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How to connect a Mac to a TV

It's possible to connect your Mac or MacBook to your TV, we show you how and recomend the best adaptors

It's possible to connect your Mac or MacBook to your TV, we show you how and recomend the best adaptors

31 Oct 19

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How To Fix A Mac Stuck Installing a macOS Update

Mac got stuck in the middle of a macOS update? Do you keep Here's what to do if you have installation problems while updating your Mac

Mac got stuck in the middle of a macOS update? Do you keep Here's what to do if you have installation problems while updating your Mac

08 Oct 19

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How to clear Safari's cache and cookies on Mac

For peace of mind and a better Mac browsing experience you can clear your Safari cookies and cache. Here's how:

For peace of mind and a better Mac browsing experience you can clear your Safari cookies and cache. Here's how:

04 Oct 19

 
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How to screenshot on a Mac

We explain how to capture your Mac's screen and edit the resulting screenshot

We explain how to capture your Mac's screen and edit the resulting screenshot

04 Oct 19

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How to sell a Mac

Step by step guide to selling your Mac and getting the best for it

Step by step guide to selling your Mac and getting the best for it

27 Aug 19

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How to fix a Mac

The Mac is popular among consumers because ‘it just works’. But what should you do when something on your Mac does go wrong?

The Mac is popular among consumers because ‘it just works’. But what should you do when something on your Mac does go wrong?

09 Aug 19

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How to upgrade a Mac

Want to upgrade the components in an older Mac and get it running like a dream? Our Mac upgrades megaguide shows you how

Want to upgrade the components in an older Mac and get it running like a dream? Our Mac upgrades megaguide shows you how

08 Aug 19

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How to set up Family Sharing on iPad, iPhone & Mac

We show how to set up Family Sharing on iPad, iPhone or Mac and share apps, music, films and location data with family and friends

We show how to set up Family Sharing on iPad, iPhone or Mac and share apps, music, films and location data with family and friends

05 Aug 19

 
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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

01 Aug 19

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How to use your iPad for work

We explain how to effectively use your iPad to get work done - and it doesn't even need to be a Pro model

We explain how to effectively use your iPad to get work done - and it doesn't even need to be a Pro model

24 Jul 19

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How to play high-res audio on iPhone

Looking for the best sound quality on your iDevice? Here's how to play high-res audio on your iPhone

Looking for the best sound quality on your iDevice? Here's how to play high-res audio on your iPhone

23 Jul 19

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How to download audio on a Mac

How to download audio or music from a webpage, YouTube, PowerPoint or another source via your Mac

How to download audio or music from a webpage, YouTube, PowerPoint or another source via your Mac

22 Jul 19

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How to connect iPhone to Mac

Here's how to connect an iPhone to a Mac, including MacBooks with USB-C ports

Here's how to connect an iPhone to a Mac, including MacBooks with USB-C ports

16 Jul 19

 
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How to Force Quit, or Control Alt Delete on a Mac

Here's how to close programs that are frozen on your Mac using the macOS equivalent of Ctrl-Alt-Delete

Here's how to close programs that are frozen on your Mac using the macOS equivalent of Ctrl-Alt-Delete

16 Jul 19

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How to share screens on Mac, iPad & iPhone

Want to screen share on Mac, iPad & iPhone? Here's how to remotely access a friend or colleague's Mac screen on your own device

Want to screen share on Mac, iPad & iPhone? Here's how to remotely access a friend or colleague's Mac screen on your own device

02 Jul 19

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