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How to download your iTunes library on Mac

How to download your iTunes library on Mac

Download and keep a local copy of your iTunes library with these helpful tips - ideal if you're trying to move iTunes music to another Mac

Download and keep a local copy of your iTunes library with these helpful tips - ideal if you're trying to move iTunes music to another Mac

13 Feb 17

How to sync iMessage conversations on iPhone, iPad and Mac

How to sync iMessage conversations on iPhone, iPad and Mac

iMessages sent from iPhone not appearing on Mac? Here's how to sync iMessage conversations between iPhone, iPad and Mac

iMessages sent from iPhone not appearing on Mac? Here's how to sync iMessage conversations between iPhone, iPad and Mac

09 Feb 17

How to stop Netflix buffering on Mac

How to stop Netflix buffering on Mac

Video quality settings and router optimisation tips for keeping Netflix content pause-free

Video quality settings and router optimisation tips for keeping Netflix content pause-free

02 Feb 17

What (and where) is the Option key on Mac? | What is the Apple key?

What (and where) is the Option key on Mac? | What is the Apple key?

Our simple guide to lesser-known keys on the Mac keyboard explains the Option key, Alt key, Apple key and Command key, and where to find them

Our simple guide to lesser-known keys on the Mac keyboard explains the Option key, Alt key, Apple key and Command key, and where to find them

27 Jan 17

 
How to set up and learn Python coding on a Mac

How to set up and learn Python coding on a Mac

Learn to code in Python on a Mac with our guide to installation, setup and training courses

Learn to code in Python on a Mac with our guide to installation, setup and training courses

27 Jan 17

How to disable a MacBook webcam

How to disable a MacBook webcam

Protect yourself from digital peeping Toms by securing your Mac's webcam and microphone

Protect yourself from digital peeping Toms by securing your Mac's webcam and microphone

05 Jan 17

How to use Apple Pay on your Mac

How to use Apple Pay on your Mac

Apple Pay can now be used on Macs, and not just the MacBook Pro with Touch Bar.

Apple Pay can now be used on Macs, and not just the MacBook Pro with Touch Bar.

25 Dec 16

 
How to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Mac & Windows PC

How to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Mac & Windows PC

Looking to get started with iCloud? We explain how to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, Mac or even Windows PC

Looking to get started with iCloud? We explain how to set up iCloud on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, Mac or even Windows PC

12 Dec 16

How to get MacBook Pro Touch Bar on any iMac or MacBook

How to get MacBook Pro Touch Bar on any iMac or MacBook

No need to fork out for Apple's new MacBook Pro - here's two ways to get the all-new Touch Bar on any Mac.

No need to fork out for Apple's new MacBook Pro - here's two ways to get the all-new Touch Bar on any Mac.

17 Nov 16

 
How to get Escape key on new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar: Never mind the Touch Bar, heres how to get a physical escape key on the new MacBook Pro

How to get Escape key on new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar

The Touch Bar is a nice addition to the MacBook Pro, but we want a physical Escape key. Here's how to get one.

The Touch Bar is a nice addition to the MacBook Pro, but we want a physical Escape key. Here's how to get one.

08 Nov 16

How to restore startup chime on MacBook Pro

How to restore startup chime on MacBook Pro

The 2016 MacBook Pro auto-boots when its lid is opened or when it is powered; it also has no startup chime - here's the remedy

The 2016 MacBook Pro auto-boots when its lid is opened or when it is powered; it also has no startup chime - here's the remedy

08 Nov 16

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