Apple improved its Dictation service in Mavericks and made it available offline. Here’s how you can make full use of this offline Dictation feature.
Mac OS X tips & tricks
In addition to Facebook and Twitter, OS X Mavericks also lets you post to Linkedin from the Notification Center. Here’s how to set it up.
Want to insert smilies and symbols into your tweets and/or Facebook status messages? If so, here’s how you can use Emoji in Mac OS X Mavericks.
If you need to troubleshoot an issue on your Mac, the best way to do this is to initiate a Safe Boot and run in safe mode. Here are the steps to do so.
Enjoying the newest version of Safari in OS X Mavericks, but hating the new zoom feature? Here’s how to easily disable the smart zoom feature.
The newer Mac doesn’t have a audio line-in port, so how can you use external microphone in Mac? We will show you how.
There’s nothing worse than having a CD/DVD stuck in your Mac, with no way to get it out. Luckily, this short and sweet terminal command can force eject stuck CD from your Mac.
Mac OS X Mavericks comes with 43 beautiful, stunning and yet, hidden, backgrounds. Use the trick here to access these hidden Mavericks wallpapers
If you are one of those “old” Mac users who are not eligible for free iWork, here is a simple trick to grab the latest iWork for free.
In this tutorial, we show you how to create an OS X Mavericks bootable USB drive and perform a clean install on your Mac.
It makes sense to sell off your old Mac to get some cash to offset the cost of a new Mac/PC. This tutorial shows you how to factory reset your Mac prior to selling it off.
Tired of having folders full of unneeded archive files on your Mac? Learn how to automatically move archive files to trash or delete them after expanding.
By using a hidden menu bar option in Mac OS X, you can add an eject disk button to the menu bar, so that you can easily eject a CD or DVD with one click.
In Mac, you can easily input the dollar sign ($) symbol. What if you need to enter an European dollar sign (€) and other currency symbols? Here is how you do it.
With a single-line terminal command used in Mac OS, you can add half star ratings to your songs in iTunes. Here’s how.
For Mac users, if you have plenty of applications running, you might find that your desktop is cluttered with all sort of application windows. Here are several keyboard shortcuts that you can use to quickly de-clutter your desktop.
Encfs is particularly useful for encrypting files that you want to store in the cloud. Using encfs in Linux and Windows is pretty straightforward as there are installers for both platforms. However, for Mac OS X, installing encfs is not as easy as it should be. Here is how you can install and use encfs in Mac OS X.
You don’t have to add a song to the iTunes library to sync it to your iPhone. Here is how you can transfer music to iPhone without adding it to iTunes library.