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How to turn off Rootless (SIP, or System Integrity Protection) in OS X

System Integrity Protection (rootless) is a Mac security feature that stops you changing root-level files, and it can stop some programs working. Here's how to disable it

System Integrity Protection (rootless) is a Mac security feature that stops you changing root-level files, and it can stop some programs working. Here's how to disable it

22 Jun 16

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Why has Apple Music deleted all my files?

What to do if you have Apple Music, and it's deleted some of your files? Let's see how to recover your original iTunes Music

What to do if you have Apple Music, and it's deleted some of your files? Let's see how to recover your original iTunes Music

07 Jun 16

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How to learn JavaScript coding on a Mac

Discover how to use the JavaScript scripting language on your Apple Mac, with our simple tutorials and recommended online courses

Discover how to use the JavaScript scripting language on your Apple Mac, with our simple tutorials and recommended online courses

03 Jun 16

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Learn to code using the C programming language on your Mac

Mastering the C programming language is a great skill, and Mac OS X makes it easy to learn. Here's how to get started

Mastering the C programming language is a great skill, and Mac OS X makes it easy to learn. Here's how to get started

26 May 16

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How to change your Mac's Bluetooth name

The option to change your Mac's Bluetooth name is hidden in an unexpected place. Here's how to pick a new Bluetooth identity

The option to change your Mac's Bluetooth name is hidden in an unexpected place. Here's how to pick a new Bluetooth identity

19 May 16

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How to test for bad or faulty RAM on a Mac

Worried that your Mac's RAM is malfunctioning? Here are giveaway symptoms and reliable tests that let you check its performance

Worried that your Mac's RAM is malfunctioning? Here are giveaway symptoms and reliable tests that let you check its performance

17 May 16

 
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How to hack into a Mac and change the password

Forgotten your Mac password? Don't despair. It's pretty easy to sneakily reset the password - here's how

Forgotten your Mac password? Don't despair. It's pretty easy to sneakily reset the password - here's how

17 May 16

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How to unlock Mac with iCloud

Having the ability to setup your Mac so that it can be unlocked through your iCloud password is always helpful. Here's how to.

Having the ability to setup your Mac so that it can be unlocked through your iCloud password is always helpful. Here's how to.

03 May 16

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How to learn HTML, CSS and web design on your Mac

Learning how to build a website is a vital skill in the modern age, and it's easy to learn HTML and CSS in Mac OS X. Here's how

Learning how to build a website is a vital skill in the modern age, and it's easy to learn HTML and CSS in Mac OS X. Here's how

02 May 16

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How to lock a Mac

Locking your Mac will provide you with more security from those wanting to snoop on your personal data. Here's our guide.

Locking your Mac will provide you with more security from those wanting to snoop on your personal data. Here's our guide.

25 Apr 16

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How to set up and use a Raspberry Pi 3 with a Mac

Setting up the new Raspberry Pi 3 is easy in Mac OS X. Here's how to use the Raspberry Pi 3 with your Mac

Setting up the new Raspberry Pi 3 is easy in Mac OS X. Here's how to use the Raspberry Pi 3 with your Mac

12 Apr 16

 
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How to restore files from a Windows backup on a Mac

Migrating from Windows to Mac can be difficult, but if you have a Windows backup, you can make the process a lot easier.

Migrating from Windows to Mac can be difficult, but if you have a Windows backup, you can make the process a lot easier.

01 Apr 16

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How to get Safari developer preview

The new developer version of Safari is out and everyone can download it, here's how.

The new developer version of Safari is out and everyone can download it, here's how.

31 Mar 16

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Learn how to code in Java on a Mac

Java is the hottest programming language to learn right now. Here's how to set up Java and start learning it on your Mac

Java is the hottest programming language to learn right now. Here's how to set up Java and start learning it on your Mac

28 Mar 16

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How to clean an iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple Watch screen (safely)

Let's clean that screen. Get your Apple device - whether iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple Watch - to sparkle and shine like it's fresh out of the box

Let's clean that screen. Get your Apple device - whether iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple Watch - to sparkle and shine like it's fresh out of the box

15 Mar 16

 
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How to speed up a slow Mac

Mac running too slow? Here are some great performance tips & free software to make Mac OS X run faster

Mac running too slow? Here are some great performance tips & free software to make Mac OS X run faster

01 Mar 16

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Best Powerline adapters of 2016

Looking for an Internet connection where your Wi-Fi won't reach? Look towards a Powerline adaptor.

Looking for an Internet connection where your Wi-Fi won't reach? Look towards a Powerline adaptor.

10 Feb 16

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