Mac and learn the best ways to clear disk space and manage the storage on your Mac

16 Mar 21

 
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How to turn a Mac's screen off

Want to turn off the display but not the Mac while mirroring to a TV or monitor? Don't want your Mac to sleep? Here's what to do:

Want to turn off the display but not the Mac while mirroring to a TV or monitor? Don't want your Mac to sleep? Here's what to do:

11 Mar 21

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How to screenshot on a Mac

This is for you if you are a PC user wanting to print screen on a Mac, or a Mac user looking for the best way to take a screenshot.

This is for you if you are a PC user wanting to print screen on a Mac, or a Mac user looking for the best way to take a screenshot.

11 Mar 21

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