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How to move from PC to Mac

Moving from a PC to a Mac? From drivers and antivirus options to gaming and movies, our migration guide has everything you need to know

Moving from a PC to a Mac? From drivers and antivirus options to gaming and movies, our migration guide has everything you need to know

19 Apr 17

 
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Move photos from a Mac to an Android or Windows tablet

Here's how to make the Mac play nicely with rival products: transfer photos from Mac to Android & Windows tablets

Here's how to make the Mac play nicely with rival products: transfer photos from Mac to Android & Windows tablets

16 Mar 17

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Is the App Store down?

Having trouble downloading apps or connecting to the App Store? Here's how to check if there's a problem with the site

Having trouble downloading apps or connecting to the App Store? Here's how to check if there's a problem with the site

10 Mar 17

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How to use a Windows keyboard with Mac: Remap keys to fit macOS

Want to use a Windows PC keyboard with a Mac? You can! This quick tip will let you remap the keys and use a PC keyboard with a Mac

Want to use a Windows PC keyboard with a Mac? You can! This quick tip will let you remap the keys and use a PC keyboard with a Mac

23 Feb 17

 
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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

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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

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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

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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

 
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How to improve MacBook battery life

Get better battery life from your MacBook with these 17 macOS Sierra (and Mac OS X) power-saving tricks for Apple laptops

Get better battery life from your MacBook with these 17 macOS Sierra (and Mac OS X) power-saving tricks for Apple laptops

25 Jan 17

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iPhone XR 2019 release date, price & specs rumours

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Comment faire une sauvegarde de son PC ?

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