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How to install MacOS High Sierra on an older Mac

How to install MacOS High Sierra on an older Mac

Think your pre-2009 Mac is too old to run macOS High Sierra? Think again! Here's how to install macOS High Sierra on older Macs

Think your pre-2009 Mac is too old to run macOS High Sierra? Think again! Here's how to install macOS High Sierra on older Macs

04 Dec 17

How to use Disk Utility on a Mac

How to use Disk Utility on a Mac

Disk Utility and its First Aid feature can check if a disk is damaged and repair it, create a disk image, partition a disk, and more...

Disk Utility and its First Aid feature can check if a disk is damaged and repair it, create a disk image, partition a disk, and more...

28 Nov 17

How to fix autocorrect errors on iPhone, iPad & Mac

How to fix autocorrect errors on iPhone, iPad & Mac

Our guide to text replacement and spelling correction on Mac and iOS will speed up your typing with built-in tools and utilities

Our guide to text replacement and spelling correction on Mac and iOS will speed up your typing with built-in tools and utilities

28 Nov 17

Which Mac do I have?

Which Mac do I have?

Here's how to tell how old a Mac is, its model number and what type of MacBook or Mac you have

Here's how to tell how old a Mac is, its model number and what type of MacBook or Mac you have

20 Nov 17

 
How to play PC games on a Mac

How to play PC games on a Mac

You have the right to remain a gamer. Here's how to run your favourite Windows games on a Mac.

You have the right to remain a gamer. Here's how to run your favourite Windows games on a Mac.

08 Nov 17

How to use emoji on Mac

How to use emoji on Mac

Jazz up your articles, social posts and messages by using emoji on your Mac

Jazz up your articles, social posts and messages by using emoji on your Mac

25 Oct 17

How to surf the web on Apple TV

How to surf the web on Apple TV

Here is how to browse the internet and watch web services on your Apple TV

Here is how to browse the internet and watch web services on your Apple TV

25 Oct 17

How to block ads on Mac

How to block ads on Mac

We show how to block online adverts on your Mac, in Safari and Chrome

We show how to block online adverts on your Mac, in Safari and Chrome

23 Oct 17

How to use the Touch Bar on the MacBook Pro

How to use the Touch Bar on the MacBook Pro

Find out what you can do with the Touch Bar on the MacBook Pro, including how to use and customise it to speed up and simplify common tasks

Find out what you can do with the Touch Bar on the MacBook Pro, including how to use and customise it to speed up and simplify common tasks

03 Oct 17

How to turn an iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot

How to turn an iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

02 Oct 17

 
How to stop autoplay video in Safari & Chrome on Mac

How to stop autoplay video in Safari & Chrome on Mac

Annoyed by autoplaying videos online? Here's how to block them in Safari and Chrome on your Mac, and on Facebook

Annoyed by autoplaying videos online? Here's how to block them in Safari and Chrome on your Mac, and on Facebook

21 Sep 17

How to use your iPad for work

How to use your iPad for work

How you can effectively use your iPad (not Pro!) to get work done

How you can effectively use your iPad (not Pro!) to get work done

01 Sep 17

How to use MacBook trackpad gestures

How to use MacBook trackpad gestures

It's far easier to use a MacBook productively if you take the time to learn a few trackpad gestures. Here are the essentials

It's far easier to use a MacBook productively if you take the time to learn a few trackpad gestures. Here are the essentials

31 Aug 17

How to free up space on a Mac

How to free up space on a Mac

Ways to free up hard drive space on a Mac instead of buying an external hard drive

Ways to free up hard drive space on a Mac instead of buying an external hard drive

29 Aug 17

 
How to find a Mac's serial number

How to find a Mac's serial number

We explain how to find a Mac's serial number, even if it's refusing to turn on (and you've lost the packaging)

We explain how to find a Mac's serial number, even if it's refusing to turn on (and you've lost the packaging)

23 Aug 17

How to rip a DVD or Blu-ray Disc to Mac

How to rip a DVD or Blu-ray Disc to Mac

Here's how to rip films and TV shows on DVD or Blu-ray Disc on to your Mac

Here's how to rip films and TV shows on DVD or Blu-ray Disc on to your Mac

22 Aug 17

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