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How to factory reset a Mac or MacBook

We explain how to completely wipe all personal data from a Mac if it's misbehaving or you're selling it on, including the new Catalina method

We explain how to completely wipe all personal data from a Mac if it's misbehaving or you're selling it on, including the new Catalina method

27 Jan 20

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How to find & delete duplicate files on Mac

We show how to clear valuable space by finding and deleting duplicate files which could be slowing down your Mac

We show how to clear valuable space by finding and deleting duplicate files which could be slowing down your Mac

22 Jan 20

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How to install Windows on Mac

Get Windows up and running on your Mac, using Boot Camp, VMware, Parallels and VirtualBox

Get Windows up and running on your Mac, using Boot Camp, VMware, Parallels and VirtualBox

21 Jan 20

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How to set up an iPhone hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data connection with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

It's easy to share your iPhone's data connection with a Mac or iPad and browse the internet on the go. Here's how to make a Wi-Fi hotspot

15 Jan 20

 
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How to tell if someone has blocked your number on iPhone

Think someone has blocked your number on their iPhone? Here's how to find out why your calls aren't being answered

Think someone has blocked your number on their iPhone? Here's how to find out why your calls aren't being answered

15 Jan 20

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How to stop an iPhone autocorrecting 'fuck'

Do you find that your iPhone keeps autocorrecting the word "fuck" to "duck"? We show how to stop this happening

Do you find that your iPhone keeps autocorrecting the word "fuck" to "duck"? We show how to stop this happening

14 Jan 20

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How to watch free movies on iPad & iPhone

We show you the best apps and online resources to help you enjoy films and movies for free on your iOS or iPadOS device

We show you the best apps and online resources to help you enjoy films and movies for free on your iOS or iPadOS device

13 Jan 20

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How to share Wi-Fi from Mac

You can turn your Mac into a Wi-Fi Hotspot and share your internet connection

You can turn your Mac into a Wi-Fi Hotspot and share your internet connection

10 Jan 20

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How to watch The Morning Show

The Morning Show is a tense new drama starring Jennifer Anniston and Reese Witherspoon. Here's how you can watch it on Apple TV+

The Morning Show is a tense new drama starring Jennifer Anniston and Reese Witherspoon. Here's how you can watch it on Apple TV+

10 Jan 20

 
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How to update an app on iPhone or iPad

Keeping your apps up to date keeps them working smoothly and securely. Here's how to update any app on your iPhone or iPad

Keeping your apps up to date keeps them working smoothly and securely. Here's how to update any app on your iPhone or iPad

09 Jan 20

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How to edit a PDF on Mac

It's quick and easy to add text, signatures and annotations to PDFs on your Mac. And it needn't cost a penny.

It's quick and easy to add text, signatures and annotations to PDFs on your Mac. And it needn't cost a penny.

07 Jan 20

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How to get text messages on your Mac

It's easy to send and receive text messages on your Mac - including texts from friends who don't have iPhones

It's easy to send and receive text messages on your Mac - including texts from friends who don't have iPhones

06 Jan 20

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How to set up parental controls on Mac

Your Mac features free built-in parental controls to keep kids safe. Here's how to put them in place

Your Mac features free built-in parental controls to keep kids safe. Here's how to put them in place

03 Jan 20

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How to use iPhone as TV remote

Control your TV using your iPhone: with these apps you can use your iPhone as a TV remote

Control your TV using your iPhone: with these apps you can use your iPhone as a TV remote

03 Jan 20

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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

20 Dec 19

 
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How to adblock Safari and Chrome on a Mac

Irritated by online advertising? We show how to easily block adverts, popups, trackers, autoplay videos and more on your Mac

Irritated by online advertising? We show how to easily block adverts, popups, trackers, autoplay videos and more on your Mac

20 Dec 19

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How to resize an image on a Mac

Resize images, adjust the dimensions or make them smaller using software that comes with your Mac

Resize images, adjust the dimensions or make them smaller using software that comes with your Mac

17 Dec 19

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