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How to use Dark Mode on Mac

Here's how to turn on Dark Mode in macOS, and how to get Dark Mode on a Mac if you haven't got Mojave or Catalina yet

Here's how to turn on Dark Mode in macOS, and how to get Dark Mode on a Mac if you haven't got Mojave or Catalina yet

12 Feb 20

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How to save MacBook battery life

If your MacBook is running out of battery too quickly follow these steps to improve battery life

If your MacBook is running out of battery too quickly follow these steps to improve battery life

12 Feb 20

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How to turn off a MacBook's keyboard backlight

Enter stealth mode when typing on your MacBook by using these tips to turn off the keyboard backlight

Enter stealth mode when typing on your MacBook by using these tips to turn off the keyboard backlight

07 Feb 20

 
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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.

07 Feb 20

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How to improve Wi-Fi signal

Here's how to extend the range of your Wi-Fi and improve internet speed

Here's how to extend the range of your Wi-Fi and improve internet speed

07 Feb 20

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How to factory reset a Mac or MacBook

We explain how to completely wipe all personal data from a Mac if it's misbehaving or you're selling it on, including the new Catalina method

We explain how to completely wipe all personal data from a Mac if it's misbehaving or you're selling it on, including the new Catalina method

27 Jan 20

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How to find & delete duplicate files on Mac

We show how to clear valuable space by finding and deleting duplicate files which could be slowing down your Mac

We show how to clear valuable space by finding and deleting duplicate files which could be slowing down your Mac

22 Jan 20

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How to install Windows on Mac

Get Windows up and running on your Mac, using Boot Camp, VMware, Parallels and VirtualBox

Get Windows up and running on your Mac, using Boot Camp, VMware, Parallels and VirtualBox

21 Jan 20

 
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How to set up an iPhone hotspot

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

15 Jan 20

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How to share Wi-Fi from Mac

You can turn your Mac into a Wi-Fi Hotspot and share your internet connection

You can turn your Mac into a Wi-Fi Hotspot and share your internet connection

10 Jan 20

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How to right-click on a Mac

Enter new contextual menus on your Mac with a trackpad, magic mouse, or any mouse for that matter

Enter new contextual menus on your Mac with a trackpad, magic mouse, or any mouse for that matter

08 Jan 20

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How to use a second screen with a Mac

It's possible to connect an additional display to your Mac, but finding the right adapter can be tricky. Here's our advice

It's possible to connect an additional display to your Mac, but finding the right adapter can be tricky. Here's our advice

07 Jan 20

 
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How to edit a PDF on Mac

It's quick and easy to add text, signatures and annotations to PDFs on your Mac. And it needn't cost a penny.

It's quick and easy to add text, signatures and annotations to PDFs on your Mac. And it needn't cost a penny.

07 Jan 20

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How to get text messages on your Mac

It's easy to send and receive text messages on your Mac - including texts from friends who don't have iPhones

It's easy to send and receive text messages on your Mac - including texts from friends who don't have iPhones

06 Jan 20

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