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How to speed up a Mac

Wondering why your Mac is running so slow? Here are some tips to make your Mac or MacBook run faster and improve its performance

Wondering why your Mac is running so slow? Here are some tips to make your Mac or MacBook run faster and improve its performance

18 Feb 21

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Why can't I update my Mac? Fixes if macOS installation fails

If your Mac won't update try these fixes, including what to do when the Big Sur update is stuck or an error occurs when installing

If your Mac won't update try these fixes, including what to do when the Big Sur update is stuck or an error occurs when installing

16 Feb 21

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How to start a Mac in Safe Mode

Here's how to start up a Mac (M1/Intel) in Safe Mode to fix issues and start up problems - plus how to tell if you're in Safe Mode

Here's how to start up a Mac (M1/Intel) in Safe Mode to fix issues and start up problems - plus how to tell if you're in Safe Mode

15 Feb 21

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How to stop Apple Music autoplaying extra songs

Sick of those 'similar' songs tacked on to the end of an album or playlist? Turn off Apple Music's autoplay feature

Sick of those 'similar' songs tacked on to the end of an album or playlist? Turn off Apple Music's autoplay feature

08 Feb 21

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How to clean install macOS Big Sur, Catalina or older

Speed up your Mac and rid it of problems by reformatting it before doing a clean install of macOS Big Sur or another version

Speed up your Mac and rid it of problems by reformatting it before doing a clean install of macOS Big Sur or another version

02 Feb 21

 
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How to use Mac Recovery Mode

Need to use macOS Recovery mode? We look at the key combinations you need to start a Mac in Recovery mode & what to do once inside

Need to use macOS Recovery mode? We look at the key combinations you need to start a Mac in Recovery mode & what to do once inside

02 Feb 21

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How to factory reset a MacBook or Mac - Intel and M1

Need to completely reset a MacBook? Want to wipe a Mac and reinstall macOS before selling? Here's how to erase an Intel or M1 Mac

Need to completely reset a MacBook? Want to wipe a Mac and reinstall macOS before selling? Here's how to erase an Intel or M1 Mac

27 Jan 21

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How to get five months Apple Music for free

Use Shazam to identify a song playing and you'll be invited to take advantage of five months Apple Music for free

Use Shazam to identify a song playing and you'll be invited to take advantage of five months Apple Music for free

15 Jan 21

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How to do hashtag on Mac #

Can't find the hashtag key on your Mac keyboard? That's because there isn't one! Here's the solution if you want to type # on a Mac

Can't find the hashtag key on your Mac keyboard? That's because there isn't one! Here's the solution if you want to type # on a Mac

14 Jan 21

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Should I shut down my Mac every night?

We show how to create schedules for putting your Mac to sleep or shutting it down

We show how to create schedules for putting your Mac to sleep or shutting it down

18 Dec 20

 
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How to switch iPhones and transfer your data

We show how to transfer data, settings, contacts, photos, apps and more from one iPhone to another

We show how to transfer data, settings, contacts, photos, apps and more from one iPhone to another

17 Dec 20

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How to install macOS Big Sur on an old unsupported Mac

Mac or MacBook too old to run the latest macOS? Maybe not! Here's how to update older Macs to Big Sur using the Big Sur patcher

Mac or MacBook too old to run the latest macOS? Maybe not! Here's how to update older Macs to Big Sur using the Big Sur patcher

10 Dec 20

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How to download old macOS and Mac OS X versions

Need the installation files for an older macOS? We tell you where to download Catalina, Mojave, El Capitan, Sierra or older

Need the installation files for an older macOS? We tell you where to download Catalina, Mojave, El Capitan, Sierra or older

10 Dec 20

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How to copy and paste on Mac

Guide to cut & paste including: how to paste without formatting, how to paste between devices, how to see Mac clipboard history...

Guide to cut & paste including: how to paste without formatting, how to paste between devices, how to see Mac clipboard history...

08 Dec 20

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How to remove macOS beta from a Mac

Regret installing macOS beta? Want to stop getting beta updates now Big Sur's here? Here's how to remove macOS beta profile from Mac

Regret installing macOS beta? Want to stop getting beta updates now Big Sur's here? Here's how to remove macOS beta profile from Mac

16 Nov 20

 
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How to update macOS: Update to Big Sur from Catalina

Guide to installing the new macOS Big Sur operating system update on your Mac: get the latest version of macOS on your Mac

Guide to installing the new macOS Big Sur operating system update on your Mac: get the latest version of macOS on your Mac

12 Nov 20

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How to make a video slideshow on your iPhone using Photos

You can make gorgeous home videos or slideshows using the Memories feature in Photos on the iPhone. Here's how...

You can make gorgeous home videos or slideshows using the Memories feature in Photos on the iPhone. Here's how...

30 Oct 20

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