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How to update Mac software to macOS Catalina

Complete guide to updating the operating system software on a Mac, including what you need to do to prepare your Mac and how to install macOS Catalina

Complete guide to updating the operating system software on a Mac, including what you need to do to prepare your Mac and how to install macOS Catalina

14 Aug 19

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How to get macOS Catalina beta

How to try out the next version of macOS - Catalina - before the general public

How to try out the next version of macOS - Catalina - before the general public

17 Jul 19

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How to Reset Apple ID

All Apple products demand an Apple ID, but that doesn't mean you're stuck with the same one for life

All Apple products demand an Apple ID, but that doesn't mean you're stuck with the same one for life

15 Jul 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:

02 Jul 19

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What Mac do I have?

Here's how to tell how old a Mac is, its model number and what type of MacBook or Mac you have

Here's how to tell how old a Mac is, its model number and what type of MacBook or Mac you have

18 Jun 19

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What to do if Safari keeps crashing

How to fix Safari crashes on Mac and iOS, find out what's causing Safari to close

How to fix Safari crashes on Mac and iOS, find out what's causing Safari to close

12 Jun 19

 
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How to use a PS4 or Xbox One controller on Mac

Connect a PS4 DualShock 4 or Xbox One controller to your Mac and play games using high-end controllers

Connect a PS4 DualShock 4 or Xbox One controller to your Mac and play games using high-end controllers

04 Jun 19

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How to free space on a Mac

We outline simple ways to free up hard drive space on a Mac instead of buying an external hard drive

We outline simple ways to free up hard drive space on a Mac instead of buying an external hard drive

21 May 19

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How to remove a virus from a Mac

Mac malware is rare, but it does exist. Here's how to remove Mac viruses, and how to avoid getting infected in the first place

Mac malware is rare, but it does exist. Here's how to remove Mac viruses, and how to avoid getting infected in the first place

02 Apr 19

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How to Show Hidden Files on Mac

Apple hides away certain files from user eyes, but sometimes you need to gain access to fix a problem. Here's how

Apple hides away certain files from user eyes, but sometimes you need to gain access to fix a problem. Here's how

28 Mar 19

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How to use Siri on the Mac

How to use Siri on the Mac, including how to trigger Siri by saying Hey Siri and more tricks

How to use Siri on the Mac, including how to trigger Siri by saying Hey Siri and more tricks

06 Mar 19

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How to install macOS on a PC

Apple may not want you to install macOS on a PC, but it can be done. Here's our guide to building a Hackintosh

Apple may not want you to install macOS on a PC, but it can be done. Here's our guide to building a Hackintosh

12 Feb 19

 
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How to use Time Machine to back up a Mac

Don't risk losing everything on your Mac! It's easy to back up using Apple's Time Machine. Here's how

Don't risk losing everything on your Mac! It's easy to back up using Apple's Time Machine. Here's how

17 Jul 18

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How to use FaceTime on a Mac

Here's how to make a FaceTime video call for free on your Mac, and what to do when FaceTime isn't working

Here's how to make a FaceTime video call for free on your Mac, and what to do when FaceTime isn't working

30 Jan 18

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How to use System Preferences settings on a Mac

Learn how to control and adjust your Mac's settings in every version of macOS up to High Sierra, with our guide to System Preferences

Learn how to control and adjust your Mac's settings in every version of macOS up to High Sierra, with our guide to System Preferences

22 Jan 18

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How to set up an out of office message in Mail on a Mac

Going away for a few days? Let people know you when you'll be back by setting up an out of office reply in Mac Mail

Going away for a few days? Let people know you when you'll be back by setting up an out of office reply in Mac Mail

18 Dec 17

 
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How to start a Mac in Safe Mode

Here's how to start a Mac in Safe Mode so you can troubleshoot and fix issues

Here's how to start a Mac in Safe Mode so you can troubleshoot and fix issues

20 Oct 17

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Mac power user tips and hidden tricks

The Mac has many secrets - here are some handy Mac shortcuts you didn't know about

The Mac has many secrets - here are some handy Mac shortcuts you didn't know about

21 Jul 17

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Apple TV streaming service: what, where, when and how much

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