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How to find a lost file in Mac OS X

Lost a vital file in Mac OS X? This guide to finding missing files will help you locate it

Lost a vital file in Mac OS X? This guide to finding missing files will help you locate it

27 May 15

How to get Continuity working on older Mac

Get Continuity on an unsupported Mac

Older Macs don't get access to the Continuity features in Mac OS X Yosemite - but it is possible to get Handoff, AirDrop and other features working with a little effort

Older Macs don't get access to the Continuity features in Mac OS X Yosemite - but it is possible to get Handoff, AirDrop and other features working with a little effort

16 Feb 15

Target Display Mode

Use an old iMac as the monitor for another Mac

Don't let an old iMac go to waste. Its monitor makes a great display for a new MacBook or even a second display for a new Mac

Don't let an old iMac go to waste. Its monitor makes a great display for a new MacBook or even a second display for a new Mac

29 Jan 15

 
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Manage Macs on a Windows-based network

Using a Mac at work amongst a hoard of unfriendly Windows PCs? Here’s how to make everything play nicely

Using a Mac at work amongst a hoard of unfriendly Windows PCs? Here’s how to make everything play nicely

19 Jan 15

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Fix an overheating MacBook

Don't panic. If your MacBook is overheating this article will help you keep it cool

Don't panic. If your MacBook is overheating this article will help you keep it cool

02 Jan 15

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How to upgrade the processor in your Mac

We explore one of the hardest upgrades you can do to your Mac - upgrading the processor

We explore one of the hardest upgrades you can do to your Mac - upgrading the processor

18 Dec 14

 
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How to enable cookies on a Mac

We show you how to enable cookies on a Mac for Safari, Firefox and Google Chrome users

We show you how to enable cookies on a Mac for Safari, Firefox and Google Chrome users

05 Aug 13

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How to set up a Time Capsule

Backup your Mac with a Time Capsule and Time Machine

Backup your Mac with a Time Capsule and Time Machine

22 May 13

 
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How to disable Java on your Mac

With the news that some Apple, Facebook, and Twitter employees' Macs were hacked, and Apple and Oracle's subsequent software patches, it's time to revisit the question of whether Java can be used securel

With the news that some Apple, Facebook, and Twitter employees' Macs were hacked, and Apple and Oracle's subsequent software patches, it's time to revisit the question of whether Java can be used securel

22 Feb 13

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How to recover data from a dead Mac

If your Mac has failed, here's how to recover those files you need

If your Mac has failed, here's how to recover those files you need

23 Dec 12

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