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How to recover data from damaged Mac or external drive

How to recover data from damaged Mac or external drive

Sometimes we forget to create a backup, but all is not lost if our hard drive or SSD has crashed. Here's our guide to recovery.

Sometimes we forget to create a backup, but all is not lost if our hard drive or SSD has crashed. Here's our guide to recovery.

20 Apr 18

Best pro photo editors for Mac 2018

Best pro photo editors for Mac 2018

We round up the best photo-editing software applications for Mac professionals

We round up the best photo-editing software applications for Mac professionals

20 Apr 18

How to clear Safari's cache and cookies on Mac

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

17 Apr 18

What to do about Apple's 'Not Optimized for your Mac' warning

What to do about Apple's 'Not Optimized for your Mac' warning

Why you are seeing a not optimised warning about incompatible apps, and how to find 32-bit apps that won't work in macOS 10.14

Why you are seeing a not optimised warning about incompatible apps, and how to find 32-bit apps that won't work in macOS 10.14

17 Apr 18

How to delete web browsing history on Mac

How to delete web browsing history on Mac

Safeguard your privacy with our guide to clearing your Mac's web browser history, covering Safari, Chrome, Firefox & Opera

Safeguard your privacy with our guide to clearing your Mac's web browser history, covering Safari, Chrome, Firefox & Opera

16 Apr 18

How to change the admin password on a Mac

How to change the admin password on a Mac

Here's how to change the admin password on your Mac if you've forgotten it and can't make system changes

Here's how to change the admin password on your Mac if you've forgotten it and can't make system changes

16 Apr 18

 
How to improve WiFi signal

How to improve WiFi signal

Advice for improving your WiFi range and wireless internet speed

Advice for improving your WiFi range and wireless internet speed

13 Apr 18

How to open a .docx Word file on Mac, iPad or iPhone

How to open a .docx Word file on Mac, iPad or iPhone

Want to collaborate with PC-based colleagues? Here's how to open, edit, save and export .docx Word files on Mac, iPad or iPhone

Want to collaborate with PC-based colleagues? Here's how to open, edit, save and export .docx Word files on Mac, iPad or iPhone

11 Apr 18

Best backup software for Mac 2018

Best backup software for Mac 2018

Looking to keep your data safe? Here are the best Mac backup apps and online services out there

Looking to keep your data safe? Here are the best Mac backup apps and online services out there

10 Apr 18

How to learn Swift 4

How to learn Swift 4

Frustrated with learning Swift 4? Help is at hand with these handy resources.

Frustrated with learning Swift 4? Help is at hand with these handy resources.

10 Apr 18

Best Mac for app development 2018

Best Mac for app development 2018

Getting serious about app development and looking for the best Mac for coding? We've got it covered:

Getting serious about app development and looking for the best Mac for coding? We've got it covered:

06 Apr 18

MacBook vs MacBook Pro

MacBook vs MacBook Pro

What's in an inch? We pit the 12in MacBook against the 13in MacBook Pro

What's in an inch? We pit the 12in MacBook against the 13in MacBook Pro

06 Apr 18

 
Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac review

Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac review

Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac offers easy installation but a slow full system scan.

Kaspersky Internet Security for Mac offers easy installation but a slow full system scan.

04 Apr 18

How to block websites on a Mac

How to block websites on a Mac

Make sure the kids aren't looking at porn, and your employees aren't reading Facebook: block unwanted sites on a Mac

Make sure the kids aren't looking at porn, and your employees aren't reading Facebook: block unwanted sites on a Mac

27 Mar 18

How to share Mac internet connection

How to share Mac internet connection

Can't get your iPhone onto the Wi-Fi network? Unable to get all your devices onto a hotel Wi-Fi network? Share your connection to the web

Can't get your iPhone onto the Wi-Fi network? Unable to get all your devices onto a hotel Wi-Fi network? Share your connection to the web

27 Mar 18

How to clean a Mac

How to clean a Mac

Before you sell your Mac, or let someone else use it, here's what you should do if you don't want to share your germs

Before you sell your Mac, or let someone else use it, here's what you should do if you don't want to share your germs

27 Mar 18

 
How to speed up a slow Mac

How to speed up a slow Mac

Mac running too slow? Here are some performance tips & software to make your Mac run faster

Mac running too slow? Here are some performance tips & software to make your Mac run faster

22 Mar 18

How to test a Mac's speed & performance

How to test a Mac's speed & performance

Benchmarking the performance of your Mac's CPU, GPU and hard drive is easier than you might think. Here's how to speed-test a Mac

Benchmarking the performance of your Mac's CPU, GPU and hard drive is easier than you might think. Here's how to speed-test a Mac

21 Mar 18

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