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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

10 Jul 17

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How to solar-charge a MacBook in the UK

Is it feasible to use solar energy to charge your Mac if you live in the UK, and what are the best methods and kit to use?

Is it feasible to use solar energy to charge your Mac if you live in the UK, and what are the best methods and kit to use?

20 Jun 17

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How to protect your privacy online on Mac

We offer simple but comprehensive advice on protecting your privacy online when using a Mac

We offer simple but comprehensive advice on protecting your privacy online when using a Mac

19 Jun 17

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How to mine Bitcoin on Mac

We show you how to create, or mine, Bitcoin on your Mac, and discuss whether you're likely to make a profit

We show you how to create, or mine, Bitcoin on your Mac, and discuss whether you're likely to make a profit

26 May 17

 
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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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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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